BI & Analytics Developer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job title: BI & Analytics Developer

Function: Technology

Band: Entry Level

Company: Techsavanna Company Ltd, Nairobi

Reports to: Senior Manager – Data Management, Data Management

Role Description

Software Design and Development

  • Design and development of front-end tier(s), middle tier(s), and /or back-end database tier(s) for business applications. Capturing of business applications information needs and mapping of the same to the software and /or database components;
  • Performs data modeling to analyze and specify data structures within an application system;
  • Coding of all ETL and analytics processes used within the BI & Analytics systems;
  • Development of reliable data ingestion and preparation processes;
  • Planning and delivery of highly scalable distributed big data systems, using different open source technologies including but not limited to Hadoop;
  • Perform the necessary technical design and development functionality to ensure that reporting needs can be effectively developed and implemented.

Testing, Troubleshooting and 3rd line Support

  • Work directly with the Support teams to resolve issues identified and escalated during daily operations;
  • Perform root cause analysis for recurring incidents;
  • Implement troubleshooting procedures;
  • Upgrading products/services and applying patches as necessary;
  • Maintaining and modifying reports/queries on an as-needed basis ;
  • Managing and supporting the security implementation ;
  • Scheduling batch jobs with the IT operations staff;

Troubleshooting database connectivity issues;

  • Providing assistance to other technical areas as required;
  • Maintaining, coordinating back up and restoring the ETL and Reports repositories and other Systems binaries and source codes.

Systems Analysis

  • Conduct business user requirements analysis and specification with relevant stakeholders;
  • Specify system requirements for the solution of complex business problems and formulates designs for their solutions;
  • Perform the necessary technical design and development functionality to ensure that business application systems can be effectively developed and implemented;
  • Interact with stakeholders to gather and refine requirements.

Research and Development

  • Research and provide input on design approach, performance and base functionality improvements for various procedures and applications;
  • Generation of ideas to improve efficiency in software and application services offered to the business, and/or generate revenue for business;
  • Participation and membership in various technical fora for the purpose of increasing the collective knowledge base of the team.

If you feel that you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualification and experience, please send your resume with your cell phone contact indicating your experience and why you are the most suitable candidate for the role, clearly quoting the job title and job reference to the address below.

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Updated: July 13, 2019 — 7:15 am