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Data Warehouse Engineer (Headsprout - Seattle, WA)

Discussion in 'SQL Server-Related Job Postings' started by Headsprout, May 14, 2008.

  1. Headsprout New Member

    At Headsprout, we empower children by providing interactive and engaging teaching programs that offer rapid and unparalleled mastery of fundamental academic skills. For the last 8 years, we have been helping children learn to read using our learning sciences-based online reading program, Headsprout Early Reading. Every hour of every day, in schools, learning centers, and homes across the country and around the world, children are learning to read with Headsprout.

    With over 3 billion learner interactions and counting, our data warehouse is growing at a phenomenal rate and we need more engineers to manage and maintain this critical component of our architecture.

    If you're an experienced OLAP developer or programmer who has extensive T-SQL experience then we'd like to hear from you.

    • Fluent in T-SQL;
    • Solid understanding of OLAP concepts and experience designing OLAP schemas;
    • Understanding of OLAP SQL operations such as slice, dice, roll up, etc;
    • Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical people.
    • Fluent in any one of the following web development languages: Python, PHP, Java/JSP, ASP, Ruby, etc.


    B.S. in Computer Science from a four-year college or university, or a minimum of four years of OLAP industry experience.


    Competitive salary
    Free drinks
    Course and Seminar reimbursement
    Medical, dental & life insurance
    Time off to attend various Computer Science colloquia at the University of Washington
    Two weeks paid vacation
    12 observed company holidays


    Headsprout is an Equal Opportunity Employer but you must be authorized to work in the United States. This position requires the employee to work in our corporate office located in Seattle, Washington.

    Please send an email to jobs@headsprout.com with the subject line "JOBREF: DWE-SSP58". Include your resume and a note explaining why you'd be a good fit.

  2. FrankKalis Moderator

    Dummy reply to get this post off the "Unanswered Posts" list.

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