BI Administrator job in Columbia
The primary responsibility of the Business Intelligence Administrator is to install, upgrade and maintain operations of reporting platforms and ODS, efficiently automating administrative tasks with appropriate tools and repeatable processes. The Business Intelligence Administrator proactively ensures reliability and performance of several reporting platforms and reporting solutions. The Business Intelligence Administrator also performs promotions of reporting content in the reporting platforms.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for installing, upgrading, maintaining and administering Cognos and Tableau reporting environments.
Responsible for installing, upgrading, maintaining and administering Banner ODS.
Release management for reporting environments and Banner ODS.
Responsible for automating administrative tasks using Python and RESTful APIs.
Uses automation and repeatable processes to administer multiple instances of platforms.
Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems.
Designs and enforces standards for report and dashboard promotion.
Evaluates technical alternatives the developer community based on best practices.
Provide on-call production support.
TECHNICAL, MANAGERIAL, and PEOPLE SKILLS REQUIRED
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Incumbents will be evaluated, in part, based on performance of each essential function. Appropriate reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
The appropriate candidate for this position would have strong understanding of data warehousing, data integration, and reporting platforms. We are looking for driven self-starters who enjoy and are able to collaborate across all levels and teams within an organization. Effective written and oral communication is a must. Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (including MS Access) required. Experience working in an Agile development environment, a plus.
Undergraduate degree in computer science or at least 4 years of work experience in relevant field.
At least 4 years of experience administering or implementing Business Intelligence solutions required.
Proven analytical and problems solving skills.
Strong experience developing with Python and RESTful APIs.
Strong SQL skills including Oracle and PL/SQL.
Experience maintaining and administering Cognos
Experience working with Banner and/or Banner ODS.
Strong experience with Linux and Windows.
Fluent in Spanish
Conversational in Portuguese a plus.
Experience maintaining and administering Tableau servers a plus.
It is essential that this individual has the ability to personally solve problems and can work in a matrix environment.
Strong Execution Skills: Contributes to continuous improvements of operations, especially in the area of automating administration and operations.
Strong analytical and problems solving skills debugging in high-pressure situations that affect operations.
Time Management: Use his/her time effectively and efficiently; values time; concentrates his/her efforts on the more important priorities; can attend to a broader range of activities.