BI Analyst - North Dublin - 6 month contract

  • Job Ref: 5080
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract


Work closely with the Business Owners to translate high level product requirements into manageable, functional pieces of work, i.e. user stories and acceptance criteria

  • Provide high level mock up reports designs/wireframes of reports to Business Owners.
  • Negotiate and agree scope and timescales with users to achieve best possible match between operational needs and BI system suitability and capability

Develop, evaluate and recommend solutions to meet user needs in the form of logical data model and functional specifications.

  • Work towards becoming the subject matter expert in the BI and analytical tools capabilities, demonstrating new product features to drive early adoption through prototyping and proof of concepts
  • Work in collaboration with the ETL development team to ensure development work is completed to specification in particular defining Facts and Dimension required
  • Develop dashboards and reports using mainly Tableau
  • Create report and dashboards with complex calculations, different chart types, level of details calculations, map functionality, trends and forecasting, filters and parameters
  • Strong analytical skills with an ability to interpret data, identify trends, and make suggestions for improvements
  • Experienced integrating data from a variety of sources and able to look for opportunities to generate insights
  • Manage user acceptance testing, system testing, implementation and post-implementation support of new/changes to solutions.
  • Complete functional documentation including report specifications, help files, business rules, data lineage
  • To undertake other reasonably related duties as may be assigned from time to time

Key Skills:

  • Relevant degree in related field or equivalent work experience preferably Masters or Higher diploma in Data Science/Data Analytics
  • Good Business Analysis skills with an excellent ability to write clear, concise and well-constructed, requirement documentations, user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Strong Communication (verbal & written) and Interpersonal Skills
  • Excellent analytical skills – identifies issues an their potential root causes; makes decision considering benefits and costs, balances analysis with decisiveness
  • Demonstrates personal energy and a positive attitude that influences others
  • Team player with ability to motivate and drive team to success
  • Proven ability to drive and manage change
  • Demonstrable ability to think “outside of the box” and innovate
  • Customer focussed, solution oriented and commercial acumen

Experience Required:

  • Good BI Development experience in data visualisation/reporting with Tableau Desktop

(certification is a distinct advantage)

  • Good SQL / PL/SQL experience
  • Experience in administrating Tableau Server is preferable
  • Experience in Atlassian products Jira/ Confluence is preferable
  • Experience in data modelling using Dimensional/Kimball/ methodologies
  • Excellent MS skills, particularly in Excel and Visio
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken


Derek McCormack, Principal Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Derek joined e-Frontiers as a Technical Resourcer / Recruiter beginning his career here as a recruitment professional. Derek has a number of years’ sales and customer-facing experience working in the Retail Sector. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Hons) from Athlone Institute of Technology. Derek is part of the permanent Software Engineering, Data and Test team responsible for hiring Software Engineers.

Specialises in: SQL, Data Science, Data/BI Analyst, DBA, DWH, Business Intelligence, ETL, Data Visualisation, Data Engineer, Frontend, Full stack