EMPLOYMENT TYPE : Permanent
EE preferred but strong Non-EE candidates will be considered
LOCATION : Cape Town
DESCRIPTION OF THE POSITION :
Your responsibilities will include :
D e fine and identify key deliverables and focus areas in t he Business Intelligence Team.
Define, design, lead, execute and maintain a BI strategy that will fit into our Group Business Strategy based on an event-driven and real-time architecture
Managing a team of BI Analysts , developers and engineers that help to serve different business verticals.
Participate in the recruitment process, eventual mentorship and career path of employees .
Defines standards and frameworks with regards to best practices in the Business Intelligence and Software Engineering realm.
Define and implement standard development methodologies to ensure that the team is using best practices for coding, efficiency, version control, QA and release management.
Oversee operational support
Participates in the project management estimation process.
Manage BI ticket backlogs and expectations with stakeholders.
Identifies and provides input to new technology opportunities that will have an impact on the enterprise-wide BI systems.
Provides support to test teams.
Demonstrates knowledge of all key business functions in the enterprise and the technologies supporting and integrating them.
Ensure team projects adhere to deadlines, and budgets
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS :
Programme / Project management .
Ability to transform end-user requirements into actionable processes and deliverables.
Expertise in classic and modern BI methodologies and frameworks .
Ability to engage with all level of stakeholders .
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED :
Degree / Post Graduate Degree ( e.g. computer science , engineering, management etc.)
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :
6 - 8 years management experience
Relevant IT background essential
Please note : If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.