Business Objects Report Developer - 9 Month Fixed Term Contract

Recruiter
Serco
Location
Hook
Posted
06 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Business Objects Report Developer - 9 Month Fixed Term Contract

Location: Birmingham

About the role

Serco are currently going through an implementation of the Business Objects platform across our corporate functions and are currently migrating from our existing reporting tools to the Business Objects platform.

We require an experienced report writer to develop new queries, reports and dashboards using the various Business Objects tools including; Bex Queries, Webi, Analysis Office, Analysis for OLAP, Design Studio and Crystal Reports.

Responsibilities

  • Web Intelligence (Report Creation)
  • Develop Bex Queries with our IT teams to enhance data models.
  • Create dashboards using the Business Objects tool set (as above)
  • Takes report requirements and display in chart or graphic form for executive management.
  • Data Quality management.
  • Provide calculations (measures) within the Universe for use in dashboard displays.
  • Report Requirements.
  • Determine which tables are involved (via SQL Developer) to establish that the data used is accurate.
  • Develop KPI dashboards using EIC/ SAP SRM data
  • Develop involved calculations within reports to provide summary metrics.
  • Perform as primary report tester; test reports during all development phases including development, test, pre- and post- deployment stages.
  • Perform test of new business objects releases/patches in order to ensure the new version can be implemented without complication.
  • Research toolset capabilities for use within ST.
  • Research new ways to present information within the dashboards.
  • May collaborate with teammates to respond to user issues/inquiries.
  • Support analysts to develop basic reports in Business Objects.

About you

  • Minimum of three years of direct experience in development and/or report writing.
  • A working knowledge and extensive experience in report/dashboard development using SAP.
  • Business Objects and SAP Xcelsius with relational database platform such as Oracle.
  • Ability to code advanced SQL script statements is desirable.
  • Basic understanding of web development and content management systems.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with colleagues and managers through the development process.
  • Ability to obtain Security Clearance.

About us

Corporate Shared Services helps Serco to be the best managed business in this sector by supporting the delivery of superb public services.

We are continuously improving the effectiveness and efficiency of HR, procurement, information technology, finance and accounting services we provide to our customers.

Come and join us in an exciting period of change, where are continuously improving the effectiveness and efficiency of HR, procurement, information technology, finance and accounting services we provide to our customers.

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Competitive salary plus 6% matched pension, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and 2x annual salary in life assurance.

Come and join us in an exciting period of change, where are continuously improving the effectiveness and efficiency of HR, procurement, information technology, finance and accounting services we provide to our customers.

On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.


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