The Application Development Analyst will be responsible for developing solutions for a mature Oracle Retail Merchandising/Business Intelligence platform. The right candidate will have the ability to understand and develop software on a complex BI environment built on Netezza / MicroStrategy platform. Prior Retailexperience is a plus. Must have the ability to contribute in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) including gathering requirements, providing programming support, preparing functional and technical documentation, testing, user acceptance and rollout. Must have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills & strong written and verbal communication skills.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Develop ETL programs using SQL, Store Procedures, Shell scripts and Perl in a Linux environment.
Architect highly scalable and high performing technology solutions for a large BI platform on Netezza Striper Server, MicroStrategy v 10.4 with Mobile solutions.
Suggest and develop alternative approaches to resolving problems.
Assist in resolving production support problems and help meet pre-defined SLAs for system availability.
Develop test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs.
Create appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.
Work collaboratively with other team members to foster an environment of respect, open communication and cross functional expertise.
Contribute to the evaluation of new technologies to ensure the continuity and advancement of data technology.
Education and Qualifications:
Education: Advanced US Degree or a Foreign Equivalent
Experience: 5-7 Years
Skills and Abilities:
Advanced US Degree or a Foreign Equivalent
5-7 years Information Technologyexperience
4+ years of Experience with Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence technology
4+ years of Oracle SQL, Oracle PL/SQL
4+ years of Netezza Experience
4+ years of MicroStrategy Experience
4+ years of Shell Scripting
Knowledge of automation tools to schedule jobs
Nice to have:
Prior Retail Development Experience
Posting Number 2018-68015