Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
- Denver, CO
Beatport is growing and we are looking for talented people who are passionate about what they do. We have built an amazing business around inspiring people to play with music and everyone's role here plays an important part in this. If you are excited at the prospect of working for a technology company that lives and breathes music, check out our current open positions below. Aside from a competitive salary, Beatport has much more to offer:
> A fun, collaborative working environment (dog friendly in Denver & Berlin too)
> Weekly DJ performances broadcast live from Denver & Berlin offices
> Medical, dental and vision benefits soon after starting
> 401k plan
> Free money to use on Beatport.com
> VIP access to select music events
The Senior BI Analyst will utilize their experience to manage Beatport’s data visualization platform as well as working with business users, managers and stakeholders to gather and analyze information requirements. The role will analyze data, build reports and create information deliverables that provide insight and understanding into key business processes. The position will pro-actively identify and communicate new needs, gaps and analysis techniques that continually expand the information services & delivery models of the organization. This role will be an integral component of the organization's Finance department, but will work with the entire organization delivering Business Information and analytics that provide insight into business processes and enable management make more informed decisions.
Some of the typical job responsibilities include:
Work with the Finance department, as well as Marketing, Music Services & Operations, to supply both raw data and data analysis providing further insights into the business’ performance.
Create and deliver management level reporting that reveals business trends, anomalies and helps answer the questions ‘What is happening?’ and 'Why?'
Metadata management, data governance and data quality
Use various tools and techniques to analyze the data in order to answer specific business problems, discover unasked questions and opportunities, find relevance (statistical, predictive, etc.) across data
Formulate best-practice methodologies that blend customer requirements with product capabilities
Provide overall BI technical leadership on architectural decisions, best practices, coding standards, and implementation of design patterns.
Provide continual input to the functionality of the BI software and suggest future technological enhancements
Develop Data Products for ongoing use for internal and external customers; prepare reports and presentations for Beatport leadership team to support your analysis
Collaborate and cultivate information requirements from internal and external clients
Provide quality assurance on deliverables to ensure consistent and accurate information that meets or exceeds expectations
Assist in the creation of technical and functional documentation and requirements
Establish & maintain strong relationships within the organization
Work in close partnership with the Infrastructure team to ensure the most efficient use of database resources.
Be self starter and find data driven answers to questions nobody has yet thought to ask.
To land this job you’ll need to have:
Strong presentation and interpersonal skills , comfortable problems solving and recommending solutions to end users at all levels of the organization
Experience leading communities of practice, including training and certification
Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Experience working with multiple data-management systems (Oracle, MySQL, Netezza, DB2, Teradata)
3-5 years relevant experience in a role involving information analysis & various forms of report deliverables
2-3 years experience in SQL
Certified MicroStrategy Developer
Must be able to exhibit tact, diplomacy and maintain professional relationships
Proven track record to both meet deadlines and manage expectations
Ability to translate reporting requirements into valuable business solutions
Strong experience using Microsoft Excel and formulas (VBA is a plus)
Ability to work both independently and participate as a member of a cross-functional team
Detail oriented and ability to see and interpret patterns
Keen ability to learn an organization's business
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent presentation skills
Maintains a "do what it takes" attitude
And it will be an added bonus if you’ve got:
Experience with MicroStrategy Mobile, Architect, Desktop, Documents, and Visual Insight
Financial and/ or Marketing background or exposure
Experience with writing requirements
We seek folks who are personable, enthusiastic and positive thinking. If you fit this bill, send your resume our way. Please drop us a brief line with a cover letter letting us know why you are great for this position.