Power BI Developer/Contractor

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timePosted 12 days ago location United States salarySalary undisclosed
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Job Description

Seeking a candidate with strong skills and experience with delivering reports and dashboards within PowerBI which includes, PowerBI Premium, PowerBI Embedded, and PowerBI Desktop, and DAX, particularly in the Microsoft Azure environment. While this developer should have experience connecting to and working with Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL DW, they should also be familiar with Azure Data Lake Store, Oracle, BigQuery and other data stores as a source for data to be analyzed. This candidate should have solid communication skills, strong analytical aptitude with critical thinking, a solid understanding of reporting dashboarding capabilities, KPIs, requirements definition, and report development processes, and the tools and platforms that support them, as they will be directly interacting with users of reports and dashboards that theyrsquoll be delivering. The role requires advanced skills that enable the individual to deliver a high level of service and to meet the expectation from the client constituency that it serves, as well as a very solid understanding of an enterprise reporting environments and industry best practices. Responsibilities Role Specific Responsibilities Deliver complex reports and dashboards, in some cases requiring DAX andor light data integration, based on the user requirements provided within the PowerBI environment. Actively participate in regularly scheduled contact calls to provide status to leadership on all active work. Perform BreakFix work on existing PowerBI reports and dashboards. Troubleshoot performance and rendering issues with existing PowerBI reports and dashboards. Proactively keep management informed of timeline risks, data risks, and changes in scope from the users. Deliver comprehensive support documentation for each PowerBI asset delivered. Participate in the development of training materials and engage in user training of PowerBI. People Management middot When asked, participation in global working groups responsible for the deployment and development of global technology systems and infrastructure middot Provide input into peer performance reviews Knowledge Sharing Documentation middot Contribute to, produce and maintain processes, procedures, operational and architectural documentation for the PowerBI environment and its administration middot Change Control - ensure compliance with Processes and adherence to standards and documentation middot Assist in mentoring other members of the GDA team middot Adoption ndash lead efforts to communicate and support overall adoption of PowerBI capabilities Qualifications Education (degree) Bachelorrsquos Degree Other (Explain) College Diploma in Industrial Engineering, Business Analytics, or equivalent industry experience Years of Experience middot 5+ years of development experience with technical knowledge of reporting technologies and approaches, data integration, and KPI development, using industry standard tools such as PowerBI or Tableau. Demonstrated experience in requirements definition and working directly with users to produce assets that meet their expectations. Outcomes First Month Critical Outcomes middot Absorb strategic projects from the backlog and complete the related PowerBI Development work middot Inspect existing run-state PowerBI dashboards and identify optimizations for any potential development middot Deliver new Power BI Dashboards and Reports assigned as needed