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SENIOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE BUSINESS ANALYST – manage BI TEAM in LEADING RETAILER – CAPE TOWN

SENIOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE BUSINESS ANALYST – manage BI TEAM in LEADING RETAILER – CAPE TOWN

Job Title: SENIOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE BUSINESS ANALYST – manage BI TEAM in LEADING RETAILER – CAPE TOWN
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Industry:
IT
Salary: Senior level
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email: gary@acuityconsultants.co.za
Job Published: March 18, 2019 12:57

Job Description

Great opportunity for a SENIOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE BUSINESS ANALYST to manage a BI TEAM within an established and Data Driven RETAIL COMPANY. This is a SENIOR level BI Team Manager role, where you will be both business-facing and technically hands-on. The role has prospects of becoming this Retailers ‘Subject Matter Expert’.

THE COMPANY:
An established and Data Driven Retailer with a strong presence in both South Africa and Internationally.
The BI and Data Team have been at the forefront of utilising BI technology to inform business strategy across their Product Development, Credit, Marketing and Customer Insight practices.
The team operate in a multi-cloud, Big Data environment and are advanced in their adoption of Data Science, AI and Machine learning in order to master Predictive Analytics and Predictions on Consumer Behaviour.

THE ROLE:
As SENIOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE BUSINESS ANALYST, the role is multi-faceted and will include:  
Consulting with users and gathering requirement on their application needs. 
Work closely with BI users to see that all the data is available. 
Ensure that integrated data and ETL processes provide correct data which is of value and able to be processed.
Optimise the retailers BI ETL system for better performance and usability.
Analysis, design, development, implementation, maintenance and system testing of Information systems. (Full SDLC).
Conduct research and development for new tools and ways to enhance existing information management system.
Creating reports, dashboards and reporting models.
Creating Cubes based on the Business needs with proper dimensions and aggregations.
Perform indexing, data partitioning and cube processing.
Monitor BI-Server’s performance.
Lead, mentor and train a team of Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse Analyst-Developers.

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Formal education in IT / Information Systems, or relevant industry experience (i.e. BI in Retail).
Solid technical skills in BI or Data Warehousing – either Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server.
ETL and Data integration skills.
Ability to work with large data sets.
A keen interest in Cloud solutions, Big Data (Hadoop) and Data Science innovations (Machine learning and AI).
Exceptional business-facing communication skills – able to manage expectations of senior executives.
Team leadership / managerial experience – you must have a track-record of helping more junior people develop their skills and careers.
Ability to work at a senior level within a large Business Intelligence team. 

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann
gary@acuityconsultants.co.za 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.