Data Technologist

Allentown, Pennsylvania
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Type: Contract

Category: Energy

Job ID: 138579

Date Posted: 03/14/2019

Data Technologist

Allentown, PA


System One is currently seeking a Data Technologist on a 12 month contract position located in Allentown, PA.


Data Technologist Responsibilities:

  • Designs and implements processes and layouts for complex, large-scale data sets used for modeling, data mining, and research purposes
  • This person is expected to maintain a data knowledgebase (e.g., data dictionary).
  • Empowers business partners to turn information into action by building tools, developing protocols, and defining metrics for forward-looking data collection and analysis
  • Assist data architect in translating business requirements into design specifications
  • Create source mappings, business definitions, measures, dimensions, visualization designs, test plans, and test cases
  • Conduct data studies and data discovery around new data sources or new uses for existing data sources
  • Interpret and analyze data and generate reports as needed to understand flow of data
  • Apply quantitative methods to derive actionable insights and outcomes from data
  • Conduct data studies and data discovery around new data sources or new uses for existing data sources
  • Assist in documenting meta data information including data types, lengths, and conversion functions
  • Assist in analyzing and researching new and existing products, procedures, and/or workflows for data management
  • Execute activities pertaining to end-to-end data set identification, development, and implementation according to the guidance from Data Scientists
  • Support data collection, integration and retention requirements based on the input collected with the business
  • Gather and process data from the Transmission, Distribution, Customer Service, and EU Service functions, and transform them into data products
  • Implement statistical data quality procedures around new data sources
  • Develop and modify functions, programs, routines, and stored procedures to export, transform, and load data
  • Resolve integration and data mapping issues and discrepancies as objectives change
  • Assist in resolving data quality problems through the appropriate choice of error detection and correction, process control and improvement, or process design strategies collaborating with subject matter experts (SMEs)
  • Execute on all aspects of MDM architecture (MDM data model, SAP MDM, MDM tools, MDM data integration, master data quality, MDM operations, master data security, etc.)
  • Maintain data warehouse performance by identifying and resolving data conflicts
  • Adhere to data / information quality practices
  • Conduct data cleaning to rid the system of old, unused data, or duplicate data for better management and quicker access
  • Ensures quality of master data in key systems, as well as, development and documentation of processes with other functional data owners to support ongoing maintenance and data integrity
  • Adhere to data strategy, policies, controls, and programs to ensure the enterprise data is accurate, complete, secure, and reliable


Data Technologist Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience building data warehouses and BI applications using Informatica Power Center, Microstrategy Architect, and Oracle.
  • Motor Vehicle Record check will be required



Duration: 12 months, contract to hire for the right candidate

Location: Allentown, PA

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