MicroStrategy Architect – Denver Colorado

Looking for a Senior MicroStrategy Architect, the successful consultant will be designing and engineering software applications for business critical solutions. On the project, you will be working on designing, implementing and maintaining a MicroStrategy-based BI solution along with a group of dynamic, forward-thinking individuals in a fast-paced, delivery-oriented environment.

Scope:
Implement MicroStrategy 9 solutions with emphasis on data profiling, metadata modeling, interactive and dynamic dashboards development, and leveraging all visualization options. Install/upgrade MicroStrategy product suite software components and administer/maintain the environment. Utilize MicroStrategy development tools including Architect, Desktop, Web, Mobile, Object Manager, Enterprise Manager and Command Manager. Troubleshoot MicroStrategy system and development issues, performance tuning and optimization.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with project team to develop MicroStrategy reports
  • Expertise in architecting MicroStrategy metadata and schema objects is desired
  • Performs unit testing of the reports developed
  • Assists in functional and system testing of integrated reporting applications, Dashboards, KPIs
  • Promotes and ensures appropriate use of the MicroStrategy tool
  • Develops and delivers MicroStrategy presentations and other project specific training material
  • Assists in testing and validation of the MicroStrategy environment
  • Ability to build and debug/maintain complicated SQL queries is desired
  • Works with the team to ensure successful promotion of objects in various environments
  • Develops documentation to support the development life-cycle of the reporting project
  • Analyzing, designing, and developing the MicroStrategy reporting application.
  • Building the MSTR objects (metrics, facts, attributes, filters, custom groups, etc.)
  • Creating complex MicroStrategy dashboards along with Mobile MSTR application development
  • Creating highly formatted MSTR reports, documents, and dashboards using Report Services
  • Writing Design Documents in compliance with the project delivery methodology
  • Understanding requirements and preparing technical specifications
  • Performing technical analysis, creating designs, and identifying impacts (functional/technical)
  • Working closely with ETL developers and other leads during development and support of this BI application

Qualifications:

  • MicroStrategy certified
  • BS in Computer Science, IT or Business
  • 3-5 Years of Software Development Experience preferably data warehouse focused
  • 5+ Years of Experience working with MicroStrategy. Experience with Report Services essential.
  • Should have worked on MicroStrategy version 9.2 or higher.
  • Familiarity with MicroStrategy 9.4.1 version
  • 2+ Years of Dashboard design and development experience
  • Good understanding of relational structures, dimensional data modeling, Structured Query Language (SQL) skills, Data Warehouse and reporting techniques.
  • Hands-on experience with project setup, schema creation and development of queries, documents and dashboards design and creation.
  • Experience in all phases of the SDLC including requirements gathering, business analysis, configuration management, and quality control.
  • Experience with SQL Server 2008 through SQL Server 2012
  • Knowledge of BI best practices and a proven track record of delivering solutions
  • Experience following structured software development methodologies – Agile preferred
  • Ability to collaborate with other team members to accomplish goals
  • Strong analytical problem-solving and conceptual skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

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