Senior Business Intelligence Engineer
Posted on Sep 21, 2021 by Ilitch Companies
In this role, you will be responsible for leading Business Intelligence projects through relevant project management life cycle according to project standards and user satisfaction. Your projects may be planned or ad-hoc and likely be complex and/or referred from less experienced staff. The projects may support multiple departments and entities. You will serve as a lead developer who is responsible for more technically advanced projects in the department by proactively identifying and providing recommendations for solutions to improve systems and business processes. You will be in a liaison role between the business users/stakeholders and the BI. You will be responsible for mentoring less senior staff. This role will act autonomously and authority.
How You'll Make an Impact
Lead Business Intelligence projects through project management life cycle to completion according to project standards and user satisfaction. Projects may support multiple departments and Ilitch-owned companies.
Consistently apply appropriate enterprise methodologies and standards for software development and execution and establish department specific standards.
Provide analytical and problem-solving expertise to resolve business and systems issues. Proactively identify and provide recommendations on solutions for gaps in business processes and systems.
Verify information accuracy, document source systems and processes, suggest improvements.
Play an active role in planning and evolving the data architecture and strategy of LCE and Ilitch-owned companies.
Act as a technical mentor to others and training staff as appropriate. Translate technical information to a non-technical audience.
Keep pace with business trends, standards, and best practices in area of expertise, contributing to continuous improvement for the department and overall.
Identify and implement new capabilities and best practices to develop and improve automated data analysis processes.
Lead the development of process improvements to help scale operations to support growth.
Respond to applicable BI inquiries or forward to appropriate staff member.
Collaborate with business leaders to create new and modify existing financial, analytical and other customized reports using MS SQL, SSRS, SSAS, SAP, and Tableau reporting platforms.
Create reports, cubes, and report templates used by key decision makers to gain financial and other quantitative insight.
Collect, analyze and present actionable data to drive seller experience, business development and product management decisions at a senior level.
Install, support, and maintain complex EDI related business systems; and all IT warehouse system administration and maintenance tasks.
Who You Are
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related discipline. Equivalent years of experience in computer programming may be considered in lieu of degree.
Minimum of seven (7) years' experience in a software development role and hands-on experience with Microsoft BI Platform (SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS) or other BI tools (Cognos, Business Objects, Tableau, Qlikview).
Demonstrated experience and expertise in analysis and design of complex business applications.
Demonstrated critical thinking, problem solving, analytical skills, attention to detail and project management methodology.
Ability to function in a fast-paced, team environment and interact professionally with all levels in the organization.
Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated initiative and follow through with the ability to prioritize multiple, concurrent projects and meet project completion goals and budgets.
Evidence of highly developed verbal, written communication and presentation skills with the ability to communicate complex technical data to a wide audience.
Demonstrated organization and planning skills with ability to prioritize multiple concurrent projects.
Knowledge and experience working with Relational Databases, SQL, NoSQL Technology, Infinium financial and Human Resource packages, and NCR Power Application, preferred.
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