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Application Developer (General) - Senior

Creve Coeur, Missouri | IT
Job ID: 91127
Listed on 6/12/2019

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Job Title: Application Developer (General) - Senior


Job Description & Responsibilities

The Business Analyst/Application Developer role would be responsible for delivering high-quality Business Intelligence (BI) services and data visualization solutions to the  business end users. In this position, you will be responsible for meeting with the business users, gathering user requirements, designing interactive dashboards, and developing and supporting analytic solutions.

  • Determine user needs at the conceptual and technical levels to design and implement the most appropriate solution 
  • Analyze and document business requirements and implement Business Intelligence (BI) solutions using Tableau, Spotfire, and other BI tools 
  • Collaborate with other team members and business users to create and support data visualization objects and custom dashboards 
  • Gather end-to-end dashboard requirements including logical data model, data sources, security needs, metadata, and preferred visualizations Working with technical team members, help diagnose and resolve customer reporting issues 
  • Create and maintain Tableau training and documentation, emphasizing best practices 
  • Desire to remain actively curious about Tableau and BI tools, staying abreast of and sharing knowledge about current trends 
  • Work on special projects as assigned 


Skills, Experiences, Knowledge

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience
  • 3 to 6 years of professional experience as a business analyst or consultant and application developer
  • In-depth experience with Visual Analytics and the ability to create clear visualizations, charts, and graphs 
  • Significant experience designing and implementing intuitive, feature-rich BI interfaces and dashboards 
  • Significant experience designing and implementing user-friendly and dynamic dashboards with features such as KPIs and drill functionality, and chart styles that best visualize the data (Heat Maps, Scatterplots, Slicers, etc.) 
  • Strong experience using BI functions, such as calculated fields, parameter controls, hierarchy, groups, sets, dashboard actions, filters, and annotations 
  • Ability to publish, schedule, and refresh reports to Application Server 
  • Experience managing the BI project lifecycle, from requirements gathering to determining best-fit solutions, and designing and developing prototypes 
  • Ability to develop prototypes from business requirements to bring simplicity and context to complex designs 
  • Ability to identify trends and patterns in data to provide actionable insights, and understand data visualization concepts 
  • Oracle/SQL skills to create complex joins and awareness of Oracle functions and cursors 
  • Strong analytical and technical skills 
  • Detail-oriented investigative and problem-solving skills 
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills 
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with customers and teams 
  • Understanding of DataMart/Data Warehouse concepts, ETL concepts 
  • Deep experience with a variety of BI tools, such as Tableau, Spotfire, Qlikview and PowerBI 
  • PL/SQL Programming skills