BI Engineer

Database, DWH and BI

Your team is responsible for developing and maintaining a range of business intelligence solutions which are used by both internal colleagues and external clients. We are currently searching for a driven BI ENGINEER to join this team.


Essential Duties:
Gather requirements, in partnership with stakeholders and other team members.
Develop functional and/or technical analysis, depending on assignment
Select the appropriate technological solution, by undertaking a short proof of concept and validation cycle with stakeholders if required
Implement the solution, either through teamwork or by working on your own initiative, depending on the assignment, compliant with the team coding standards.
Prepare, implement when automated, and execute functional tests;
Root cause analysis of defects/issues for own developed but also for legacy solutions (monitor daily loads,..)
Good communication skills to achieve excellent customer service as well as close end-user collaboration for quick feedback cycles
Write end-user documentation when required.
Escalate to the Team Lead and/or Lead Engineer if needed, on risks/issues identified which impact project delivery schedules
Take ownership and do close follow up on project/s assigned
Seek and respond to development feedback

Work efficiently on development tasks in accordance with the client and project needs and methodology standards
Perform code reviews independently and with technical lead, assist in developing revisions and log defects/deficiencies
Ensure code satisfies design specifications and complies with project standards
Fix all detected errors in accordance with agreed schedule
Check that effort/schedule estimates are realistic and once committed upon, these are being met.
Resolve design problems
Ensure documentation completeness
Understand and apply development guidelines

Technical skills

Degree holder in IT/IT related fields
Have at least 5 years’ experience in the design and development of BI solutions;
Have strong knowledge of relational DBs and extensive SQL expertise;
Have solid expertise in the elaboration of dimensional models (Kimball) and the development of ETL using SSIS. BIML knowledge is a plus;
Possess SSAS, SSRS, PowerBI, MDX and DAX expertise;
Have experience in developing self service BI solutions;
Capable of making data insightful (visual representations, semantic model, ...);
Knowledge of Cognos (reporting, framework design) or Tableau is a plus;
Data Analytics experience is a plus;
Knowledge of IBM SPSS modeler or R is a plus;
Can engage stakeholders in order to transform ideas into innovative solutions;
Possess strong communication skills;
Good Proficiency in English Communication, verbal and written
Are a team player with a high degree of autonomy;
Are extremely flexible (can work independently and in a team; on both large and small assignments; using multiple technologies and undertaking a variety of tasks).

Contact name
David Van Hooydonck
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