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POSTED: May 28, 2019

Senior Business Intelligence Developer

University at Albany, SUNY
Albany, NY
Full time
Technical (Programmer, Developer, Analyst)

The Senior Business Intelligence Developer position, reporting to the Manager of Business Intelligence Solutions in Information Technology Services, is responsible for providing support to UAlbany within the Reporting and Analytics service. This position specifically supports the continuously evolving UAlbany Business Intelligence (BI) system by capturing data requirements and employing technical and functional skills to build out a sustainable information analytics platform. This position will integrate institutional data into the UAlbany BI system that will inform decisions and support UAlbany’s strategic initiatives.
Primary Responsibilities:
Design, Develop, Implement and Maintain Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) Processes:
Document mappings between source systems and BI, including transformation logic
Use Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) to develop, implement, extract, transform and load logic to move data from the source to the BI System
Design, develop, perform and analyze test cases, including: unit tests, integration tests, and quality assurance plans
Work with users to identify issues and resolutions
Migrate ODI modules through multiple development environments and production
Design, develop, build and maintain ODI logic based on service requests and incidents
Monitor the success or failure of ODI Loads
Design, Develop, Implement and Maintain Dimensional Data Warehouse Enhancements:
Identify and document data requirements and sources
Design, develop and implement staging tables to hold the initial extracts of data from the system(s) of record
Design, develop and implement target tables that form Kimball’s star schema
Integrate additional Data Warehouse modules with the existing modules using tables identified as Conformed Dimensions
Design, Develop, Implement and Maintain the end user access to the BI:
Administer end user tools, such as Oracle Business Intelligence (OBIEE) to organize the BI data for the end user, ensuring accessibility, ease of use and security
Learn new data access tools and how to administer them
Build validation dashboards/analytics to validate the data in the BI against the source systems
Work with the user to identify issues and their resolution
Work Service Requests, Incidents and Project Tasks:
Use a ticketing system and project task list to work through assigned activities
Work within assigned timelines, notifying the manager of any anomalies
Design and build validation dashboards/analytics to compare the data in the BI system against data in the source systems for integrity and correctness
Work with the user to identify issues and their resolution

Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization Minimum of 5 years of data requirements analysis, dimensional data modeling, data warehousing, data analytics, SQL, and ETL experience, providing services to a wide range of business customers Minimum 5 years' experience with ODI or a similar ETL tool Minimum 5 years' experience with Oracle SQL Developer or Toad Minimum 5 years' experience with Oracle OBIEE or similar analytics tool Excellent customer service skills Excellent oral and written communication skills; writing skills will be assessed by application materials submitted Applicants must address in their applications their abilities to work with a culturally diverse population.
7+ years' experience in: ODI or a similar ETL tool SQL Developer OBIEE and Analytics/Dashboard development Experience with data visualizations and story telling Experience in higher education
Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,900 students in nine schools and colleges across three campuses. Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.