Engineer in Test/Developer (R1007304) in Kirkland, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 4/28/2018

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Job Description

We are the world’s leading company providing information, technology, and services for virtually every type of stakeholder in healthcare. Every day, we innovates on a large scale. We have been the big data company in healthcare before the “Big Data” term was defined. Since 1954 we have been helping healthcare organizations harness commercial and scientific insights and execute on their most strategic initiatives. We develop and operate systems and applications using big data technologies on our private-public hybrid cloud. We store and compute more than 20 petabytes of complex healthcare data on diseases, treatments, costs and outcomes to enable our clients to run their operations more efficiently. Our big data infrastructure is processing over 50 billion healthcare transactions annually. We employ over 50,000 professionals in over 100 countries to drive results for over 5,000 healthcare clients globally. We are a publicly listed company (NYSE – Q) with estimated revenue close to $7B and a market cap of over $18B.

We are looking for a Lead Quality Test Engineer as part of our strategic and multi-year big data platform initiative.

In this role you will work closely with the team of big data engineers to develop functional, regression test cases for big data pipelines. Build automation scripts using Scala or similar language. Adopt and establish testing standards and best practices in the cutting edge technology platform.

You are someone who is comfortable working in a fast paced collaborative team environment and a passionate problem solver who is highly focused and demonstrates agility.

Essential Qualifications required:
Extensive experience working in Agile processes and tools.
Experience working with data centric application testing and analytical aptitude.
Expertise in one or more query languages: SQL, Pig, HiveQL, etc.
Experience with automating APIs, Web Services, SOAP and/or REST services
Familiarity with data modeling for structured and unstructured data
Experience in Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive and non-relational solutions on Hadoop platform and/or SPARK engine in supporting Hadoop applications and testing
Expertise on one or more scripting languages: Java, Python, Ruby, Perl, Groovy etc.
Strong knowledge of interacting with NoSQL database HBASE or Cassandra
Automation tools like SOAP UI, Scala check.
Experience working with remote teams.

Nice to have:
Hands on experience in Hadoop platform/Hive/MapReduce/ SPARK, Hive and non-relational solutions on Hadoop platform and/or SPARK engine in supporting Hadoop applications and testing
Understanding of more scripting languages: Ruby/Perl/Groovy etc.
Understanding of more query languages: Pig, HiveQL, etc.
Programming knowledge of spark , spark streaming
Strong knowledge of interacting with NoSQL database HBASE or Cassandra
Automation tools like SOAP UI Pro, Scala check, SIESTA etc.
Automating APIs, Web Services, SOAP and/or REST services
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Job ID: R1007304