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OBIEE Developer

Atlanta, GEORGIA | Contract
Post Date: 06/30/20
Job ID: 20-00714
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title : OBIEE Developer
Location : Atlanta GA
Duration : 12+ Months
Interview : Either Webcam Interview or In-Person

Job Description:
Our client is seeking an Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) Developer with solid experience and knowledge in implementing enterprise level RPD's, reports (BI Publisher, Answers/Dashboard), and analytics. Candidate must be able to develop RPD's, reports, and dashboards. Candidate will be expected to migrate legacy reporting business logic from SAP (BO/WI, Crystal Reports) and Microsoft (SSRS). Candidate must demonstrate ability to be productive and effective in report conversion. Candidate must be capable and committed to delivering results on-time/on-schedule.

The Enterprise Reporting and Analytics Team is composed of 5 report developers and a team leader. The team is migrating Microsoft SSRS reports and SAP Business Objects (v. 4)/Crystal Reports to OBIEE (with Exalytics) BI Publisher and Answers/Dashboards. Over 1000+ SAP reports are currently supported and will be assessed for retirement/replacement using OBIEE. Approximately 30 SSRS reports also will be converted. Development will be focused on providing ad hoc analysis to specific business authors and rolling out reports to business consumers. Current reports utilize the enterprise data warehouse (Oracle Exadata) and connections to SQL Server 2008/2012 and Oracle 11g/12c databases.

The team develops enterprise reports within IT applications (internal/external) and on the web. Reports serve all facets of the transportation enterprise from financials, programs/projects, human resources, to federally required reporting. The team coordinates with client, server, network, and database/data warehouse personnel to integrate supporting IT architecture. Moving forward, ad hoc analytics/dashboards, geospatial (Esri) integration, and Microsoft Office add-in integration will also be implemented.

Builds OBIEE reports and dashboards using BI Publisher, Answers and Dashboards
Models, configures and optimizes the RPD/Universes from Data Warehouse (OLAP) and databases (OLTP)
Develop, implement, and maintain data cubes, loading data, dimensions, calculating data and aggregation techniques
Design, develop, and document OBIEE repository/metadata
Configures Ad Hoc query and Reporting environments
Building geospatial reports/dashboards
Developing MS Office based content using Oracle Office tools
Assists in OBIEE administration, system maintenance, and upgrades
Troubleshooting and resolving technical issues with minimal user disruption
Working in a team environment to develop reports and/or dashboards while working as a team member on an assigned project
Works with business users to gather reporting/analytics requirements
Perform unit, system and integration testing
Manage capacity and performance requirements
Close engagement with Enterprise Architects, Data Warehousing, Database, and Server Administration teams in collaborative design
Provide design and development mentorship/cross-training with fellow team members
Deliver solid, scalable, robust BI reporting/analytic solutions
Assists in the administration and implementation of BI system/system security
Prepare estimates of time for design and development
Required Skills:
8+ years of IT development experience
5+ years of experience in writing PL/SQL, SQL*Plus, etc.
5+ years of experience as an Oracle BI development using OBIEE with deep expertise in RDP
4 year Bachelor's degree with preferred concentration in IT, data science, or business
2+ years of experience with star-schema, snowflake, FACT, and dimensional data modeling
2+ years of experience with OBIEE Answers, Dashboards, and BI Publisher
Demonstrated experience in designing, building, implementing, and deploying data universes/data models against Oracle and SQL Server databases
Experience with Business Objects, Crystal Reports, and Reporting Services
Experience with creating dashboards and performance metric based reporting
Strong knowledge of RDBMS MS SQL Server 2008/2012, Oracle 11g/12c
Demonstrated experience in designing, building, implementing, and deploying enterprise reports, analytics, and dashboards
Experience with deploying/upgrading BI systems
Ability to extrapolate business requirements, practices, and procedures
Ability to meet deadlines and deliver high quality work products
Experience in producing test cases/scenarios
Experience in data analysis, data profiling and validation
Complete working knowledge of OBIEE user, object and data security and caching capabilities.
Able to use complex expressions to calculate, group, filter, parameterize, optimize and format contents of reports/analytics
Must be skilled and experienced with graphical elements and filtered/layered reporting with drill down capabilities
Understand how to use XML, and XSL for advanced report features and formatting
Ability to design reports in a logical, user friendly, and easy to understand format
Must be able to write technical documentation
Highly organized with the ability to multi-task
High level of customer service
Excellent communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines, results oriented
Committed to ensuring data accuracy and quality within reports
Accountable for actions within OBIEE production environment
Desired Skills:
Experience in BI security and server administration
Experience with Microsoft SharePoint
Experience with Microsoft SSRS
Experience customizing BI reports using JSP, ASP, SDK
Experience with Crystal Reports and sub-reports
Knowledge of Oracle Financials (PeopleSoft), and Primavera/P6 Analytics, Human Resources (Time and Labor), and Learning Management