LOGICGRIDZ is a staffing and recruiting company.
The MicroStrategy Architect is responsible for architecting, designing and delivering successful MicroStrategy projects. The Architect must have a strong understanding of the architecture, design, development, and deployment of scalable, reliable, redundant business intelligence systems and large-scale data warehouses using the MicroStrategy BI tools and analytical database platforms.
Formulate and recommend standards for achieving maximum performance and efficiency of MicroStrategy solutions
Develop business cases and ROI for client to get buy-in from senior management
Interview stakeholders and develop BI roadmap for success given project prioritization and budget.
Champion data quality, integrity and reliability by designing and promoting best practices.
Work with PM and other consultants to understand requirements, conduct analysis and communicate solution options
Work with data modelers and ETL developers to make sure data structures and content support analytics and reporting requirements
Assist in the planning and delivering of multiple projects
Identify problems, develop ideas, and propose solutions within different situations requiring analytical, evaluative, or constructive thinking in daily work and for assigned programs and projects
Prepare and present ideas and recommendations to colleagues and upper management and aid less experienced employees as an advisor
Ability to write reports, documentation and speak effectively before groups of business and IT personnel
5+ years of working knowledge of all components of the MicroStrategy platform including server, web, mobile, and other components
Deep technical expertise and hands-on MicroStrategy implementation experience
Working knowledge of BI architecture, data warehousing concepts, and data visualization best practices
Experience with MicroStrategy Administrative Functions.
Experience designing schema objects such as attributes, hierarchies, and transformations
Experience creating complex metrics, Conditional and Level metrics, and their use within a report context
Experience in performance tuning of reports using VLDB settings
Experience developing dashboards with panels, selectors, and links
Experience or understanding of Data modeling and modeling concepts
Experience working with a Relational Database using SQL (Teradata, Oracle preferred)
Past knowledge or experience with Hyperion will be added advantage
Experience delivering multiple large enterprise level projects to successful completion
Good team player, excellent communication skills, quick learner
Consulting background preferred