Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

San Jose, California

DATE POSTED

May 7, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

0

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J602

Senior Consultant - Microsoft Business Intelligence

About The Opportunity

Note: Local and GC or Citizen candidates preferred.

Job Description

    Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for analytical data processing and reporting projects, from requirements through design, development, testing and implementation.
  • Use a variety of analytical tools and techniques to extract data from source systems to package and present it back to business stakeholders to facilitate their decision making.
  • Engage on development and support multiple concurrent work efforts, including multi-stakeholder work streams or meetings that may span a broad range of applications and works in multiple technical environments and business that span multiple business areas.
  • Analytical products may take several forms including reports, dashboards, scorecards, infographics, and data visualizations like maps, charts and graphs.
  • Responsible for business analysis, documenting business requirements, documenting technical requirements, and developing the analytical products.
  • Responsible for Microsoft full-stack BI development: Analyze, design, code, test, debug, maintain, and document.
  • Responsible for quality assurance review and mentorship and knowledge transfer to other developers and team. Fluent in SSRS, SSIS, SSAS, and PowerBI.
  • Translation of business needs into feasible and acceptable data-centric semantic layer designs
  • Conducts peer review and guidance on other\'s analytical applications and reports
  • Develops county-wide business intelligence solutions, information “views” and complex reports
  • Develops analytical applications and reports based on detailed specifications
  • Identifies and validates the appropriate analytical applications for various business intelligence needs
  • Provides analytical and technical support/coaching for requests, projects or initiatives, in their field of specialization
  • Works closely across teams (e.g., stakeholder, Business Analysts, Data Analysts and/or Applications to identify reporting opportunities and solutions, in their field of specialization
  • Works with management to prioritize reporting and analytics needs
  • Reviews business intelligence needs and provides impact analysis for pending data source or software changes, or releases, in their field of specialization
  • Designs detailed specifications for writing new analytical applications and reports, including appropriate distribution methods, in their field of specialization
  • Develops internal procedures that are used in conjunction with business intelligence and team enterprise standards
  • Develops time estimates for business intelligence projects
  • Ensures User Acceptance via Testing, Sign-off; meets requirements and is actionable to business
  • Identifies inefficiencies in queries and optimizes for best performance
  • Analyzes data and reporting results; validates data to ensure analytics are extracting the correct data; and ensures statistical sample size validity, where appropriate
  • Consults with customers to identify and evolve their business intelligence requirements
  • Creates analytical applications and reports based on detailed specifications
  • Develops and maintains analytical and reporting specification and process documentation; train and provide knowledge transfers to developers on the team
  • Maintains ongoing documentation of the appropriate business intelligence solutions for various reporting or data extract needs
  • Extracts and prepares data from appropriate systems; develops and deploys query parameters, visual layouts, and filters
  • Trains customers in business intelligence systems usage
  • Uses Master Data Management (MDM) definitions, and works with Data Stewards to create new definitions, for accurate output labeling
  • Works with teams to do needs analysis to determine business intelligence needs; gathers report data objectives, data required and specifications
  • Propagate BI adoption, best practices across technology and business
  • Provides guidance to other BI developers and helps them align to best practices
  • Designs, builds and deploys BI solutions within Microsoft BI stack and other best-of-breed BI tools
  • Maintains and supports data analytics and visualization platforms
  • Leads or contributes to evaluation of BI platforms, development of BI strategies in Technology and Business Units
  • Develops in-depth understanding of data environment and leverages knowledge to build robust, scalable solutions
  • Develops subject matter expertise (data and processes) and applies to development of solutions
  • Performs data research / profiling and applies results to solution design
  • Trains / guides other BI team members
  • Identifies and implements appropriate continuous improvement opportunities
  • Collaborates with teams to integrate systems
  • Develops and updates technical documentation
  • Design and develop the following: data modeling, data warehouse, SSIS packages, SSAS cubes and reports using the tools / technology outlined in the Experience section
  • Document all design requirements
  • Document development work
  • Use development collaboration and change management tool to check in all changes

Required Skills

    Training and Experience Required:
  • Sufficient education, training, and experience to demonstrate the possession and direct application of the following knowledge and abilities.
  • Possession of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, or related field,

Duration

6 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sushil Singh

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 107
Email: sushil.singh@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sushil Singh. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.