Systems Engineer- BI
Company: Meredith Corporation
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: October 13, 2019
I. JOB SUMMARY - Major goals and objectives.
The Systems Engineer - BI is a member of Meredith's Business
Insights team and participates in the development of dashboards and
self-service enabled reports. The primary responsibility for this
role is to work closely with business and technical teams to
translate business requirements into automated reporting and
dashboard solutions to help inform business decisions. The person
in this role must possess strong communication skills and can
interact with technical or non-technical people as needed.
* Working with stakeholders to capture business requirements that
will be used in the design, development, implementation and
maintenance of BI solutions
* Developing technical requirements for handoff to other
development teams within the organization
* Following best practices and organizational design standards to
ensure that common, reusable solutions are developed
* Participating in the design of data acquisition, data modeling,
data movement, metadata management, and QA testing
* Works with minimal supervision within defined goals
* Works within a collaborative, empowering team environment
II. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
ACCOUNTABILITIES, ACTIONS AND EXPECTED MEASURABLE RESULTS
INDIVIDUAL DELIVERY: Design and develop enterprise business
intelligence dashboard and reporting solutions. Work with business
stakeholders to establish reporting and analytic requirements.
Translate business requirements into technical ETL and report
specifications. Develop and implement interactive dashboards,
reports and queries in support of business analytics.
ARCHITECTURE: Provide technical and architectural guidance to
projects and teams. Recommend appropriate technology within our
technology stack to support implementation of business
requirements. Research new business intelligence technologies and
GOVERNANCE: Apply and enforces data standards and guidelines as
established within the data governance framework to drive
consistency in data definitions, sources, data usage and quality.
Responsible for ensuring that code and data are reviewed for
quality and accuracy before delivering to the end-user.
III. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB REQUIREMENTS - All must be met
to be considered.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Management Information
Systems required, or equivalent education and experience.
Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Business Intelligence Reporting
and/or Data Warehousing, and a strong background working with
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
MicroStrategy 10.x, Tableau Server and Desktop 10.x, or other BI
tools such as Power BI, Qlikview, Mode
SQL and relational databases (Teradata, Redshift, Snowflake, MS SQL
Data analysis/data quality/data governance
Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills;
attention to detail; and ability to coordinate multiple tasks, set
priorities, and meet deadlines
Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills
BONUS: (CANDIDATES WITH SOME OF THE FOLLOWING SKILLS WILL RECEIVE
Experience with Java and/or Python
Experience with ETL frameworks
% Travel Required (Approximate): 5%
It is the policy of Meredith to provide equal employment
opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national
origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race,
religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with
regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In
addition, Meredith will provide reasonable accommodations for
qualified individuals with disabilities.
Meredith participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm
the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired
employees. For further information about the E-Verify program,
please click here: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees
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