We are looking for a passionate Business Intelligence (BI) analyst/developer to turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions. Responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle activities to include requirements analysis and design, database development and reporting capabilities, and continuously monitoring performance and quality control plans to identify improvements.
Previous exposure and/or a good understanding of source data analysis, data warehouse design, report building and visualization is key to fulfil an end to end role within the BI space (from technical data ingestion and orchestration to business report visualization).
Tertiary degree, diploma or certificate in a related field (BSc Computer Science, B.IT or Informatics related degrees).
7 + years working experience as a BI Reporting Analyst, Database Developer and/or Software Consultant.
Working Knowledge of Database design and Data analytics (specifically Power BI).
The ideal candidate must have at least 5 + years experience in the following technologies, tools and disciplines:
o Tableau, Power BI or QlikView
o MS SQL
o SSRS, SSIS and SSAS
o Big data: Hive, Pig, Flume, Sqoop, Uzi and Spark (beneficial)
o Predictive Analytics: Alteryx, Python and R (beneficial)
o Database Warehousing, data consolidation and reporting (beneficial)
Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
Active Learning: Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making
Systems Analysis: Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes
Complex Problem Solving: Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
Systems Evaluation: Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system
Deductive Reasoning: The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense
Inductive Reasoning: The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events)
Excellent communication skills: Ability to engage with high-level stakeholders, both verbal and non-verbal
Data analysis, design and reporting
Update knowledge about emerging industry or technology trends
Develop information communication procedures
Prepare analytical reports
Update database structures and information
Design and develop databases to store information for reporting
Document operational procedures
Document technical specifications or requirements
Provide technical support for software/technology maintenance or use
Data mapping and transformation
Researching various available technologies
Migrating existing clients deliveries to new Business Intelligence platform
Cultivates an ongoing partnership with power users in the business, maintaining knowledge of business operations, strategies, information requirements, and priorities
Initiate process changes and enhancements where necessary and see to successful implementation
Provide assistance to the Junior Consultants in their learning curve of BI