Data Engineer

Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 26, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Data Engineer
Carroll University

Classification: Administrative Staff- Full Time- 12 Month - 2080 Hours

Reports to: Assistant Director of Operations & Infrastructure

Description:The Data Engineer is responsible for optimizing, automating and analyzing data across the University. Position requires technical versatility and creativity to deliver solutions that serve the University community. The Data Engineer will leverage strong analytic abilities and excellent communication skills to improve university processes, contribute ideas, solutions, and energy to a high-performing, motivated team. This position requires occasional evening and weekend hours.

  • Design and build applications and solutions in support of Big Data, knowledge management, and workflow automation.
  • Design and build tools, applications, and solutions in support of data transformation, data pipelines, data structures, and metadata repositories for extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources into a common repository.
  • Design and build applications to automate business processes, optimize data delivery, and increase scalability.
  • Design and build analytics tools that provide real-time actionable insights into key business performance metrics.
  • Communicate with end-users to evaluate business processes, assess needs, identify key challenges, define user requirements, project scope, and deliverables. Complete other duties as assigned.

    Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree required; Major in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent.
  • Big Data, data warehousing, and data integration development experience.
  • Development experience with SQL, NoSQL, R, Python, Java, web services, data integration techniques, and cross platform development. Experience with SQL in the context of at least one programming language is required.
  • Advanced SQL knowledge and experience working with multiple RDBMS databases desired.
  • Higher education experience preferred.

    Technical Skills:
  • Data engineering development experience.
  • Experience working with structured data, unstructured content, and Big Data.
  • Advanced data engineering, data analytics, and data visualization skills desired.
  • Machine Learning and AI experience desired.

    Human Relations Skills:
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple assignments and projects.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member.
  • Service-oriented attitude.
  • Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission.

    Job Number: #1920-114

    Please reference job #1920-114 and submit cover letter and resume to:

    Human Resources
    Carroll University
    100 N. East Avenue
    Waukesha, WI 53186

    Carroll University does not discriminate in any manner contrary to law or justice on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran's status in administration of programs or in the employment of faculty and staff. EOE