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Business Object Developer - London

Type: Fixed Term Contract Full-Time
Duration: 10 Months
Salary: £40,000 to £49,000 pa
Benefits: DoA
Job Ref: LC2458
A global publishing company are looking for a talented and experienced Business Object Developer. As the Business Object Developer you will be responsible for designing and developing innovative DW, ETL & BI solutions to complement existing or new exclusively In-house developed systems and support of front and back office systems. your role as the Business Object Developer will be to develop and implement systems to meet the information delivery needs of the business intelligence systems, decision support systems and other reporting systems.
Role and Responsibilities
As the Business Object Developer your responsibilities include:

• Formulate Information Delivery and delivery framework, taking into consideration industry best practices and working with the BI solution engineering team to ensure adherence to these on projects
• Support to software development standards, procedures and techniques.
• Collaborate effectively with users, project managers, business analysts, testers and other team members
• Design and develop reports, dashboards, delivery (distribution), scheduling and retention policy for reports
• Analyse Information requirements with business and provide various alternatives taking into consideration the user requirement the delivery mechanism capability and the design of the underlying BI solution
• You will work with both functional and technical project personnel, has in-depth knowledge of BI information delivery/presentation methodology and expertise in SAP Business Objects tool sets.
• Participate in all development Lifecycle processes
• Work closely with users to maintain and troubleshoot, enhance BI functionality and deliver.
• You will be self-directed/self-motivated.
• Able manage individual workload and deliver to agreed project milestones.
• Must be able to work within the context of a larger team, giving and taking advice
• Assist in procurement of IT Supplies and monitoring/tracking IT Inventory
• Incorporate Architectural Standards into application design specifications
• You will be responsible for BI requirements gathering, design, development and support for Business Intelligence (BI) and reporting solutions to meet the business needs

Skill Set
Essential skills for the Business Object Developer:

• Proven track record in dealing with medium - large data warehouses
• Candidate will be expected to partner and influence the Data architect/ Data warehouse modeller to ensure performance throughput and other systemic requirements
• Strong business and analytical skills
• Strong Organizational and Interpersonal Skills
• Interaction with Business users and IT team is expected
• Have a willingness to learn new technology & skills and do whatever is necessary to meet the deadline
• Possess and ability to balance short-term business needs and deliverables with long term design implications
• A strong working knowledge of SQL, and experience with Oracle 10 / 11 /12
• 5+ years’ experience in the development of Business Information strategies using Business Objects product suite (Business Objects XI R2, XI R3, Universe Designer, Web Intelligence, Desktop Intelligence, Crystal reports and Xcelsius, Data Services)
• Knowledge and experience with building dashboard including enterprise wide Key performance indicators and providing simple and user intuitive lay outs for drill down capabilities
• Must demonstrate experience in dimensional modelling, ETL design, Business Objects Universe
• Experience with Business Objects Data services
• Experience in information systems applications, data warehouses and decision support systems.
• In-depth experiences with Universe design, ad-hoc reports, standard reports, dashboard
• Experience with Business Objects administration, security, and backup and restore process
• Applicant should also demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to lead complex requirements gathering and design sessions in front of large audiences
• Able to product business results in a fast-paced environment
• A strong knowledge of business intelligence design concepts, with a concentration in dimensional modelling in relational database environments

Apply below or to find out more information about the Business Object Developer job, contact Louis Collins on louis.collins@opiliorecruitment.co.uk or call 020 7183 7145 quoting the reference LC2458.

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Louis Collins

Louis Collins

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Louis specialises in: Desktop Migration, Data Analysts, Infrastructure, Technical Support, Test Engineers, Technical Sales & Account Management

E: louis.collins@opiliorecruitment.co.uk
T: 020 7183 7145

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