Business Intelligence Developer

Posted 2 weeks ago

Position Title: Business Intelligence Developer

Position Type: Exempt, Full Time

Position Location: Washington DC, and Arlington, VA

Position Summary:

This is an opportunity to contribute to a project at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers by working with the data visualization services (DVS) team that leads the enterprise-wide strategic direction and operational execution of commercial off the shelf (COTS) Business Intelligence (BI) visualization and analytics tools such as Qlik Sense, Microsoft PowerBI, and Tableau. This role will work within an Agile project team environment. The candidate will be a self-motivated individual and team player with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.

Embrace and demonstrate the VerticalApps Core Values: 

  1. Be Proactive
  2. Lead by Service
  3. Grow Through Learning
  4. Trust Through Transparency
  5. Think Big Picture

Responsibilities & Duties:

The candidate will apply proven communication and problem-solving skills to work with other experienced staff to develop and fulfill the DVS operations & maintenance responsibility matrix, including:

  • Documentation of organizational standards & best practices
  • User account administration; grant and remove access for DVS user community within the Qlik Sense environment
  • Data connection configuration and management
  • Application management: handle backups of applications, migration of applications, maintain operational documentation
  • Environment support for applications
  • Provide Help Desk support
  • Project planning participation within an Agile/Scrum team environment
  • Training support for DVS user community
  • Gather and report metrics
  • Facilitate live troubleshooting and support for user community

 Qualifications:

  • US Citizenship Required
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant work experience
  • 3+ years of IT related experience
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance, and, if no clearance, must agree to go through Secret background clearance check
  • CompTIA Security+ certification and, if no certification, must obtain certification within 60 days of start date
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Solution architect fundamentals including environment analysis, requirements gathering, solutions blueprint, product analysis, and technical development
  • Experience in data visualization development (Qlik Sense, Microsoft PowerBI, Tableau)
  • Experience in scripting languages using Python, PowerShell, or Unix/Linux Shell
  • Experience in relational database (SQL Server, Oracle) development and administration
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills in order to tackle the challenges that are presented to the DVS Team’s internal help desk
  • Proven customer service experience and skills demonstrating going above and beyond the customer request
  • Knowledge of Windows system administration and Identity & Access Management protocols
  • Experience with software development process including requirements gathering, documentation, source control, and code testing
  • Develop content to support the team in delivery activities including, but not limited to application standards & best practices, developer guidelines, and training materials for continuous classrooms
  • Excellent business/technical presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal are required in order to present to, and train various client and developers across the organization
  • A highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work effectively and flexibly on diverse projects and multi-discipline teams with minimal management
  • Understanding of Agile methodology and Scrum environments

Travel Requirements:  15% – 20%

 

Equal Opportunity Employer:

VerticalApps is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

NOTE:   This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job. It is intended to describe the general nature and work responsibilities of the position. This job description and the duties of this position are subject to change, modification and addition as deemed necessary by the Company.

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