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MicroStrategy Architect
Ref No.: 18-06272
Location: Parrsipany, New Jersey
NTT DATA has an immediate need for a MicroStrategy Architect to support our client in Parsippany, NJ.

To apply for this position, please follow the link below or send your resume directly to shawn.mills@nttdata.com. For more information please call Shawn Mills at 732-362-2596.

Summary Description:

The Business Intelligence Architect's role is to strategically design solutions that integrate with databases and data warehouses. The BI Architect will be integral in transforming the way that data is leveraged to drive the business. We are looking for someone who can provide innovative solutions or improvements that will result in enhancements to current methods, procedures and processes. They must provide vision on data strategies, and best practice reporting and analytics capabilities.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Architect BI semantic layer and work closely with other team members to support reporting needs.
  • Work closely with report developers to help them understand the architecture and provide necessary solutions.
  • Current state technical analysis of Microstrategy platform and BI functionalities.
  • Leverage industry best practices and identify DW/BI solution architecture options
  • Identify and recommend business, technology, and process improvement opportunities.
  • Troubleshoot BI Environment problems and tune for performance. Diagnose and resolve application bottlenecks and performance issues. Define and enforce coding standards, design styles and best practices.
  • Strong SQL skills with ability to optimize as needed on various platforms (Oracle and AWS Redshift).
  • Have working knowledge of industry standard Data Infrastructure (e.g. Warehouse, BI, Analytics, Big-Data, etc.) tools.
  • Have strong problem-solving skills and trouble-shooting skills
  • Knowledge of working in AWS a plus.
  • Manage and/or consult on the architecture and design of solutions in the BI space
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in CS or related major.
  • Microstrategy architecture experience or similar tool experience necessary.
  • 6+ years related experience.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of database design, SQL, data warehousing and and BI tools such as Microstrategy, Tableu or SaS.
  • Expert skills and understanding of advanced data warehouse architectural principles.

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdataservices.com to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.