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Sr. MSTR Developer (Mclean, VA)
Ref No.: 18-63138
Location: Mclean, Virginia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 08/29/2018
Position Title: Sr. MSTR Developer
Location: McLean, VA
Type: contract/Perm

Mandatory Skills

Thorough knowledge of all capabilities of the MicroStrategy Suite including the following - Dimensional Modeling, Architect, Developer, Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Integrity Manager, Object Manager, Distribution Services, Transactional services, Narrowcast, Visual Insight, Mobile.

Job Requirements:
Job Requirements:
  • Lead BI design and development activities, identify risks and recommend risk mitigation plans.
  • Interact with business teams and other stakeholders to understand and recommend BI solutions to meet diverse, complex business needs.
  • Manage and track action items, issues, and risks associated with a suite of applications. Follow up on items with appropriate parties to ensure their resolution and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.
  • Research on other BI tools and new features within existing BI tool (primarily MicroStrategy) and provide recommendations.
  • Define/develop implementation strategy for newly released features of MicroStrategy tool and/or MicroStrategy version upgrades.
  • Recommend, implement and adhere to industry wide BI best practices and drive for changes to existing processes and/or procedures for the betterment of the organization.
  • Work with software vendors to open defects, log issues and seek resolutions and/or patches.
  • Work with other Technology Services teams during Infrastructure and/or software upgrades and perform impact analysis.
  • Partner with Architecture Services to develop Reference Architectures, Patterns and Roadmaps for BI/Analytics.
  • Recommend and establish governance and control around self-service BI/Analytics considering the evolution of BI Industry's best practices.

Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant IT related experience
  • Minimum 5 years of current and hands-on experience with the MicroStrategy tool and demonstrated expertise with complex and high volume Datamarts with Star Schema and Type 2 dimensions.
  • Minimum 5 years of current and hands-on experience in developing interactive dashboards
  • Demonstrated experience delivering solutions to stringent SLAs for report performance
  • Thorough knowledge of all capabilities of the MicroStrategy Suite including the following - Dimensional Modeling, Architect, Developer, Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Integrity Manager, Object Manager, Distribution Services, Transactional services, Narrowcast, Visual Insight, Mobile.
  • Experience with MicroStrategy SDK a plus.
  • Minimum 7 years of current and hands-on experience with SQL and Relational databases
  • Demonstrated delivery of multiple complex projects
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines
  • Demonstrated partnership with business clients and value proposition of projects/portfolio.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to establish/build cross divisional relationships/collaboration