Business Intelligence Developer

Posted on8/11/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDirector of Institutional Research
Reports in officeInstitutional Research
Application due dateOctober 5, 2017
Job start dateAs soon as possible
CityKalamazoo
State/ProvinceMichigan
InstitutionWestern Michigan University
Institution descriptionWestern Michigan University is a national research university with a small college feel founded in 1903. It is a public institution firmly focused on students succeeding on campus and in life. To this end, WMU offers a learner centered, discovery driven, and globally engaged environment in which its nearly 25,000 students from across the United States and more than 100 other countries can flourish. This dynamic environment includes the top-notch programs, faculty, facilities, and hands-on learning opportunities students need to prepare for and excel in graduate school or the workplace.
Job dutiesGeneral summary: Develops systems and procedures to ensure the availability and reliability of the University's enterprise business intelligence environment.

- Documents functional and technical requirements for databases and business intelligence programs.

- Defines and programs data warehouse structures and models, which provide an accurate and efficient environment for business intelligence programmers in a distributed user environment.

- Maintains system software and databases, planning and leading configuration, patches, and upgrades.

- Provides training to end-users or develops programs or documentation for end-user training. Provides end-user support.

- Audits primary databases for accuracy and compliance with University standards.

- Leads or participates in University project teams and work groups to improve data availability and usage.

- Ensures the security and confidentiality of data and reports.
Qualifications- Bachelor's degree or higher in a related field from an accredited institution, or a Bachelor's degree or higher in a non-related field from an accredited institution combined with relevant experience.

- Five years' relevant experience.

- Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

- Database and data warehouse programming experience.

- Experience establishing database and business intelligence standards and procedures.
Salary range$80,000 - $100,000
Salary benefitsStaff Compensation System pay grades and rates are available using this website.
Application procedureWestern Michigan University’s department of Institutional Research is accepting online applications for a Business Intelligence Developer. WMU offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package. For detailed information and application procedures, visit our website. Posting #0604066. Only applications submitted through this site will be considered. WMU is an AA/EEO Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and all other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.