The BI Analyst will define, analyze and deliver solutions, in partnership with the business groups, that will be the most appropriate and effective for the customers, internal or external, with a focus on QlikSense, Business Objects and related tools. The role will primarily interface with the Business Community, Enterprise Architecture, PMO and Infrastructure groups to deliver these initiatives. The role responsibilities include business requirements analysis, solution/dashboard/visualization/report design, data management, program development, unit testing, quality testing, UAT coordination, end user training and overall day to day issues/support management and system monitoring. This role functions within a matrix organization.
Understand, partner and empathize with the customers, internal and external, to deliver the most effective means of delivering information to the end users.
Interact, collaborate and negotiate with project teams, IT colleagues and business line contacts to integrate activities to meet client needs
Identify, define and deliver in parallel complex programs and projects/enhancements in a matrix environment.
Identify and resolve issues related to QlikSense/BO/Infoburst and its related tools with business partners and/or project and IT teams
Recognize QlikSense/BO/Infoburst related risks/issues that need escalation and arrange for appropriate assistance
Ensure adherence to the PMO process for managing projects and required deliverables.
Participate in regularstatus meetings with project teams, as led by project analysts
Must have ability to work directly with business users to gather requirements and translate those requirements into technical specifications including process changes and reporting/visualizaiton specifications
Must be technically adept at QlikSense/BO development along with the creation/management of QVDs and QVFs
Aptitude for understanding data and how data from multiple sources interact for consumption of the end users
Can simplify, translateand explain complex processes / write SQL / Qlik Scripting/formulae
Must be a resourceful problem solver who possesses creativity in resolving problems
Possess a customer centric, project oriented approach to development work Ability to work independentlyand drive work to completion
Ability to prioritize workload, achieve results while meeting project deadlines with minimal supervision
Must be able to perform quality testing and beta testing of the applications that are delivered.
Must be able to analyze and troubleshoot reporting related issues in a timely manner within the standards and best practices of the company
Must be able to perform performance tuning and deliver optimal running conditions for the reports
College degree in Business (or Management), Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline
5 plus years of experience in Datawarehousing and Business Intelligence/analytics
Significant recent experience in the use of Business Objects and QlikSense (Visualization, connectors, data modelling including Qlik Scripting, Geoanalytics, NPrinting)
Qliksense November 2018 version experience a plus
Knowledge of application development using Oracle database SQL & PL/SQL; SAP BW/HANA experience a plus.
Experience working with a large data warehouse a plus
Experience in using Qliksense to connect to MSFT Dynamics, HANA, Hive and Hadoop a plus Strong analytical skills and Strong process orientation with significant attention to detail
Effective interpersonal skills with ability to participate in and lead " Virtual" teams
Knowledge of relational databases, data warehousing, business intelligence and CRM tools
This position requires minimal travel on an as needed basis