Posted on :
17 Apr, 2014
Position : Senior Developer (BI) X6
Vacancy type: External/Internal
Task Grade : G16
Area of Speacialization : To design, develop and maintain SAS solutions in accordance with Group IT’s strategy and service offering.
Department : Analytics and Business Intelligence
Business Unit : Group IT
Location : South Africa (Gauteng)
Reference Number : 329-1625453OBM
• B Degree, Information Systems
• Post graduate qualification preferred
• 6 Years related minimum experience as a Senior Developer
Skills and Competencies
o Teamwork – working in a team towards a common goal as well as the ability to lead and empower a team
o Flexible and able to work within an undefined and continuously changing environment
o Resilient and able to operate effectively in a matrix environment
o Sound interpersonal relations
o Tactical thinking and decision making skills
o Ability to work and interact effectively with people at senior levels
o Stakeholder management
o Understanding of an IT environment specifically SAS and EDW.
o Expert understanding of IT procedures and guidelines
o Knowledge of ISO 9001
o Knowledge of SQL/ Oracle Data Base
o The resource must have knowledge of SQL / Oracle and SAS server architecture.
o The incumbent should be in a position to design and execute / develop solutions on the SAS platform.
o There should be an understanding of dimensional modelling.
o The developer should have worked on projects utilising the agile methodology.
o Experience in EDW is required.
o Strong communication skills (Verbal and written)
o Good problem solving and analytical skills
o Business acumen
o Agile Project management
o System Configuration
o Ability to trouble shoot and diagnose bugs
o Understanding of business concepts and Group IT Strategies
• Responding promptly and professionally to bug reports
• Work with team to continuously improve the development process
• Write Code (ETL development)
• Build efficient and reusable service that can be reused across different products
• System analysis
• Plan an active role in the design, development and unit testing of production software
How to Apply
Closing Date : 2/5/2014
“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”