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Senior IBM OBIEE Developer
Ref No.: 18-00318
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Experience Level: 7 Years
Start Date / End Date: 09/03/2018 to 03/29/2019
Job Description:

Our client is currently working on building a new data analytics platform utilizing the Amazon Web Services platform. As with any project, the effort will involve multiple phases. An initial phase of the project will require the migration of back-end data storage from an on-premise database to a cloud database.

For this phase of the project, the team needs to incrementally expand their Oracle Business Intelligence (OBIEE) resources to repoint the current reports and dashboards to the new database. The OBIEE consultant will focus primarily on reviewing & understanding the current OBIEE RPD and reports that pull from the current on-premise data warehouse environment, and working to revalidate versions of the reports that point to the same datasets in the new database environment within AWS.

The consultant will be responsible for modifying, testing, and validating OBIEE reports and potentially the RPD to accommodate for changes in database technologies, including potential differences in data types. The consultant will be responsible for executing and documenting the system tests to validate the conversion effort.

Responsibilities also include managing to an assigned queue of work within JIRA and creating documentation highlighting the updates to the OBIEE reports and the RPD that were put in place as a part of the conversion.

Required Skills:
  • 7+ years of IBM OBIEE development experience (designing, coding, testing, optimizing)
  • 3+ years of IBM OBIEE administration and performance tuning
  • 7+ years of knowledge of & experience with databases, systems, and SQL concepts
  • 3+ years of experience with Netezza
  • Must possess excellent test validation, test organization, and test documenting skills
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Must possess excellent communication skills and have deep experience working with many varied user groups simultaneously

Desired Skills:
  • Experience working with AWS database services (Redshift, RDS)
  • Experience working in a Higher Education environment
  • Experience in a previous system migration project