Business Intelligence Developer

Business Intelligence Developer

Whitehall Resources require a Business Intelligence Developer to work with a client in Greater London.

Background:
The client has a Microsoft Azure hosted Business Intelligence Platform using the following services: Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake and Azure Data Lake Analytics with Power BI for visualisation, insight and analytics.
They are now in a position to develop and make optimal use of the current platform to provide self-service BI to the analytical users and embed the use of BI throughout the organisation.
Due to increased demand, they are looking to supplement the BI Team with an additional BI Developer to work alongside the existing 2 BI Developers, the Solutions Architect and the BI Programme Lead.
The BI Developer will support the client with the continued development of its existing BI platform and the use of Microsoft Power BI.

Skills and experience:

*At least 5 years’ experience as a Business Intelligence Developer.

Bring expertise and knowledge that includes, but is not limited to the following:
* Excellent knowledge of delivering projects within a Microsoft Business Intelligence technical environment
* Excellent knowledge of how to build new data sets and structures and manage the distribution, replication and archive of data
* Experience working with large, disparate data sets
* Strong knowledge of Data Warehousing methodologies
* Business analysis experience, including gathering requirements/user stories and conversion into technical specification for development
* Knowledge of project management methodologies, Agile experience desirable

Technical Skills:
(Essential experience of the following specific technologies:)
* Azure Cloud technologies:
* Azure Data Factory
* Azure Data Lake Analytics
* Microsoft Power BI
* Excellent SQL & U-SQL scripting
* Query Performance Tuning
* Knowledge of Data Warehousing methodologies
* Dimensional Modelling experience
* SQL Server, Oracle, Access, Excel experience as source data
* Master Data Management (desirable)

Non-Technical Skills
* A proven ability to develop clear understandings of clients’ needs and the ability to incorporate these into a solution
* Ability to contribute to project delivery, providing input into planning and issue escalation
* Effective Management of conflicting priorities
* Good stakeholder management
* Good organisation skills


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