Data Engineer

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Data Engineer

$ $80,000 - $83,000 a year

Dept Number/Name: 0-3510-000 / Information Technology

College Division: Info Tech-Information Tech

Salary Plan: Administrative

Job Code/Title: 9572 / Applications Developer III

Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $80,000-83,000

Position Number: 00045088 and 00023442


USF Information Technology (USF IT) provides technology services and support for the University of South Florida. The IT team, led by the Vice President and CIO, provides the following services: Administrative Services, Client Support, Communication Services, Teaching and Learning, Analytics and Reporting, Mobile and Web Services, Consulting Services, Cybersecurity Service and Research Technologies.


The Data Engineer works with the Analytics and Data Management Solutions group to design, implement and support analytics solutions. This position uses advanced knowledge to provide analytics that improve decision making and answer business questions throughout the university. Responsible for performing requirements analysis, collection, cleaning, evaluation, statistical modeling, visualization, pattern, and trend analysis of data. This position supports complex data science and data mining efforts, identifies opportunities for increased efficiency and automation, ensures data integrity, security, governance, and adherence to standards and best practices.


  • Implementation and integration of data orchestration processes. Provides support and technical guidance to ensure data structures and flows are aligned with enterprise information needs and follow the organization`s standards and best practices
  • Ensures datasets meet organizational timeliness, quality and integrity standards through both design and support efforts. Assess data flows and make recommendations and improvements. Enforces process and technical standards, including appropriate governance. Promotes data literacy.
  • Source system analysis and data/requirements mapping, typically producing client reviewable results.
  • Designs, develops, tests, documents, cross-trains, and supports flows that organize and deliver data. Provides data reporting as needed.
  • Works with IT and business customers to understand information requirements and information needs / data stores.
  • Keeps abreast of latest trends in analytics and data management, and make recommendations to improve efficiency, automation, and facilitate the team`s strategic goals. Makes recommendations for data analytics growth and integration across the enterprise. Other duties as assigned.
  • Facilitates design reviews and code walkthroughs. Mentors junior team members, sometimes in other groups.


MINIMUM: Bachelor`s degree in Computer Science, MIS or other field involving software and analytical training, and four years of IT related work experience, OR a Bachelor`s degree with no specific required field and five years of IT related work experience, OR a Master`s degree and three years of IT related work experience, OR a combination of eight years of IT related work experience and validated training. Preparation for a relevant IT certification is considered to be related training.

SPECIAL SKILLS/TRAINING: Data analysis and organizational skills are crucial, as is the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with the team and our clients. Experience with SQL scripting and data modeling are critical, as are business-customer-centric analytical/problem-solving skills. Experiences with agile methodology and tools (e.g. JIRA), Azure analytics / modern data ecosystems (e.g. Synapse), DevOps, data warehousing, report development, and the nuances of higher education are desirable.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS: USF employees enjoy a total compensation package that far exceeds the value of their base salary alone. To help current and prospective employees understand the complete value of their compensation package, the Division of Human Resources has created an interactive Total Compensation Tool. The Compensation Calculator provides a comprehensive view of everything included in your compensation – salary, benefits and retirement contributions, employee tuition program and other employment-related programs. The University also offers many employee-paid voluntary benefits, such as vision insurance, supplemental life insurance, short term disability and supplemental retirement plans: Benefits Summary For more information, please visit Work at USF

The selected candidate must have current work authorization in the United States. This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

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Published 2021-05-01

University of South Florida looks for a Data Engineer in Tampa, FL 33620 location.

How much Data Engineer professional earns at University of South Florida?

The proposed salary for Data Engineer position at University of South Florida is $80,000 - $83,000 a year.

Data Engineer responsibilities at University of South Florida

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