BI Architect

Senior Professional Job Netherlands, Delft Corporate Functions Netherlands
As a BI Architect, you design and deploy the BI architecture, which includes source systems, data warehouses and a combination of business intelligence, data visualization, and reporting tools. Next to this, you advocate self-service analytics and will give training sessions to empower the business to build their own reports, dashboards and power BI models. At Exact, your technical skills and “dare to” mentality, can lead to the best innovations. And where is your career heading? That’s up to you. The career opportunities are unprecedented. 1,850 enterprising colleagues have already paved the way. Are you on board?

This = the job you are looking for
In this position you will: 
  • Provide expert guidance on Business Intelligence (BI) skills and technologies.
  • Develop scalable and maintainable BI applications to meet business objectives.
  • Develop security and authentication standards for the department.
  • Maintain accurate and complete technical architectural documents.
  • Define BI standards, guidelines and best practices for business groups and technical teams.
  • Support BI tools upgrades in development, testing and documentation.
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshooting activities for BI tools.
  • Diagnose and resolve BI tool capacity issues.
  • Recommend strategies to improve performance and capacity of BI tools.
  • Address customer queries and issues in a timely manner.
  • Provide technical training on BI tools to team members.
  • Collaborate with BI Administrators, Developers and Analysts for successful development of BI reporting and analysis solutions.
  • Work with business groups and technical teams to develop and maintain data warehouse platform for BI reporting.
  • Investigate to move our Enterprise Data Warehouse to a Cloud Data Warehouse (Azure)

You will join the 6 colleagues in the Corporate BI department. They are known for their great technical knowledge and smooth cooperation. Asking for help if necessary and offering help if possible is part of their DNA. We have few predefined paths, which gives you plenty of room to choose your own. 

The main responsibilities of the department are: 
  • Key operations of the business intelligence team begin with the design and deployment of the BI architecture, which includes source systems, data warehouses, and a combination of business intelligence, data visualization, and reporting tools. 
  • Advocate self-service analytics and train to empower Business to build their own reports, dashboards and power BI models.
  • Agree to SLA’s for providing front line support to the business users on the BI cubes and deliver big fixes and enhancements on a timely basis.
This = what you bring
With us, you can be yourself, and we would love to discover what sets you apart. For the position of BI Architect, it’s helpful if you have analytical skills and that you have good communications skills. What’s more, you bring:
  • Microsoft suite of BI tools (SSIS, SSAS (Both Multidimensional and tabular, SSRS)
  • Azure data platform. Data factory pipelines. 
  • Reporting tools, mainly Power BI
  • Data modeling, data warehousing, data visualization & analytics
  • Programming languages like Python, .net, R would be added value.
This = what you get
At Exact, we work hard. And there is something in return. The balance between work and relaxation is very important to us. So once everything gets back to normal, you can work up a sweat in our own gym or take a break at the coffee bar. Empty your head and then tackle your daily tasks with renewed energy. And, of course, that's not all. As a BI Architect, based on 40 hours per week, you can also count on:
  • A competitive salary package incl. a bonus, company car or mobility allowance and 13th month;
  • An international work environment;
  • Colleagues whom will challenge you and promise to sharpen your brain;
  • Meaningful training sessions that help you to fulfil your career potential;
  • Our own fitness center with a personal trainer once we go back to the office;
  • Friday afternoon drinks at our bar Bits & Bytes, also once we go back to the office;
  • 27 holidays, loyalty days and 3 CSR / giving back days

This = why you shouldn’t wait 
If it feels good, don't hesitate. So let us know why you are our new BI Architect. How will you make sure our BI architecture and applications will be taken to the next level and how do you advocate Data within Exact?

If you have any questions about the position and/or the application procedure, Arthur Fransen, Senior Acquisition Business Partner will be happy to answer them via arthur.fransen@exact.com or by phone via 015 – 7115000.

This= our application procedure

  • If we have enough in common, there will first be a telephone intake with Arthur. The second step is an interview with the hiring manager and the team and the last step is an interview with the Director Shared Services and Reporting & Financial Reporting Manager.  
  • An analytical test will be part of the selection process. 
  • The selection procedure takes about 2 weeks.
This = Exact
Founded in 1984 and now operating in more than 100 countries, we are a leader in the global business and financial software market. What makes us stand out? We combine the energy of a start-up with the advantages of a multinational. Our aim is to create the best business software with the most innovative software solutions. Over 550,000 entrepreneurs and accountants trust our software and use it on a daily basis.

As an employer, we accept our social responsibility. This is important to us and we genuinely believe in it. We think green in everything we do, whether it's by reducing paper consumption, encouraging digital working and minimizing travel by plane and car. We also support employees who want to contribute to the (local) community.  Exact celebrates differences and views them as a learning opportunity. We assess ideas based on merit, rather than source. It’s passion, dedication and ownership that earn you a place at the table. 
 
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