BI Developer / Analyst in Columbus, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/13/2019

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    Columbus, OH
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Job Description

Job ID: 55609

BI Developer / Analyst. The BI Developer / Analyst in this contract-to-hire role will work in the Information Technology organization, responsible for the development and support of business-facing BI solutions. The BI Developer works on a team (usually), or alone (occasionally), to design, build, test and deploy reporting and BI solutions to meet business needs.

  • Plays a key role in defining, applying and enhancing the internal BI development processes and communicating with the business community.
  • 60%: Software development activities for new software or enhancements to existing software.
  • 30%: Software analysis and design activities for new software or enhancements to existing software to include providing high level estimates based on limited information in support of the project governance process.
  • 10%: Interaction/communication with business users regarding requirements, design reviews, prototype presentations, etc.
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems or Computer Science 
  • Types of Credentials/Licenses: CS, CE, CIS, IS, MIS, or similar, or equivalent experience.
  • Related Work Experience: 2-5 years
  • Diverse experience in Information Technology (IT), extracting, assimilating and analyzing data sets
  • Experience in business intelligence with a strong operational focus
  • Hands-on experience with BI tools such as Business Objects, Tableau, and SAS
  • Knowledge in utilizing BI tools to build dashboards, reports and analytics-based solutions
  • Exposure to large databases and proven ability to deliver analytics
  • Strong, and demonstrated ability to adapt to technology
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment with an ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines; multi-task and prioritize projects

  • 3 to 5 years experience with SQL and relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server)
  • Familiarity with Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence technology and best practices
  • Understanding of, and experience with all phases of the software development lifecycle
  • Familiarity with configuration management concepts and tools (Stash, PVCS)
  • Familiarity with team collaboration concepts and tools (SharePoint, Jira, Confluence)
  • Exposure to Cloud concepts and technologies, a plus

  • Ability to visually present and communicate data, analyses and findings
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and quickly comprehend new concepts
  • Demonstrated strong judgment and decision-making ability
  • Passion and ability in providing excellent customer service
  • Demonstrated strong logical and technical troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Excellent skills and experience with analyzing requirements and developing application designs
  • Experience in interfacing with business users
  • Strong consultative, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Detail oriented, strong organizational skills and ability to work independently
  • Cross-functional collaboration skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Exhibit high degree of self-management
  • Experience facilitating meetings with multiple customers and technical staff