IT Data Analyst - Business Intelligence / DWH

Job Order ID:149
Employment Type:Permanent
Job Location:Baar Switzerland
Brief Description:

The successful candidate will be elaborating and documenting business requirements for the implementation of our new Business Intelligence platform. This position requires experience in BI / Data warehousing, ideally within the commodities trading sector and excellent skills in requirements engineering.

Job Function:

  • Gather business requirements and drive the detailed analysis in the area of data warehousing & reporting by interacting with internal teams in business as well as IT
  • Documentation of business requirements, creation of design specifications and test cases
  • Analysis of source system data and reverse engineering of existing data loads to create the high level design
  • Assist developers in the technical design, validate the implementation and take responsibility for user acceptance testing
  • Specify reporting requirements and assist the internal Business Objects team in the implementation
  • Assist business stakeholders with their ad-hoc reporting requirements
  • Provide end user support on reporting areas already productive on the new BI platform

 and requires a high level of experience in:

 

  • Data warehousing and reporting
  • Experience in the commodity trading or financial services industry
  • System change management and operational support or business information systems
  • Data analysis of source system data and reverse engineering of data load procedures
  • Data migrations / data integrity and system interface
Job Requirement:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills (verbal and written) in order to communicate with all levels of Business & IT
  • Strong detail orientation and willingness to fully understand subject domains
  • Self-motivated, highly pro-active and resilient attitude
  • Delivery and customer focused: delivers quality, efficiently, hitting deadlines and within budget
  • Open and transparent, able to address critical issues
  • Advanced SQL skills

 

We look for candidates:

 

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent)
  • Proven experience (in minimum 5 years) as Requirements Engineer or Business Analyst in data warehouse projects
  • Fluent in English (oral and written), German is a plus

…. advantage will be given if candidate has:

 

  • Business Analyst Certification, for example Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (IREB)
  • Experience designing data marts and working with ETL and reporting tools