SAP BI Analyst

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POST DATE 8/20/2016
END DATE 11/18/2016

Extrinsic Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville, FL
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree
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Business Intelligence Reporting Analyst

The BI Reporting Analyst will be responsible for Design, Development, Training and implementation of Business analytics reporting using SAPs Business Object Tools running on the Hana platform.

. Translate complex Functional Specifications into detail Technical Designs and Technical Specifications.
. Model and build SAP HANA Extract, Transform Load and Extract (ETL), Load and Translate (ELT) mapping documents.
. Model and build SAP BusinessObjects Universes assessing SAP information views.
. Load SAP HANA data warehouse systems from different source systems (such as ECC) and flat files or tables using SAP Data Services or SAP HANA Smart Data Integration (SDI).
. Data modeling techniques applicable for both traditional ETL and SAP HANA ELT methodologies.
. Replicate data and manage replication from ECC systems to SAP HANA using SAP Landscape transform.
. Design and build Business Intelligence reports & queries using SAP BusinessObjects tool set.
. Design and build SAP Lumira documents, story boards and visualizations.
. Provide input, guidance and recommendations on Technical Designs developed by other team members.
. Develop creative solutions for complex requirements, including use of Flexible and Configurable products.
. Act as a technical resource for the SAP team and internal business teams; serves as an expert (SME: Subject Matter Expert) in technical field of BI reporting knowledge.
. Develop unit, integration, and performance test plans. Regression plans should also be develop for cross reference developments.
. Review and provide input into user acceptance test plans as appropriate.
. Develop project plans and timelines for complex work requests.
. Research issues leveraging SAP Notes and SDN (SAP Development Network).
. Engage the BASIS team to establish the appropriate security model for any new enhancements or changes.
. Drive issue resolution associated with the implementation and testing of SAP BusinessObjects tool upgrades and service pack enhancements.
. Train other technical associates on SAP BusinessObjects reporting technologies. Assist in cross training others to ensure coverage and shared departmental knowledge.
. Proactively share new learnings with others in order to improve organizational efficiencies. Offer technical expertise, feedback or advice as a valuable resource to others.
. Support the on-boarding and training of BusinessObjects Power Users. This includes providing technical training of key Business Object toolsets.

. Minimum education required: Bachelors degree
. 2+ years of experience in IT and Business work experience
. 2+ years SAP BusinessObjects report design

Business competencies:
. Strong ability to identify business analytic opportunities in support of business process optimization and benefit realization.
. Strong ability to work with business partners on creating specifications of business needs and how they map to reporting requirements.
. Strong ability to identify and implement design, architectural, and process improvements.
. Ability to quickly learn and understand business strategies, objectives, processes, and BI alignment to meeting business needs.
. Ability to evaluate new work efforts to determine cost, resources, and time required to execute.
. Ability to be an ongoing advocate to drive BI program and strategic improvements.

Technical competencies:
. 2-5 years of experience in Business Objects business intelligence systems design, architecture, development, testing, deployment, and support.
. Experience with Business Objects based development over a SAP ECC environment (SAP is primary data source) and non-SAP environments.
. Thorough understanding of the SAP BusinessObjects product suite.
. Thorough understanding of SAP BusinessObjects based design and development processes including - universe design and dev