HDAI is an entrepreneurial company developing and commercializing proprietary quantitative solutions to capture, integrate and interpret healthcare data to improve decisions and outcomes. We specialize in transforming this data into actionable information for clients across a broad array of industries and applications. HDAI is located in Dedham, MA near the Commuter Rail (25 minutes from Back Bay and South Station) and I-95/128.
The Data Engineer and Programmer will be primarily responsible for developing SAS code to support data analysis, data cleansing, and integration with other applications including SQL. The role will assist with optimizing and maintaining data, creating data tables and implementing tools and techniques to synthesize and transform complex data sets into functional structures and code. In addition to the primary responsibilities, we are looking for a programmer who is able to support other statistical applications, is able to understand statistical approaches as well being proficient in area of other languages such as C#, and is knowledgeable of the .Net framework. While this is an individual contributor role the ideal candidate should be able to coordinate with a team to solve complex business and technological problems.
Specific daily duties
Develop and optimize SAS code, data models and with statistical mindset
Translate requirements into functional code and solutions
Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
Ability to understand and work with complex data sets and relationships
Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of code
Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to mitigate and address these issues
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
Competitive based on experience
5+ years of relevant work experience
Proficient in SAS programming supporting analytic business solutions
Strong knowledge of computer science and computing
Proficient in C, C++, C#, or other comparable languages
Familiar with various design and architectural patterns and fundamental understanding of design principles for building a scalable application
Working expertise with relational datasets and database management software (e.g., SQL)
Strong command of verbal and written English
Outstanding critical thinking and attention to detail
Time management skills to complete work within allocated time frames
Highly qualified recent graduates will be considered.
Bachelor’s Degree (minimum) in the field of Computer Science, Information Systems, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or related field.
HDAI is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Send resume to
Katelyn Bianculli - katelyn.bianculli@HDA-Institute.com.