MicroStrategy Development Manager

Job ID:
, VA
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Product Management
$155,000.00 per year
Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

MicroStrategy Development Manager
McLean, VA
$130-155K +bonus

Prestigious Company is looking for a MicroStragey Development Manager. The Enterprise Data Delivery Services is currently seeking a Development Manager to manage a team of developers responsible for project delivery and production support for a suite of BI/Analytics applications.

Responsibilities Include:

. Resource Management for a team of MicroStrategy Developers
. Advisor to project teams regarding design and development activities, standards, risk mitigation and issue resolution.
. Thought leader of team that interacts with business teams and other stakeholders to define reporting solutions to meet diverse, complex business needs.
. Recommends changes to policies and established procedures that affect immediate organization's success.
. Manage and track action items, issues, and risks associated with a suite of applications. Follow up on items with appropriate parties to ensure their resolution and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.
. Develop and manage a BI Consulting practice
. Partner with Architecture Services to develop Reference Architectures, Patterns and Roadmaps for BI/Analytics. Establish and maintain design and development best practices.
. Define and develop strategy for the roll out of the new features of the MicroStrategy tool and version upgrades.
. Development and monitoring of performance metrics and Service Level Agreements.
. Provide proactive production support for MicroStrategy and other BI/Analytics applications. This includes monitoring usage patterns and recommending improvements.


. Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline; or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired.
. Minimum of 10 years of relevant IT related experience and 3+ years management experience
. Minimum of 10 years experience with relational databases and SQL
. Minimum 7 years of current and hands-on experience with the MicroStrategy tool and demonstrated expertise with complex and high volume Datamarts with Star Schema and Type 2 dimensions. Demonstrated experience delivering solutions to stringent SLAs for report performance.
. Thorough knowledge of all features of MicroStrategy including but not limited to the following capabilities - Dimensional Modeling, Enterprise Manager, Cube Advisor, Cube creation/management/automation, Distribution Services, Transactional services, Visual Insight, Mobile.
. Experience planning initiatives (including creation of business cases, formation of projects, and development of resource plans)
. Demonstrated delivery of multiple complex projects
. Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines
. Demonstrated partnership with business clients and value proposition of projects/portfolio.
. Strong analytical and problem solving skills
. Strong customer service skills
. Experience managing dedicated and matrixed resources
. Ability to establish/build cross divisional relationships/collaboration
. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with team members, stakeholders, and Sr. management on both the business and IT sides.

Preferred Skills

. Understanding of the secondary mortgage industry.
. MicroStrategy certified
. Experience with Agile development
. Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services, SAS, Tableau
. Experience with Big Data
. Experience with a large Consulting company

Company Info
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest