BI Developer Edinburgh, Jobs, Scotland, Central Belt, 2757
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BI Developer - Edinburgh - Central Belt

BI Developer - Edinburgh - Central Belt

£40,000 - £52,000

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Date Job Posted Friday 22 Mar 2019
Reference 2757
Category BI Developer
Salary £40,000 - £52,000
Employment Type Permanent

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An absolutely fantastic opportunity for a talented and versatile BI Developer who is looking to challenge their technical experience and capabilities in a fast-changing environment.  You will be joining a dynamic team Data team. Ensuring that the use of business intelligence applications enhances business decision making capabilities and delivers value to our customers. Will be empowered to challenge the status quo, dream big and make a massive impact in the business intelligence domain. Strive to deliver best-in-class BI solutions that simplifies and enhances daily jobs, placing the customer at the centre of everything we do. Support the delivery and evolution of Enterprise Data Services through designing and delivering a world class BI & Reporting environment which holds accurate well-structured and well performing BI solutions for business use. Will be interacting with business areas directly, and often at the highest level, understanding the reporting needs and challenges and then work on creating solution for the Business. These may involve creating reports, or as necessary dashboards, metadata layer and other BI components. Content will vary from the aggregated (e.g. as that prepared for executives and directors) to the very detailed (e.g. as that prepared for managers and staff).

Daily Tasks

Pro-actively working with the business to aid the gathering of business requirements and documentation for all reporting and dashboard needs. Developing sustainable solutions which meet business requirements and comply with our governance framework. Utilising proven analytical and data visualisation methods to provide meaningful BI which support our business to meet short- and long-term goals. Supporting of technical development through peer reviews ensuring consistency & quality deliveries. Identifying and delivering innovative improvements to our service and processes. Engaging in the change process to evaluate impact on BI landscape and integrate as appropriate. Managing and resolving risks and issues across our services and processes. Understanding and implementing key elements of risk and controls management that are defined within our governance framework and BI processes. Interaction with key stakeholders along with support teams (CIO & Data Teams) will be done on every day basis.


Fully understand the data various symantec data assets and leverage BI tools to create standard reports, dashboards and other components. Work closely with the Data Engineering team regarding new datamart requirements or changes. Responsible for change requests, from impact assessment and development, through to the root to live and sign-off process. End user’s interaction using training on the tools and solving business problems. Schema Development - Working with the Data Engineering Team to identify potential new data sources and assist with the integration of new data sources. Identify and recommend data/table structures appropriate for the existing MSTR schema structure.  Identify and create the relationships between data elements including parent/child and hierarchies. Create the necessary MSTR schema objects including attributes, facts, hierarchies, filters, prompts and metrics. Content development - Creation of reporting solutions tailored to the needs of business users. MSTR Web - Creation of interactive dashboards and scorecards employing best design practices. Creates test plans, test cases, test scripts and performs testing of the BI and related environments.

Skills and Experience

  • BI technologies:
  • 3+ years of business intelligence development
  • 3+ years’ experience in advanced query development and design using SQL / SAS
  • 1+ years’ experience data extraction transformation and loading experience.
  • Problem solving: reporting queries & analysis.
  • Developing BI, Reporting, Scorecards and Dashboards solutions from business requirements.
  • Stakeholder & Project Management.
  • Change management & development life-cycle including Requirements, Design, Development, Testing and Support
  • Strong ability to creatively use of data & BI to solve business problems.

Please apply online for immediate consideration.

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