The Business Intelligence and Analytic Lead Consultant is responsible for the design and delivery of innovative BI and analytic solutions for Edgematics’ clients.The candidate should have the ability to handle a team of 10-15 consultants in an onsite offshore model by guiding them on technical deliverable and must have ability to co-ordinate with customers as well.
The ideal candidate should be able to quickly grasp business subject matter, work with the associated business data within source systems and within analytical Software platforms, and aid business managers and analysts in finding clear approaches to analyze their business data in a consultative environment.
Collaborate with clients and internal teams to define innovative analytic for a wide variety of business topics and industries, while applying best practices in data visualization and manipulation.
Ability to handle and manage a team of BI consultants for end to end project implementation.
Ability to handle POC/RFP/RFI independently and provide demo to the customer.
Ability to perform requirement gathering and preparing all necessary documentation for engagement.
Gather and prepare data to support analytics from a variety of data source types including databases, flat files, external sources, etc. as necessary
Conduct and lead client white-boarding sessions, workshops, design sessions, and project meetings as needed, playing a key role in client relations
Produce analytic using various analytics software (Tableau, QlikView, Excel, Spotfire, Microstrategy, etc.)
Produce documentation to aid both users of analytics and administrators of the software and database platforms related to the analytics produced
Work closely with clients in both IT and business, with an understanding and sensitivity toward of the diverse needs of each group
Should be able to provide and suggest customer with Best Practices methodology.
Required Skills and Experience
5+ years of experience developing business analytic with team leading capability.
Strong Team management capability
Strong SQL skills
Understanding of Business Intelligence patterns (standard data modelling approaches, OLAP platforms, approaches to data presentation and consumption)
Expert-level proficiency with analytic development using common tools (e.g., Tableau, QlikView, Excel/PowerPivot, Spotfire, Microstrategy, etc.)
Understanding of AGILE project approaches and methodologies
Consulting experience; experience estimating level of effort for analytics and data work, creating proposals, and managing workload
Demonstrated passion for analytics/BI and the ability to communicate its value as a strategic business advantage
Strong aptitude for learning new technologies and analytics techniques
Outstanding communication skills (both in presentation and comprehension) along with the aptitude for thought leadership in analytics
Highly self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team environment
Preferred experience also includes:
Demonstrable proficiency with enterprise Business Intelligence tools (e.g., Tableau, QlikView, MicroStrategy, Cognos, etc.)
Advanced knowledge of SQL, including the ability to write stored procedures, triggers, analytic/windowing functions, and tuning.
Knowledge of relational and dimensional database structures, theories, principles, and practices