Progressive IT Microstrategy Consultant in Princeton, New Jersey

Microstrategy Consultant

Job Type:Contract

Location:Princeton, NJ

Last Updated:07/29/2016

Job Description:Responsibilities• Anchors and owns the entire set of Micro strategy implementation responsibilities right from consulting, gap identification, providing recommendations, implementing and the final handover.• Planning and Execution\Project Management of the multiple projects within the BI space under Agile\Scrum methodologies• Leads activities to gather, analyze and document project functional requirements• Serves as liaison between business stakeholders and technical project team members to translate functional requirements into technical requirements, including reports, data quality, data security, metadata, performance and data presentation• Analysis and documentation of report layouts, data source mapping, and metadata definition• Supports development and validation of conceptual, logical, and physical data models• Implementation on Data Governance & standard protocols for data access• Helps validate that solutions meet requirements and service/quality level agreements• Develops and manages reports using the MicroStrategy business intelligence product suite• Conducts knowledge transfer to business and technical staffs• Domain expertise in the Healthcare and Lifesciences spaceDesired Skills & Experience• 10-12 Years of overall experience and 5+ years in consulting and implementation of Microstrategy based solutions• Excellent written and verbal and communication skills with the ability to interact with business users to gather functional requirements• Experience developing and implementing projects using MicroStrategy from a technical design• Experience in working with agile tools like JIRA, Rally• Strong knowledge of data warehousing fundamentals including logical and physical database design principles and procedures, with specific emphasis on how database design interacts with MicroStrategy Data Sources• Experience developing complex Schema and Application objects to support reporting requirements• Experience developing complex reports and dashboards• Experience with ETL concepts and ability to interact with ETL development team to provide input into design• Experience tuning MicroStrategy reports for performance• Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Math, Computer Science, CIS, Engineering or related field• MicroStrategy 9.x or higher certification a plus