Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OSSE – 1050 1st Street NE Washington, DC 20002
Position closes 09/22/2020
US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) is seeking a qualified Data Lead. 16+ years of experience. Designs and builds relational databases. Performs data access analysis design, and archive/recovery design and implementation.
Skills/Required Years of Experience:
16+ years of experience with design and development of large complex data applications (Required 16 Years)
Bachelor’s degree or Masters in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 8 Years)
16+ yrs. hands-on mgmt. of SQL Server 2008 or higher, Oracle, or IBM DB2, involving implementation of schemas, indexes, and query optimization (Required 12 Years)
Experience working with complex large data sets, object oriented data models and data automation (Highly desired 16 Years)
Experience with design and development of large complex data applications (Highly desired 16 Years)
Strong expertise with databases and tools in Microsoft stack and data integration (Required 10 Years)
Experience with Azure cloud and Big Data (Highly desired 5 Years)
Experience with preparing concise technical documentation (Required 10 Years)
Strong communication skills – ability to articulate technical terms and complex data clearly to non-technical audience verbally and in writing (Required 16 Years)
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) is seeking a qualified Data Lead. Qualified candidates must have experience of working on large data projects and application development. The candidate should have demonstrable experience of working with data services, multi-tier service architectures and complex data transformations.
As a data lead, the candidate will be responsible for design and development of data interfaces, collection schemas, data quality and transformation processes and will liaise with the application development lead on application development. The data lead will also be responsible for planning the delivery schedules, leading individual projects and ensuring high quality outputs from the teams.
1) Design and development of data processes for data ingestion, validation and transformation;
2) Design, development and implementation of data interfaces for data access and applications;
3) Design the data migration approach to the new environment;
4) Implementation of automated data testing approach and data migration; and
5) Work closely with application development team for supporting their data needs.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with 16+ years of experience with design and development of large complex data applications; experience with complex data models, object oriented data models and data automation; strong expertise with databases and tools in Microsoft stack and data integration; and cloud experience with Big Data will be a plus. Clear written and verbal communication skills are a must.
Technologies: SQL Server, Azure SQL, Azure Storage and Data Lakes, Azure Databricks, WebServices
Background check is required, if selected for the position.
There are no reimbursable expenses allocated to this position.