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Application Administrator - Tableau/Alteryx

  • Location: Scottsdale, 85255
  • Salary: $55 - $60 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

Application Administrator - Tableau/Alteryx

Rate (W2): $55+/hr., DOE
Contract Duration: 12 months
Location Type: Remote


  • Evaluate and deploy Tableau and Alteryx software packages to dev, qa, stage and production environments
  • Participate in the configuration and maintenance of user access.
  • Perform basic patch testing, deployment, and maintenance activities
  • Perform basic disaster recovery testing for applications
  • Troubleshoot basic problems to define and resolve Tableau and Alteryx system, application and/or customer issues
  • Manage assigned environment, recommends modifications to address issues with performance or security
  • Monitor system activity and recommends parameter tuning
  • Provide basic technical assistance to services and operations teams
  • Provide input to created documentation for internal support teams
  • Stay current on the latest industry technologies, trends, and strategies
  • Provide software support to employees, vendors, or other customers by answering questions related to application procedures and services
  • Complete work in a timely and accurate manner while providing exceptional customer service
  • Proactively manage and respond to support tickets in ServiceNow
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in general administration of production and development Tableau and Alteryx environments
  • Knowledge of Tableau and Alteryx package deployment including knowledge of deployment package objects
  • “Tableau Server Certified Associate” certification preferred
  • “Alteryx Server Administration” certification preferred
  • Experience supporting AWS MySQL RDS and Redshift databases
  • Knowledge building and supporting Linux servers hosted at AWS
  • Knowledge of support for custom Tableau mobile applications
  • Familiarity with Chef based DevOps server configurations at AWS
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipeline-based software deployment using Jenkins
  • Experience managing S3 buckets at AWS potentially using CLI
  • This position requires a minimum of three years of Tableau and Alteryx application server experience
  • General knowledge of the following: server operating systems, server topologies, server hardware, and security is required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including skills with Word and Excel are necessary
  • Basic understanding of network components and function is required
  • Retail (IT) experience preferred
  • Ability to meet established service levels, availability, performance, data privacy, and security guidelines is necessary
  • This position requires good verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work efficiently under pressure, accurately meet deadlines and present a professional demeanor is essential.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team is vital.
  • Customer service skills, including the ability to manage and respond to different customer situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude are essential.
  • Maintaining confidentiality, treating others with respect and upholding Company values are key attributes.
  • In addition, organizational and problem-solving skills, a can-do attitude, and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.
  • Proven ability to respond to different organizational situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude is necessary.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, IT Software Engineering or related technical field or equivalent work experience.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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