BI Developer in Detroit, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Detroit, MI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID: 55170

BI Developer – 55170

The energy at our company is contagious. We’re driven by our immense passion, as we constantly seek out challenges and identify new opportunities. We work hard to connect with our customers and earn their loyalty for life.  Bring your talent to our company – our opportunities for growth span the globe. We will give you the training and opportunities to unleash your ambition.

Job Description:
BI Developers work with various organizations affiliated with our company and departments to support strategic decisions through optimized reporting and data visualization. The developer will be expected to translate business needs into analytics/reporting requirements, generate the desired visualizations and provide them to the organization. The BI Developer will be a clear-thinking, problem solver who demonstrates an ability to transform data into practical insights and can communicate those insights with confidence. This role will work with key stakeholders to gather and analyze business performance requirements as well as to develop monitors for key performance indicators. Additionally, the developer will participate in a team environment to support the design, development, and delivery of reporting solutions and provide training to others on how to interpret and use data for business analysis.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Generate and publish reports for general use using approved BI Visualization Tools
  • Generate ad hoc analysis and reports
  • Work with the Data teams to set up appropriate data structures/content for use in developing BI Reports
  • Create and maintain User Guide/Training Manuals
  • Maintain queries and reports after deployment
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and automation

Skills Required:

  • 2 - 4 years of overall experience in business/statistical analytics or reporting
  • Advanced communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate clearly with charts, graphs, text, and oral presentations
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to provide internal and/or external data analysis, consultation, and decision support
  • Ability to recognize and solve data problems and inconsistencies
  • Ability to prepare, analyze, and select methods of presenting various data
  • Technically savvy; experience with SQL, Power BI, Tableau, Cognos, and/or other reporting/analytics software is required
  • Ability to report metrics on a detail or summary level and manipulate data into meaningful performance measurements
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Experience in metrics analysis and process improvement
  • Excellent time management and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter with demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment

Skills Preferred:

  • Knowledge of the automotive industry and what KPIs and other metrics are useful and appropriate

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Analytics or related field or equivalent business experience

Additional Information:
Preferred Work Schedule:  Regular hours - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Physical Required:  No

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at:

You can also follow us on Twitter at:

And you can become a fan of Fast Switch on Facebook at: