We currently have a job opening for a Business Intellignece Expert (m/w) - Reporting, available at the soonest possible starting date. The position is based at our headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.
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Summary of Key Responsibilities:
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Proactively support each department and the management team when it comes to steering business activities from a profit-driving perspective
- Help develop the company’s business intelligence portal based on MicroStrategy
- Advise and support other departments with information gleaned from data analysis that can be used to generate performance-oriented measures
- Create guidelines and quality parameters that create an efficient reporting environment that is light on resources
- Write reports and create interactive dashboards for various departments and the management team
- Design and create data models, data marts, and cubes
- Carry out and develop performance measurements by developing your own performance and benchmark figures
- Present reporting results to the Executive Board
- Act as a dedicated contact for several departments
- Support the Business Intelligence team in all aspects of daily operative business
Good SQL skills
Good scripting solution skills (Perl, Shell on Unix-based systems) would be advantageous
- Degree in business IT or IT
- Experience in working with reporting solutions such as MicroStrategy, Business Objects, and Cognos
- Excellent data modeling skills within a data warehousing environment
- Excellent communication skills in both English and German
- Experience in acting as an interface between the Business Intelligence team and other departments
- Exceptional analytical and interdisciplinary skills, design skills, and quick to learn
- Clear desire to help shape the business
- At least 3 years of experience working on mid-sized and large projects
- Several years of experience in mass data processing ( &
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