Senior BI Developer – London
Are you an experienced BI Developer looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work for a solutions provider with a range of exciting greenfield projects? Are you looking for a role with genuine scope for progression and a great work-life balance?
An analytics house based in central London is actively seeking a Senior BI Developer to join a team responsible for a number of business-critical projects dealing with a range of technical solutions.
Our client is a dynamic technology company that is focused on business analytics and planning. They take an innovative approach to making complex solutions simple so their clients can focus on running their businesses. Their services and applications enable clients to gain the benefits of world-class analytics and planning capability without the headaches.
Salary and benefits
- A competitive basic salary based on experience (£60-70K)
- discretionary bonus equivalent to an average of 10% of basic
- Flexible working hours
- The option of homeworking
- Private healthcare
- Career path into Solutions Architecture
Purpose of the role
You will be responsible for the design and delivery of cutting edge Business Intelligence solutions that leverage modern Business Intelligence technology.
You will be the centre of expertise and knowledge for all matters pertaining to the use, development and application of the MS BI Stack and will lead the development of the Data Warehouse and all the associated ETL processes. You will also be accountable for configuring reporting tools and dashboards which will enable customers and managers to better understand their business and gain insight from the datasets.
This role is primarily responsible for developing, managing and controlling solutions based on Microsoft’s SQL Server, Data and Business Intelligence Platforms. Responsibilities include administration, design and development of the BI applications (users, databases/fact tables/dimensions, dashboard development and distribution).
Duties and responsibilities
- To lead the MS BI stack development and day to day delivery, including ETL processes, Data Warehouse design and build, reporting delivery, and dashboarding of data, whilst maintaining excellent lines of communication in respect of proposed and actual development direction and progress.
- To work closely with the BI & Reporting team in the production of ad-hoc internal or customer reports, including information to support projects and to use this knowledge to further enhance existing dashboard capability where applicable.
- To continually explore opportunities for automation of ad hoc and manual processes using existing and new BI technologies, across the entire organisation
- To be responsible for the management of all aspects of reporting security within the MS Stack, including the design and maintenance of detailed security protocols to ensure compliance with our customer, local and National policies, including the Data Protection Act.
- To be accountable for ensuring that Service Requests are dealt with by the development team in a timely and efficient manner
- Lead and support on optimization of dashboards, reports and ad hoc analytics utilizing a mix of BI tools, scripting as required & APIs for seamless end user experience
- Maintain robust version control of all objects in the Microsoft BI environment.
Skills and experience required:
- Experience of working at a conceptual as well as at a detailed level in BI projects and development tasks
- 5+ Years MS BI development experience
- Strong experience with MS Reporting Suite (SSRS/SSAS/SSIS)
- Strong experience with ETL Processes
- Relevant Professional accreditation in MS BI Application development
- Experience of MS SQL Server including the installation and setup of a DW environment, as well as advanced scripting and dashboard design experience
- Extensive experience of Microsoft products including Excel, Access and Word to an advanced level
- Experience of working on MS Azure as a platform would be beneficial
Key Skills – BI Developer / Business Intelligence Developer / Power BI / Tableau / QlikView / MI Analyst / BI Analyst / MI Developer / BI Consultant /