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BI Developer - Edinburgh/Midlothian

£ Competitive - Technology - IT- Application
Ref: 3680 Date Posted: Monday 07 Nov 2016
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Nine Twenty Technology are recruiting a BI Developer on behalf of our Edinburgh based Client. As BI Developer you will be responsible for a broad spectrum of functional development across the data landscape.

The Role:

Our Client is seeking highly talented, business aware individuals to join our Enterprise Information Delivery Team within the Technology department. The team is focussed on providing data and information provisioning solutions which support our strategic business goals. This is a great opportunity to be part of a core central team which is aligned to the strategic data objectives of the business and its information provisioning needs.  You will be required to:

  • Develop functional components within end to end database projects
  • Translating requirements into build activities
  • Shape solutions with key stakeholders and colleagues
  • Collaborate with other tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design
  • Define and document technical approach and design
  • Provide technical expertise
  • Control quality throughout the project life cycle
  • Ensure best practice leading by example
  • Support system and UAT testing
  • Control production implementations
  • Document solutions fully to support ongoing development and service.
  • Learn new technologies to support systems delivery

The Person:

  • A data aware individual
  • A developer who takes pride in being able to deliver against technical specifications across a broad number of functional components
  • Tenacious at problem solving and have a passion for delivering solutions
  • Experience of creating solutions in the Microsoft SQL Server space or Ab Initio and understand the importance of data delivery from staging through to presentation.  A technically able individual, providing an agile approach to innovative, robust and reliable value add solutions
  • Ability to collaborate superbly with other technical experts and developers, both internal and external, to achieve the desired target outcomes and to ensure that new technology initiatives are implemented 
  • Adaptive, interested in evolving your expertise and knowledge over time as business needs change
  • Understanding of relational database design, data warehouse design, development, ETL and load function

Essential Skills:

  • A solid development background within data delivery
  • Experience of system integration and data flow
  • Awareness of variety of data storage technologies/platforms
  • A strong understanding of development lifecycles
  • An analytical and systematic approach to problem solving
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Can present complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to plan, schedule and monitor work activities in order to meet time and quality targets
  • Awareness of developing technologies and their application

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of data warehousing, data integration and batch processing
  • ETL (Ab Initio)
  • Batch/scheduling
  • Common, best practice integration patterns and concepts
  • XML, XSD, XSLT and the application of Common (canonical) Data models and message formats
  • RDBMS (SQL Server preferred failing that Oracle)
  • Microsoft BI Stack (SQL Server 2012, SharePoint, PowerPivot)

If you think you have the relevant skills for this role please submit your CV for the attention of Nine Twenty Technology.