Vacancies

Senior Business Intelligence Developer

We view our client as one of the top digital organisations in South Africa, who provide marketing and support services to millions of clients across the globe. They are based in very trendy and upmarket offices in Century City, Cape Town. A multi billion-dollar global giant in their field, they are able to attract the very best talent in South Africa, and retain them. They are currently looking for a Senior Business Intelligence Developer to join their team.

Job description

This role requires a motivated, energetic, inquisitive and highly numerate person who has a solid technical base but also possesses an appreciation for numbers and understands the value that can be derived from interrogating them. This role performs ETL tasks, Cube creation and maintenance, investigations on data integrity and identify gaps for improvement for thebusiness and the team itself.

This role requires a thorough understanding of our business, its needs and weaknesses in order to provide value through the use of Analytics and BI.

Duties will include, but not limited to:

Integration of new sources of data into company databases so that it can also be analyzed and included in relevant reports 

Integration of data into relevant workflow processes, with the specific aim of continuously improvement and data optimization

Conceptualizing, defining and delivering new reports as well as improving existing ones

Analysis of data from various sources in order to ensure that the business acts proactively on the information at its disposal

Continually searching for new and useful ways to obtain, integrate and analyze data that is relevant to the company’s business model

Education of report end-users so as to ensure a maximum spread of expertise around the company

Driving new solutions based on business requirements

Even the most experienced talent should have the opportunity to expand and improve their skill sets in many advanced areas of knowledge at this employer.   

If you have the right attitude and right aptitude, we can assure you that room for growth at this employer is unprecedented.  They firmly believe in staying up to date with latest technologies, so you’ll be working with the latest tech at international standards.  

Whilst this is a very modern and fast paced organisation, the atmosphere is also relaxed.  Leave those suits and ties at home, but please wear something. Our client doesn’t believe that sitting in traffic for hours each day is necessary so working hours are flexible, with core working hours between 9am and 4pm.   

To keep you healthy, stress free, and happy – they provide nutritious meals (free of course), serve cappuccinos from their coffee bar, provide free access to the gym, and of course there are free massages from their wellness therapist when you need it the most.  

Our client is able to pay top dollar to attract and retain top talent in South Africa and offer excellent end of year bonuses based on company and individual performance.  The company is outperforming though, so for now, the rest is up to you.

Work hard and play hard?  Head on down to the bar every Friday afternoon, try your hand at Poker on Thursday evenings, enjoy regular team building events such as white river rafting, and so much more. 

Most of all they have created a culture second to none.  Small on egos; big on energy.  Possibly the most employee centric client we’ve come across.  Ever.

If you meet with our requirements and think you could be a match then you’ll want to pop your CV to info@anniemercer.co.za.  

Requirements

• A degree with majors in Information Systems / Mathematics / Statistics / Engineering / Business
• A minimum of 5 years’ experience in process driven optimization relating to business reporting and analysis
• A minimum of 5 years’ strong SQL experience with specific reference to creation of stored procedures, functions, automation of jobs, performance tuning and optimization, RDBMS, error handling and logging, incremental data loading, change tracking/cdc. Etc.)
• A minimum of 4 years’ SSIS experience with specific reference to creation of complex ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes, error handling, loading data from various sources (flat files, xml), integration of new data warehouse, precedence constraints, parameterized connections
• A minimum of 4 years SSAS experience with specific reference to creation, implementation and maintenance of multidimensional cubes, MDX and DAX
• Advanced MS Excel
• Knowledge of Enterprise Data Warehouses
• SSRS (demonstrated experience in complex reports, master reports and cube reporting)
• Knowledge of and experience with Enterprise Data Warehouses

Experience in the following advantageous:
• DBA
• Software dev background
• BIML
• XML
• Service broker queue
• Project management experience
• SSRS

Category

Location

Century City, Cape Town

Available

Interested in this position?

If you feel you are a good fit for this role, kindly send your CV to info@anniemercer.co.za. In your email, please feel free to tell us why you are an excellent fit for the role and also include your current earnings and notice period. We look forward to chatting with you.