Bring Healthcare Innovation to Life

The work we do at Pareto has the opportunity to change lives and improve the health of our communities. If creating meaningful impact through industry-leading innovations inspires you, then Pareto may be the place for you.

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The Pareto Way

We believe that who we are goes deeper than the services we provide our clients. It also encompasses the values and culture our organization embodies.

Rigorously Focused
on the Vital Few

We provide value to our customers by allowing them to focus on the greatest impact, while translating those insights into action.

Relentlessly Curious
& Market Driven

We don’t believe in the status quo. We are explorers and problem solvers, fearlessly traveling into uncharted territory, and always looking for ways to disrupt and innovate.

Accountable

We are accountable to ourselves. To each other. To our clients. And we own it.

Inclusive

We are different intentionally. Our best work emerges from a diverse set of people and ideas. We harness our differences and inspire everyone to bring something new to the table.

Impacting Our Community

We believe we should leave things better than how we found them. So, we play an active role in our communities and make a positive impact.

"I am surrounded by a team that has the same passion and drive that I do to help our company grow and produce innovative technology, analytics and solutions for our clients. We work hard but still find time to have fun and grow together as a team."

- Leigha G., Solution Manager

Workplace Recognition

Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work 2018

The 100 Best Places to Work in Chicago by Built In Chicago

2018 Chicago Innovation Awards Finalist

Perks & Benefits

Open PTO policy

We believe time away from the office is essential to maximizing productivity, so we offer flexible work hours and an open PTO policy.

Community Days

We host one enterprise-wide philanthropy day out of the office during business hours per year, as well as monthly volunteer opportunities.

Social Events

We have several social events throughout the year, including renting a Cubs rooftop, monthly themed happy hours, project team celebrations, and more!

Fitness Subsidy

Our employees receive a monthly reimbursement for gym memberships.

Tuition Reimbursement

If employees choose to pursue post-grad education, we have tuition reimbursement programs to help cover part of the cost.

Stocked Kitchen

The popular Café Pareto is always fully stocked with snacks, cereal, coffee, tea, and more.

Our Open Positions

You are passionate about the customer experience and good design. You are comfortable with crafting and advocating for good design principles. You are comfortable operating in ambiguity and have the confidence to guide our organization towards well designed product offerings. You are eager to partner with Product and Engineering and Analytics to do research, create designs, and get them shipped.

Responsibilities

In this role you will be the first User Experience (UX) expert on the team.  You will work closely with the Product team, the Engineering team, and the Analytics team to design best in class solutions for our customers. On a day-to-day basis you might expect to be doing the following:

  • Helping the product team conduct research, talk to customers, and create design mocks
  • Creating design elements that can be used across Pareto’s product offerings
  • Produce low-fi and high-fi designs for various uses
  • Work with the Product team to conduct user research on new features and projects
  • Help to translate research results and other user input into prototypes
  • Collaborate with engineering on design implementation
  • Assist QA team with validating design elements and providing feedback to engineers

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of designing technology products
  • Proficient in design tools like Figma and Sketch
  • A portfolio that demonstrates superior design skills and ability in B2B software
  • Experience designing Big Data powered products
  • Strong experience with data visualizations
  • Experience performing customer research using a variety of techniques (interviews, prototypes, field studies, usability testing)

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Passionate about design and design thinking
  • Experience starting and growing a UX team
  • Experience in the Healthcare industry, specifically with Provider and Payer customers
  • Experience designing for a variety of customer types, from very technical to very business focused

Attributes

  • Team player who promotes and supports cross-functional collaboration
  • Genuine interest in and commitment to healthcare
  • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Enthusiasm to continue learning, challenge and enhance existing strategic solutions

Responsibilities

  • Lead a growing front-end engineering team by providing mentorship and guidance via code reviews, design reviews, best practices, and technical vision.
  • Be a technical expert in front-end software design, capable of solving the most complex technical and design issues.
  • Work closely with platform architects, back-end engineering team, product management team, design team, and UI/UX experts to ensure optimal front-end system designs and implementations.
  • Be a top-notch coder on the team, capable of deep diving into implementation details.
  • Be an advocate for Agile/DevOps software development and cross-functional teamwork.
  • Bridge the gap between high-level architecture developed by platform architects and details designs created by UI/UX experts.
  • Lead the design and development of solutions in the areas of front-end software design, implementation, deployment support, and unit testing.

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • BS/MS Computer Science or equivalent, with strong background in front-end development and design
  • 5+ years of strong front-end software engineering experience, playing a critical role in the development of high-quality systems
  • Expertise with React & AngularJS
  • Deep knowledge of Redux, GraphQL, RxJS, and Node.js
  • Expertise in architecture and software design, particularly strong design pattern knowledge
  • Firm understanding of software development principles, capabilities and limitations of platforms, including first-time user experience, connectivity issues, and perceived performance
  • Project management experience
  • Passion for learning & researching new technologies

Attributes

  • Team player who is comfortable working with clients and project teams
  • Genuine interest in and commitment to healthcare
  • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Enthusiasm to continue learning, challenge and enhance existing strategic solutions is required

Successful candidate must be willing and able to travel, when necessary.  Estimated travel is approximately less than 30% of the time.

Responsibilities

Compliance Associate responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Assist with the development and delivery of security, confidentiality, and compliance training for newly hired employees
  • Coordination of key company-wide compliance tasks including:
    • Access reviews
    • Conflict of interest reviews
    • Data retention and destruction
  • Help with the coordination of third-party assessments, including HITRUST and penetration testing
  • Monitor the status of regulatory required controls to ensure completion within required timeframes
  • Assist members of the Compliance and IT Infrastructure teams with the assessment, design, and implementation, and monitoring of regulatory-required security controls
  • Assistance with client security questionnaires – Working alongside supervisor to complete client requests re: security and compliance controls.  Describing our security environment to ensure that our environment meets our clients’ control requirements

Requirements

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of compliance, internal audit, or IT security experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business, IT System Management, or a related field
  • CPA or CISA certification preferred, not required
  • Experience working in the platform/information as a service industry, healthcare or consulting industry experience a plus
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders and balance priorities appropriately
  • Willingness to challenge the status quo

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Product, Development, and Advisory teams to lead efforts toward automation and scalability.
  • Identify tasks that can be automated, clearly document how, and work with leads on prioritization.
  • Identify and solve problems by reviewing related information, evaluating options, and implementing solutions.
  • Create current-state and ideal-state workflow diagrams and process maps.
  • Work closely with client-facing teams to ensure timely implementation of solutions.
  • Analyze data feeds received from clients and perform basic testing and data validation to confirm requirements have been met.
  • Maintain and ensure monthly databases are delivered on-time to our customers.
  • Responsible for the scalable comprehension, ingestion, and deployment of client data.
  • Use your knowledge of SQL to perform data analysis based on business requirements and data profiling reports.
  • Clearly document that any gaps found during QA are documented and addressed.
  • Serve as a technical resource in resolving client issues related to database or other data issues.
  • Track towards project milestones and communicate progress to leadership, cross-functional team members, and other stakeholders.
  • Ensure the security, confidentiality, and integrity of client information for yourself and your team.
  • Granted elevated privileges to help maintain the information of the security of the organization.
  • Responsible for provisioning approved client access to the Pareto web application.

Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Data Analytics, Information Systems, or other related degrees.
  • 1-3 years of relevant QA/Testing or Technical Process Improvement/Optimization experience, ideally in a product or software company.
  • Demonstrate an analytical mindset with great attention to detail.
  • Experience using SQL.
  • Experience working with large datasets.
  • Positive, flexible and self-motivated attitude, along with the ability to work as a collaborative team player.
  • Ability to set priorities and work on multiple tasks simultaneously

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of existing Pareto solutions, their business applications, and how to critically assess quality and efficiency.
  • Knowledge of relational database concepts.

Successful candidate must be willing and able to travel, when necessary. Estimated travel is approximately 10%.

You live and breathe software quality. You hold yourself and the products you test to a high standard and influence those around you toward the same. You lead by example and are excited to build a growing team of QA engineers and analysts. As a servant leader, you are equally willing to guide your team as well as take a hands-on approach.

Responsibilities

In this role you will be building a QA team from the ground up. On a day-to-day basis you might expect to be doing the following:

  • Developing, mentoring, motivating the QA team, and defining their team priorities
  • Creating standardized QA testing strategy and processes and ensuring they are utilized across Pareto’s product offerings
  • Working closely with engineering and product teams to understand new product features and requirements and how to best validate them
  • Managing the vision, roadmap, and timelines for the QA team in collaboration with leadership from across the organization
  • Defining and supervising test plan creation and utilization for multiple software and Big Data products and solutions
  • Identifying opportunities for test automation, streamlining work, and other quality-related improvements
  • Being a champion for strong quality standards, usability, and security practices across the organization

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • B.S./M.S. in computer science, computer engineering, systems analysis, IT or a related field of study, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of progressively responsible experience in QA in a software development environment
  • 3+ years leading a team of direct reports
  • 2+ years of API testing with frameworks such as Postman
  • Strong knowledge of backend testing with tools such as SQL, MySQL, HiveDB, etc.
  • Preferable experience using SQL testing tools
  • Hands-on experience working with test automation frameworks such as Selenium, Cucumber, Appium, etc.
  • Experience working with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile methodologies, and Dev/Ops mindset
  • Excellent organization skills

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Familiarity with AWS S3 and other Amazon web services
  • Experience with Application Lifecycle Managment tools such as ALM Octane, TestRetail, etc.

Attributes

  • Team player who is promotes and supports cross-functional collaboration
  • Genuine interest in and commitment to healthcare
  • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Enthusiasm to continue learning, challenge and enhance existing strategic solutions

You lead by example. You embrace your role as a servant leader and take pride in developing cohesive teams of selfless people. You hold yourself and everyone around you to a high standard and have the patience to guide people to reach their full potential. You love to lead people, but also enjoy getting in the weeds with your team to solve problems.

Responsibilities
In this role, you will be a leader of both people and technology. Here is what you can expect to be doing on a daily basis:

  • Constantly seek to increase Pareto’s competitive edge by applying world-class technology to solve thorny data and analytics problems in healthcare
  • Manage the vision, architecture and roadmap for operationalizing Pareto’s software/data engineering initiatives
  • Apply a keen product sense to building Pareto’s suite of products and tools
  • Proactively provide transparency about security, system availability and data integrity to all levels in the organization
  • Champion technical excellence within the engineering team and demonstrate what top-notch engineering execution and discipline looks like
  • Develop and mentor a motivated and high performing team of talented engineers
  • Develop strong processes to ensure consistent on-time delivery of quality software

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in engineering project and process management in an agile environment
  • Experience leading engineering teams with a track record of increased quality and productivity
  • Experience working with product teams to gather requirements, prioritize tasks, and improve team velocity
  • Proven ability to develop and deliver distributed and reactive applications.
  • Experience identifying and closing security gaps in software systems
  • Hands on experience architecting and building large scale data processing infrastructure
  • Knowledge with micro-services running on cloud infrastructure
  • Familiarity with NoSQL storage databases such Cassandra and MongoDB
  • Proficiency with large scale data warehouses such Amazon Redshift, Google BigQuery and Snowflake
  • Experience with orchestration and deployment frameworks for micro-services such as Kubernetes and Terraform
  • Expertise in at least one systems language (Java, C++ or Go)

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, systems analysis or a related field of study, or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years progressively responsible experience in information technology
  • 5 to 8 years of experience in at least two IT disciplines (such as enterprise architecture, application architecture, application development, middleware, information analysis or operations) in a multitier environment
  • Knowledge of batch and streaming data pipeline technologies like Apache Beam and Apache Spark
  • Familiarity with middleware technology and languages (Rails, NodeJS)
  • Experience with web client frameworks (e.g. React).
  • History of working with data science and machine learning teams

Proficiency in Scala or SMACK/SKACK stack

Responsibilities

  • Lead data engineering team by providing mentoring and guidance through code reviews, design reviews, best practices, and technical vision. Lead by example.
  • Act as the technical lead to a cross-functional, full stack agile development team.
  • Jump in and solve the most complex technical problems and design issues. Initiate and lead refactoring effort.
  • Be a top-notch coder on the team, capable of deep diving into implementation details of components and features across the technology stacks.
  • Stay on top and drive adoption of advanced cloud-based features and capabilities where it makes sense.
  • Champion, nurture and guard Agile/DevOPS software development mindset within the team and supporting functions.
  • Work closely with Platform/Enterprise Architects to develop optimal software/system architecture
  • Bridge the gap between high-level architecture developed by Enterprise/Platform Architects and the detailed solutions design input needed by the delivery teams.
  • Work closely with data operations to develop the most optimal system architecture/deployment design for content core platforms

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • B.S. / M.S. Computer Science or equivalent, with strong fundamentals and problem-solving skills (such as data structures, computational algorithms, and operating systems).
  • 5 years of software engineering experience, a track record of building highly scalable, high-quality systems in a direct-to-consumer business. Should had played a critical role in the development of such systems.
  • Expertise with Java 8 or higher and JVM, knowledge of Scala- SMACK stack, Reactive Streams is highly desirable.
  • Expertise in relational database design, practical experience of developing systems with NoSQL/MongoDB/Couchbase.
  • Experience in scaling out applications and maximizing throughput through load balancing, database sharding, distributed cache systems, route optimization is highly desirable.
  • Experience in developing messaging and event-based systems (Kafka is a plus).
  • Experience in developing or working with machine learning pipelines (TensorFlow is a plus)
  • Experience with AWS or other public cloud provider, containerized deployments, Kubernetes, and working in DevOPS environment.
  • Hands-on experience as a full stack developer, at all tiers from the front-end UI to the backend data store

Attributes

  • Team player who is comfortable working with clients and project teams
  • Genuine interest in and commitment to healthcare
  • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Enthusiasm to continue learning, challenge and enhance existing strategic solutions is required

Successful candidate must be willing and able to travel, when necessary. Estimated travel is approximately 30%.

Position Description

  • Develop interactive data visualizations, reports and dashboards in Tableau, including design, data set-up, and execution that answer client questions and support the development of Pareto’s software solutions (in collaboration with product managers, business analysts, data scientists, and consultants)
  • Support Pareto’s consulting and advisory engagements through data visualization design and execution
  • Collaborate with various business and technical teams, including consultants, product management, and technical developers
  • Continually develop and further Pareto’s analytical, quantitative and visualization skills, capabilities and offerings
  • Support the identification, research and development processes required to obtain, analyze and incorporate new data assets, tools, and visualizations into Pareto’s capabilities

Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Ensure the security, confidentiality, availability, and integrity of client information
  • Combine business and technical concepts and skills in a role that is 75% technical and 25% business project or client project-specific
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field
  • Interest in developing data and analytical proficiency
  • Interest in designing data visualizations that effectively answer targeted questions
  • Experience working with Tableau or other relevant business intelligence tool
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities
  • Ability to communicate effectively with business and technical team-members

Preferred Skills

  • 1-4 years of experience working in a BI/Analytics environment
  • Experience with SQL
  • Exposure to SAS, R, and/or Python
  • Tableau Desktop Certification(s)
  • Experience working with Tableau API’s
  • Experience working with large data-sets

Position Description

  • Provide data analysis and model development support for the development of Pareto’s software solutions (in collaboration with product managers, business analysts, data scientists and consultants)
  • Support Pareto’s consulting and advisory engagements through ad-hoc data analysis supports, including defining data needs, ensuring data quality, developing analytical frameworks and execution
  • Collaborate with various business and technical teams, including consultants, product management, and technical developers
  • Continually develop and further Pareto’s analytical, quantitative and modeling skills, capabilities and offerings
  • Support the identification, research and development processes required to obtain, analyze and incorporate new data assets and tools into Pareto’s capabilities

Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative field of study (e.g. Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Finance, Computer Science)
  • Interest in developing data and analytical proficiency
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities
  • Ability to communicate effectively with business and technical team-members

Preferred Skills

  • 1-2 years of experience working in a quantitative capacity
  • Experience with SQL and Tableau
  • Experience with SAS, R, and/or Python
  • Experience working with large data-sets
  • Health care industry experience preferred but not required
  • Practical ability to visualize data and communicate analysis findings

Position Description

  • Identify, document, and analyze business and user requirements and processes
  • Create workflow diagrams and process maps
  • Write basic test cases and define acceptance criteria
  • Perform basic testing and data validation to confirm requirements have been met
  • Communicate and translate between technical and non-technical audiences
  • Track towards project milestones and communicate progress to leadership, cross-functional team members and other stakeholders

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience as a business analyst, product manager, or data analyst in a product/technology environment
  • At least 2 years of experience in the healthcare field and detailed knowledge of key clinical data standards: CCD, ADT, ORU and other HL7 CDA formats, FHIR, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to problem-solve
  • Strong organization and time management skills; ability to manage multiple priorities while still executing towards deadlines in a cross-functional environment
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with QA and/or data validation
  • Entrepreneurial attitude, willingness to take ownership, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to drive detail-oriented processes and documentation efforts to elicit and capture business and technical requirements from subject matter experts and technical leads
  • Demonstrable passion, curiosity, flexibility and positive attitude

Responsibilities

  • Manage Client relationships and maximize the adoption and value generated for Pareto’s Clients from our solutions
  • Be a business expert in the areas for which Pareto provides solutions to health plans and providers
  • Strategically identify ways to further support our Clients and bring them more value
  • Proactively listen to Clients, their feedback and gather market intelligence to drive solution enhancements and new solution ideas
  • Collaborate on a daily basis with other team members to solve complex problems for our Clients
  • Maintain industry exposure through industry group meetings and other forums.
  • Ensure the security, confidentiality, and integrity of client information for yourself and the team you supervise.

Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Analytics or related field.  An advanced degree in business, IT or healthcare is preferred.
  • 3 to 5 plus years of healthcare/analytics experience.
  • Experience interacting and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Enthusiasm to continue learning, challenging, and enhancing existing strategic solutions is required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Logical and structured thinker.
  • Sound understanding of business fundamentals.
  • Comfortable adapting in an entrepreneurial environment.

Successful candidate must be willing and able to travel, when necessary.  Estimated travel is less than 20% of the time.

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