JOB TITLE: Business Analyst (Oracle BI, MicroStrategy)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Dubai
Job Reference : 11926 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 23/10/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £65000 - £70000 per annum + Tax Free
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

The Role: Business Analyst (Oracle / MicroStrategy) Location: Dubai Duration: Fixed term contract minimum 12 months but likely 24 months Package: 30,000 AED per month - approx £5,500 monthly tax free We are looking to recruit a Business Analyst with an in depth MicroStrategy design background, to work on a global software implementation project in Dubai. Job Purpose: You`ll be an experienced business analyst and ideally a MicroStrategy certified designer, with expertise across all aspects of the application, to work in an agile project environment.


Job Description

The Role: Business Analyst (Oracle / MicroStrategy)
Location: Dubai
Duration: Fixed term contract minimum 12 months but likely 24 months
Package: 30,000 AED per month - approx £5,500 monthly tax free

We are looking to recruit a Business Analyst with an in depth MicroStrategy design background, to work on a global software implementation project in Dubai.

Job Purpose:

You`ll be an experienced business analyst and ideally a MicroStrategy certified designer, with expertise across all aspects of the application, to work in an agile project environment.

The initiative that the role supports will deliver rapid value to business users through the use of business intelligence tools to bring insight driven analysis to the forefront of its decision making capability.

The role will operate as part of a small team focused on agile delivery of content to answer business questions from across the organization. The successful candidate will:

* Provide expert capability through the rapid prototyping and deployment of BI content through MicroStrategy.
* Deliver analytical capability to business users through the realization of analytical concepts in the form of reports, dashboards and documents in MicroStrategy.
* Provide functional guidance to the analytics projects at Emirates through best practice design and implementation of MicroStrategy content.
* Establish best practice processes for capturing requirements, prototyping, testing, distribution and publication of MicroStrategy content in an agile/iterative environment.

Job Accountabilities:

* Requirements gathering from cross functional selection of end users which translate business questions into prototypes and conceptual design.
* Iterative delivery approach to validating user requirements throughout delivery lifecycle.
* Sourcing data and using MicroStrategy and other tools to organize data into pliable data sets for interactive analysis to be executed.
* Create reference data, custom groups and hierarchies that support multiple innovative business use cases from single sets of transactional data.
* Build cubes, reports and metadata based on current and future analytical requirements.
* Design Visual Insight work spaces for analytical interactions by business users at all levels of the business.

Minimum Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Knowledge:

* MicroStrategy certification, preferably in the construction and deployment of dashboards, documents, applications and visual insights.
* Degree or Honours in Mathematics, Economics, Commerce, Business Administration or Operations Research.
* 5+ years of experience working in an aviation/transport/commercial environment
* Excellent analytical ability and attention to detail, with an understanding of data processing and information systems, tools and applications.
* Highly developed interpersonal skills and able to interact effectively with all divisions of the Commercial department.

Terms and Logistics:

The project duration is likely minimum 12 months but could last in excess of 2 years. You will be employed on a fixed term contract basis and paid monthly directly from the employer in AED.

Work visa will be provided by the employer along with first two weeks hotel accommodation but you will then be responsible for the cost of your own accommodation.

Return flight tickets will also be provided by the employer.

Projected start date is ASAP so likely to be November 2015.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

Oracle, BI, MicroStrategy, Agile, Airline



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