Senior Software Engineer (Data Warehouse Architect)

East Bay Municipal Utility District | Oakland

Salary Range: $114,432 - $139,104 Annually
Open Date: 11/30/2018
Close Date: 03/29/2019

Position Description

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) invites qualified applicants to apply for an immediate Senior Software Engineer (Data Warehouse Architect) vacancy in the Applications Development Division of EBMUD’s Information Systems Department (ISD). EBMUD is seeking a motivated professional with substantial experience in: employing data warehouse principles, business intelligence (BI) best practices, relational structures, dimensional data modeling, structured query language (SQL), and effective reporting techniques to work with various business users and internal information technology staff in designing data warehouse solutions best fit to support EBMUD’s business needs.

Our excellent benefits package includes:
• 12 days paid vacation; 15 holidays; 13 days paid sick leave;
• Family health insurance (choice of Kaiser fully paid or Health Net or Anthem Blue Cross 85% paid);
• Fully paid family dental and vision care plans; life insurance; long-term disability insurance;
• EBMUD Retirement Plan (reciprocal with CalPERS);
• $905/yr. contributed to flexible spending account or cash;
• $125/mo. public transit subsidy;
• 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; Roth 401(k);
• $3,500/yr. tuition reimbursement;
• And opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.

Typical duties include:
• Architecting, building, testing and maintaining a high performing Enterprise Data Warehouse
• Designing and developing databases and data models
• Working with internal ISD staff to implement data warehouse concepts and designs
• Evaluating new data sources, optimizing existing data sources and investigating data related issues and reporting data status to leadership
• Consulting with and advising departmental representatives about business intelligence approaches and options available to address user needs; assisting users in defining problems, analyzing business practices and workflow and recommending changes consistent with user computerized needs; advising about effectiveness of modifying or developing new applications and systems.
• Implementing change management activities to support changes to the data warehousing environment.
• Managing the impact of data sources and content changes on applications and integrations
• Seeking out continuous improvement, process automation and risk mitigation
• Participating and contributing in cross-functional activities within ISD as well as business users throughout EBMUD

The successful candidate will be a data specialist with a solid understanding of software engineering, able to analyze EBMUD’s current Data Warehouse environment and recommend/implement best practice solutions.

The position offers a stable 40 hour work week with minimal overtime (paid) or travel required. The monthly salary range for the Senior Software Engineer (Data Warehouse Architect) starts at $9,536 per month, increasing to $10,013, $10,514, $11,040, and $11,592 after 6, 18, 30, and 42 months, respectively.

Position Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that has led to the acquisition of the knowledge and abilities indicated above. Typical means of acquiring the essential knowledge and abilities is a combination of training and experience equivalent to:

1. Bachelor's degree
2. Three years of systems analysis and programming experience developing business applications for computer systems including one year at a level comparable to or higher than EBMUD class of Programmer Analyst II. Experience may require demonstrated use and expertise in specific programming languages or IT specialties relevant to the position vacancy.

How to Apply

Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted. EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability Job Hotline: (510) 287-0742
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