Business Intelligence Analyst
Willmott Dixon
Letchworth Garden City, GB
11d ago

Willmott Dixon is looking for an experienced Business Intelligence Analyst to join our busy in-house development team. The Business Intelligence Analyst will need to have good knowledge and experience with the SAP Business Objects product suite covering reporting and universe design.

The key responsibilities / objectives of a Business Intelligence Analyst will include : -

  • To integrate fully into a project team and work with project stakeholders on gathering BI requirements and delivering high quality and accurate business objects universe and reporting.
  • Build on the existing data warehouse by reviewing existing silo databases and building integrations
  • To offer a holistic view of data across the Willmott Dixon estate and give guidance or build standards to improve data visibility and quality
  • To understand and offer improvements to database structure during technical meetings
  • To enhance reporting database structures where required
  • Understand how integrated data sets can be used in Business Intelligence, either as reports or visualisations
  • To understand administration of Business Objects processes and servers
  • Build and maintain good collaborative working-relationships with internal and external project stakeholders
  • Organise and manage own workload effectively to meet all project timescales and managers expectations
  • Collaborate with Product Delivery Manager in identifying areas for improvement and maintain a good knowledge of emerging best practices in the field of Business Intelligence
  • Carry out all assignments and projects in a manner that adheres to and complies with the QMS and Product Delivery Handbook
  • Essential and desirable criteria

    Essential and Desirable Criteria

    Proven experience of :

  • SAP Business Objects product suite (XI and upwards) covering reporting and universe design (or equivalent BI product)
  • Knowledge of other BI products including cloud solutions (Desirable)
  • ETL processes including knowledge of data warehousing strategies and theories
  • SAP Business Objects product suite (XI and upwards) covering administration modules (Desirable)
  • Business and data analysis
  • SQL for querying, function creation or view / table creation
  • The Microsoft BI stack especially SSIS / SSRS processes
  • Elicitation, documentation and validation of system requirements.
  • Understanding Dimensional modelling in integrated data sets or DWH
  • System testing and techniques
  • Delivery of technical projects
  • Microsoft Office experience
  • Essential

  • Degree qualified in Computing or related discipline or equivalent professional experience
  • Desirable

  • ISEB Business Analysis
  • You will be able to :

  • recognise your own strengths and limitations, play to your strengths and use strategies to minimise the impact of your limitations
  • reflect regularly on your own experiences and performance, and constantly seek to improve
  • model behaviour that shows respect, helpfulness and co-operation
  • respond positively and with resilience to setbacks
  • You will be able to :

  • recognise when there are conflicts, acknowledge the feelings and views of all parties, and redirect people's energy towards a common goal
  • make best use of available resources and seek new sources of support when necessary
  • state your own position and views clearly and confidently in conflict situations
  • share, and encourage others to share, information and knowledge
  • recognise the importance of relationships and build these across the organisation
  • understand and address stakeholders' needs
  • identify your customers needs and expectations and strive to deliver them
  • You will be able to :

  • prioritise and plan to deliver agreed objectives
  • present plans clearly, concisely, accurately and in ways that ensure understanding
  • constructively challenge the status quo and seek better alternatives
  • recognise changes in circumstances promptly and adjust plans and activities accordingly
  • take personal responsibility for making things happen
  • find practical ways to overcome barriers
  • manage multiple demands without losing focus or energy
  • You will be able to :

  • set demanding but achievable objectives for yourself and others
  • make and implement difficult and / or unpopular decisions
  • show integrity, fairness and consistency in decision-making
  • monitor the quality of work and take appropriate corrective action, where necessary
  • Additional information

    Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

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