Microstrategy Developer

in Davis, CA

Microstrategy Developer Job

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  • Job Location

    Davis, CA 95616, US

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    Information Technology

  • Job Type

    6-9 Month Contract

Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Microstrategy Developer to join our team at our client’s site in Davis, CA.

Opportunity Overview »

We are seeking an experienced Microstrategy developer to lead a new reporting and business intelligence project. We have over 100 legacy Oracle reports to be redeveloped on Microstrategy. Additionally, we will be developing several clinical and financial dashboards. The developer will provide guidance to the development team on how to best leverage the Microstrategy platform to meet the center’s objectives.

We have the following data sources for this project:

·       Oracle 11G database

·       PostgreSQL database

·       Smile CDR FHIR-based Clinical Data Repository (CDR)

·       Data Warehouse with ODHSI OMOP Common Data Model (CDM) on PostgreSQL

Education And Experience »

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or scientific discipline
  • 5+ years of MicroStrategy Report & Dashboard Development experience
  • 2+ years of MicroStrategy Architect experience
  • Document, Dossier, and Dashboard building in MicroStrategy experience is a MUST
  • Experience designing and executing application objects and schema objects using MicroStrategy desktop
  • Experience with designing semantic graphs and data cubes in MicroStrategy
  • Proficient in pixel-perfect report design
  • Experience in the Health Care domain
  • Experience in the financial sector is a plus

·       Microstrategy Certification preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities »

·       Demonstrated mastery of MicroStrategy toolset including Architect, Developer, Desktop, Web, Mobile, Office, Command/System Manager, and Object Manager

·       Working knowledge of MicroStrategy’s Semantic Graph functionality is a MUST

·       Experience developing Data Cubes

  • Advanced proficiency with SQL, including writing, reading and debugging
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to gather business requirements and create technical solution design documentation is mandatory
  • Experience in multiple Business Intelligence Tools preferred, such as Power BI (2), and Tableau
  • Strong analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated and able to multi-task, coordinate and prioritize concurrent tasks
  • Ability to present complex information in an understandable and compelling manner
  • Ideal candidate will possess a passion for data discovery and analysis
  • Background in designing and implementing complex and visually compelling reports and dashboards
  • Candidates with documented experience developing Microstrategy reports from FHIR or Smile CDR clinical data repositories will be given preference

·       Knowledge of Lucene syntax is helpful

Job Responsibilities »

  • Transform high-level specifications into usable ongoing MicroStrategy reports and dossiers used by finance, marketing, operations and executives to support business management
  • Maintain and keep up-to-date a report “library” to ensure underlying data changes don’t impact report information
  • Support and drive the underlying MicroStrategy architecture
  • Work with end users on the development of their reports
  • Configure environment to support a user self-service model
  • Conduct validation and testing of reports, dashboards and analytics to ensure consistent and accurate reporting across the organization
  • Support ongoing reporting processes
  • Work to model, extract and load data into a data warehouse

Other Tool Knowledge »

·       R Studio

·       Jupyter

·       Tableau

·       PowerBI

·       OpenSearch

·       ELK Stack

Portfolio »

Candidates are encouraged to present a portfolio of sample work. Those with portfolios and/or published works will be given first consideration.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

Additional Information

Who We Are

Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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