Business Intelligence Developer

Nashville, Tennessee
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Community College

Working closely with the TBR institutions, the incumbent will be responsible for development, implementation, maintenance, enhancement, and support of data warehousing, business intelligence, dashboard creation, and reporting initiatives.  This position solves complex data problems found in higher education which requires speed and accuracy in arriving at a solution.  This includes the initiation and research of project studies for analytics requirements/needs, development of reports, extracts, dashboards, and other business requirements.  This position requires the developer to follow through the entire development process from translating the business need into technical requirements all the way to a successful solution with little supervision.


Design, develop, test, implement and maintain BI solutions through the use of SSRS, PowerBI, SAS Visual Analytics, Argos, and other reporting tools and appropriate software;

Maintain, test, and develop ETL jobs to support TBR’s Data warehouse utilizing tools such as SSIS, Powershell, and SAS Data Integrator;

Work closely with institutions and fellow staff members to identify opportunities for improved data delivery, and analytical needs related to Business Intelligence and Research and Assessment;

Translate complex business processes and analytics requirements business requirements into technical specifications;

Respond to ad-hoc requests;

Recommend data and reporting solutions to meet requirements of BI projects;

Assist with the preparation of training materials for projects being developed;

Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

A self-starter who can work with a minimum amount of supervision;

Demonstrated organizational and project management skills;

Demonstrated ability to understand customer needs and provide quality service;

Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills;

Experience working in a collaborative environment;

History of managing multiple projects in a fast-paced environment;

A willingness and passion to learn new hardware/software systems which are consistent with duties

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant discipline;

Three years of job-related experience;

Experience working with a Relational Database Management System (RDMS e.g. SQL Server, Oracle, etc.);

Demonstrated experience using OLAP/Reporting (e.g. SSRS, Argos (Evisions), Cognos (IBM), Crystal Reports) tools to create reports and analytics; relational databases/Tools (RDBMS) and Structure Query Language (SQL);

Experience working with Data warehouses creating ETL process flows;

Demonstrated experience with technical writing and documenting including entity relationship diagramming;

Experience working in both technical support and end-user support environments

Preferred Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree with business/IT or similar concentration;

Data modeling, dimensional data modeling;

Experience using SSMS, TOAD, SQL Developer, or other DBMS support tools;

Good understanding of database security and regulatory compliance requirements;

Familiarity with a programming/macro language such as T-SQL, Powershell, ProC/PL/SQL and Oracle database analysis;

Higher education experience;

2 – 3 years of experience writing queries from Ellucian’s Banner tables

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