The Business Intelligence Specialist reports to the Director Business Intelligence and provides support for business intelligence activities including development, testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance of intelligence solutions. The successful candidate will embody and work to reinforce MAA’s Core Values. Those values include:
Appreciating the uniqueness of each individual
Communicating openly and with integrity
Doing the right thing at the right time for the right reasons
Duties and Responsibilities
Partners with Business Intelligence developers and management to design, test and create new reporting solutions and infrastructure including Structured Query Language (SQL) queries, SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports, Tableau dashboards, and ETL (extract, transform, load) applications designed to support the data warehouse.
Tests and validates new reports to ensure consistency.
Writes relational and multidimensional database queries.
Assists with ad hoc reporting and data analysis projects as needed. Performs other related duties as assigned to meet the needs of the business.
Required & Preferred Qualifications
High school diploma/GED required
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics, finance, accounting or a related field preferred
1-3 years of experience in a business intelligence development or related role, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, required
Prior experience with Structured Query Language (SQL) required
Knowledge and experience with SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports preferred
Previous experience in real estate preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL)
Knowledge of SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and skill in building and modifying SRSS reporting components
Skill in developing system environments to meet and support quality assurance initiatives
Skill and ability to clearly and concisely communicate verbally and in writing
Skill in applying critical thinking, analysis and problem-solving methods
Skill in attending to detail and data accuracy validation
Knowledge and skills to manage projects, organize, prioritize, and meet deadlines
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint), SQL, SRSS
Physical and Environmental Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Internal Number: R0002408
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