Description Position Summary Staples helps the world work better with work solutions that deliver industry-leading products, services and expertise across office supplies, facilities, breakroom, furniture, technology, promotional products, and print & marketing services.
The company supports businesses of all sizes from solopreneurs to the Fortune 100 and everything in between. The Power BI Developer utilizes their passion for reporting, analytics, data visualization, data science and advanced analytics to drive BI initiatives for the Staples.
The Power BI Developer utilizes strong data management, integration, and analytical skills to support BI initiatives in a Customer Centric environment.
This position will work with IT professionals to ensure all data is understood and translated accurately, through visualizations, to drive informed decision making.
Visualize data and information for business customers through the creation of reports and queries using Microsoft’s technology stack.
Create Power BI reports based on business requirements with linked content, drilldowns, and nested parameters.
Optimize Microsoft Power BI dashboards with a focus on usability, performance, flexibility, testability, and standardization.
Design data architecture structures necessary to support BI initiatives.
Manage data integration, between core business applications and data lakes, data marts, etc.
Develop concepts of reports, analytics and visualizations development, using DAX, SQL, tuning, data models and semantic models.
Understand cloud migration techniques (on premise to Cloud Platforms)
Performance tune products including, but not limited to, load balancing, caching, etc
Create and administer App Workspaces to control permissions and access to PBI dashboard.
Partner with Customer Service DBAs to source necessary data, map source data to target structures, and define query methods.
Ensure reports meet data accuracy, query performance, usability and functionality requirements.
Leverage MS BI tools to answer questions, solve problems, and create reporting solutions.
Create technical and maintenance documentation as needed.
Communicate effectively with both business, technical stakeholders as well as leadership
Qualifications Basic Qualifications :
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology discipline or equivalent experience.
4 years of Microsoft Power BI preferred (Power BI, Power Pivot, Power Query, Power View) or experience in Tableau or Microstrategy as well as experience with SQL, T-SQL, MD DAX
Strong understanding of the Microsoft technology stack (Azure SQL Server Integration Services, Analysis Services, Tabular Reporting Services etc.)
Solid communication skills that demonstrate confidence with technology and business process.
Master’s degree in Information Technology studies.
Hands on experience of cloud migration techniques (on premise to Cloud Platforms)
Hands on experience on Azure Cloud (PaaS / IaaS) Technology
Staples is an equal opportunity employer and an accommodation will be provided during the hiring process if requested.Staples