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Data Warehouse Analytics Job At KRA

Job Title: Manager –Data Warehouse & Analytics
Location: Nairobi
Reports to: Deputy Commissioner – CorporateRisk Management

Data Warehouse Analytics Job Purpose

  • Leading, directing and coordinating the activities of Data Warehouse and Analytics processes through the systematic collection, analysis and maintenance of relevant taxpayers’ data/intelligence
  • The role will be responsible for ensuring efficiency and effectiveness of the centralised data warehouse
    Control of Resources
  • Budgetary allocation, staff, tools and equipment

Performance Areas

  • Data warehouse manage, design, develop and maintain data warehouses and data mart systems.
  • Working with database developers, administrators and business managers to ensure data systems conform to enterprise data architecture and strategy expectations, including data governance best practice adoption.
  • They also develop and implement strategies to gather information from operational databases and third-party information sources so data can be included in the warehouse.
  • Coordinate and manage multiple, concurrent DW/BI projects with successful results and within reasonable timeframes.
  • Serve as a working manager across all phases of the analytic project lifecycle, providing supervision and guidance to the BI team as needed, including: Gathering requirements from internal customers, identifying source of truth applications and performing data discovery therein;
  • Creation of automated processes to normalize data from new data sources and load it into the DW; Design, development and maintenance of centralized data models specialized for the reporting and analysis needs of the Authority; Creation of scheduled processes to extract data from the various databases ( internal and external) and transfer it to downstream applications.
  • Work across multiple functional and technical groups, educate technical and non-technical stakeholders, effectively manage expectations, facilitate negotiations and help establish departmental priorities.
  • Data Warehouse Analytics Job Responsibilities
  • Ensure that proper approvals are obtained when creating, updating or providing access to data models. Manage a team of ETL Developers, BI Developers and BI Architects.
  • Guide, develop and grow the team to meet their individual career goals and the Authority’s analytic needs. 9. Manage internal customer relationships and ensure their projects/issues are handled with quality and in an adequate timeframe.
  • Work with other stakeholders and operational leaders to develop and maintain the Authority’s analytics strategy, as well as approve and prioritize new analytic projects.
  • Ensure BI solutions meet customer needs and align with the Authority’s analytics strategy.
  • Work closely with the DBA team and server team to ensure reliability and performance of our EDW and associated technologies.
  • Anticipate business changes/needs and propose BI solutions to address them.
  • Strives to continuously improve the way the BI team develops and supports BI solutions, as well as how these solutions are communicated tointernal customers.
  • Proactively identifies risks, manages interventions and escalates accordingly them in line with the KRARMPF.
  • Researches DW/BI industry trends, makes recommendations on emerging technologies and assists with acquisition of cost effective technologies and tools.
  • Assist with preparation, justification and tracking of budget items for the DWBI team.
  • Actively participates in the data governance initiatives, including policies and procedures development, design and maintenance.
  • Work with other stakeholder to develop standards, policies and procedures for the DWBI section, as well as perform necessary oversight to ensure compliance.
  • This includes, but not limited to, documentation standards, training requirements, quality assurance, proactive monitoring and issue resolution
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Deputy Commissioner.

Qualifications For Data Warehouse Analytics Job

  • Must have a university degree in Computer Science, Business and Information Technology, business related field.
  • Working knowledge of Data Governance, Data Warehouse and BI technologies
  • Must have certification in IT and Analytics field
  • Must have at least three (5) year’s senior level experience in Data Management, Data Warehouse and Business
  • Intelligence solution in a big organisation.
  • Good understanding of tax administration
  • Must have presentation skills and experience

Competencies

  • Excellent analytical abilities
  • Project management experience
  • Background in database theory and practice combined with hands-on experience in data warehousing technology
  • Proficiency in data warehousing tools and database systems (for example: Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2)
  • High level of integrity and analytical skills
  • Results oriented.
  • Excellent planning and organizational ability
  • Team player
  • Ability to function independently and on own initiative.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-disciplinary team
  • Possess supervisory and managerial skills

 

   How to Apply

   Apply here not later than close of business on 11th July, 2016

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