OldCastle Senior BI/Business Intelligence Developer - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia
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Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States. Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with 18,000 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.
The Senior BI Developer’s role is to examine and evaluate Business Intelligence requirements for various business units across the organization. This individual will use proven knowledge of specialized BI tools to develop data structures as required. The Senior BI Developer is also responsible for proactively generating and reporting structures based on his or her findings, complete with recommended improvements to business processes, operational procedures, and their corresponding data structures.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)
Define the current business intelligence activities for the development of existing and future reporting procedures and models by charting existing processes.
In conjunction with data owners and business units, develop models, procedures, and protocols for business intelligence in concert with company goals.
Research, review, and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing BI procedures and develop strategies for enhancing or further leveraging these processes.
Develop routines and procedures for end-users to facilitate best practices use of BI tools and applications.
Communicate data structure changes, enhancements, and modifications verbally or through written documentation so that issues and solutions are understood.
Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed changes to aid management in making implementation decisions.
Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define data requirements and goals.
Create prototype BI models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to system programmers.
Work with other development staff to coordinate the creation and management of data structures.
Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives for improving processes in BI applications across the organization.
Advise department and line managers regarding appropriate, effective, and efficient use of organizational BI capabilities and functions.
Liaise with various business groups in the organization to facilitate implementation of new or improved BI processes.
Oversee the implementation of BI structures in regards to technical changes and change management.
Coordinate and perform in-depth tests, including end-user reviews, for modified and new processes, and other post-implementation support.
Conduct research and make recommendations on BI tools, services, protocols, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Computer related discipline, or equivalent experience required
5+ year’s experience Business Intelligence and Reporting development experience
5+ year’s experience Enterprise BI/Visualization tools (Tableau, Business Objects, Cognos, etc)
5+ year’s experience of software development lifecycle, deployment, and maintenance
Excellent verbal, written and analytical skills with the ability to actively listen and effectively understand concerns
Excellent customer service skills combined with the ability to solve problems
Attention to detail and strong analytical skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize issues and monitor progress.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Experience with MS Business Intelligence Development Studio
Experience with MS Team Foundation Server
Experience with Tableau a plus
Experience with Qlik a plus
Experience with MS Reporting Services and/or Analytic Services a plus
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Able to communicate with others by telephone and in person
Able to utilize a computer for word processing, email communication, and preparation of documents and presentations.
May require sitting for extended periods of time
Usually, normal office working conditions. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet
The position will require travel 0-15%
The position may require work outside of normal business hours
The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job. Other duties may be assigned as required. Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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