BI Tech Lead II

Posted on October 6, 2019


Madison, WI

Position Details


Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking for a BI Tech Lead II to work in Madison, WI.

Job Description:
This position will work closely with the technical architect and provide technical leadership to the BI team in the development of a data warehouse, data management techniques, tool implementation, and reporting and analytical capabilities. 
Responsibilities, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Experience providing technical leadership to a business intelligence team and mentoring team members on technologies and tools to ensure consistent and effective implementation. 
  • Ability to establish design and use patterns for technologies. 
  • Experience developing technical reference models and ensuring effective implementation of defined architecture. 
  • Experience with Tableau Server Infrastructure, specifically publishing and back-end administration, effective organization of data sources and dashboards, optimization, tuning, and ensuring the security of data. 
  • Experience with ETL tools and processes including SSIS and/or other ETL tools (Alteryx, Talend, etc.).  
  • Experience with source code management tools such as SVN or git. 
  • Experience gathering, understanding & documenting user requirements, creating specifications, designing solutions, development, testing, and implementing solutions that ensure requirements are achieved through high quality deliverables. 
  • Proven ability to provide direction and mentoring to team members on Tableau development (10.5+) and dashboard usability. 
  • Familiarity with dashboard design, full life cycle management and the application of best practices including use of visual design principles.
  • Experience with quality assurance and developing standards to certify reports/dashboards/analytics for production use. 
  • Familiarity with both relational and dimensional data modeling. 
  • Experience using complex SQL.
  • Experience with SQL Server and related tools including SSRS, SSAS, and SSIS. 
  • Experience in the role of project manager leading BI projects. 
  • Experience with analytical tools such as R, Python, and SAS. 
  • Experience providing leadership and coordination for operational activities for production support and software upgrades. 
  • Involvement in BI governance including data usage, metadata, data management, data quality, and security. 
  • Familiarity working with technology including metadata management/data cataloging, automated regression testing, containerization, and advanced analytics.
  • Familiarity with agile development practices, particularly Scrum.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills, ability to influence others and to interact with individuals at all levels. 
  • Ability to work productively with cross-functional working groups and across organizational layers with consideration for agency priorities. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building. 
  • Ability to develop and deliver presentations to both technical and non-technical audiences.  
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of customer trust and confidence.