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Senior Tableau Developer - Remote

  • Location: San Francisco, California, 94103
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Highly Regarded Teaching Hospital with Outstanding Culture

Position: Senior Tableau Developer
Location: Remote
Term: 2 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Setup, Configuration and Support of Client's BI Technical Environment
    • Configure and utilize BI solution set to meet Client's BI objectives
    • Take technical ownership of Client's implementation of BI solution set, overseeing:
      • Daily support o Security and access control
      • Upgrades and patching (including impact to individual dashboards)
      • Creation and maintenance of key processes by collaborating with other developers
      • End-user and technical training o Usage and resource monitoring
      • Assist in training staff on the use and capabilities available within the solution set
  • Development of Dashboards and Analytic Work Products
    • Partner with business stakeholders and / or functional business analysts and / or Project Manager / solutions specialist to design and develop efficient and standards-based BI solutions using Tableau’s BI products that satisfy business information reporting needs
    • Serve as a technical leader and advisor to IT and departmental BI developers on the BI product set
    • Lead the development of BI solution prototypes that demonstrate performance and usability to business and IT stakeholders
    • Oversee of the design and implementation of BI solutions including data acquisition process design, use of BI technology features and functions, business rules processing, and data aggregation and summarization techniques
    • Analyze, Design, Develop and implement ETL workflows using tools such as SQL, DataStage, SSIS, etc.,
      • Serve as an escalation to resolve complex technical issues in collaboration with staff and provide updates to leadership and business partners
    • Lead the tuning and performance improvement of BI solutions
    • Participates in data governance process as defined by department / organization
  • Leads the development of Innovative Uses of BI Technologies In Support of Client Business Objectives.
    • Champion and educate business and IT staff on the use of BI technologies for strategic and tactical decision making
    • Utilize expertise to research and evaluate new and emerging BI, analytic and data processing technologies that can help solve pressing Client business problems
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5+ years of experience designing, developing, testing and implementing secure, scalable and high-performance BI and analytic solutions; at least 3 years of experience as a Tableau Developer and 2 years of experience as Tableau Architect 
  • Experience with dimensional data modeling and relational databases 
  • Proficient in SQL 
  • Ability to communicate with high proficiency, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and staff, in both technical language and business terms. 
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, influencing, collaboration and negotiation skills 
  • Proficient in developing technical specifications, presentations, training materials, user documentation, and technical documentation. 
  • Rev. 8/2016 Demonstrated success with overseeing software development lifecycle for enterprise-wide BI projects and ability to assess and solve complex technical problems 
  • Experience in developing technical staff 
  • BI and analytics in Healthcare 
  • Implementation of BI security experience 
  • Highly advanced skills associated with software specification, design, modification, implementation and deployment of large-scale scope. 
  • Excellent project leadership and management skills. 
  • Demonstrated ability to understand functional needs and how systems can support those needs. Demonstrated ability to develop conversion and system implementation plans. 
  • Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines. 
  • Demonstrated complex problem- solving skills
  • Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.
Even better if you have:
  • Proficient in Agile/Scrum development methodology 
  • Experience in the analysis, design, development and implementation of ETL workflows using tools such as SQL, Datastage, SSIS, etc., 
  • BI and analytics in Education and Research 
  • Experience with BI and analytic tools such as Qlik and R 
  • Experience creating and maintaining data visualizations standards 
  • Experience with predictive / prescriptive analytics and precision medicine
  • Master’s degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.
If this looks like a perfect fit, apply today!