Randstad Sr. MicroStrategy Developer or Architect in Milpitas, California

Sr. MicroStrategy Developer or Architect


Milpitas, CA

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Friday, September 30, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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Sr. MicroStrategy Developer or Architect

Milpitas, CA

Position Overview:

Our engineering team is looking for a "hands-on" MicroStrategy Lead who can provide leadership in developing and designing Reporting/Analytics for SaaS products. The ideal candidate is confident, analytical, highly technical, and a solid influencer and communicator. The candidate must have a proven track record of driving MicroStrategy implementations for large scale, high availability SaaS based solutions. The candidate must also be fluent in latest technology trends, with proven ability to strive in fast paced agile environment.


  • Deliver high-quality, robust, high-performance, and scalable Reporting solutions. Design and develop reports and dashboards to meet business needs

  • Work closely with product managers and business analysts to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements

  • Performance-tune reports as needed and implement BI best practices to ensure optimal end-user experience

  • Address any technical or product quality issues related to MicroStrategy reporting solutions

  • Develop functional, technical diagrams and documentation

  • Install/Upgrade/Maintain MicroStrategy environments

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in design and development of enterprise level reporting solutions

  • Extensive "hands-on" experience in creating and integrating MicroStrategy reports, Dashboards, and Objects (Attributes, Filters, Metrics, Facts, Prompts, Templates, Consolidations, and Custom Groups)

  • Experience in using MicroStrategy SDK and URL API

  • Experience in MicroStrategy configuration and administration

  • Experience working with large sets of data, tables, pivot tables, and to synthesize & simplify it into easily understandable graphical and chart representations

  • Strong experience in data analytics, enterprise report writing, developing dashboards and facilitating ad-hoc reporting capabilities

  • Strong understanding of relational data structures, dimensional data/data warehouse modeling and BI concepts

  • Strong SQL skills, knowledge of OLAP methodologies and relational database, especially Oracle.

  • Experience in writing and optimizing complex SQL queries using tools like Toad or SQL Developer

  • Knowledge in web application development using on Microsoft .Net or JAVA technologies is a plus

  • Familiarity with Agile, Scrum software development methods

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision on the full life cycle of software projects, from requirement documentation to successful implementation and support

  • A "can-do" attitude to take own challenging problems to meet aggressive milestones

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or related field, or its equivalent

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