BI Technical Lead

Aflac   •  

Columbus, GA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 205 days ago

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Job Summary

Focus on designing and building a sustainable data architecture for information and analytics which will adequately support the enterprise information strategy; Functions as technical lead working on complex projects, and cross functionally developing IT architecture plans, roadmaps, visions, and software development methodologies

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

Drive a consistent data architecture approach across the organization; contributes to and communicates data architecture standards & guidelines

Works with Program and Project Managers, Architect(s), resource managers and business units to deliver high quality data and information solution projects

Ensures project designs are in compliance with data architecture standards using the project governance model

Facilitates tradeoff and prioritization discussions; supports data modeling efforts, and works across the organization in developing IT architecture plans, roadmaps, visions, and software development methodologies

Works on complex projects that contribute to the overall strategic vision of the organization

Uses strong collaborative skills to work across multiple stakeholder groups to translate business strategies, initiatives, goals and objectives into data solutions; participates in the planning, design and policy development related to Data Architecture and Information Management

Uses storytelling techniques to translate technical concepts and break down complex situations into easily understandable communications (visual, written and verbal) that can be understood by all stakeholders

Provides thought leadership, creates strategies, and makes recommendations on a wide variety of complex issues having a significant and strategic impact on processes and the business

Leads the design and implementation of the following processes: data discovery, ETL, code reviews, data quality control and testing, business requirements gathering, information access and delivery through BI and analytics platform, release schedules/requirements

Performs other related duties as required


Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in programming/systems, or computer science, specialized training, certification, and four to six years of programming experience, or an equivalent combination of experience and education

Experience and understanding of multiple programming languages and applicable applications including SQL and ETL (required)

Job Knowledge & Skills

Demonstrated experience in creating ETL solutions that involve data extraction from source systems through creating analytics database tables and view with tools such as Informatica Power Center, Informatica Big Data Management and Teradata

Experience implementing data extraction and transformation from a variety of data sources such as SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop or similar systems (required)

Core Competencies

Action Oriented, Customer Focus, Adaptability, Listening, Ethics and Values, Integrity and Trust

Functional Competencies

Business Acumen, Intellectual Horsepower, Planning, Problem Solving, Process Management, TQM/Re-Engineering.