Our Data and Insights practice specialises in business intelligence strategy, consulting and implementation in order to deliver complete, versatile BI / DW solutions allowing customers to make the most of their data.
We are urgently looking for an experienced Senior Data and Insights Consultant with extensive Azure experience including Data Lakes, Azure Data Factory and Data Bricks to join this high performing team based in our Christchurch office and to work on exciting projects.
You will be involved in working closely with our customer, using your extensive experience to analyse, design and develop data and analytics solutions and projects.
The skills and experience required are :
In-depth hands-on work experience with large-scale implementations of Microsoft Analytics solutions, using SSIS / SSRS / SSAS
In-depth hands-on work experience with large-scale implementations of Analytics Cloud solutions on Microsoft Azure
In-depth knowledge of Azure technology stack including IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, ADC, Data Lake, Cosmos, Insights, Azure Data Bricks, Azure SQL DW, Azure Synapse Analytics, PowerApps, LogicApps, Azure Data Factory
Experience implementing DevOps / DataOps solutions is an advantage
Design and implementation of end-to-end data pipelines in Azure
Experience with Snowflake is advantageous
Practical understanding of the various data ingestions options for on premises or external data sources
In-depth hands-on work experience and knowledge of AWS will be an advantage
Strong background and experience in all aspects of Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence implementations
Proven experience implementing the Power BI suite of products including data manipulation using Power Query, report and dashboard design
Experience with other data visualisation tools such as Qlik or Tableau
Strong analytical skills with the ability to learn new information quickly
Strong architecture design and modelling, written and oral skills
Excellent communication, documentation and relationship management abilities
Strong time management and co-ordination skills
Expert knowledge of MS Office suite (incl. MS Project)
Focus on delivering high quality solutions that meet customer needs
Experience with Dimensional modelling, Kimball Design as well as Data Vault design
Microsoft SQL Server DBA experience
Excellent communication skills- both verbal and written
Extensive consulting experience and a high level of commercial awareness
Good problem solving and relationship management skills
We thrive on delivering excellence within a collaborative environment, where working hard and playing hard go hand-in-hand.
Our exceptional people use cutting edge technology and innovation to achieve smarter solutions, together. With offices in Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch, we're making our mark across the length and breadth of New Zealand where the opportunities within Theta are endless!
Culture and Benefits
Theta offers a family friendly work environment with flexible work hours where practical; especially relevant for caregivers.
We embrace gender equality and are committed to providing a supportive, diverse and inclusive work environment throughout our workplace.
Theta is committed to giving back to the community and are avid supporters of Cure Kids. We compete in various adventure races and do many other things to raise money for Cure Kids.
And we make time for the fun things in life!
We currently provide the following benefits to ensure your professional development and personal wellbeing :
Professional growth and learning opportunities
A competitive salary (commensurate with experience) plus KiwiSaver
Fully subsidised medical insurance for employees
Heavily discounted medical insurance for immediate family of employees
Internal Referral Incentive
Staff Assistance Programme
Annual Flu injections
Sick leave from your first day on board
Remote working options where practical and mutually agreed
Daily fresh fruit basket, coffee machine, wide selection of teas and biscuits in all of our offices.
We are also an accredited employer with INZ and have welcomed people from close to 40 different nations.
Please note : Whilst we usually welcome overseas applicants, please be advised that due to the current circumstances as a result of COVID-19, we are only considering applicants who are currently residing in NZ or NZ Citizens / NZ Residents returning home to NZ.