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Support Engineer - Implementation Focus


Role Summary

Full-time. Location: Wakefield, Massachusetts (15 miles north of Boston), or Perkasie, Pennsylvania (one hour from Philadelphia) If interested email careers@veracross.com.

Implementation Engineer team up with Account Managers to understand, convert, and clean up data from a variety legacy sources into a Veracross database. Engineers in this role understand that effective school management depends on clean, organized, and accessible data--and they carry the tools and expertise necessary to transform a messy data history into clear, straightforward Veracross data.

Target Profile

  • You are extraordinarily good at understanding data in a relational database using tools like SSMS, direct T-SQL querying, and through conversations with system users.
  • Your working experience has made you comfortable extracting, transforming, and loading data from one system to another.
  • You are energized by, and good at transforming chaos into elegance.
  • You have experience in, and enjoy working as part of a team.
  • You are a clear and consistent communicator.
  • You have a teachable attitude.
  • You are able to teach others.

What you will be doing

Implementation Engineers have the opportunity to perform many tasks including:

  • Researching schema and data of unfamiliar data sources
  • Writing and/or tailoring conversion scripts to transfer data between databases with dissimilar schemas
  • Cleaning up loaded data within Veracross databases
  • Enhancing existing conversion scripts and internal documentation
  • Configuring newly purchased modules according to client specifications
  • Extending our library of automated data imports

Requirements

  • Ideally, a Bachelor’s degree in a technical field
  • 2+ years of experience writing raw SQL to migrate or manipulate complex data sets (beyond reporting)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. You must be able to communicate technical details to people with a varying range of technical ability
  • A service-oriented and team-oriented mindset
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiasm about databases and related technology

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401 Edgewater Place

Suite 360

Wakefield, MA 01880

866.492.3463

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401 Edgewater Place

Suite 360

Wakefield, MA 01880

866.492.3463