Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a MicroStrategy Development Manager. Candidate will manage a team of developers responsible for project delivery and production support for all Analytics applications.
Resource Management for a team of MicroStrategy Developers
Advisor to project teams regarding design and development activities, standards, risk mitigation and issue resolution.
Thought leader of team that interacts with business teams and other stakeholders to define reporting solutions to meet diverse, complex business needs.
Recommends changes to policies and established procedures that affect immediate organization's success.
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.
Develop and manage a BI Consulting practice in support of a federated model across the BI Development organizations
Partner with Architecture Services to develop Reference Architectures, Patterns and Roadmaps for BI/Analytics. Establish and maintain design and development best practices.
Define and develop strategy for the roll out of the new features of the MicroStrategy tool and version upgrades.
Development and monitoring of performance metrics and Service Level Agreements.
Provide proactive production support for MicroStrategy and other Analytics applications. This includes monitoring usage patterns and recommending improvements.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline; or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired.
Minimum of 10 years of relevant IT related experience and 3+ years management experience
Minimum 7 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. Demonstrated experience delivering solutions to stringent SLAs for report performance.
Thorough knowledge of the following capabilities - Dimensional Modeling,
Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Distribution Services, Transactional services.
Experience planning initiatives (including creation of business cases, formation
of projects, and development of resource plans)
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.
Experience managing dedicated and matrixed resources
Ability to establish/build cross divisional relationships/collaboration
Experience with Agile development
Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services, SAS, and Tableau
Experience with Big Data
Experience with a large Consulting company
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong customer service skills