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Jr Systems Admin

  • Location: Chicago, 60611
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

We have an excellent Direct Hire opportunity for a Systems Analyst, great career opportunity, culture and work life balance!
Please apply today if you have 3+ years experience in this type of role plus:
  • Technical support of the data catalog, data governance and data privacy modules: including user setup, optimizing data scans, monitoring data tool suite, and system configuration.
  • Establish data connectors, schedule updates, and monitor services that extract technical metadata from a wide variety of data sources (data warehouses, reporting repositories, etc.).
  • Establish system monitors, and manage upgrades, patch releases for data catalog, data governance, and data privacy tools.
  • Support Desk Ticket Resolution (Internal and Informatica Ticket Resolution) based on Service Level Agreements (SLAs); escalate issues to technical leadership as appropriate.
  • Coordinates application outages with technical and business stakeholders.

Candidate profile:

  1. Broad technical skills with a solid understanding of data systems and infrastructure.
  2. Previous hands-on experience with Linux commands, SQL Server, Software as a Service configuration and administration required.
  3. Experience with ETL, data profiling, and data lineage tools preferred.
  4. Data Analysis and critical problem-solving skills are required to analyze system architecture, data models, and must have deep appreciation for data standards and quality.
  5. Knowledge and general understanding of the concepts and techniques of data architecture.
  6. Ability to work with cross functional teams, perform root cause analysis and resolve issues in a fast-paced environment.
  7. Written and verbal communication skills, including interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate with technical and non-technical colleagues.
  8. Ability to effectively communicate, synthesize technical concepts, and propose solution options to determine best path forward.
  9. Experience executing Linux server command lines and developing shell scripts and wrappers for Linux command lines preferred.
  10. Experience with relationship databases such as SQL server, as well as document databases such as Mongo DB a plus.
  11. General data architecture knowledge and some basic database administration skills preferred.

High-level summary of role:

The Data Engineer is responsible for integrating and establishing connectivity between the tools suite and client’s application inventory, providing ongoing support, and maintaining the tool suite to ensure that knowledge capital centralized is accessible for our 50+ data stakeholders.   This resource will also enable data lineage, workflows, data classification to support business data advancement initiatives linked to data governance, data quality, data management, and data privacy initiatives.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.