HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Senior Clinical Data Integration Engineer in Nashville, Tennessee

Why HealthTrust?

HealthTrust is the industry's leading group purchasing organization (GPO), providing sustainable savings for supplies and expert sourcing for medical device and purchased services.

With an annual purchasing volume by our members of over $18 billion, membership includes over 1,400 not-for-profit and for-profit acute care facilities and 10,600 surgery centers, alternative sites and physician practices.

Founded in 1999, HealthTrust is organized as a limited partnership. A wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary of HCA Holdings, Inc. is the general partner and operates the partnership, controlling the majority of voting interest of the GPO. All other GPO equity holders are all healthcare providers or are owned by healthcare providers. HealthTrust is the only GPO with a truly committed model—with member-driven decision making, compliant purchasing, and a national portfolio of unparalleled value.

HealthTrust is a Spend Management Company responsible for supporting over 1,600 for-profit and not-for-profit acute care facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, and over 31,500 physician practices and alternate care sites in the United States and United Kingdom. HealthTrust further supports 1,500 non-Healthcare companies. HealthTrust subsidiaries include AdvantageTrust, HealthTrust Europe, HealthTrust China, CoreTrust Europe, Catalog360, Clinical Data Solutions, and InVivolink.

The Senior Clinical Data Integration Engineer position reports directly to the Clinical Data Systems Delivery Manager at HealthTrust. The employee will demonstrate a solid understanding of enterprise data warehousing, data integration technology, data and process modeling, secure programming principles, test-driven development or another unit testing methodology, and advanced coding practices.


  • Work independently and collaboratively to build, test and deploy technical solutions across all layers of the Clinical Data stack

  • Develop ETL/ELT for HealthTrust’s clinical data applications

  • Performance tune and troubleshoot ETL/ELT jobs and processes

  • I mplement fault-tolerant, high-performance, and multi-parallel algorithms for data processing, and for delivering data streams to drive a wide range of reportss

  • Ensure proper implementation of architectural guidance while expanding the usefulness of the data applications and database platforms

  • Collaborate with various users to understand requirements for data capture and processing and dimensional modeling

  • Collaborate with business analysts, project leads, management and customers to develop, refine, scope and plan business requirements in alignment with strategic focus of the enterprise

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan and deliver features

  • Participate in large-scale development projects involving multiple areas outside of core team

  • Provide accurate and thorough estimates, impact analysis, design, and unit testing to ensure smooth delivery of product features with attention to detail, dependencies and reduction in defects

  • Integrate new/existing software with existing systems

  • Provide rigorous cross-team, operational support within service delivery guidelines

  • Monitor production loads and oversee root cause analysis for all load failures

  • Monitor unit testing of products and review technical documentation

  • Develop software implementation documentation and troubleshooting guides

  • Participate in technology option discussions and decisions for tool selection and product development

  • Participate in lean agile software development practices

  • Understand and comply with defined SDLC processes and coding standards

  • Identify and implement continuous improvement of technical and operational activities


Bachelor's degree required with the preferred fields in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics. Master's degree preferred.


5 years of relevant working experience preferably in the Healthcare IT industry

  • Clinical Data Experience required

  • Experience with SSIS required

  • Teradata/Oracle experience required

  • ETL/ELT experience required

Job: *Information Technology

Title: Senior Clinical Data Integration Engineer

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-1100 Charlotte - Capitol View

Requisition ID: 60479881CORP