Foot Locker, Inc. is the world's leading retailer of athletically inspired shoes and apparel. Headquartered in New York City, it operates approximately 3,500 athletic retail stores in 21 countries in North America, Europe and Australia under the brand names Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction, Champs Sports and CCS.
Additionally, the Company's Footlocker.com/Eastbay/ CCS business operates a direct-to-customers business offering athletic footwear, apparel and equipment through its Internet and catalog channels. We attribute our success to the drive and intelligence of our associates. Operating in team-driven culture, our goals as a company are boundless.
Foot Locker is seeking a Business Intelligence (BI) MicroStrategy Developer to join the Information Systems & Technology (IS&T) Department. Incumbent will be responsible for providing innovative BI solutions to support the global business. Main responsibilities are to design, develop, and deploy MicroStrategy dashboards and reports using BI best practices.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Gather and transform business requirements into innovative BI solutions that effectively support the business world-wide
Document designs, specifications and flow diagrams to assist in efficient development, support and problem analysis
Develop dashboards and reports per specified requirements and timelinesParticipate in data model design and data build for the enterprise Data Warehouse
Develop, execute and document test plans for development activities
Communicate clearly and effectively with business users and technical teams through all phases of the development life cycle
Deploy MicroStrategy managed releases of large BI application solutions
Research and troubleshoot reported problems and conduct ongoing maintenance and development
Maintain knowledge on the latest BI technology and best practices
Provide on-call support of production applications as part of a rotation within the development team
Perform other related duties as assigned
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or closely related field from an accredited university or college is desired
A minimum of 2-3 years experience with MicroStrategy architecture, dashboard, and report development:
Utilizing Architect, Desktop, and Web Professional
Performance tuning of schemas and individual reports
Configuration of Schema objects
Leveraging intelligent server, intelligent cubes, and OLAP
Proficient in the following MicroStrategy 9.x modules:
Desktop, Report Services, Object Manager, Integrity Manager, Command Manager and Web Developer
Proficient in developing MicroStrategy objects, filters, prompts and metrics
Proficient in SQL
Developing and deploying MicroStrategy reports and dashboards to mobile platforms -iPad, iPhone, and/or Android based devices is a plus
Experience with Netezza Data Warehouse Appliance is a plus
Keyword: BI MicroStrategy Developer (Programmer Analyst)
From: Foot Locker, Inc.
Foot Locker, Inc. - 15 months ago
Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) is the world's leading retailer of athletically inspired footwear and apparel. Headquartered in New York City,...