The Business Intelligence Developer will participate in business intelligence projects by performing analyses; documenting system requirements; constructing reporting and analytical solutions to support the expansion of the AU Business Intelligence platform to university’s various business domains. They will collaborate and receive technical guidance from the BI Architect, and with multiple customers/ stakeholders as needed. The Business Intelligence Developer is expected to gradually gain experience and assume increasing responsibilities over time.
This position will report directly to the Director of Business Intelligence and will work with the rest of the Information Services team, IT professionals in various departments, business users and senior leadership across different staff and academic units
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Senior Coordinator/ Analyst B
Commensurate with experience
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience/ training
The incumbent must demonstrate an aptitude for understanding database structures and ability to analyze and develop fluency in various business functions, applications and user interfaces
Must have experience writing queries using reporting software such as MicroStrategy, Informer, Tableau and/or SAS
Ability to participate in cooperative efforts to gather complex requirements from non-technical users and translate them into technical requirements documentation
Experience with writing technical administrative documentation and end-user guides
Demonstrated success and experience in continuous process improvement initiatives and professional knowledge of best practices in the field
Ability to prioritize work with competing demands and communicate plans to various audiences
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Demonstrated ability to work creatively and collaboratively in a diverse and fast-moving office environment
Demonstrated ability to be a fast learner and a fast starter in a continuously evolving technological environment
Demonstrated commitment to providing outstanding customer service to a diverse customer base
Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Strong work ethic, creativity, and initiative
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Hiring offer for this position is contingent on the successful completion of a background check
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