Posted April 30, 2021

Business Intelligence Tableau Analyst

Location: Vancouver
Job ID: 1984
Employment Type: Permanent

Are you a Business Intelligence Analyst with a specialty in Tableau and who is passionate about technology and enjoys working in a team environment? Are you easy to work with and accountable? Our client is a fast-paced and energetic software company that is a leader in their field and loves innovative ideas. We love this company because the employees can influence the success of the company and are able to work with like-minded, smart people

The Business Intelligence Tableau Analyst will focus primarily on designing and building dynamic and powerful data visualizations for core metrics, KPIs, and ad-hoc requests across all retailers to both monitor sales performance and determine future business strategy. The ideal candidate is analytical, possesses a passion for developing insights and has strong communication skills. Lastly, the successful candidate will be able to work with internal development teams to set up and collect the right data structure.

Here is what you'll be doing on a day to day basis:

  • Develop Tableau dashboards and reports using visual best practices to promote user adoption and usability
  • Perform installation, migration and upgrade of Tableau data sets and dashboards
  • Develop optimized data sets on Tableau Online Server via SQL database, Tableau Prep Builder, Google Analytics and third -party connections
  • Design, implement, and continuously expand data pipelines by performing extraction, transformation, and loading activities
  • Investigate data to identify potential issues within ETL pipelines, notify end-users and propose adequate solutions
  • Collaborate with data engineer and data scientist to improve architectural infrastructure & support ongoing business initiatives
  • Write SQL statements to merge datasets and creating custom logic to optimize datasets for reporting
  • Manage, oversee, and update existing reports on Tableau server to prevent report breakage and maintain data freshness.
  • Merge, blend and join data via Tableau Prep
  • Provide suggestions to constantly improve internal processes and methodologies
  • Solicit business requirements and identify reporting needs for a variety of stakeholders
  • Provide support and cross training on Tableau to product managers, account managers and the Tableau user community
  • Act as Tableau administrator
  • Investigate data to identify potential issues within ETL pipelines, notify end-users and propose adequate solutions
Here is the type of person we are looking for:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience in a business analyst/data analyst/statistical analysis role
  • 2+ years of Tableau Server/Online experience
  • Experience working with efficient Tableau data join, blending, calculated fields, & Level of Detail calculations, etc.
  • Demonstrable experience writing SQL statements
  • Experience with Jira for managing tasks and a good understanding of Agile software development
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in Google analytics and web ecommerce is big plus
  • Knowledge of various SQL/NoSQL data storage mechanisms and Big Data technologies
  • Knowledge of Power Query and dimensional modeling is a plus
  • Knowledge of Azure services like Azure Blob Storage, Databricks and Azure Data Factory is a big plus.

A full security background check will be required for this position.

If you are interested in exploring this position, please apply now!

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at their company.


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