Now Hiring: Senior Manager of Business Intelligence

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J.Lodge

December 3, 2018

Role and Responsibilities

The role of a Senior Manager of Business Intelligence (BI) is to build and maintain a high-performing Business Intelligence team within the J.Lodge Business Intelligence Practice.  The Senior Manager of Business Intelligence will be responsible for enhancing business decision making capabilities by facilitating BI processes and procedures, leading the strategic design and maintenance of BI applications, and identifying, researching, and resolving complex problems.  The Senior Manager of Business Intelligence is the liaison between our clients and cross-functional internal BI teams to ensure the timely and successful delivery of our BI solutions according to customer needs.

●        Execute planning and resource management to support key business projects

●        Ensure practice/team milestones are met and adhere to approved budgets

●        Create and implement BI strategies that are aligned with business strategy

●        Develop strategic BI application roadmap to support the strategic direction

●        Develop analytic plans, and design and implement solutions which execute analytic plans

●        Develop and optimize methodology to gather business requirements and help prioritize requirements for new data to be instrumented

●        Evaluate vendor technology and consider industry trends and future requirements as defined in the BI application roadmap

●        Coordinate with Data Science and Speech Analytics teams to provide expert consultation on the best fit technology and representation of data to meet the stakeholder objectives

●        Provide support, education, and training to effectively leverage the BI technology

●        Lead and manage project team members, partners, and/or contractors

●        Learn and use and learn a wide variety of tools and languages to achieve results (e.g., R, SAS, Python, Hadoop)

●        Collect and combine data from multiple sources

●        Leverage automation, cognitive, and science-based techniques to manage data, predict scenarios, and prescribe actions

●        Identify patterns and insights in structured and unstructured data using mathematical/statistical methods

●        Identify relationships within data sets that can produce meaningful differentiation amongst competitors

●        Create interpretable visualizations

●        Communicate findings to team, leadership, and customers to ensure models are well understood and incorporated into business processes

●        Develop reports, dashboards, and analytics packages using the full range of functionality available through the BI suite of tools

●        Compile key metrics to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of BI processes

 

Qualifications and Education Requirements

●        Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or other business-related field (Bachelor’s degree in another discipline may be acceptable when augmented by a Master’s degree or certificate in data science)

●        8+ years of relevant professional experience in a BI or consulting environment

●        5+ years of managerial, supervisory, and/or demonstrated leadership experience

●        Strategic thinking and mental flexibility to be able to understand the details of the problem and the big picture/business solution

●        Ability to cultivate business relationships with strong communication and presentation skills

●        Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives

●        Superior organizational skills and accuracy

●        Knowledge of data mining, machine learning, data visualization and statistical modeling

●        Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment

●        Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment

●        Ability to work independently, set priorities, and manage multiple duties simultaneously

 

Preferred Skills

●        Experience with Big Data technology: Hadoop framework: Hive, Spark, etc.

●        Familiarity with web analytics (Google Analytics, Site Catalyst), statistical packages (SAS, R), and visualization tools (Qlikview, Tableau, Microsoft Power BI)

●        Project Management, Lean Six Sigma or other business certifications

 

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