Reporting Services Specialist - SSIS, SSAS and Power BI

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
£250 - £350 p day
06 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As a member of the team of staff providing technical support and ongoing development, the Reporting Services Specialist will be a hands on member of the reporting team responsible the design, configuration, build and implementation of the ETL and analysis services aspects of the clients Reporting Service to agreed service levels.

The post holder will require a very high level of technical knowledge, experience of customer service and self-service delivery and the ability to convert business requirements into viable technical solutions and will be expected to:

- Maximize available technologies and effective technical solutions.
- Anticipate problems and help to develop and enhance existing standardized processes and solutions
- Mentor, train and coach other members of the team, particularly in areas associated with the design and build of analysis services solutions
- Inform and ensure that best practice is implemented and adhered to by the Data and Reporting Services Team and self-service user community.
- Ensure that appropriate security measures are implemented and that system design takes note of IPR, Copyright and DPA issues.
- Provide input to the University's reporting strategy

Person Specification: Essential:
- Hands on experience and a thorough understanding of dimensional design, database and reporting principles, standards and technologies especially Microsoft SSIS, SSAS preferably in conjunction with Power BI.
- Proven working knowledge of reporting systems design, installation, configuration and maintenance requirements.
- Understanding of front-end design standards and solutions for database and reporting systems
- Excellent written communications ability, specifically in relation to the provision of technical documentation.
- Excellent listening skills with the ability to understand end user requirements and translate into technical solutions.
- Knowledge of security issues on common platforms and of legal requirements such as DPA, FOI, RIPA.
- Proven experience of successfully leading and contributing to activities which relied on other members of staff.
- Proven experience of delivering projects on time.
- Substantial experience in the design, build, test and deployment of self-service BI & reporting solutions for a medium to large business.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.
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