DuPont Pioneer is currently seeking a Senior Report Developer to support its North America business. The individual will interact with technical, functional and business stakeholders to manage, design, develop, test and deploy reporting solutions on the report development tools chosen by the company as enterprise wide solutions (SAP Business Objects). This role entails doing new development as well as supporting the existing reports of complex business nature requiring specialized technical knowledge.
Individual should be self-driven, be able to work and deliver quality output in a fast paced work environment, and bring synergies to the team.
Analyze, design, prototype, develop, test, document, and implement new or modify existing reports to support various business requirements. Work entails creation/support of basic to most complex reports.
Work with the other members on and across teams to help architect data for efficient report development with a long term perspective.
Work with project leader in defining project plans, setting milestones, and estimating completion dates. Regularly report project status to project manager(s) and clients. Plan own pieces of overall projects and fit individual plans into overall plans.
Follow established processes for the software development life cycle with an Agile/iterative approach.
Work with organizational reporting suite of products (technologies) such as Business Objects, Xcelsius (Dashboards), SAP BEX queries and any other.
Respond to problems/questions of clients and co-workers. Investigate technical and software-related problems, analyze, and recommend solutions. Explain resolution and impact to clients in terms they will understand.
Work with Quality Assurance to develop effective test plans and their implementation
Follow report development standards on the deliverables.
Be able to work with databases such as SQL/Oracle etc. from querying/analysis/reporting perspective.
Perform any other essential duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field required.
A minimum of 4 years of hands on development experience in Business Objects (WEB Intelligence, Universe Design and Crystal Reports) on SAP and non-SAP databases is required.
- Self Driven and Results oriented
- Analytical skills
- Some experience in SAP BW data warehouse is preferred
- Good understanding of Business Objects tool suite
- Proficient knowledge of database management concepts
- Good written/oral communication skills
- Service oriented mindset
- Good organizational skills
- Willingness to learn
- Ability to work well with others
- Flexible to stretch over regular business hours to meet commitments/deadlines
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