The Information Technology and Records Management area within the Health and Human Services department is seeking a Senior Information Technology (IT) Engineer to assist with building structures and systems to ensure technical capacity for service delivery to business partners, focusing on the business intelligence and data warehouse disciplines. This position will create a roadmap for moving on premise data and applications to the cloud. They will also be expected to mentor other IT staff on successful cloud migration, infrastructure delivery and modern data architecture.
Location and hours:
This position is remote. Remote workers may be required to come on-site to a Hennepin County facility in downtown Minneapolis, MN an average of 0 to 12 days a year for work meetings, trainings, or for any other reasons their supervisor may deem necessary (may include additional days for onboarding and new employee training). Supervisors will provide as much advance notice as practicable. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with flexibility. Based on business needs of this position, hires must live in or relocate to Minnesota.
In this position, you will:
Interpret business needs to implement new solutions based on Hennepin County standards and industry best practices.
Research and prepare technology recommendations to be presented, both verbally and in writing, to business stakeholders.
Collaborate effectively with developers, managers, and customers.
Perform database and administration tasks for both on prem and cloud environments.
Identify opportunities to optimize our environments ensuring efficiency and adherence to industry best practices related to security and infrastructure.
Design and build sustainable and scalable state of the art solutions.
Analyze manual processes, identify process bottlenecks, and effectively resolve them.
Build repeatable automated and sustainable data migration (ETL) and reporting routines and processes for both on prem and cloud.
Provide guidance in modernizing legacy, maintenance, and automation processes.
Need to have:
One of the following:
Seven years or more of information technology experience.
Associate/vocation/technical degree in computer science/engineering or a related information technology field and five years of information technology experience.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information systems, data engineering, business intelligence, data analytics or a related information technology field and three years of information technology experience.
Certification in a leading professional level certification area (ex: MCSA, MCSE, IBM, CDMP, etc.).
Nice to have:
Leading technical solution design in an environment that includes on prem and cloud infrastructure.
Working with Enterprise Architecture to balance cost and efficiency related to software and infrastructure.
In data architecture, data modeling, database administration, security and infrastructure advanced data modeling.
Working with and supporting SQL database administration and IIS.
Applying and auditing SQL and Windows security.
Deploying applications in the cloud for internal and external users.
Designing and building out cloud components.
Working with automating processes, such as pipelines, flows, and power automate.
Presenting and communicating reports on key performance indicators (KPIs) for service operations.
Knowledge of server/windows administration including migrating servers, databases, PowerShell, SQL scripting and automation (IAAS).