Progressive IT Microstrategy Consultant in Princeton, New Jersey

Microstrategy Consultant

Job Type:

Contract

Location:

Princeton, NJ

Last Updated:

07/29/2016

Job Description:

Responsibilities • Anchors and owns the entire set of Micro strategy implementation responsibilities right from consulting, gap identification, providing recommendations, implementing and the final handover. • Planning and Execution\Project Management of the multiple projects within the BI space under Agile\Scrum methodologies • Leads activities to gather, analyze and document project functional requirements • Serves as liaison between business stakeholders and technical project team members to translate functional requirements into technical requirements, including reports, data quality, data security, metadata, performance and data presentation • Analysis and documentation of report layouts, data source mapping, and metadata definition • Supports development and validation of conceptual, logical, and physical data models • Implementation on Data Governance & standard protocols for data access • Helps validate that solutions meet requirements and service/quality level agreements • Develops and manages reports using the MicroStrategy business intelligence product suite • Conducts knowledge transfer to business and technical staffs • Domain expertise in the Healthcare and Lifesciences space Desired Skills & Experience • 10-12 Years of overall experience and 5+ years in consulting and implementation of Microstrategy based solutions • Excellent written and verbal and communication skills with the ability to interact with business users to gather functional requirements • Experience developing and implementing projects using MicroStrategy from a technical design • Experience in working with agile tools like JIRA, Rally • Strong knowledge of data warehousing fundamentals including logical and physical database design principles and procedures, with specific emphasis on how database design interacts with MicroStrategy Data Sources • Experience developing complex Schema and Application objects to support reporting requirements • Experience developing complex reports and dashboards • Experience with ETL concepts and ability to interact with ETL development team to provide input into design • Experience tuning MicroStrategy reports for performance • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Math, Computer Science, CIS, Engineering or related field • MicroStrategy 9.x or higher certification a plus