Development Engineer – Python

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Job-Type: full-time |


Development Engineer - Python

Job Purpose

The Data Operations team analyses complex data using databases and SQL to answer complex healthcare provider network and pricing questions and to communicate results and insights. This is a small team of engineers and analysts who have the goal of extracting useful information from messy healthcare data. This team uses modern tools (Python/ MySQL/ Greenplum/ Git) and work pragmatically to take on one of the biggest challenges in one of the biggest industries.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Own our customer analytics: analyse data to ensure a good search and pricing experience, streamline the customer launch process
  • Analyse hospital networks, claims and financial data, and communicate results to the engineering and business teams
  • SQL dive to identify and solve problems
  • Maintain and enhance our suite of data validation tests



Education and Experience
  • BS or MS in Computer Science / Math / Engineering or any analytical discipline
  • 2 - 5 years of experience in software development ideally involving analytics/ statistics/ data visualization
  • At least 3 years of work experience with Python
  • Demonstrated deep expertise in databases and SQL
  • Linux / Unix familiarity


Preferred Skills
  • Good communication skills and leadership skills
  • Experience in applying analytical thinking and systems to business problems, working with data, working with business teams; Healthcare domain expertise is a plus

About Castlight Health

Castlight health India, a Great Place to Work® certified organization is part of brand apree health Inc.

Castlight Health / apree health, Inc is transforming lives through better health.

Castlight / apree Health is building the first integrated health network that combines data-driven 
personalization, a coordinated care model, and aligned incentives to unlock value and make life better for those we serve.

We are integrating navigation data and technology with best-in-class advanced primary care to pioneer and scale value-based care in the commercial market. We deliver the industry’s leading navigation experience using data, technology, and a team of clinical experts.


Find Us

Our offices in Hyderabad are located in Salarpuria Knowledge City.

Located along the high-tech city corridor of Hyderabad, our office neighbours respected business and MNCs, hotels, multi-purpose shopping and wellness developments as well as provides ideal accessibility to major transport links.

However, the wellbeing and safety of our employees is of paramount importance and our offices are temporarily closed for business, in view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

We are currently working from home with hiring interviews and onboarding conducted virtually.

Join us

Castlight is an equal opportunity employer. Should your resume be shortlisted, a member of our hiring team will reach out to validate your details to evaluate fit.

Our technical assessment includes upto three rounds of interview followed by a managerial/ leadership interview for cultural fitment before a decision to an offer for employment is considered.

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