Senior PowerBI Developer

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: South Africa

Who We Need – Senior PowerBI Developer

We are looking for an experienced Senior Power BI Developer to join our Data, Information, and Analytics team as client-facing, permanently employed consultants. Good communication and collaboration skills are therefore a must, as well as great technical ability, statistical ability, and a passion to convert data into thought provoking visual information. There will be exposure to a wide range of industries, so the ability to quickly understand new business environments is essential.


Who are we?

Decision Inc. is a global management and technology consulting organisation. We help companies become Data Driven Businesses that are fit to take on the challenges of a digital world. Transforming their current operations and developing their new business platforms to scale innovation into the future. Our experience in leading technology and industry specialisations have enabled us to help companies to make better decisions, faster. We represent the leading technology brands and are experts in the implementation, support and execution of these technologies.
See more about our exciting fast-paced culture: Careers at Decision Inc.

What Will You Do as a Power BI Developer?

Key Responsibilities of the Power BI Developer:

  • Identify and develop cutting edge and innovative technology solutions to enable better decision making for our customers
  • Participate in analysis and design sessions – work with business analysts to determine the best fit Power BI solution for our clients
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge, certification and skills with the Microsoft PowerBI platform
  • Contribute to knowledge sharing, mentoring and skills development of the team
  • Assist with solution design and architecture for pre-sales opportunities and new clients
  • Lead delivery of complete BI solutions with consulting teams
  • Delve for insights in client data and processes to help improve their businesses
  • Communicate progress with client and project teams
  • Produce technical and user documentation
  • Design, development and implementation of reporting and dash boarding
  • Implementation of specifications, from provided specifications and customer requirements
  • Data Staging and general support related to Reports, Data Warehouses and Analytics Solutions
  • Creating and maintaining detailed documentation for processes and procedures required

Who Do You Need to Be?

  • Relevant Degree e.g. Computer Science, Information Systems
  • At least 5-7 years’ experience
  • Must be in possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Microsoft Power BI Certified (advantageous)
  • Experienced in either Qlik / Microsoft BI stack/ Tableau / Alteryx or general ETL tools
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience in data integration
  • Data model designing (database architecture and development)
  • Experienced in implementing BI tools for requirements and utilizing various sources
  • Consulting experience
  • Good understanding of data warehousing and analytical methodologies and solution delivery
  • Strong problem solving skills and good communication skills, both written and verbal – Explaining technical concepts to business people in a language they understand, and business requirements to technical people
  • Ability to work within a team and effective planning and organizational skills
  • Eagerness and willingness to learn – a positive attitude is everything!

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