Position Description :
We ’re looking to add great new talent to our BI Projects’ team. If you have an in-depth knowledge of data warehousing ETL and reporting processes within a BI environment and you are committed to quality, then join our commitment to developing world-
class IT Solutions. With a robust strategy focusing on People, Process and Technology, we believe that our culture and the quality of our people are our greatest strengths.
As such, we need to employ top talent to support our key business functions.
Key performance areas :
Responsible for ensuring the smooth running of all BI operational processes, including ETL batch processes, reports and data extracts.
Analysis of operational processes followed by the design and implementation of solutions to improve operational inefficiencies.
You will be expected to provide technical leadership and mentorship to the junior members of the team.
Responsible for the enhancement and support of SQL Server data warehouse (EDW), SSRS reports, SSAS cubes and Tableau reports.
Business engagement to ensure that requirements are understood and that technical solutions are met and exceed business expectations
Liaison with data warehouse source teams to when changes happen in source teams and to inform source teams of any data warehousing issues.
Use a BI tool (Tableau and Microsoft SSRS) to produce reports and dashboards from the Enterprise Data Warehouse for the Group
Work with cutting edge development ito optimising business performance within SQL Server 2016 environment using complex data modelling and analytics
Performing data analysis and extracts from the Enterprise Data Warehouse for the Group
Make changes to database tables, packages and solutions
Investigate and implement solutions to Data Warehouse problems
Liaise with users regarding problems / requirements
To qualify for this position, you will need :
A relevant tertiary qualification.
Minimum of 8 12 years’ relevant experience
To be proficient in SQL and Server Suite (SSAS and SSRS)
To have experience in Reporting Tools with Tableau being advantageous
Sound understanding and experience in data warehousing concepts and principles
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
To be able to perform at a high level of accuracy
The ability to use your initiative to determine solutions to problems
A customer service orientation
The ability to anticipate and evaluate the impact of possible problem solutions prior to implementation
To work as part of a team and independently
The ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English
To be well-motivated, well organised and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Creative skills in the presentation of information in an easily assimilated form
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CANDIDATES FROM DESIGNATED GROUPS IN TERMS OF THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT.