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Microstrategy Developer
Ref No.: 17-21697
Location: Plano, Texas
Immediate need for a Microstrategy Developer with experience in the Financial Industry. This is a 6 month’s contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Plano,TX. Please review the job description below:
 
Job ID: 17 - 21697
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Interact with SF OPs business stakeholders to understand and recommend reporting/BI solutions that meet diverse, complex business reporting and analytic needs.
  • Work on full lifecycle MicroStrategy development including schema/modeling, dashboards/documents/reports + mobile application development skills.
  • 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 IT & SF Data Governance Management (SFDGM) teams during Infrastructure and/or software upgrades and perform impact analysis.
  • Recommend and establish governance and control around self-service BI/Analytics considering the evolution of BI Industry's best practices.
  • Responsible for all the deliverables and meeting the timelines for the development activity.
  • Should have strong development skill and capable of understanding the requirement.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Strong customer service personality and effective communication (both written and verbal), and documentation skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and organizational navigation skills.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
 
  • Previous financial services experience.
  • Familiarity with Agile (Scrum) project methodology and practices
  • Experience with MicroStrategy 9 or higher.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in MicroStrategy Schema object development, Multi-Sourcing, Intelligent Cubes and other Application Objects
  • Functional knowledge of ETL tools (e.g. Informatica, Talend, SSIS, SAS) to move, manipulate and structure data in a manner that facilitates optimized analytics in MicroStrategy
  • Understanding of End to End BI/DW Development and Operations Life Cycle
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a highly dynamic business environment providing direct support to business users
  • Hands-on experience in Logical and Physical Data Modeling
  • Strong experience in querying raw data, optimizing SQL and troubleshooting SQL
  • Experience with MicroStrategy Suite: Architect, Developer, Web, Mobile, Desktop
  • Experience in object migration between MicroStrategy projects/environments
  • Experience in designing and creating complex MicroStrategy Documents and Dashboards.
  • 3-5 years of experience using SAS.
  • Functional knowledge on Database like DB2, Oracle.
  • “US Citizens and all those authorized to work in US on W2 are encouraged to apply.”

Our client is a leading Financial Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.