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Job Title: Business Intelligence Architect
Las Vegas
NV
Full Time
Executive and Corporate
 
Job Description:
POSITION SUMMARY

 

The BI Architect works in an environment which includes Business Intelligence (BI) architecture, software administration/upgrades, performance tuning and BI report application development.  Works with business areas to understand their short and long term data analytics goals; and designs solutions to meet those goals.

 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

(These function are intended as a general illustration of the work performed in this job classification and are not all inclusive for this position)

 



  • Delivers superior internal and external guest service the Pinnacle Way by ensuring every interaction includes our PEAK Service Standards and work harmoniously with fellow team members.


  • Designs, development, and enhances business intelligence (BI) tools.


  • Develops, manages, and updates data models, including physical and logical models of the data warehouse, data mart, and staging area, and sometimes the operational data store and source systems as well.


  • Works with team members to design, manage, and update match-merge/associative processes to accommodate defined business rules. 


  • Responsible for the configuration of BI tools; development of the semantic layer and metadata; creation of reports and report definitions; creates and delivers end-user training and documentation and provides second-line support to power users who develop reports on behalf of their departmental colleagues. 


  • Constructs and designs consolidated customer views enabling end users to cross-sell, up-sell, and build customer retention. 


  • The ability to lead projects from requirements to implementation is a must.  This is a position that will require the ability to complete all phases of a development project and will require on-call support. 


  • The resource will have a functional understanding of the operational systems that feed the DW, particularly how the data is presented and managed within those operational systems. 


  • Extensive interaction and collaboration with business users and the Corporate IT staff is required.


  

 
Job Requirements:
 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

(Related education and experience may be interchangeable on a year for year basis)

 



  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Information Technology, which can include Application Development, Project Management, etc.


  • Work experience in related Gaming Industry can qualify toward experience preferred.


  • Accreditations / Certifications in industry standard database platforms (MS SQL / Teradata, etc.) preferred.


  • Strong knowledge in various BI platforms, which can include Tableau, Cognos, SAS, etc.


  • Ability to assume responsibility for independent/self-directed action.


  • Preferred experience with specific applications that would be supported by this position.


  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred.

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    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: (Licenses, Certifications, Testing, etc.):

    Possession of, and ability to obtain and maintain a valid drivers and/or gaming license within assigned state of employment

    Must successfully pass background check

    Must successfully pass an alcohol and drug screening

    Must be twenty-one (21) years of age

     

     

    PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:

     


  • Understanding of source and target data structures, ETL processes, and products


  • Data quality assessment skills and query performance tuning.


  • Metadata management.


  • Experience developing and implementing high-quality business intelligence processes.


  • Experience in establishing methodologies and procedures based on industry best practices.


  • Experience in logical and physical database design and modeling.


  • Experience with extraction, transformation, and load (ETL) processes


  • Completes mapping and transformation programs


  • Schedules extraction and load processes


  • Experience in documenting and maintaining ETL metadata in a metadata repository


  • Ability to build, follow and interpret use case scenarios.


  • Conceptual and analytic skills.


  • Knowledge of business domain.


  • Translate business questions and requirements into reports and views.


  • Knowledge of BI tool architectures, functions, and features.


  • Understand SQL and relational and multi-dimensional designs.


  • Understand and comply with all appropriate regulations.


  • Understands and utilizes all appropriate tools such as MS Project, Word, Excel, etc.



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    Ability to:

     


  • Excellent technical, complex problem solving, interpersonal, oral & written communication skills.


  • Must have strong time management skills.


  • Ability to effectively work independently and as part of a team.


  • Ability to share or divide attention among several ongoing activities, projects or assignments.


  • Ability to follow all policies, procedures, and regulations including but not limited to attendance, appearance, safety, and security policies.


  • Ability to identify circumstances or incidents that require the notification and/or approval of others.


  • Ability to sustain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.


  • Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with team member relations issues. 


  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organizations.


  • Uses diplomacy and tact to build constructive and effective relationships including during high-tension situations.


  • Ability to obtain support for ideas and actions from subordinates, peers, or superiors in order to accomplish a task or goal.   


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