BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE SENIOR MANAGER Loc: WILTON, CT
Responsibilities & Qualifications:
Translate complex Functional Specifications into detail Technical Designs and Technical Specifications.
Model and build SAP HANA Extract, Transform and Load (ELT) and Extract, Load and Translate (ELT) mapping documents.
Model and build SAP BusinessObjects Universes assessing SAP HANA information views.
Load SAP HANA data warehouse systems from different source systems (such as ECC) and flat files or tables using SAP Data Services or SAP HANA Smart Data Integration (SDI).
Data modeling techniques applicable for both traditional ETL and SAP HANA ELT methodologies.
Replicate data and manage replication from ECC systems to SAP HANA using SAP Landscape transform.
Design and build SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence reports & queries.
Design and build SAP Lumira documents, story boards and visualizations.
Provide input, guidance and recommendations on Technical Designs developed by other team members.
Develop creative solutions for complex requirements, including use of Flexible and Configurable products.
Act as a technical resource for the SAP team and internal business teams; Serves as an expert (SME: Subject Matter Expert) in technical field of knowledge.
Develop unit, integration, and performance test plans. Regression plans should also be develop for cross reference developments.
Review and provides input into user acceptance test plans as appropriate.
Develop project plans and timelines for complex work requests.
Research issues leveraging SAP Notes and SDN (SAP Development Network).
Engage the BASIS team to establish the appropriate security model for any new enhancements or changes.
Drive issue resolution associated with the implementation and testing of SAP BusinessObjects tool upgrades and service pack enhancements.
Train other technical associates on SAP BusinessObjects reporting technologies. Assist in cross training others to ensure coverage and shared departmental knowledge.
Proactively share new learnings with others in order to improve organizational efficiencies. Offer technical expertise, feedback or advice as a valuable resource to others.
Support the on-boarding and training of BusinessObjects Power Users. This includes providing technical training of key Business Object toolsets.
Job Skills and Qualifications:
3-5 years of experience in Business Objects business intelligence systems design, architecture, development, testing, deployment, and support.
3+ years of experience in ECC functional areas such as FICO, SD, PP, MM, QM, etc.
Experience with Business Objects in the supply chain management area in a consumer products group is preferred.
Experience with Business Objects based development over a SAP ECC environment (SAP is primary data source) and non-SAP environments.
Thorough understanding of SAP HANA information view design
Thorough understanding of the SAP BusinessObjects product suite
Thorough understanding of SAP Data Services (Data Integrator/Data Quality)
Thorough understanding of SAP BusinessObjects based design and development processes including a universe design and development, reports/dashboard design and development, and business intelligence reporting strategies.
Knowledge of establishing SAP BusinessObject design and development processes, including a metadata development, creation of universes, data modeling, ELT data integration, ETL data integration, data quality, performance, data integration from SAP and non-SAP sources.
Ability to quickly learn and understand critical data/information needs in the business.
Experience in advanced analytics is preferred, e.g. corporate performance management, executive dashboards, scorecards, alerts, subscription push reporting, predictive analysis, etc.
Ability to conduct technical data validation between reports/dashboards, and source system(s).
Basic knowledge of ANSI SQL is required.
Basic project management methodologies and their application is preferred.
A Bachelor\'s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a related field preferred
Ability to evaluate solutions and service providers in an objective way and utilizing metrics to effectively negotiate with external partners.
Some travel required
Excellent project management skills with very good organizational capabilities
Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills.