0 Replies Latest reply on Mar 11, 2015 12:00 PM by Raj Krishnamurthy

    Now Hiring@Ellucian - BI Developer (Fairfax, VA) - Full Time, Great benefits

    Raj Krishnamurthy

      Making a difference for over 17 million students at more than 2,400 institutions of higher education in over 40 countries is a big job. At Ellucian, we provide education institutions with the innovative solutions they need to help people everywhere discover their futures through learning. At Ellucian our values are CLEAR: Collaboration, Learning, Engagement, Accountability, and Resourcefulness. We truly are a global organization with offices in North America, Mexico, Dubai, India, Australia, the United Kingdom, France, and the Netherlands.


      We seek people who are forward-looking, innovative, enthusiastic and ambitious, team players, and high performers. We want you to join us in the special and rewarding work we are so fortunate to be a part of every day - join Ellucian and be inspired!

      As a BI Developer, you will support the definition, design and implementation of Business Intelligence Solutions across the Enterprise. The ideal candidate will be an individual with strong Tableau dashboard development skills with experience working with ETL tools (Informatica). You will work in a challenging, dynamic, fast paced environment with a mindset to contribute beyond basic responsibilities and constantly look for better ways to deliver top quality solutions.

      The successful candidate will add value by:

      •Designing and Developing Dashboards using Tableau for various organizational metrics and indicators, creating new reports and modifying existing reports using industry standards and best practices
      •Collaborating with the business on identifying the best way to present the data.
      •Maintaining Tableau reports & analysis and work on enhancements to existing reports or creating new reports based on business needs
      •Developing data mapping, designs, and implementing extract/transform/load processes using Informatica Powercenter by connecting to On-Premise and Cloud applications (Salesforce.com, Amazon Redshift, SAP and Oracle) while following development standards and best practices
      •Supporting team and end-users as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) through troubleshooting, recommendation solutions and identifying opportunities to solve business problems through BI.

      Position Requirements

      What we need from you:


      •Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
      •At least 3 - 5 years of Business Intelligence and Reporting experience
      •At least 3 years’ experience in Tableau – strong knowledge of best practices for dashboards and visualizations is required.
      •Strong analytical skills and comfortable working with large data sets and ability to transform data into actionable insights
      •Experience using Informatica to extract, transform and load (ETL) development from various business data repositories - SAP, Salesforce.com, and Oracle.
      •Strong SQL development skills- writing complex queries and stored procedures- SQL, PL/SQL, T-SQL
      •Experience in documenting design specifications and other related documents
      •Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic and Agile development lifecycle


      Desired Skills/Knowledge/Experience:
      •Experience working with Amazon Redshift using Informatica and Tableau
      •Tableau Community contribution and Server Administration experience


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