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The Hutch Data Commonwealth (HDC) represents a new organization within the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center with a mission to develop new capabilities and resources to facilitate the center’s interaction with large and complex data sets. As a member of the Data Engineering team, this position will play an important role in supporting the collection, management, and analysis of clinical, genomic, and other research data supporting research teams across Fred Hutch and other organizations. In this position you will work independently with multiple product teams and stakeholders defining and delivering innovative data solutions with traditional relational database technologies as well as applying modern data architecture building streaming data pipelines, large-scale distributed processing, and cloud data services. In addition to the technical implementations, this role will work closely with scientists, consortium partners, and other technical staff to design, develop, and manage innovative data solutions.
Successful candidates will have in-depth knowledge of current database and distributed systems technologies, demonstrated experience in design, development, implementation and management of modern data solutions, and be able to clearly articulate and present technical information to project teams and other non-technical stakeholders.
The Data Engineer IV position will report to the Senior Director of Engineering Operations. Following an agile-based project methodology, this position will work closely with the Product Management team on multiple projects on both independent and collaborative work assignments.
The primary responsibilities of the Data Engineer IV position include: