The ideal candidates will work in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment where he or she works closely with our internal and external clients.
The ideal candidate will want to be exploring exciting areas of our clients and CGI's future business while also developing core data acquisition solutions.
Job Duties and Responsibilities :
The BI Developer will :
Supporting our client's Business Analysts to build system requirement specifications.
Developing the high level solution design which meets the system requirements.
Work closely with offshore development team.
Review coding and testing results produced by offshore development team.
Provide direction, coaching and technical leadership guidance to the offshore development teams during application development life cycle
Required Work Experience :
The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in Business Intelligence, especially ETL or Data Acquisition.
Required Level of Education (include certifications) :
Bachelor's degree in IT or equivalent work experience.
Required Desired Skill Set :
Experience in ETL (extract- transform-load) technology specifically IBM DataStage
Strong understanding of Data Warehousing design strategies and best practices
Customer Oriented - In-depth experience transforming system requirements into technical requirement;
Strong teamwork and communication skills, plus a flexible approach to tasks and the working environment.
Application development knowledge DBMS technologies; one or more of the following - Oracle, Teradata, MS SQL Server DBMS and SQL / Stored Procedure knowledge,
Working knowledge of Unix or Linux
Soft Skills :
Strong consulting, leadership and interpersonal skills;
Ability to stimulate and participate in creative thinking for out-of-the-box solutions
Resolving and influencing the positive outcome of conflicting objectives and priorities
Ability to effectively communicate, interact with and influence Senior Technical Advisors
Willing to learn fast and adapt quickly to change
Work effectively within a fast-paced team
Strong English written (technical) and verbal communication
Nice to Have Skills :
Real Time or Near Real Time Data Acquisition technologies (e.g. Kafka, or Change Data Capture technologies)
Exposure to BI reporting and Analytics tools such as Microstrategy, Cognos, Webfocus, Microsoft SSAS, SAS, R etc.;
Industry best practices in architectural methodologies and standards (e.g., Zachman, TOGAF)
Industry experience in telecom