BI Developer

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sidrah Hussain

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Purpose of Role

Develop, maintain and enhance Business Intelligence and Management Information Solutions using SQL Server 2008/2012/2016 and supporting tools.

Main duties

  • Develop, maintain and enhance Business Intelligence and Management Information Solutions, including database systems and Data Warehouses, using SQL Server 2008/2012/2016 Integration Services, Reporting Services and Analysis Services, and Microsoft Excel and Tableau as appropriate
  • Produce and run unit tests to ensure high quality of all changes
  • Participate in the design and requirements capture of new Business Intelligence
  • Problem solve and debug complex Business Intelligence systems, including database systems and Data Warehouses, to allow defect analysis and fixing
  • Adhere to department procedures and practices, including coding standards, secure coding standards, build processes, source control and development process (Team Foundation Server)
  • Work closely with members of the software and database development teams to ensure the high quality of all applications produced by the departments
  • Work closely with team members and all business stakeholders to analyze requirements, deliver solid solutions and provide feedback into these
  • Provide detailed support to first and second line support teams as required
  • Engage in training and development of the database development team

Knowledge and Skills

Essential Knowledge:

  • T-SQL
  • SQL Server 2008/2012/2016 Integration Services
  • SQL Server 2008/2012/2016 Reporting Services
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Current development practices such as source control, coding standards for example

Preferred Knowledge:

  • SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 Analysis Services
  • MDX
  • Data Quality and governance principles
  • Unit testing
  • Knowledge of latest development methodologies

Essential Skills:

  • Commercial experience of Business Intelligence development using SQL Server /2008/2012/2016, including Integration Services and Reporting Services, stored procedures, views and functions
  • Thorough commercial experience of Microsoft Excel
  • Problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communication superbly, both with technical and non-technical staff

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience of writing unit tests and using build systems in conjunction with database systems
  • Experience of SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 Analysis Services.
  • Experience of Tableau
  • Experience of Agile methodology

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