BI Team Lead

Spring Technology
08 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
BI Team Lead/ Permanent/ Birmingham/ Analysis/Dashboards/Data models
Spring Technology is currently recruiting for a BI Team Lead to work with our client based in Birmingham. This is a permanent position looking for a candidate with broad BI development skills as well as a strong ability to analysis of data.
Responsibilities include
*Providing detailed functional & technical specifications identifying information sources and data transformation required
*Identification of data quality issues identifying the root cause of the problem.
*Anticipating risks & issues as well as mitigations.
*Scheduling and prioritisation of BI development work raising any resource issues with line manager.
*Present and agree the BI solution design with key business users/project sponsors as well as the Business Analysts and Development Manager.
*Design and develop BI solutions to meet business functional requirements.
*Carry out design and code reviews.
*Perform quality assurance system testing to ensure that the data sources provided to the business for reporting and analysis are of the best quality possible.
*Provide training on analytics tools and other BI solutions ensuring that they meet the requirements specification.
*Documentation of all project stages in accordance with the SDLC Methodology.
*Timely reporting of any delays along with impact and mitigations.

Essential skills and experience include:
*Experience building data models, dashboards and report
*Ability to troubleshoot and resolve reporting issues, prioritise workloads and provide some technical direction if required
*Is able to work without direction and use own initiative
*Is Able to coordinate and complete tasks in a timely and efficient manner
*Analyses situations accurately
*Uses relevant data and information in a clear and coherent process to assess and understand issues, evaluate options, form accurate conclusions, and make decisions
*Is able to demonstrate the ability of resolving problems with lateral thinking
*Focus on results and desired outcomes and how best to achieve them
*Meets deadlines and can manage own time and plan accordingly
*Strong analytical skills
*Educated to degree level or equivalent
Desirable skills include
*Use of Azure SQL platform services such as Azure Data Factory, Azure SQL Data Warehouse and Power BI
*Understanding and experience of working in a retail environment
*Understanding of EPOS and logistics systems
*Experience of supervising and developing team members.
*Data mining and the application of statistical techniques to identify associations and patterns within data.
*Use of LINQ within Microsoft .NET
*Agile development methodologies such as SCRUM
If this sounds of interest then please don't hesitate to send an up to date CV for immediate consideration to .

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Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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