MicroStrategy Developer

Jnit Technologies - McLean, VA4.2

Contract

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I have new requirement from my client. If anyone interested in this could you please let me know.

Position : MicroStrategy Developer

Location : McLean, VA

Visa : USC/GC only

Duration : 6 months

Mode : Phone/face to face interviews

Client : Freddie Mac

Position Overview(Key Skills):

Data Services is seeking a MicroStrategy Developer, to lead project delivery and production support for a suite of MicroStrategy BI/Analytics applications.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide proactive Production support for MicroStrategy and other BI/Analytics applications by resolution of issues in a timely manner.
  • Develop reports and Dashboards to monitor BI applications providing insight on usage patterns and recommend application/system improvements.
  • As a Senior MicroStrategy Developer, lead BI design and development activities, identify risks and recommend risk mitigation plans.
  • Interact with business teams and other stakeholders to understand and recommend BI solutions to meet diverse, complex business needs.
  • Manage and track action items, issues, and risks associated with a suite of applications. Follow up on items with appropriate parties to ensure their resolution and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.
  • 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 software vendors to open defects, log issues and seek resolutions and/or patches.
  • Work with other Technology Services 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.

Basic Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant IT related experience
  • Minimum 4 years of current and hands-on experience with the MicroStrategy tool and demonstrated expertise with complex and high volume Datamarts with Star Schema and Type 2 dimensions.
  • Minimum 4 years of current and hands-on experience in developing interactive dashboards
  • Demonstrated experience delivering solutions to stringent SLAs for report performance
  • Thorough knowledge of all capabilities of the MicroStrategy Suite including the following – Dimensional Modeling, Architect, Developer, Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Integrity Manager, Object Manager, Distribution Services, Transactional services, Narrowcast, Visual Insight, Mobile.
  • Experience with MicroStrategy SDK a plus.
  • Demonstrated delivery of multiple complex projects
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines
  • Demonstrated partnership with business clients and value proposition of projects/portfolio.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience working with dedicated and matrixed resources
  • Ability to establish / build cross divisional relationships / collaboration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with team members, stakeholders, and Sr. management on both the business and IT sides.
  • Experience with Agile development

Preferred Skills :

  • Experience as a MicroStrategy consultant
  • MicroStrategy Certified Developer
  • Experienced Agile team member using a Scrum methodology
  • Understanding of the secondary mortgage industry.
  • Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services, SAS.

Emma Glover

JNIT Technologies Inc

Tel: 903-416-8723

Email: emma (at)jnitinc (dot) com

1900 Enchanted Way, Suite 200, Grapevine, TX 76051

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Microstrategy: 5 years (Required)
  • Microstrategy certification: 1 year (Required)
  • Business Intelligence: 5 years (Required)

Location:

  • McLean, VA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)