Developer III (MicroStrategy)

Location: Herndon, VA


As a part of Business Intelligence Center of Excellence (BI CoE) team; provide consultation to business units in selecting BI technology from existing portfolio, perform design reviews, conduct tool demonstrations and advise best practices. Explore, research and evaluate new BI technologies in the marketplace and communicate findings. Foster BI expertise through customer enablement program and events. Conduct tool capability evaluations in collaboration with business and author written reports. Test new releases and new features as part of upgrade planning process. Collaborate with other teams in optimizing the BI tool strategy 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required  

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years of related experience  

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Prior experience as a BI Solutions Analyst or BI Consultant.

  • Expert level technical skills in MicroStrategy and at least one other BI technologies – Tableau, Business Objects, ThoughtSpot, Alteryx, Power BI or similar tools in a large scale environment. 

  • Demonstrated ability to learn and evaluate new technologies and to document findings for publication to others.

  • Knowledge of BI and Data Analytics market trends. 

  • Understanding of data visualization techniques and ability to apply those techniques to answer business questions and address business problems.

  • Experience with requirements collection, use case assessment, design reviews and troubleshooting.

  • Desire and ability to multi-task and work effectively on multiple projects.

  • Exceptional customer service and consulting skills, including ability to work with both business and technical clients in a positive manner.

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, including ability to write blogs, position papers, narrate videos and to give presentations in front of large audiences. 

  • Ability and desire to write research reports and document team processes.

  • Understanding of and ability to apply advanced analysis techniques such as statistical functions, statistical models, what if analysis, predictive analytics and machine learning.

  • Ability to write and understand SQL and read data models

  • Knowledge of R or Python a plus.

  • Experience with BI platforms on AWS a plus.