Job Openings BI Operations Manager

About the job BI Operations Manager

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: 

  • Permanent 

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

 

LOCATION: 

Cape Town 

DESCRIPTION OF THE POSITION: 

Your responsibilities will include:  

  • Define and identify key deliverables and focus areas in the Business Intelligence Team.  

  • Define, design, lead, execute and maintain a BI strategy that will fit into our Group Business Strategy based on an event-driven and real-time architecture   

  • Managing a team of BI Analysts, developers and engineers that help to serve different business verticals.  

  • Participate in the recruitment process, eventual mentorship and career path of employees. 

  • Defines standards and frameworks with regards to best practices in the Business Intelligence and Software Engineering realm.  

  • Define and implement standard development methodologies to ensure that the team is using best practices for coding, efficiency, version control, QA and release management.  

  • Oversee operational support  

  • Participates in the project management estimation process.  

  • Manage BI ticket backlogs and expectations with stakeholders.  

  • Identifies and provides input to new technology opportunities that will have an impact on the enterprise-wide BI systems.  

  • Provides support to test teams.  

  • Demonstrates knowledge of all key business functions in the enterprise and the technologies supporting and integrating them.  

  • Ensure team projects adhere to deadlines, and budgets  

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: 

  • Programme/Project management. 

  • Ability to transform end-user requirements into actionable processes and deliverables. 

  • Expertise in classic and modern BI methodologies and frameworks. 

  • Ability to engage with all level of stakeholders. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: 

  • Degree/ Post Graduate Degree (e.g. computer science, engineering, management etc.)  

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 

  • 6 - 8 years management experience  

  • Relevant IT background essential  

 

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