Sr. Tableau Developer - Enterprise Business Intelligence in San Francisco, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

UCSF Medical Center   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


5 - 7 years

Posted 58 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Summary

The Senior Tableau Developer will serve as the technical expert for the use of Tableau's BI solution set and will oversee Tableau product's configuration, operation and use. This will include serving as the expert in using Tableau BI product set to develop and implement high impact BI dashboards and Analytic work products. This position will oversee the ongoing support of these products, including mastering their use and administration, patching and upgrades, education and training, and access control and security. Additionally, the Senior Tableau Developer many also participate in developing analytic work products using tools such as Qlik, Business Objects, and Cognos.

Specifically, the Senior Tableau Developer will work with EDW and Analytics management, data governance staff, business analyst, end users, data owners, and BI and data management professionals to:

  • Configure and utilize Tableau's BI solution set to meet UCSF's BI objectives
  • Take technical ownership of UCSF's implementation of Tableau BI solution set, overseeing:
  • Daily support
  • Security and access control
  • Upgrades and patching
  • End-user and technical training
  • Usage and resource monitoring
  • Assist in training staff on the use and capabilities available within the solution set
  • Work closely with functional business analysts to design and develop efficient and standards-based BI solutions using Tableau's BI products that satisfy business information reporting needs
  • Serve as a technical leader and advisor to IT and departmental BI developers on the Tableau BI product set
  • Lead the development of BI solution prototypes that demonstrate performance and usability to business and IT stakeholders
  • Oversee of the design and implementation of Tableau BI solutions including data acquisition process design, use of BI technology features and functions, business rules processing, and data aggregation and summarization techniques
  • Lead the tuning and performance improvement of Tableau BI solutions
  • Ensure the Tableau infrastructure conforms to UCSF security standards and that appropriate access controls are in place
  • Manages and maintains the Tableau Server and Desktop Developer Infrastructure and ensure that it is up-to-date and has high availability and performance
  • Collaborate with data modelers and data integration architects/developers to establish end-to-end data and information delivery architecture
  • Champion and educate business and IT staff on the use of the BI technologies for strategic and tactical decision making
  • Research and stay abreast of the latest trends in BI technologies and work with vendors to carry out product evaluations and proof-of-concepts

Required Qualifications

  • Five years of experience designing, developing, testing and implementing secure, scalable and high-performance BI and analytic solutions; at least 3 years of experience as Tableau Developer
  • Undergraduate or master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field
  • Experience with dimensional data modeling and relational databases
  • Experience in developing technical staff
  • Proficient in Agile/Scrum development methodology
  • Ability to communicate with high proficiency, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and staff, in both technical language and business terms
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, influencing, collaboration and negotiation skills
  • Proficient in developing technical specifications, presentations, training materials, user documentation, and technical documentation
  • Demonstrated success with overseeing software development lifecycle for enterprise-wide BI projects
  • Ability to assess and solve complex technical problems
  • The flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • Experience with BI and analytic tools such as Qlik, SSRS, OBIEE, Cognos, Spotfire, SAS and R
  • BI and analytics in the Healthcare, Education and Research

Valid Through: 2019-9-20