BI Solutions Software Engineer in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 55561

BI Solutions Software Engineer - 55561

Job Description: 

  • Responsible for collaborating with clients/stakeholders across the various PDO's areas to develop robust business intelligence reporting solutions.
  • Create ad-hoc executive reports and scorecards using Business Intelligence tools (QlikView, Alteryx, Web focus, Business Objects, R, etc.) and data extrapolated from multiple source systems based on current corporate operational needs.
  • Handle multiple project assignments with minimal direction and escalate issues as necessary to the management - Be flexible in responding to changing priorities.

Skills Required:

  • Intermediate-level skills with Microsoft Office Suite with emphasis on Excel (pivot tables, v-lookup, visual basic commands).
  • Ability to follow detailed procedures and ensure accuracy in data by incorporating thorough documentation processes.
  • Have the ability to develop technical requirements from business requirements for reporting.

Skills Preferred:

  • Result-driven and can multi-task/work Independently.
  • Self-starter with proven innovation skills.
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams, and all levels of Management Demonstrated commitment to quality and project timing.
  • Demonstrate the ability to document complex systems.
  • Ability to construct process flow charts and diagrams relating to data process cycles.

Experience Required:

  • Experience in creating ad-hoc executive reports and scorecards using Business Intelligence tools (QlikView, Alteryx, WebFOCUS or Business Objects) and data extrapolated from multiple source systems based on current corporate operational needs.
  • Experience in writing and optimizing SQL.
  • Relational database knowledge (relational models, star schema, keys, common terminologies).
  • 5+ years of experience in developing BI Reporting Solutions in a Teradata data warehousing environment.
  • Expert level experience in self-service analytic/ETL tools and data visualization tools, specifically Alteryx Designer and QlikView.

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in migration of WebFOCUS Reports into other reporting tools like QlikView dashboards, Tableau etc., is strongly desired.
  • Basic knowledge of the Business Objects Reporting Tool, would be an add-on.
  • Experience in creating and executing detailed test plans.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

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.

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