• Application Developer - Analytics

    Job Location CA-ON-Mississauga
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/18/2018 1:02 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Government and Public Sector
    Career Level
    Years of Experience
  • Job Description

    Primary Responsibilities:


    Under the direction of the Project Manager, Analytics, the successful candidate will:

    • Develop front end reporting solutions using the BusinessObjects tools (including Crystal, Web Intelligence, Design Studio, Analysis for Office, and Lumira)
    • Perform data modeling and create universes
    • Deliver SAP BW design
    • Activate SAP BW Business Content and modify or create including custom extractors when needed
    • Create Business Warehouse structures for storing data from non-SAP systems such as SQL databases
    • Perform end-to-end data design focusing on translating business information into data structures with core skills including information needs analysis, specification of business metrics, and data modeling using SAP BusinessObjects
    • Design, develop and deploy Reports and Analytics using BusinessObjects 4.0+ tools (Universe, Web Intelligence, Explorer, Dashboard Designer, Design Studio, Advanced Analysis, Lumira, etc)
    • Provide time estimates for requirements gathering, development, testing and deployment activities
    • Prepare various types of documentation including functional designs, technical specifications, test scripts, software code, client instruction, backup and recovery procedures
    • Provide solutions to Help Desk support issues using strong interpersonal skills, dealing with clients one on one
    • Identify continuous improvement opportunities through prototyping, documenting and presenting possible solutions
    • Conduct data validation and quality assurance with clients and other IT resources in support of end-user testing/acceptance and sign-off
    • Participate in architecting and maintaining a consolidation platform based on SAP and non-SAP source data
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Job Specifications: 

    • Post-secondary degree/diploma in computer science or related discipline with a minimum 5 years of SAP BI development and configuration experience, including familiarity with data modeling
    • At least 3 years of experience configuring SAP BW data modeling, extractors and datasources
    • At least 3 years of experience configuring SAP Business Content is required
    • At least 3 years of experience in ABAP programming is required
    • At least 3 years of experience in with Database design, modeling techniques and ETL processes in a SAP BW 7.0+ environment is required
    • Ability to gather detailed business requirements and document them into functional and analytics design that leverages the latest features and capabilities in SAP Analytics tools is required
    • SAP analytics experience with BusinessObjects 4.0+ tools (Universes, Design Studio,   Dashboard, Crystal Reports, Explorer, Web Intelligence, Lumira, Data Services, etc.) is required
    • Solid technical, analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills is required
    • Strong communication (written and oral) and presentation skills is required
    • Strong initiative, organizational skills and ability to adapt and handle multiple tasks is required
    • Commitment to service excellence and total quality is essential
    • At least 5 years of experience in Agile Development methodology is an asset
    • Experience or knowledge with using SAP HANA is an asset
    • SAP BusinessObjects training and certification is preferred LI- 



    Note:  This is a contract up to 24 months

    Hours of Work: 35 hour per week

    Closing Date: 2018/06/01  Department/Division/Unit: Corporate Services Department/ Information Technology/ Enterprise Business Solutions Section  

    Work Location: 300 City Center

    Number of Openings: 1 Temporary Full-time

    Hourly: $42.80 - $57.06  #LI-CPS  


    A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate, at  the candidate's own  expense, to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.
    We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
    All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act.


     We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the City of Mississauga will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform City Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act .        





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