Job Openings BI Tech Lead

About the job BI Tech Lead

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: 

  • Permanent 

  • EE preferred but strong Non-EE candidates will be considered 

 

LOCATION: 

Cape Town 

 

DESCRIPTION OF THE POSITION: 

 

  • Design, document and communicate technical solutions that deliver on business requirements. 
  • Fulfill the role of subject matter expert on all technical aspects of BI products. 
  • Oversee all BI development / modelling activity incl. code reviews, issue resolution and general support. 
  • Develop technical standards and best practices. 
  • Identify opportunities to enhance and automate technical processes and solutions across BI projects and support operations. 
  • Support developers / modellers to develop data and analytical models. 
  • Form relationships and orchestrate delivery with key technical stakeholders across our business incl. solutions architects, data architects, business architects and compliance practitioners. 
  • Engage with technology vendors and external technical experts when conceptualising, designing or implementing technical solutions. 
  • Attend and present solutions at internal architecture forums. 
  • Designing (and assisting with design) of architecture used by specialists in solutions. 
  • Constant refinement to standardize and implement new functionality based on experience and lessons learnt. 
  • Designing and building reusable artefacts to improve speed of delivery and reliability of solutions. 
  • Identifying performance enhancements for BI and Integration solutions. 

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: 

 

  • Knowledge of Kimball methodology, Teradata, Attunity, Cloudera and advanced visualisation technologies, solutions architecture and data management experience is preferred but not required. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: 

  • BSc Computer Science, or related qualification. 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 

  • 8 - 10 years lead developer / modeller experience in a BI environment. 
  • Experience with dimensional modelling.
  • Experience with Extract Transform and Load processes (ETL). 

 

ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS: 

  • TOGAF certification will be advantageous. 
  • Exposure to SAP HANA.

 

 

**Please note: If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.