Business Objects Developer
Internal Req #: 5216
Client Req #: ST7080
Client: State of WI – DOT
Location: Madison, WI
The desired candidate will possess an advanced knowledge and skill with Business Objects Reporting Tools including Universe Designer, WEBI & DESKI Report Development and Dashboard Designer. They will possess strong analysis and design skills and be familiar with Business Intelligence and Data warehousing concepts. A solid understanding of relational data structures and proficiency in SQL development is a requirement. Prior experience with Business Objects XI Version 3 is preferred.
This position will work directly with the DMV (Division of Motor Vehicles) Business Area to develop standard reports and universes for various projects. Mentor the business area on universe design and reporting. Excellent oral and written communication skills to be able to ...view middle of the document...
* Three work references will be requested at the time of the interview.
The Request For Service duration is for the period identified by the estimated start and end dates. However, this engagement may be extended for up to two one-year extensions. Due to funding sources extensions may be done in shorter increments.
Special Note: Prior to selection, candidates will be subject to a comprehensive criminal background check which will include fingerprinting.
Required Skills | Years’ Experience | Rate 0-5 (0-None) | Year Last Used |
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering (Y/N) | yes | 4 | 2002-2006 |
Excellent oral and written communication skills | 20 | 5 | Till now |
Excellent organization, analytical, and communication skills | 20 | 5 | Till now |
Ability to navigate and query a relational database (Oracle) to both develop reports | 6 | 5 | Till now |
Data analysis | 5 | 4 | Till now |
Data Warehouse - Experience in data warehouse design and development | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Data Warehouse - Experience in requirements gathering for data warehouse | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Data warehousing | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
DB2 | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Informatica | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Knowledge of Oracle PL/SQL | 6 | 5 | Till now |
Oracle | 6 | 5 | Till now |
Knowledge of Kimball data warehouse design principals | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Business Objects | 7 | 5 | Till now |
Business Objects or other BI tools | 7 | 5 | Till now |
Dashboarding/Business Objects Xcelsius | 6 | 5 | Till now |
Conduct unit and system tests | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Develop plans for acceptance testing | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Develop Test Plans, Test Cases, and Test Procedures | 5 | 5 | 2012 |
Identify defects | 5 | 4 | 2012 |
Interpret test results | 5 | 4 | 2012 |