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Big Data Engineer in Madrid


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Job Description

Location Spain, Barcelona, Sant Cugat del Vallès

Who we are
At Roche, 98,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Purpose:

  • As a Big Data engineer, you do more than just ingesting data in the Datalake. You design the Big Data architecture to implement the Data and Open Platform strategy and ensure the implementation of it according to the compliance and quality standards of Roche Diabetes Care.
  • As a Big Data engineer, you work with Data Scientists, Data Analysts, Product Managers to support their data and tools needs.
  • As a Big Data Engineer, you will ensure the data is properly governed following the FAIR principles
  • As a Big Data engineer, you serve as an big data expert for your partners, to help them make better decisions based in data and helping RDC to become a data-driven organization.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Build and maintain the Roche Diabetes Care Big Data platform  ensuring the FAIR principles are achieved and a sustainable and organic growth of the platform.
  • Lead a team that will build scalable data pipelines to integrate and model datasets from different sources
  • Manage the datalake and data warehouse plans ensuring the data protection regulations.
  • Help to build decisions based in data, providing the tools and data to implement algorithms and insights
  • Maintain and Implement the Data Governance & Quality Framework for ensuring control of data
  • Define and implement a Data Governance & Quality Operating Model that defines the roles & responsibilities, governance boards, and governance processes
  • Work with data infrastructure to triage infra issues and drive to resolution
  • Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders to understand their business needs.
  • Enforce a data driven culture throughout the team and to lead data science projects that will have impact throughout the organization
  • Manage operational relationship with third party suppliers and consultants

Key skills and Experience:

Minimum qualifications:

  • BS degree Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years relevant experience
  • 4+ years experience building Data Platforms, Datalakes and Business Intelligence solutions
  • 2+ years of Programming or scripting experience (Python, Scala, PHP...)
  • 2+ years experience implementing large scale ETL architecture, supporting multiple data sources (internal and external) and multiple use cases (product analytics, marketing, statistical modeling, executive dashboards).
  • Experience in SQL, Relational, MPP and NoSQL databases
  • Experience in AWS Cloud
  • Experience in Tableau, Qlik or PowerBI tools.
  • Experience in data governance, data catalogs and data quality frameworks
  • Experience managing globally distributed teams and 3rd party relationships
  • Independent judgment and decision-making ability
  • Good communication skills and excellent team collaboration
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive

Preferred qualifications or experience:

  • MS in Computer Science or related field.
  • 2+ years relevant experience working either in Map Reduce or an MPP system
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience as product owner
  • Experience in Java and experience in scripting languages (Python, Perl, AWK)
  • Experience in Data Science projects
  • Experience in Healthcare IT

About Roche

  • Healthcare

  • Public

  • Basel

  • 100.000

  • 1896

Our commitment

For more than 40 years. Roche Diabetes Care is pioneering innovative diabetes technologies and services. Being a global leader in integrated diabetes management, more than 5,000 employees in over 100 markets worldwide aim every day to help people with diabetes and those at risk to experience true relief from the daily therapy routines. We are dedicated to advancing how care is being provided and to achieve this, we collaborate with caregivers healthcare providers and payers worldwide to drive optimal management of this complex condition and contribute to building sustainable care structures.

Personalized diabetes management

At Roche Diabetes Care we believe that a collaborative, integrated and personalized approach is needed to determine the optimal therapy for each person with diabetes or at risk of developing the disease. It is equally important for us to spark lifestyle changes, encourage motivation and determine opportunities that will enable patients to reach the individual health goals by spending more time in range.

Under the brand Accu-Chek and in collaboration with partners. Roche Diabetes Care creates value by providing integrated solutions to monitor glucose levels, deliver insulin and track as well as contextualize relevant data points to contribute to a successful therapy. By establishing an open ecosystem, connecting devices and digital solutions, Roche Diabetes Care will help to enable personalized diabetes management which will thus help improve therapy outcomes.

By driving digital health in an open ecosystem and offering integrated diabetes management solutions and services, we are aiming to shape the way diabetes care is being provided now and in the future.


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