Job type full-time
Full job description
Assists with business intelligence objectives including reporting requirements elicitation, wireframing dashboards and scorecards, development, and participating in the design and architecture of business intelligence and analytics solutions according to provided specifications.
Assists with the creation of solutions that provide accurate information quickly to the organization.
Analyzes, designs and builds reports, dashboards or other business intelligence components as assigned.
Assists in the creation of data resources/assets as needed.
Trains and mentors user communities on use of business intelligence and analytical tools, such as self-service capabilities and standard report packages.
Assists in applying defined standards and best practices to all assignments.
Seeks to improve understanding through partnership with other members of the team on the purpose of standards and best practices in order to be able to contribute on future best practices and standards as they evolve.
Evaluates technology that is being considered for use within the organization and provides assessment of these technologies for future consideration.
Conducts reviews of products and solutions using business intelligence, analytics or data visualization technologies.
Reviews incoming projects to determine if existing technologies could be used to either do the job better or guide the development staff in the direction of fully utilizing existing or alternate technologies.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Familiarity with databases, including the ability to write queries using standard query languagesFamiliarity (preferably hands on experience) working with some combination of business intelligence & data visualization tools such as sas , cognos, tableau and qlik view/qlik senseKnowledge of data warehousing and business intelligence concepts, including various forms of data modeling (dimensional and relational) and warehousing strategies desirableThe ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies while considering the business needs and directionWill substitute an additional three or more years of direct experience in business intelligence, data analytics or statistics for a bachelors degree; otherwise, a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics, analytics, computer and information sciences or similar is requiredPrior professional or academic experience working with data and reports for decision making or analytical purposesExperience working with end users and customers, preferably with training and demonstrating solution capabilitiesExperience implementing new technological solutions in a business settingPrefer experience using multiple databases or data platforms and business intelligence, analytics and/or data visualization tools.
Other job requirements
Knowledge of data warehousing and business intelligence concepts, including various forms of data modeling (dimensional and relational) and warehousing strategies is desirable.
Prior professional or academic experience working with data and reports for decision making or analytical purposes.
Experience working with end users and customers, preferably with training and demonstrating solution capabilities.
Experience implementing new technological solutions in a business setting.
Prefer experience using multiple databases or data platforms and business intelligence, analytics and/or data visualization tools.
Consideration will be given as to the candidate`s proficiency and ability to contribute in the role based upon the following:
Professional/related publications written and/or contributed to
Contributions to blogs
Technical certifications such as those offered by sas, ibm, microsoft
Disciplinary certifications such as scrum, project management institute (pmi), business analysis
A bachelor’s degree in business intelligence, management information systems, mathematics, statistics, analytics, computer and information sciences or similar is requiredWill substitute an additional three or more years of direct experience in business intelligence, data analytics or statistics in lieu of a bachelor’s degree.
Internship, co-op, or 0-2 years of work experience in bi or related discipline, other employment or volunteer activities.
Familiarity with business intelligence tools/environments such as ibm cognos, sas, r, powerbi, micro strategy, or other.
Familiarity with databases, including the ability to write queries using standard query languages.
The ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies while considering the business needs and direction.
General job information
Associate business intelligence specialist (tableau, qlik, sas, cognos)
Business intelligence, it
A combination of education and work experience may be considered(required), bachelors: computer and information science (required), bachelors: information technology (required), bachelors: mathematics (required), bachelors: statistics (required)
License and certifications - required
License and certifications - preferred
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