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Data Solutions Administrator

University of Nebraska, UNCA Lincoln, NE
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POSITION SUMMARY

The Data Solutions Administrator provides a crucial role in helping the NU System achieve the vision of making actionable data accessible to users across the system. This position also functions as a technical expert in source data, extraction, and repository creation.

Know How
The Data Solutions Administrator must possess a collaborative attitude, strong oral/written communication skills, excellent problem solving skills and solid analytical/critical thinking skills. The Data Solutions Administrator must possess a strong understanding of industry best practices for both on premises and cloud-based solutions and ensure that all solutions deployed at the University of Nebraska meet business, security and privacy requirements.

Technical Know How
Possesses the ability to conceptualize, build and maintain a wide variety of data structures to include data marts, data warehouses, data lakes, and data pipelines. Comprehends distinctions between row- and column-oriented databases. Understands the properties of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data. Identifies relevant time dimensions of data and their proper application for a particular data use case (e.g., real time, batch, near real time, hourly/daily, etc.). Proficient in metadata management principles. Documents data structures, processes and informational materials in a format easily accessible to a wide range of data users. Demonstrates fluency in one or more data-relevant programming languages/utilities (SQL, PL/SQL, Java, Python, Hadoop, C, C++, etc.) and one or more database management systems.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications
In addition to the Know How listed above, this position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, related field or equivalent. Minimum 3 years’ experience in data modeling. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in database warehouse environment. Demonstrated competency with Oracle and/or Microsoft SQL Server database is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired may be considered.
• Minimum 3 Years of SQL query writing. Must have the ability to write complex, highly-optimized queries across large volumes of data
• Minimum 3 years developing and maintaining ETL processes.
• Minimum 3 years working in relational database systems
• Minimum 3 years developing data models and schema design.

Preferred Qualifications
• Experience in Higher Education.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

 

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

For more details and to apply, please visit https://careers.nebraska.edu/postings/918

Along with your application, please attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references.

Please contact 402-472-3701 for assistance applying

 

Job Details

Date Posted October 4, 2019
Date Closes November 3, 2019
Located In Lincoln, NE
Department Enterprise Data Solutions, Provost Office
Function The Data Solutions Administrator provides a crucial role in helping the NU System achieve the vision of making actionable data accessible to users across the system. This position also functions as a technical expert in source data, extraction, and repository creation.
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Varies
Shift Custom
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours A minimum of 40 hours per week
Start Date 2019-10-28
SOC Category 15-1061.00 Database Administrators
Zipcode 68583
Name UNCA
Address 3835 Holdrege Street
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68583
Phone 402-472-2111

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Workout Facilities
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Business Intelligence / Reporting
  • Crystal Reports
  • Information Builder FOCUS / WebFOCUS
  • Oracle Reports
  • SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Microsoft Office
  • Database Analyst
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Database Manager
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  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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