The Universe Reports Dashboard Developer will develop solutions from information stored in Enterprise Data Warehouse, analyzes techniques for implementing major, complex integrated system projects. Perform complex professional and advisory functions in maintaining BusinessObjects Enterprise servers, both virtual and physical, to access appropriate information stored in databases and generate a wide variety of dashboards or reports, including management and ad-hoc reports. Developer will collaborate with project managers, business analysts, architects, and other team members, representing the Business Objects development team to implement solutions and oversee deployment.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Bachelors Degree in related field or 5+ years of equivalent experience in a similar position in Information Technology/Information Systems industry.
Work Experience: 5+ total years of experience of some combination below:
3+ years of experience with SAP BusinessObjects BI development, including current BI 4.0 version.
Experience with Dashboard Design development, Universe development, Web Intelligence report development and understanding data models .
2+ Production support experience working with business users on SAP BusinessObjects BI.
Strong SQL database skills for data extraction (highly preferred)
Experience with Cogito tools (highly preferred)
Epic data model certifications, Clarity, Caboodle (highly preferred)
Equipment Operated: Workstation and telephone
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Communication Skills: Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking) Writing /Composing (Correspondence/Reports)
Other Skills: Analytical, Design, P.C., MS Word, MS Excel
Strong critical thinking skills, including system and business analysis, problem analysis and resolution. Must be able to understand technical concepts of the system environment.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and a customer service attitude.
Must be extremely well organized and thorough.
Ability to view a problem or issue as a potential opportunity; strive for continual process improvement and approach daily tasks with a positive attitude and deep desire to elevate the customer experience.
Extensive knowledge of Data Warehousing concepts and principles.
Ability to analyze data logically in defining, evaluating, and solving difficult technical or operational problems.
Strong work ethic and passion for data warehouse/business intelligence.
Knowledge and understanding of business process maps, system diagrams, logical data models, business requirements, gap analysis, report specifications and other documentation as required for project analysis, planning and design.
TYPICAL DUTIES THAT MAY BE PERFORMED
Create complex reports requiring multiple parameters, summarizing data with crosstabs, using sections and related report functions; builds specialized reports utilizing hyperlinks and alerts.
Translate business requirements into technical design and Business Objects Dashboards by working with the business analyst and backend developers such as ETL developers System documentation.
Participate in the design and development of various aspects of Business Object Universes.
Participate in internal system release testing and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) to facilitate effective and organized issue resolution. This includes training of UAT team on the application and/or process change, and management of all phases of testing. Design/document test plans, including definition of test cases and the creation of detailed solution test scripts. Work with other teams and vendors to explore methods for automation of testing.
Maintain objects in the Repository; analyze the Business Objects Enterprise security model and create security content such as users, groups and categories.
Work with the training resources to develop training plans and quick reference guides to support system implementation. Perform ad-hoc user training when necessary.
Configure the List of Values (LOV) job server to populate design patterns (value objects) with data/values retrieved from databases; schedules objects with business calendars to create reports as required.
Internal Number: 152945
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.