Business Intelligence Developer - Adler University in Chicago Illinois

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Adler University

Chicago, Illinois 60602

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Business Intelligence Developer will design, build, test, and document Business Intelligence reports and universes, in addition to assisting with deployment and maintenance tasks of the BI environment. This position will work closely with technology and other department staff to define and develop BI requirements supporting the business processes of Adler University. This includes the support of current systems as well as the development of new tools that optimize information management operations and enhance information collection and analysis through the university’s SAP BI BusinessObjects Web Intelligence and Cognos BI reporting solutions, as well as SharePoint Workflow and InfoPath.    

Key Responsibilities

  • Leverage prior experience with SharePoint workflow and InfoPath forms to design and build automated processes to enhance and streamline institutional operations
  • Assist with BusinessObjects software version upgrades
  • Assist with the management of the BusinessObjects platform, including Web Intelligence, Designer, and Dashboard Manager, security model updates, and user account provisioning
  • Assist with the facilitation of end-user documentation, design and testing of reporting solutions
  • Provide post-implementation support and maintenance by leveraging industry best practices and methods
  • Troubleshoot reporting issues and work all issues through resolution
  • Effectively communicate status and development challenges

Leverage prior experience with Web Intelligence and Cognos to build dashboards and reports based on end-user requirements.   


• A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or an equivalent combination of related education and work experience
• A minimum of 3 years of Business Intelligence development experience
• Advanced skill in the development of BusinessObjects Web Intelligence reports and dashboards
• Advanced skill in the development of Cognos BI reports and dashboards
• Strong analytical skills demonstrated by the ability to research and to apply problem-solving skills to complex technical problems
• Knowledge of version and revision control / structured change management practices and procedures
• Demonstrated skill with the following development tools and databases
o SAP BI BusinessObjects
o SAP Information Design Tool
o Cognos BI
o Crystal Reports
o InfoPath
o SharePoint Workflow
o SQL Server
• Strong customer service focus
• Strong communications and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work independently
• Must be proactive, able to identify and champion enhancements, etc.
• Must be organized and detail-oriented

Keyword Phrases

  • SAP BI Business Objects
  • business intelligence
  • SAP Information Design Tool
  • analytical skills
  • Cognos BI
  • change management
  • Crystal Reports
  • research
  • SQL Server
  • business solutions
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: At least 3 years
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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