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Job Summary

Columbia, MD
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

BI Solutions Engineer Sr Advisor - BigData - PS3057

About the Job


Your innovation. Our impact. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater health for our communities, and greater experiences for our customers. Innovation is a top priority. Here, you'll have an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that brings together industry leaders and technology experts, so together we can drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to create solutions and programs that can truly make a difference at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsible for participating in all phases of the design and development life cycle of analytic applications and reporting tools, utilizing various BI technology platforms.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintains active relationships with customers to determine business requirements.
  • Oversees issue resolution and implementation of alternatives across enterprise initiatives.
  • Accountable for delivery of technology solutions.
  • Addresses risks and implements contingency plans.
  • Manages integration requirements and design.
  • Supervises the preparation of designs and technical and/or functional specifications.
  • Mentors others on coding standards and performs code reviews.
  • Supervises others on developing application internals for usability, reliability and scalability requirements.
  • Ensures system testing is complete, meets the test plan requirements and implemented according to plan.
  • Provides consultation for integration activities with other IT to ensure successful implementation and support of project efforts.
  • Assesses current status and supports BI planning efforts.
  • Designs and evaluates detailed design components with high-level architecture blue prints for multiple applications.
  • Provides guidance on conducting vendor evaluation and provides strategic direction based on evaluations.
  • Provides strategic guidance for developing pilots for Business Intelligence tool upgrades.
  • Anticipates opportunities for improvement and identifies alternate solutions.
  • Collaborates with engineers for creative ideas for Web portals supporting interactive content, analyzes and classifies complex change request and reviews and evaluates possible enhancements.
  • Partners with business, architecture and infrastructure to develop service level agreements to ensure consistency and customer satisfaction.
  • Performs hands-on tasks with development teams within big data and BI technology platforms to ensure technical design approaches are feasible.
  • Technologies will include but are not limited to Hadoop, Tableau, Teradata, and Informatica.
  • Works with development team to develop and define application scope and objectives and prepare functional and/or technical specifications.
  • Analyzes and evaluates detailed business and technical requirements.
  • Codes and maintains complex components of information systems.
  • Leads development of training documentation including proactive identification of additional needs and enhancements.


Requires an BA/BS degree in related field or technical institute training and 10 or more years related experience; experience on one or more platforms, and expert level experience three or more BI applications; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Experience with multiple Business Intelligence tools required. Ability to mentor others, lead medium or large projects and provide troubleshooting support. Multi database or multi language preferred.

Experience with multiple Business Intelligence tools required.
Multi database or multi language preferred.
Experience in a supervisory role of a technical team is asset.
Experience with Rational Suite is an asset.
Experience with Hadoop and related technologies (Cloudera, Hive, HBase, Spark, Scala, Kafka, Impala, Pig, Java, and the like) is required.
Experience with a variety of tools in the data management space ETL, BI, Data visualization, analytics especially as relates to the Big Data/Hadoop domain (Python, SAS, Tableau) is required.
Experience with BI Accelerator Technologies (Splice, Jethro, AtScale, etc.) is an asset.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.


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