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McLean Virginia - 110-130K Full Time Posted: Thursday, 12 October 2017
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Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Sr. MicroStrategy Developer. Candidate will help lead project delivery and production support for a suite of MicroStrategy BI/Analytics applications.


Provide proactive Production support for MicroStrategy and other BI/Analytics applications by resolution of issues in a timely manner.

Develop reports and Dashboards to monitor BI applications providing insight on usage patterns and recommend application/system improvements.

As a Senior MicroStrategy Developer, lead BI design and development activities, identify risks and recommend risk mitigation plans.

Interact with business teams and other stakeholders to understand and recommend BI solutions to meet diverse, complex business needs.

Manage and track action items, issues, and risks associated with a suite of applications. Follow up on items with appropriate parties to ensure their resolution and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.

Research on other BI tools and new features within existing BI tool (primarily MicroStrategy) and provide recommendations.

Define/develop implementation strategy for newly released features of MicroStrategy tool and/or MicroStrategy version upgrades.

Recommend, implement and adhere to industry wide BI best practices and drive for changes to existing processes and/or procedures for the betterment of the organization.

Work with software vendors to open defects, log issues and seek resolutions and/or patches.

Work with other Technology Services teams during Infrastructure and/or software upgrades and perform impact analysis.

Partner with Architecture Services to develop Reference Architectures, Patterns and Roadmaps for BI/Analytics.

Recommend and establish governance and control around self-service BI/Analytics considering the evolution of BI Industry's best practices.


Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline; or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired.

Minimum of 7 years of relevant IT related experience

Minimum 5 years of current and hands-on experience with the MicroStrategy tool and demonstrated expertise with complex and high volume Datamarts with Star Schema and Type 2 dimensions.

Minimum 5 years of current and hands-on experience in developing interactive dashboards

Demonstrated experience delivering solutions to stringent SLAs for report performance

Thorough knowledge of all capabilities of the MicroStrategy Suite including the following

- Dimensional Modeling, Architect, Developer, Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Integrity Manager, Object Manager, Distribution Services, Transactional services, Narrowcast, Visual Insight, Mobile.

Experience with MicroStrategy SDK a plus.

Minimum 7 years of current and hands-on experience with SQL and Relational databases

Demonstrated delivery of multiple complex projects

Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines

Demonstrated partnership with business clients and value proposition of projects/portfolio.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Excellent customer service skills

Experience working with dedicated and matrixed resources

Ability to establish/build cross divisional relationships/collaboration

Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with team members, stakeholders, and Sr. management on both the business and IT sides.

Preferred Skills:

Experience as a MicroStrategy consultant

MicroStrategy Certified Developer

Experienced Agile team member using a Scrum methodology

Understanding of the secondary mortgage industry.

Experience with Agile development

Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services, SAS.

Experience with Hyperion, Essbase, OBIEE

McLean Virginia, United States of America
Craig Johnson 
10/12/2017 1:27:08 PM

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