Business Intelligence Developer

BI Developer: COG

Bold and innovative

As a successful Business Intelligence Developer within this growing team, you will take ownership and accountability for developing solutions for our data and analytics capability.

In this exciting opportunity, you will be responsible for the following: 

  • Maintain and support the reporting and analytic platform from administrator/back-end perspective
  • Implement a strong software development lifecycle, including development, testing and release / support related activities  
  • Evaluate and improve existing BI systems and solutions
  • Collaborate with teams to integrate systems
  • Develop and update technical documentation
  • develop automated reporting solutions with the use of tools such as Business Objects, Microsoft Power BI, R Studio etc. Experience with Salesforce is also advantageous
  • applying statistical concepts and models to develop sales forecasting capabilities and market/customer segmentation to drive business decisions
  • driving continuous improvement in the data and analytics capabilities of the business

Working closely with the Corporate and Asset Finance team and within our projects, reporting and analytics function, you will become accountable for maintenance of the reporting platform ensure reliability and strong change management. Exceptional performance will be rewarded through excellent opportunities for career progression within a high performance culture.

About you

To be considered for this role, you are comfortable solving problems end to end, using the right tools and asking the right questions. Your commercial acumen is developed and you have the passion and the enthusiasm to help drive the team to succeed by independently providing insights.  

You will also able to demonstrate the following:

Essential Characteristics:

  • Motivated to gain experience across a variety of technologies
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work and build good relations with remote teams
  • Ability to work with no supervision
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks and prioritise effectively
  • Good analytical and technical skills, problem solving abilities and ability to learn quickly on the job
  • Ability to adapt to new circumstances and thrive in a constantly changing environment 

Key Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 3-5 years of strong BI/reporting platform development experience (experience in Business Objects and Microsoft suite preferred)
  • Administrator level experience / certification
  • Strong SQL coding skills; experience in creating complex joins (inner and outer joins) using 5 or more tables
  • Data warehouse and Hadoop knowledge is an advantage
  • Experience working in central data team (relational database concepts, appreciation of strong governance framework)
  • Strong analytic skills / ability to write quality use cases 
  • Experience working in an Agile team
  • Ability to work in DevOps team

To be successful in this role you are or will need to have:

  • experience in Agile methodology, and are enthusiastic about Agile practices and their benefits
  • comfortable participating in the technical decisions made in the team
  • ability to influence decision making at all levels within an organisation, and in a variety of contexts
  • Achievement driven, self-motivated individual who is able to compliment a people-based culture focused on accountability, integrity and opportunity
  • Possess a innovative and curious mind, with a passion for using tools and concepts to draw insights from data that drives decision making
  • Ability to manage business pressures and stakeholder expectations while maintaining a high degree of motivation and professionalism whilst managing multiple work streams
  • Ability to think from an commercial perspective and communicate with stakeholders to ensure model inputs and outputs match business/customer needs
  • Be solutions and result driven with a track record of achievements in a data-led environment

If this opportunity interests you, please apply here or reach out to to learn more.

Founded in 1969, Macquarie Group is a global financial services provider with offices in 28 countries. We thrive on an entrepreneurial culture, delivering opportunity for our clients with accountability. Because of our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we understand the importance that diversity and inclusion brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you’re capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

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