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BI Developer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Business Intelligence, Data and Analytics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    Engineer, Data Scientist, Analyst, Developer, Data Analyst

  • Salary:

    £85000 - £95000 per annum

  • Contact:

    William Sutton

  • Contact email:

    william.sutton@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    65754_1635178543

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-06

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

As a BI Developer you will:

  • Be an expert in delivering complete BI solutions
  • Great at designing visualisations and intuitive dashboards
  • Be comfortable in dealing with the Business and working strategically to define BI plans
  • Provide technical expertise for data acquisition, data set development, data modelling and report production
  • Coach and mentor team members in best practice and use of the BI toolset
  • Be expected to work closely with business colleagues to understand and jointly develop requirements to meet the needs of B.I. demands
  • Work closely with your Azure Data Engineering colleagues who will be building out the underlying data architecture
  • Be able to analyse data stores and recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality
  • Someone with a positive can-do attitude, be open and welcoming to change, be a self-starter and be self-motivated.

Responsibilities include:

  • Be a strong advocate for the effective and efficient use of the data sources within the business
  • Design, build & deploy B.I. solutions using Microsoft Azure stack (PowerBI specifically)
  • Define and promote the team's best practices and design principles for Business Intelligence
  • Collaboration across teams to solve problems, develop & execute database queries and conduct analyses.
  • Creating visualisations & reports for the Business Units
  • Develop and update technical documentation.

Required Technical Skills and Experience

  • Have at least 5 years experience in Business Intelligence and have built out enterprise dashboard solutions previously
  • Significant expertise of Data Analytics - PowerBI
  • Knowledge of Data Warehouse design (dimensional modelling) and data mining best practices
  • Experience in implementing analytical workloads and service-service analytics scenarios
  • Experience of data transformation pipelines and workflow management tools
  • Conversant with current industry developments and challenges with an interest in future trends
  • Excellent communication skills with a natural problem-solving attitude.

Desirable Technical Skills

  • Familiarity in DevOps methodologies (Azure DevOps, Agile / Kanban / Scrum, CI/CD Pipeline etc.)
  • Experience in Microsoft / Azure Stack (SQL Server, data lake, delta lake and Business Intelligence (SSIS, SSAS and SSRS))
  • Other BI tools such as QlikSense, Tableau, Looker, ThoughtSpot