Business Intelligence Developer in Charlotte, NC at Sonic Automotive

Date Posted: 6/1/2019

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    4401 Colwick Road
    Charlotte, NC
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Job Description

You're serious about your career, and rest assured you've come to the right place.  At  Sonic Automotive, you'll find the opportunities, resources, and support you need to grow and develop professionally. Our 100 dealerships are concerned with more than moving inventory; they're committed to your success and invested in your future. So read on, and consider a rewarding career with Sonic Automotive, Inc.
Job Summary:
The Business Intelligence Developer will be a key member of the BT team, working on new BI projects, while supporting and enhancing existing offerings.  The Business Intelligence Developer will be performing full end-to-end development of MicroStrategy reporting needs, from schema creation to production ready dashboards and reports.  This person must be adept at translating business requirements into production reports.
Essential Functions:
•         Design and build metrics, attributes, dashboards and reports using MicroStrategy based on the needs of the business
•         Troubleshoot and fix production/existing issues
•         Performance tuning, of both the MicroStrategy and the SQL side.
•         Create mockups from business requirements
•         Collaborate with, and understand analytical reporting needs of the business stakeholders
•         Work with vendors and internal business units to facilitate the delivery of BT solutions
•         Facilitate meetings to work through technical issues as they arise
•         Able to work independently to manage and prioritize multiple ongoing project tasks
•         Effectively communicate status, changes, and issues to the relevant parties and stakeholders
•         Able to conduct impact assessments and recommend technical solutions
•         Accountable for the successful and timely delivery of all assigned project tasks
Minimum Qualifications:
•         Candidate should have strong understanding of Business Intelligence concepts
•         3 years’ experience with MicroStrategy suite, developing in both web and desktop environments – creating prompts, metrics, visual insight dashboards, intelligent cubes and documents
•         3 years SQL development experience in SQL Server (or equivalent)
•         Understanding of Business Intelligence concepts and Data Warehousing architectures
•         Experience in MicroStrategy configuration and administration
•         Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a small-group setting
•         Familiarity with Agile software development methods
•         Ability to mentor others on MicroStrategy
•         Problem solver with the initiative to think critically to identify improvement opportunities.
•         Demonstrated ability to organize, coordinate, and execute on details.
•         Demonstrated ability to effectively participate in multiple, concurrent projects.
•         Demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams and as an individual contributor.
Desired Experience:
•         Proficient with data tools
•         SQL Server Management Studio
•         ETL and Data modeling knowledge
•         Familiarity with JavaScript
•         MicroStrategy Developer certification
It's time to make the most important move of your career.  From our cooperative, team-based approach, to our more than 1,000 internal advancements each year, it's easy to see the difference. When you join our organization, you'll enjoy comprehensive training, competitive compensation, and unparalleled benefits. Simply put, you'll experience the best that a career in the automotive industry has to offer.

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