This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
The Department of Innovation and Technology is looking for a Director of Data Engineering to join our growing Citywide Analytics Team. As part of a highly-collaborative group using data to improve all aspects of city government, the Director of Data Engineering will provide technical leadership and expertise as we develop and expand our data infrastructure. Successful candidates will be able to work closely with other technical staff, project managers, and external partners across City government. In addition, they will have a strong understanding of data engineering principles and processes and be able to manage a wide range of projects to provide ETL and data warehousing systems for the Analytics Team.
This role will support data analysis and will be a key driver for project timelines across data architecture as well as data quality. We need a key partner who will be responsible for communicating and relationship-building with senior staff throughout the organization to prioritize and execute work, provide mentorship and support staff, and enhance the overall consumption and reliance on analytics.
Successful candidates should have a proven track record of delivering high-quality, timely insights and innovative solutions to difficult problems. Loving city government is preferred!
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: SENA/MM1-10
Hours per week: 35