Location: New York, NY
General Overview: As a Senior Data Analytics/BI Consultant, you are expected to combine business consulting with data and analytics skills, and work with a variety of technologies, which may include BI and analytics platforms, data warehouse, ETL tools, data quality and data governance. Flexibility on work assignments, and work location, are essential to our operations. Our east coast offices are in New York and Pennsylvania, but flexibility to work throughout the east coast is required, based on business requirements. There will likely be opportunities for training and growth into alternate technologies.
Position Overview: Our team consists of staff members with the general data and business capabilities listed below, yet each individual often brings specific tools and technology experience required for our engagements. Currently, we are seeking an individual with deep experience in Microstrategy, including the creation of models, report and dashboard authoring, ad-hoc analytics, and user and server administration.
Lead and mentor Associate Consultants on project teams and develop and own design decisions
Lead the design and build of data management solutions which provide data acquisition, data quality, data transformation, master data management and data integration of disparate sources
Lead the design and build of dashboards, visualizations and analytics
Contribute towards data modelling, data warehouse build and ETL activity
Generate solution documentation for design, training and support purposes
Work to a high standard of design and delivery within pre-determined timelines
Provide regular and accurate progress reporting and communication to B&D colleagues
Work within Agile frameworks such as SCRUM
Partner with client stakeholders as appropriate
6+ years of experience working with data in analysis and management context and 10+ years of of overall professional work experience
Strong business skills, including stakeholder management, preparing and delivering presentations and workshops, and collecting (and challenging) requirements
Competency with relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, etc.) including experience with product specific SQL, such as PL/SQL or T-SQL
Competency with an ETL technology, such as Informatica, Data Stage, Talend, ODI, SSIS, etc.
Familiarity with data modelling and integration methodologies or techniques including Star Schema, 3NF, Inmon/Kimball, Data Vault, etc.
Expertise in solutions architecture for data management solutions, such as MDM, data quality, or data security is desirable
The ability to capture business requirements and lead workshops
An awareness of test and QA procedures
Strong exposure to banking, insurance, payments, asset/wealth management is preferred
Ability to travel – Travel schedules range from 0 – 75%, as business needs dictate
Business & Decision, North America, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V
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