During the current period of COVID-19 related restrictions, this position may start as a remote position, with transition to working onsite in Cambridge, Massachusetts when our campus reopens.
We regret that Harvard does not provide work authorization and/or visa sponsorship for this position.
We invite individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and abilities to be a part of our community.
All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources.
This is a one-year term role from date of hire. Term renewal will be based on available funding and if the project needs more work or support beyond the one-year period.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Knowledge of data structures, database, storage, data aggregation, data mapping, and data architecture.
Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architectures, and data sets.
Proficient in database language and tools (SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL).
Advanced programming skills (Python is preferred).
Experience with Linux and distributed computing is a PLUS.
Comfortable working with version control systems such as git.
Strong project management and organizational skills.
Demonstrated success in working in a cross-functional team in an agile environment.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 53681BR
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