Post Date
01 / 02 / 2018
Requisition Number
12599
City
Atlanta
State
GA
Work Hours
8 - 5

MGR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

Atlanta, GA

Job Summary:

Interface, a values-driven organization, and global leader in modular-carpeting solutions is in search for a “Manager, Business Intelligence – QlikSense” with proven track record of BI management experience, especially with Qlik View and Qlik Sense environment.  Interface has a passion for sustainability, which is demonstrated through our products, processes and people.  If you are looking for a role that will allow you to work with professionals who are dedicated to eliminating any negative impact their company may have on the environment, this could be the right position for you!

 

 

The Impact

As a Business Intelligence Manager you will be an integral part of improving our Company Business Intelligence platform in multiple domain areas which include “But not limited to” sales, marketing, supply chain optimization and finance.

 

You understand that the best managers support and empower their teams; help remove roadblocks; and allow teammates to have ownership over their projects. You are equally happy talking about coding and data structures as you are helping non-technical stakeholders with their business needs.

The Challenge

The selected individual will be working within in a long established environment that’s moving towards automation and business process improvement across the organization.  Accurate and timely information “With proper Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)” is crucial in decision making across the company and at various level of managements. Solutions developed and provided must be accomplished in a way to make the solutions simple to implement & use, repeatable and adoptable by user community.

 

The Opportunity

This is an opportunity to work with a stellar group of environmentally-minded individuals, who have a passion for their work.  Interface is not only a believer in bringing in some of the top minds in the industry, but is also a strong proponent of internal career development / succession planning.  As a result, you’ll have the opportunity to challenge yourself while having the opportunity to grow within the company!

Qualification:

Background and Scope

  • Proven leadership experience as a direct people manager in a global delivery environment and team which defines and builds data maintenance and reporting systems
  • Strong communication skills and proven leadership experience managing stake holders expectations and able to influence stack holders to make the right decision in the BI domain
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to implement solutions that meet their needs, while making sure the priorities for your team are properly aligned to business needs
  • Empower members of the Business Intelligence grow their skillset and advance their career goals
  • Help boost company performance through revenue or efficiency gains, as a result of the BI Team’s efforts
  • Strong ability to lead and manage onsite resources, and vendor partner relationships
  • Ability to create and review:
    • Functional gaps
    • Functional design
    • Technical design documents for Qliksense reporting / analytics
  • Strong Project Management skills (scope, time, quality etc.)
  • Own and responsible of data governance and data dictionary in BI domain
  • Proficiency in business intelligence strategy and governance
  • Be able to create and maintain documentation on provided solutions in forms of:
    • Business Process Procedures
    • Technical specifications
    • Unit/Integration Test Scripting
    • Change control documentation.
  • Providing and proposing, evaluating and selecting appropriate design alternatives which meet client requirements and are consistent with the client’s current standards and processes
  • Demonstrating QlikView and/or QlikSense reports and dashboard to users
  • Manage and maintain positive working relationships with IT solution and service providers
  • Establish and support a positive work environment based on mutual respect, honesty, team work and continuous improvement.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or other related technical domain
  • 8+ years of overall management experience in IT
    • 5+ years leading teams in business intelligence, analytics, or data science
  • 3+ years of experience, hands-on, with thorough knowledge of scripting, data source integration and advanced GUI development in QlikView and/or QlikSense
  • Experience with service-oriented, large-scale projects and analyses
  • Enthusiasm for helping team members improve their skills and grow their careers
  • Ability to manage to Ralph Kimball’s Data Modeling concepts including:
    • Transition dimensions
    • Conformed dimensions and facts
    • Slowly changing dimensions
    • Multi-star / snowflake Schema modeling
    • Different types of Fact tables
  • Experience and advanced knowledge of SQL queries, views, and optimization of SQL queries
  • Experience in sourcing data from multiple systems with a good understanding of  their data models and ETL procedures
  • Strong knowledge on QlikView server architecture and building qvd’s and qvw’s applying business rules and data validation
  • Experience with end-to-end implementation of Business Intelligence projects, especially in scorecards, KPIs, reports & dashboards
  • Knowledge of the following data integration tools (at least one):
    • Informatica
    • ODI
    • AbInitio
    • SSIS
    • Open Source
  • The following are preferred:
    • Experience in developing BI solutions supporting sales, marketing and supply chain
    • Experience with JDE source system and other external source systems
    • QlikSense experience
    • Experience with other BI tools (OBIEE, Business Objects, MS Power BI, Tableau, etc.)
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines
  • Strong quantitative analysis skills