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Tableau Data / Business Analyst [ No C2C or OPT - ]

Company: Production Modeling Corporation
Location: Herndon
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description: not apply if can only work on C2C or 1099...This is a W2 contract engagement.Location: Herndon/Reston VADuration: 3+ yearsDescription:We are a prime vendor with the client.Job Title: Tableau Data Analyst SMEKey Points: -- Looking for candidates that interacted closely with the business in a training/coaching capacity-- Tableau CRM (Salesforce platform) experiences are also a strong desired skill o Tableau administration and architecture o Tableau performance optimization & tuningo Tableau administration and architecture Tableau performance optimization & tuning===Not looking for: Very technical candidates with exp in the following (java, fullstack, etcc). This is not server admin roleLooking for:1. Ability to look at dataset and help business team put together visualization ( the need for data to be automated to decrease manual work)2. Dashboard visualization experience (need to work with IT to make tuning request) - needs to direct technical team to make changes3. Needs business engagement skills4. Tableau training experience is a plus (3 to 5 years of exp)5. Hybrid remote role - prefer local candidates (Virginia area) come into office at least 2x a week - not looking for out of state candidates who are looking for fully remote roles6. Salesforce CRM exp would be desirable7. Industry: Automotive exp would be nice to haveInterview Process: 2 rounds1. Technical interview2. Behavior interview (share sample of excel file and have the candidate look through and put together a simple visualization)====General Introduction (Team Vision & Mission):Data enabled decision making via Data Democratization and Data LiteracyData is the new oil and according to research companies 60-85% of analytics programs fail - The purpose of the Data & Analytics team is to defeat these odds and nurture the maximum potential of data through the vibrant life veins of our organization. Are you ready to be part of the brand new Data and Analytics team, where you would be fundamental to shaping the future together with the larger digital team?The vision of the team is to empower customer centricity and sustainable operational excellence through management of data and process. The objective is to enable the enterprise to harness the value of data through Reporting & Visualization, Advanced Analytics incl. Machine Learning and AI. Data based decision making, operational excellence through automation of reporting and processes and analytics as a self-service are the core pillars of this mission.Be part of a core team that thrives at the intersection of business and IT, a team of data experts that works together with peers across the entire enterprise including every line of business in the so called Data Science Community, and acts as the catalyst of progress unleashing the promises and value of data, technology and innovation.The Tableau Tech & BI Specialist is part of the Data & Analytics team. In this role, your main force is to drive the standardization of Reporting and Data Visualization by collaborating with the members of the Data Science Community across the entire enterprise. The goal is to rationalize existing reports, structures & procedures and support the creation of a centralized reporting hub using tableau desktop and tableau server. This requires the definition of best practices for data visualization and storytelling (standards, templates and guidelines), assistance and training (open hours, how to's, etc.) as well as performance management (definition of technical setup between databases, reporting hub and individual needs of members).Responsibilities:

  • BI Transformation: standardize use of Tableau across the enterprise and accelerate transition of current reporting (e.g. excel and power point) to automated, online Tableau dashboards
  • Tableau performance management: work with internal tech support team to guarantee operability of tableau and ideal user experience incl. technical setup, testing, tuning, benchmarking, stability, speed & responsiveness
  • Tableau adoption: work with business teams to a.) create inventory of existing reports and b.) rationalize existing reports and migrate into automated reports using tableau based on prioritized portfolio
  • Support vision of centralized tableau reporting hub for entire enterprise by departments incl. landing page, roles & rights, user & performance tracking
  • Help create & build: meaningful and impactful visualizations inspiring teams across the organization incl. templates, POCs, standardization
  • Assist: support onboarding of users to Tableau by providing assistance in ad-hoc questions, training, sharing of best practice, teaching and mentoring
  • Inform: aware of latest Tableau feature development and roadmap (what is new, when will it be released, what is the benefit) and other best in market solutions; timely devise version upgrade strategy for internal IT team
  • Lead and participate: be the tableau advocate for the company; external function: support local Tableau User Group (TUG) for northern Virginia by leading, participating, demonstrating and internalizing trends and benefits; internal: formalize & support internal tableau user group and translate external learnings & findings into internal benefits
  • Benchmark BI tools and inform strategic roadmap for BI investment and maintenance of enterprise
  • Endorse and Evangelize: the power of data story telling through visualization
  • Enhance: business decision making via data visualization and innovative illustration of challenges, business opportunities and viewpoints
  • Assist team members of Data & Analytics team to visualize their data assets and storytelling
  • Endorse proper terminology and literacy regarding dashboard conception, design, testing, QA, production and ready for use across user base
  • Actively involve and leverage other team members of the Data & Analytics team to assist with deliverables and responsibilitiesQualifications:
    • B.S. in Computer Science, a quantitative discipline or a discipline that fosters structured problem solving and creativity
    • Extensive experience and knowledge/certification in following technologies:
    • Development, maintenance and management Tableau driven dashboards and analytics,
    • Tableau administration and architecture
    • Tableau performance optimization & tuning
    • Extensive tableau skills incl. visualization, sharing, communicating and training users
    • Full product knowledge of tableau suite (how to use and adopt, how to integrate, optimize and tune): tableau desktop, tableau server, tableau prep, connecting sources such as SQL, Hadoop, traditional structured warehouse technology (e.g. oracle), data prep including cleansing, standardization and mapping
    • Member of tableau user groups, certifications in data visualization, experience with Informatica AXON & Enterprise data catalogue (desired)Job Types: Full-time, ContractPay: $100,000.00 - $114,000.00 per yearBenefits:
      • 401(k)
      • 401(k) matching
      • Dental insurance
      • Employee discount
      • Health insurance
      • Life insurance
      • Paid time off
      • Referral program
      • Vision insuranceSchedule:
        • 8 hour shiftEducation:
          • Bachelor's (Preferred)Experience:
            • Tableau: 5 years (Required)
            • member of Tableau User Group: 1 year (Required)Work Location:
              • One locationWork Remotely:
                • Temporarily due to COVID-19Work Location: One location

Keywords: Production Modeling Corporation, Germantown , Tableau Data / Business Analyst [ No C2C or OPT - ], Professions , Herndon, Maryland

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