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Data Engineer


  • Location: Madison, WI
  • Post Date: 10/28/2018
  • Job Type: FULL TIME
  • Job Level: Experienced


consolidated court automation programs


The Director of State Courts’ Office of Consolidated Court Automation Programs (CCAP) has an exciting opportunity for a skilled and experienced data management professional to make a valuable contribution to the Wisconsin criminal justice system through a full-time, unclassified data warehousing position.

LOCATION:  Madison, WI.

SALARY:  $85,000 - $94,000 annually, plus excellent state benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the general supervision of the Director of Research and Judicial Statistics and working closely with criminal justice researchers, this position will include the following tasks: (1) Create and maintain a robust data warehouse and define, document, and implement quality assurance processes; (2) Identify and design methods for collecting and processing appropriate data for research projects linked to criminal, civil, family and juvenile law; (3) Retrieve, combine, clean, and manage data from multiple sources using appropriate programming languages, database utilities, and business intelligence tools; (4) Analyze data to gain insights and to answer questions posed by justice system leaders; (5) respond to inquiries and requests for information from Judiciary and court personnel, legislators, state and local government agencies, and other public and private organizations.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Required:  Qualified candidates will possess: (1) Bachelor’s degree or equivalent advanced training in Computer Science, Information Science or related field; (2) Extensive experience using SQL to perform complex queries on large relational database systems; 4) Experience managing and cleaning large datasets, identifying, determining root causes of data error and suggesting solutions; (5) Experience with data warehousing, data modeling and ETL processes. Preferred: In addition, well-qualified candidates will have: (6) Graduate degree or advanced certifications in computer science or information science; (7) Experience with commonly used business intelligence tools such as SAS, Stata, SPSS, Tableau, or Power BI. (8) Experience using scripting languages such as R or Python. (9) Demonstrated interest or experience in public service or criminal justice initiatives.

TO APPLY:  Please submit a cover letter and resume clearly indicating your qualifications and the position title Data Warehouse Engineer (#19-1523). Please combine materials into ONE (1) .pdf document and send to human.resources@wicourts.gov or: Human Resources, 110 East Main Street Suite 430, Madison, WI 53703-3356, or FAX (608) 261-8293.  Failure to follow application procedures may result in your disqualification.

 DEADLINE: Applications received by 11:59PM November 19th, 2018 will be guaranteed to be reviewed. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  The Wisconsin Court System will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants when requested.  For additional information on the court system visit our website at www.wicourts.gov