Business Intelligence Developer

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience
Aug 20, 2022
Nov 15, 2022
Full Time
Business Intelligence DeveloperGeorge Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS), located on the Fairfax, Va., campus, invites applications for a Business Intelligence Developer within the Enterprise Applications, Business Intelligence Services team. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Position:The Business Intelligence Developer is part of the Business Intelligence Services team that delivers reporting solutions for the University. You will work with reporting users and analysts across Mason, enabling data driven decision making. In addition, this position will participate in the configuration and administration of our BI platforms.Responsibilities:Assist the BI Administrator with support and maintenance of Mason's Business Intelligence platforms;Perform system administration activities, including system monitoring, software upgrade installation, maintenance of automated processes, performance tuning and troubleshooting;Develop complex reports, modify existing reports and provide technical support to University report writers;Assist in functional and performance testing for new and existing reports;Assist report users in meeting their reporting needs by developing new reports and ensuring that existing reports perform well and provide accurate results;Investigate report and data issues, collaborating with team members and subject matter experts to resolve them;Work closely with the BI Administrator and other ITS departments, such as system engineering and database administration, to ensure that reporting environments are performing well and available to users.Required Qualifications:BS or higher degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience;Experience developing reports and dashboards in a Business Intelligence tool, such as MicroStrategy, Power BI, Tableau or Cognos;Demonstrated working knowledge of Data Warehouse design and Star Schema methodology;Excellent communication skills for supporting both functional area users and ITS technical staff;Ability to multi-task;Demonstrated significant working knowledge of SQL queries;Experience with Oracle or other relational databases;Exemplary analytic skills to support requirements analysis and problem solving; andExperience working in a Linux or Unix environment.Preferred Qualifications:Experience developing reports in MicroStrategy and/or Power BI;Experience with performance tuning of SQL queries;Experience with Oracle databases;Understanding of MicroStrategy or Power BI architecture and operations;Experience administering a production system in an application administration or other related capacity; andExperience with George Mason University or similar high education data.Salary is commensurate with education and experience.George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and a campus environment that is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 01414z by September 13, 2022 at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.