Sr. Site Reliability Engineer
Abacus Insights is a mission-driven, start-up technology company that is focused on improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of healthcare, and delivering a more seamless healthcare experience. At our core, we are passionate about advancing healthcare and improving people’s lives through technology.
With our deep expertise in cloud-enabled technologies and knowledge of the healthcare industry, we have built an innovative data integration and management platform that allows healthcare payers access to data that has been historically siloed and inaccessible. Through our platform, these health insurance payers can ingest and manage all the data they need to transform their business by supporting their analytical, operational, and financial needs.
Through this mission and passion to aid people and population health, we have built a highly successful SaaS business that is heavily funded (since our founding in 2017 we have over 18 million) by leading VC firms who have deep expertise in the healthcare and technology industries. At Abacus, we are solving problems of massive scale and complexity in an industry that is not only ripe for disruption but requires innovation. We see massive growth in our future and would love for you to be a part of it!
Our Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team is looking to bring on an experienced Sr. Site Reliability Engineer. If you are interested in being an early founding member of a team that is absolutely critical to the overall success of our company, this is a position for you. Our SRE team is responsible for all of our customer environment’s and helping to operate our platform with a software engineering focus. Our SRE team is responsible for the customer perception of the Abacus platform and how available and responsive it is to our customers. As a founding member of this team you will be exposed to every area of our platform and AWS services (Serverless - Lambda, EKS - Kubernetes, etc.) but even more so, help drive the evolution of the product and team as we continue to grow rapidly.
- Help drive the overall success of the SRE team through identification, design, and implementation of internal process improvement, technical delivery, and product performance.
- Optimizing data delivery, designing or re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, availability, and reliability.
- Become an expert in AWS and other cloud service providers (currently we deploy on AWS but who knows what the future holds)
- Run our infrastructure with Terraform and Kubernetes.
- Document actions so your findings turn into repeatable actions which then we can automate
- Help make the deployment process boring through proactive thinking, persistence, promoting best practices, and cross team collaboration with our technical and non-technical teams
- Analyze large, complex data sets for efficiencies to meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
- Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
- Work with stakeholders including product engineering teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
- Consult on architecture to separate sensitive healthcare data among multiple customers in a multi-tenant environment
- Create data tools for analytics and data scientists that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader.
- Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.
What you bring to the Abacus Team:
- Experience with Terraform, Kubernetes, or other related technologies.
- Have strong programming skills (Python, Java or other OOP languages)
- In-depth AWS knowledge
- Experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.
- Experience documenting so you don’t have to learn the same things over.
- Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.
- Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
- Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.
- Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores.
- Strong project management and organizational skills.
- Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.