University of Utah Data Architect in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 12/15/2020
Requisition Number PRN24928B
Job Title Data Architect
Working Title Data Architect
Job Grade G
FLSA Code Computer Employee
Patient Sensitive Job Code? No
Standard Hours per Week 40
Full Time or Part Time? Full Time
Work Schedule Summary
Monday – Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. This position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule that may include working evenings, nights, weekends and some holidays.
VP Area Academic Affairs
Department 00058 - Civil and Environmental Engin
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $60,700 to $92,600
Open Until Filled Yes
The University of Utah Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for a full-time data architect to maintain and lead the development of data infrastructure and analysis capabilities of the Utah Transportation and Public Safety – Crash Data Initiative ( UTAPS - CDI ). UTAPS - CDI hosts, processes, and analyzes motor vehicle crash data and related data sources to provide data and web services in Utah. The data architect manages the UTAPS - CDI content management system and maintains back-end server operations and front-end web applications for internal and external users. The data architect also develops strategies for secure data storage and access, web-based tools and system connections, and supervises and supports activities performed by the UTAPS - CDI database administrator.
The successful candidate must be detailed oriented, lead the continuous growth of the system, applications, and services of the UTAPS - CDI , and have competency and experience in overseeing content management systems to meet specified design and security requirements.
This position is considered Category I: Mandatory and required on campus or health care facilities to support on-site operations. Employees hired into this category will be required to be physically located at work site if they are healthy and without COVID -19 symptoms.
1. Maintains Windows and Linux server operations part of the UTAPS - CDI system.
2. Manages continuous operations of the UTAPS - CDI content management system, minimizing system downtimes and providing excellent system performance.
3. Ensures secure server and data access according to business rules and state requirements.
4. Leads the development of web tools for data exchange, processing, and analysis.
5. Supervises and supports activities performed by the system’s Database Administrator.
6. Reports and completes special projects as assigned by the supervisor (i.e. the Principal Investigator).
This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
Requires a bachelor’s degree or equivalency in a related area and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
Strong leadership and organizational skills highly preferred to prioritize conflicting deadlines and support needs of sponsors and external customers, excellent development skills, critical thinking, and effective communication.
Additional experience with:
*Windows and Linux servers
*MS SQL Server. Azure experience highly desirable.
Type Benefited Staff
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.
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The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.