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Senior Data Engineer

Service Delivery

Location:  1 Guildhall Square
Salary:   £44,263 to £56,021 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term for 36 months
Closing Date:  Wednesday 24 July 2024
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  2798324JF

This is an exceptional time to be joining the University of Southampton and its Integration and Automation Services team within the University’s IT department, iSolutions. 

About the Role

This is a key role in support of the Data Integration project. 

The primary goal is to implement a modern Data Integration solution aligned with a robust Identity Governance structure to provide a platform that underpins the University’s Digital Strategy aims for Organisational Excellence. This will align the identity system with the University's strategic growth plan, especially supporting the international growth agenda and desire to provide a more personalised digital experience for staff and students. 

What you’ll do 

  • Work closely with existing staff members and 3rd Party provider to implement the new Azure platform.
  • Migrate existing Biztalk & SSIS interfaces into the cloud.
  • Produce and maintain detailed, well-structured documentation to assist with the handover at the end of the project.
  • Deliver coaching and mentor colleagues within the team.

What you’ll bring 

  • Experience of the implementation of MS Azure solution
  • Understanding of the MS Azure platform
  • Knowledge of migrating Biztalk & SSIS interfaces from on premises to the cloud
  • Use of Logic Apps, Service Bus, APIM, Grid, ADF, Azure Functions & Azure Synaps.
  • The integrity required to work with both commercially sensitive and personally identifiable information.

The University of Southampton is a research-driven institution, home to some of the world’s leading minds, expanding our knowledge, and passing it on to future generations. iSolutions is the University’s IT support service whose 230+ staff support the delivery of the University’s research and education activities as well as the usual business operations. We would love you to join us and help change the world for the better.[v]

The University of Southampton promotes a healthy work life balance with generous holiday allowance ([Grade 1-3 20+ days; Grade 4+ 30+ days]30+ days), defined benefit pension, flextime and flexible working, generous parental leave, and childcare provision. For more information on our benefits, please visit our human resources pages.


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Apply by 11.59 pm GMT on the closing date. For assistance contact Recruitment on +44(0)2380 592750 or quoting the job number.

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