Colorado Springs Utilities Data Integration & Enterprise Data Management Lead in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Data Integration & Enterprise Data Management Lead

Job Type: Information Technology

Pay Range $101,212.80 to $126,505.60

Location Colorado Springs, CO

Posting Close Date 5/22/18

Data Integration and Enterprise Data Management Lead

Colorado Springs Utilities is widely seen as a treasured community asset, and our Information Technology team is comprised of a diverse team of professionals who take pride in delivering exceptional service to our community through new and innovative technologies.

We are seeking an experienced Data Integration and Enterprise Data Management Lead, focusing on IT Integration, Data and Middleware; monitoring, analyzing and planning for all resources required for the successful delivery of the IT Work Portfolio.

In this role, you will collaborate with Enterprise, Data and Solutions Architects to help gather business needs, define, design, and oversee implementation of standards and best practices involved in BI, analytics and Enterprise Data Mart and Warehouse strategies to achieve consistency of information assets across the enterprise application portfolio.

You will work in a state of the art environment using the latest Oracle Cloud at Customer and Exadata systems, with Oracle Cloud Integration Service, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Oracle SOA Suite and related software; while building and maintaining data warehouse environments and data integrations leveraging the Oracle technology stack,


  • Lead integration efforts using the Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Data Integrator platform, and Oracle Cloud Integration Service; includes interfacing with vendors and contractors.

  • Lead construction of our new Enterprise Data Management platform using industry best practices and automation to house data from existing and new systems including Oracle Utilities applications

  • Collaborate with Application, Integration and Information Architects to apply an enterprise integrated mindset

  • Assist in building and maintaining data Support and extend COTS dashboards and visualizations for ongoing measurement and KPIs

  • Plan for non-transactional data storage for reporting and analytics

  • Profile source system data as needed to provide feedback for business requirements

  • Ensure solutions meet performance standards, are scalable, documented and easily supported

  • Enable analytical reporting and dashboards, structured and/or ad hoc queries, and decision making.

  • Provide expert domain knowledge and skill for Oracle Fusion Middleware configuration and development best practices

  • Review and approve construction artifacts including code design, working code, test plans, processes and technology standards

  • Create staff development plans and conduct performance reviews of staff

  • Participate in disaster recovery planning and testing

  • Ensure compliance with our enterprise ITIL framework including Change & Release processes

Key Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with Data Integration and Enterprise Data Management

  • Knowledge of data warehouse standards, methodologies and automation tools (e.g. Data Vault, Inmon, Kimball, Star and Snowflake schemas)

  • Solid demonstrated skill working on an Oracle platform

  • Key experience with Oracle Fusion Middleware, including SOA Suite, Data Integrator, Golden Gate, Integration Cloud Service, MFT, and Oracle application development frameworks, (e.g. J2EE, Oracle ADF, Oracle JET, Oracle OUAF) is preferred

  • Security Implementation (encryption, certificates, access controls)

  • Strong knowledge of current industry standards, and technologies (i.e. web services standards, XML and JSON, XSD, microservices etc.)

  • Informatica Power Center

  • Knowledge of scripting, including Python, Jython, PowerShell, Bash

  • Experience with IDEs such as Oracle JDeveloper, Eclipse, Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Knowledge of load balancing and application delivery controller technologies, including F5 and Oracle Traffic Director

  • Clearly and concisely communicate information to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Ability to build a collaborative high performing team through mentoring and training

Why should you apply? You will have the opportunity to take your data and middleware experience and apply it in this vitally challenging role. While managing a small team, you will be collaborating to achieve consistency of assets across the enterprise application portfolio and directly impact the success of delivery of the IT Work Portfolio.

What will it take to be successful? The ideal candidate will have requisite experience and knowledge of current industry standards and technologies, with their intimate understanding of data warehouse development and data integrations services to facilitate solutions for complex challenges. To succeed, the candidate should have extensive experience as a proficient warehouse developer versed in data integration services development, report development, data analysis, and database administration. A Bachelor’s degree in computer technology or science or a closely related field is preferred.

What a career at Colorado Springs Utilities can offer you…

  • As a community-owned enterprise for over 100 years, we offer the stability of providing a required service and commodity for our community.

  • We are a diverse team of professionals who take pride in delivering exceptional service to our community through new and innovative technologies.

  • We understand employees have competing priorities. That is why we have created an environment which embraces teamwork and flexibility.

Join a diverse team of high performers who take pride in delivering exceptional service to our community and tap into the power of your potential! For more information and to apply, visit

All postings will close at 11:59pm on the Posting Close Date. Candidates must apply for the position prior to this date and time. If the Posting Close Date is blank, the position will remain open until filled.Actual starting pay will be determined at the time of offer based on the experience, education and training of the successful candidate.

Colorado Springs Utilities is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. No person shall be unlawfully discriminated against because of race, color, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, religious convictions, veteran status, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation or gender identity. Affirmative Action is Colorado Springs Utilities’ effort to ensure positive steps are taken to have a representative workforce reflective of the relevant available labor force.

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Job Type: Information Technology