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Microsoft Power BI Developer (contract) in Vernon Hills, IL at Solution Partners

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

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Job Description

Microsoft Power BI Developer

Role Overview
The Business Intelligence Application Developer develops business solutions through object and data modeling, database design, programming, quality assurance, and implementation support, using Microsoft Power BI as the primary tool. Tasks may include small enhancements to existing reports or dashboards, providing application support (including incident management and change management), designing, scripting and building new reports for internal use.

Key Areas of Responsibility
Work with Lead and Senior Application Developers to understand business needs and clarify requirements.
Collaborate with other developers to determine the optimal solution architecture to ensure application efficiency, maintainability, and scalability.
Develop system test plans, ensure software quality assurance (SQA) standards are achieved, and validate that business goals are accomplished.
Complete projects/tasks on a timely basis, according to commitments made to stakeholders and management.

Minimum Qualifications
2 years Application Development experience

Other Required Qualifications
Experience with Microsoft Power BI dashboard & report design & creation.
Experience in creating and supporting applications using SQL Server.
Excellence verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with all stakeholders, including senior leadership.
Demonstrated resourcefulness in the software development process and creative problem-solving skills.
History of balancing multiple priorities simultaneously with the ability to adapt to the changing needs of the business while meeting deadlines.
Working knowledge in all stages of the software development life cycle: requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and implementation.
Experience with problem and resolution management and other service delivery and support methodologies
Demonstrated understanding of object-oriented design and programming techniques
Ability to meet deadlines and effectively communicate incident priority
Flexibly adapt to a changing environment

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with DAX, JavaScript and JSON
Demonstrated resourcefulness in the software development support process and creative problem-solving skills.
Strong written/verbal communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to multitask effectively
Ability to interact effectively with a diverse group of coworkers
Expert-level knowledge of Microsoft Excel and SQL
Demonstrated resourcefulness in the software development process and creative problem-solving skills