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Database Administrator / BI DeveloperGWG Recruitment
Seeking a DBA / BI Developer to maintain the health of the current Azure data warehouse while producing a range of reports and dashboards. The Opportunity Our client is a global market leader currently seeking an experienced Database Administrator / BI Developer for a full time, permanent opportunity based in Newcastle. This role will own, lead and manage the ongoing structure and maintenance of application databases, as well as the BI reporting platform and governance.
This includes maintaining and continuing to develop the recently implemented data architecture using Azure SQL managed instances, Azure Data Factories, and other tools. You will also take ownership of existing QlikSense BI platform and become the primary contact for BI dashboarding, related governance, and future BI developments. This will involve interacting with business users to capture reporting needs and reporting enhancement requests as well as being able to effectively communicate technical information to functional, technical team members and management in a clear and concise manner.
The ability to build close working relationships, maintain a positive attitude and prioritise initiatives in a complex environment will be highly regarded. This role has global impact as key applications and dashboards typically require 24/7 uptime and continuity, while maintaining adequate security and functional updates and patching. Thus, comprehensive documentation is required.
Key Responsibilities Management and performance monitoring of Microsoft Azure SQL Managed Instance data structure and related ADF pipelines and auxiliary SQL servers Developing and maintaining ETL automations using SSIS and other tools Design, developed and deploy reports, dashboards and advanced visualisations of information using BI visualisation tools such as QlikSense Develop and execute complex SQL database queries and conduct analysis Maintain and support data analytics platforms and data storage Participate in system design and architecture discussions Essential Experience 5 years of experience as a BI Developer Background in data warehouse design and data mining Experience with Microsoft Azure and ADF pipelines In-depth understanding of database management systems In-depth knowledge on how a relational database works, and how that knowledge applies to query optimisation Good data modelling knowledge Knowledge of CDC, SSRS and SSIS Analytical mind with an aptitude for problem solving Desirable Experience Tertiary Qualifications (Data/BI related discipline) Formal qualifications in Microsoft Azure Database services Prior experience with QlikSense, ideally working with large amounts of financial data Prior experience with Microsoft Azure SQL Managed Instances / Azure Data Factory In this dynamic environment you will be presented with an outstanding opportunity to join a leading global organisation. You will enjoy the chance to collaborate and build strong relationships with people across the business. How to Ap....