MicroStrategy Architect (Contract)

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Description/Job Summary

*Please note: This is a contract employment opportunity, not a full-time position within Capital Farm Credit. 


EDUCATION REQUIREMENT:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, engineering, or related field recommended with knowledge of technical theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a bachelor's degree.


JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Six or more years of experience in Information Technology with deep technical expertise and hands-on MicroStrategy implementation experience, working knowledge of all components of the MicroStrategy platform including server, web, mobile, and other components, as well as a working knowledge of BI architecture, data warehousing concepts, and data visualization best practices.


FUNCTIONS:

  • Strong understanding of data warehouse concepts and designing Data Marts using multidimensional modeling techniques.
  • Formulate and recommend standards for achieving maximum performance and efficiency of MicroStrategy solutions.
  • Develop business cases and ROI for the client to get buy-in from senior management.
  • Champion data quality, integrity, and reliability by designing and promoting best practices.
  • Work with data modelers and ETL developers to make sure data structures and content support analytics and reporting requirements.
  • Assist in the planning and delivering of multiple projects.
  • Create project plans, milestones, and execution.
  • Identify problems, develop ideas, and propose solutions within different situations requiring analytical, evaluative, or constructive thinking in daily work and for assigned programs and projects.
  • Prepare and present ideas and recommendations to colleagues and upper management and aid less experienced employees as an advisor.
  • Ability to write reports, documentation and speak effectively before groups of business and IT personnel.


PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Must have the ability to multi-task and organize effectively to meet client service level expectations.
  • Adept and proactive in problem-solving and conflict resolution.
  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills and develop solutions to problems independently and through facilitated team discussions.
  • Ability to actively participate in team and client meetings.
  • Great organizational and time management skills.
  • Prioritizes workload, meets deadlines and manages competing priorities under pressure.
  • Adaptable to multiple client work environments.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Possesses a professional demeanor.
  • Experience delivering multiple projects.



At the discretion of CFC, position may be offered at alternate titles and other business experience may be considered relevant.

AA/EOE/M/F/D/V; Full description available on request.

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