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Senior Business Intelligence Developer (Head Office / Business Unit-Specific)

Company Barloworld Automotive & Logistics Africa
Reference # SNRBIDEV
Published 09/02/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction
The Senior Business Intelligence Developer builds and maintains a data warehouse design to generate reports on business operations intelligence to aid in business performance monitoring and business decision making. The role also develops, deploys and maintains Business Intelligence interfaces. Those include query tools, data visualisation and interactive dashboards, ad hoc reporting and data modelling tools.
Job Functions Information Technology
Industries Automotive,IT - Information Technology
Specification
1.Translate business needs relating to Business Intelligence into technical specifications.
2.Lead the development, deployment and maintenance of Business Intelligence solutions in conjunction or as part of the IT Delivery teams.
3.Perform data warehouse design and modelling according to established standards.
4.Develop reporting systems that provide accessible information for decision making, including standard reports and functional dashboards.
5.Use warehouse data to generate reports to support business decision making and business performance monitoring.
6.Generate and deliver quality reports to customers and perform quality assurance checks on reports.
7.Manage new report generation and report enhancement based on the change requests.
8.Maintain the Business Intelligence platforms and recommend improvements to provide optimum Business Intelligence solutions.
9.Maintain business intelligence models to design, develop and generate both standard and ad hoc reports.
10.Evaluate and improve existing Business Intelligence systems.
11.Conduct troubleshooting on Business Intelligence models.
12.Guide junior team members in their duties when needed.
Requirements
•Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent qualification
•Certification in Business Intelligence technologies
Advantageous:
•Post graduate degree in IT or related field
•5 - 7 years’ practical experience as a Business Intelligence Developer
•Experience in a variety of Business Intelligence solutions and tools
•Experience in data modelling and data warehouse design
•Proven track record in troubleshooting and debugging of Business Intelligence solutions
•Experience in the follow technologies:
oSQL Server
oSSIS
oSSAS
oSSRS
•Participation in DevSecOps squads
•Analytical experience
•Working knowledge of Business Intelligence technologies
•Detailed knowledge of scripting languages
•Working knowledge of data visualisation libraries
•Solid understanding of all the underlying infrastructure, including data integration tools, ETL/ELT processes, data formatting and warehouse architecture
•Good knowledge of databases
•Strong communication skills
•Well-developed interpersonal skills to build relationships and develop and coach junior and individuals
•Advanced critical, conceptual, and creative thinking and problem-solving skills to perform in-depth analysis of data and design new Business Intelligence solutions
•Excellent mathematical reasoning, analytical and solutioning skills
•Strong computer, technology, and systems skills
•Ability to work cooperatively with other groups in the Business Intelligence community
•Understanding of ITIL
•Exposure of Agile practices
•Strong attention to detail
•Passion for optimising business performance
•Orientation to growing and nurturing relationships
•Strong customer centricity
•Focus on initiating action
•Remaining resilient under stress and pressure
•Commitment to maintaining business awareness
•Focus on analysing and solving problems
•Preference for thinking practically and laterally
•Preference for thinking practically and laterally
•Strong inclination for change agility
•Preference for team working
•Commitment to behaving ethically and correctly
•Concern for working within parameters
•Concern for communicating clearly
•A preference for translating strategy into action
Job Closing Date 23/02/2021
   
   
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