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Data Engineer (remote)

University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
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Pitt IT Analytics - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (21006817)

Pitt IT is currently seeking a Data Engineer in support of the implementation of advanced data analytics capabilities. As a Data Engineer you will focus on the design, implementation, and operation of cloud-based data management systems to meet the University's business needs. This includes designing how the data will be stored, managed, and consumed by different reporting/analytics systems using cloud architecture. This position will work together with other members of the Analytics team to identify, create, and populate optimal data architectures, structures, and systems. Additional responsibilities include developing prototypes and proofs of concept for the selected solutions, and implementing complex data projects with a focus on collecting, parsing, managing, and analyzing large sets of data using multiple platforms.

Additionally, this role will help support the existing Oracle data warehouse while designing and implementing AWS based solutions for those legacy workloads. This role will ensure that data pipelines are scalable, repeatable, and secure, and can serve multiple users within the organization; help facilitate getting data from a variety of different sources, getting it in the right formats, and assuring that it adheres to data quality standards.

This is a fully remote position with an expectation of eastern standard time working hours.

Combination of education, experience and/or industry certifications will be considered in lieu of listed education/experience levels.

Experience with AWS data lake and data warehouse technologies (Lambda, Glue, S3, Redshift), CICD tools (Github, CloudFormation, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy) and data warehouse architectures (star schema) required. Experience with Oracle PL/SQL data warehousing is a plus.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets

Department Details The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement.
Assignment Category Pitt Information Technology (Pitt IT) provides innovative information technology services that support learning, teaching, research, and business at the University of Pittsburgh. Applicants (including internal applicants) must include their complete employment history on their application. Please attach/upload a current resume specifically to this requisition/posting #. Founded in 1787, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. Pitt people have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, led the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments. Your efforts will be supporting a world-renowned teaching and researching facility. The work we do is essential to the University's critical enterprise-wide systems and services.
Job Classification Full-time regular
Campus Staff.Systems/Programmer.IV
Minimum Education Level Required Pittsburgh
Minimum Experience Level Required Baccalaureate
Work Schedule 10+ years experience
Hiring Range TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check No
Child Protection Clearances For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Cover Letter


Posted: 2022-01-07 Expires: 2022-02-08

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