Job Description :
Job Title: BI Developer
Location: Durham, NC -27707
Contract Duration: 6 months

Act as a liaison between multiple business areas and technical communities for more complex reporting and analytic development purposes. Independently design and develop Business Intelligence content (crystal reports, tableau dashboards, and analytic solutions) by identifying reporting/analytic requirements and determining business rules through a structured elicitation process. Ensure that information and BI content satisfies business needs and responsible for training report development

Job Description
Elicit and review business reporting requirements from the business groups through formal interviews or facilitated sessions and translate into more complex technical designs for enterprise business intelligence implementation.
Coordinate and independently develop BI content (crystal reports, tableau dashboards, and analytic solutions) through the entire development life-cycle to provide data necessary to effectively make business decisions and measure goal attainment and overall performance.
Participate in work-stream planning process including inception, technical design, development, testing and delivery of BI solutions that emphasize speed to market results.
Independently perform more complex analysis for a wide range of requests, using data in different formats and from various platforms, and identify behavioral data and patterns.
Provide BI tool evaluation including the development of proof-of-concept and pilot solutions
Develop comprehensive knowledge of business area processes and information needs and apply that knowledge in developing BI content for other users.
Coordinate user acceptance testing with the business community to ensure accurate delivery of data from the business requirements with the goal of receiving sign off.
Maintain knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) or responsibility, assess the impact, and collaborate with management, and business areas to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions as well as self-service solutions.
Share expertise with business areas to assist in understanding enterprise data content, definitions and usage and the available BI tools.
Work with business areas to adapt their business processes to effectively use enterprise data sources for information and analytical needs
Identify opportunities to improve departmental efficiencies or to better facilitate completion of projects within the allocated time and budget. Provide inputs to project schedules and risk assessments.
Supports and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility.
Mentor and assist less senior team members as needed.

Hiring Requirements
Bachelors Degree with 7 years of proven Business Intelligence development skills
If no degree, 9 years of proven Business Intelligence development skills
Proven business analysis experience with larger scale projects.

Hiring Preferences
Healthcare industry experience preferred
Experience with SAP Business Objects XI suite of tools esp. (Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence)
Experience with visualization technologies like Tableau
Experience with data warehouse development on one or more of the following platforms: Teradata, Oracle, MS SQL Server
Experience with data blending tools such as Alteryx
Experience with the development of logical and physical data models
Knowledge of Cloud based platforms like Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Knowledge of Big Data Technologies
Solid background/knowledge in project management practices.
Strong skillset in problem solving, data analysis and creative solutions to technical and business information problems
Strong facilitation and presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to effectively adapt to and apply rapidly changing technology to business needs
Excellent collaboration and independent decision making skills
Excellent organizational skills which allow progress on concurrent tasks from separate projects
Able to work effectively as well as lead work on a project team, and be highly accountable for results
Focus on continuous learning and potential application of latest BI solutions.