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Senior Tableau Developer in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

SUMMARY:

A global company based in Houston, TX is seeking a Senior Tableau Developer for a direct hire role. 

DESCRIPTION:

The Data & Analytics Specialist is a core member of the team responsible for establishing and propagating processes for business users to access data using Analytical tools to build and deploy value driven business solutions.

The primary result is the sustained improvements in reporting and analytics productivity, decision support and business performance.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Contribute and evangelize the execution of Data and Analytics Vision and Strategy, in alignment with leadership priorities, business stakeholder requirements, and business unit requirements. Educate and train business power users to build reports, dashboards and connect to data while also providing visual best practices and design guidance to achieve data-driven decisions.

Work with Business and IT stakeholders to understand requirements, data sets, key success criteria, and issues which can be solved using analytics and/or data science techniques and provide accurate estimate. Develop rapid prototyping to facilitate requirements and design discussions.

Align and keep update with Data and Analytics Strategy, Roadmap, Architecture standard and Governance process. Design and develop dynamic reports and interactive visualizations utilizing various reporting components from multiple data sources.

Manage data source and content publishing, users and user groups. Monitor, maintain and optimize production systems. Investigate and resolve incidents reported by users. Identify opportunities to automate, consolidate and simplify platform.

Manage assigned activities within time, cost and technical objectives. May manage small projects with internal or external resources.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree required.

3 years hands-on reporting design and development experience with Data and Analytics tools such as Tableau, Power BI and SAP BusinessObjects. Experience with global enterprise environment or major consulting firm is a plus.

Strong foundation and a clear understanding and appreciation of Data and Analytics design and development techniques to build solutions across multiple tools and platform.

Strong skills to design and develop attractive and engaging data visualization and user experience using Tableau.

Develop complex data models to federate data from multiple data sources. Report and dashboard performance tuning. Design report and dashboard security roles.

Functional experience in one of more business functions. Define KPI and metrics.