COMPANY: Middle Tennessee Electric
POSITION: Data Engineer
LOCATION: MTE Central Office, Murfreesboro, TN


To design, develop, and sustain data architectures and data governance to enable deep analysis of enterprise data in support of MTE’s strategic objectives.


  • Four-year degree in computer science or related field from an accredited college required.
  • Master’s degree in computer science, software engineering, data science, or a related field preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of four (4) years’ experience in designing, building, maintaining, and testing data infrastructure that enables data analysts, data scientists, and other stakeholders to access and analyze data.
  • Must have strong proficiency in programming languages, such as Python, Java, and SQL.
  • AWS Certified Big Data Specialty Certification and/or Azure Data Engineer Associate certifications or equivalent required.
  • Two years of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively.
  • Ability to coordinate, communicate and interact effectively with employees across multiple departments.
  • Willingness to participate in on-the-job training.
  • Encompass the three virtues of the Ideal Team Player (Humble, Hungry & People Smart).


  • 401(k) and ROTH 401(k)
  • Accrued paid time off for vacation and sick leave
  • Eleven paid holidays each year
  • Employee pension program
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Mental health/well-being programs
  • Discounts from companies like United Communications, Verizon and Nissan
  • Financial and retirement planning services
  • Tuition reimbursement

Classification: Exempt

Who is Middle Tennessee Electric?

Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) is more than a utility, electric cooperative or public power company. We are a group of people serving our family, friends and communities by providing electricity and support to live comfortably, affordably and conveniently. Team MTE shows up every day to make life better – for everyone.

We love living and working in Middle Tennessee, and based on the growth in our area, it seems that other people do too. MTE provides electricity to some of the fastest-growing areas in our state. This growth has helped us become the second largest not-for-profit electric distribution cooperative in America and the largest in Tennessee. Our 500+ ideal team players serve a growing population of 750,000+ residents with 320,000+ meters. As our membership grows, Team MTE grows. That’s why we look for humble, hungry and people smart employees who can help us fulfill our purpose, mission and vision.

Statement of Nondiscrimination

It is the policy of MTE to ensure compliance with the nondiscrimination obligations of Executive Order 11246, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Readjustment Act, and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and each of their amendments and implementing regulations. It is the policy of MTE that no person shall be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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