Job Description :
Title: Salesforce Wave Analytics Consultant
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Duration: 6+Months
5+ years of experience developing analytics using Salesforce platform as the backend
2+ years of experience working with Wave Analytics
Create Wave datasets from using internal Salesforce data and external data sources
Experience with the Salesforce web services API
Write SFDC SOQL queries to search and display data from SFDC Org using tools such as Workbench
Designs, develops, and maintains reports and multi-level dashboards in Wave
Knowledge of Apex Data Loader, SOQL or more advanced ETL tools
Write database SQL queries to search and display data from an Oracle database using tools such as SQL Plus and TOAD
Strong problem solving and analytical skill
Experience in agile development methodology/scrum is a plus
Work with Business Applications, Business Analytics, and Sales Operations Team, this position will influence best practices in analytics development, and related apps and tools
Defines business requirements and creates high-level architectural specifications, ensuring feasibility, functionality, and integration with Salesforce and internal existing systems/platforms
Candidate must have experience in IT project requirement gathering, deployment and implementation

Preferred Skills:
Hands on experience in analyzing data, identifying trends and building visualizations
Experience with data modeling, logical star schema design and data warehouse concepts
Experience with ETL tools (Informatica, Talend, Data Transformation Services, etc a strong plus
Experience with latest trends in Hadoop, Apache Pig a strong plus
Solid verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills