BI Developer

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Houston, TX
$90,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Nov 29, 2017
Job ID
Business Intelligence Developer
We are looking for Business Intelligence Developer to be involved with the implementation of our client’s new BI system. They have been in an upwardly growth mode and with this growth pattern they are expanding their data and data warehouse. This will be a key role within their IT department to help utilize their data from multiple locations and ERP systems.
The Business Intelligence Developer will encompass a wide variety of tools, applications and methodologies to collect the data from internal and external systems and sources to prepare for analysis, develop and run queries against the data, create reports, dashboards and data visualizations. The Business Intelligence Developer will be responsible for developing data generated insights to improve company operations, sales and marketing capabilities. Working with internal and external data sources and software platforms, this person will develop and implement business intelligence systems to provide solutions for generating reports and extracting data for guiding daily operations.
The preferred person for this role will not only have a strong background in Business Intelligence but they would someone that may have worn many hats in their current or past roles, with a strong understanding of ERP Systems, SQL Scripting and coding skills, someone that understands the business and accounting sides and has the experience or ability to partner the IT group and Business owners for their current BI needs but also help guide where they may need to go in the future.   
Professional Skills needed:
  • Design and enhance business intelligence solutions in alignment with multiple data sources, data modelling, queries, dashboards, and other advanced analytics.
  • Develop advanced SQL to process data extracts from a variety of support systems and data warehouse tables.
  • Perform data modeling along with development and implementation.
  • Prepare data-sets, for analysis to include; transactional data, product data, industry data, market data, and customer data.
  • Assure the integrity of project data and process, including data extraction, manipulation, processing, query optimization, analysis and reporting.
  • Improve business intelligence governance (standards, templates and processes).   
  • Communicate with business users to implement new data sources and ensure consistent definitions are used in reporting and analytics.
  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting and analysis; automation, data integrity, test design, analysis, validation, and documentation.
  • Identify root causes of data issues and develop solutions.
Technical Experience desired:
  • 5 +years of experience in developing, maintaining and enhancing reporting database.
  • 7+ years in other IT related fields.
  • Leading internal or external project development resources across multiple sites.
  • Creating Master Data Dashboards.
  • Training Business Users on Reporting Tools.
  • Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Microsoft Server 2008, 2012.
  • SQL Scripting.
Plusses that would make this person successful in this role would include:
  •  Solid understanding of business processes and ERP/DMS (AS400 and SQL based systems).
  • Self-Starter and strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong programming skills in various languages a plus.
  • Desire to lead/participate in other IT related projects.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.