DATABASE ENGINEER Global Market Insite
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Who We Are:
GMI was founded in 1999 with one goal in mind: make it easier, faster and more efficient for market research professionals to conduct global research. With global consumer and specialty panels in over 200 countries and territories and a wide range of technology-enabled market research services, GMI is the partner of choice for market research anywhere in the world. With talented professionals in the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific, GMI serves many of the largest and most successful enterprises and market research firms in the world.
As part of Lightspeed Research, the leading provider of technology-enabled solutions and online respondents for global market research, GMI has pioneered many of the technology innovations that paved the way for this growing market. GMI continues to be the worldwide leader in helping businesses connect with their customers and do research on their opinions.
The Database Engineer will design, develop and integrate database components for both operational and reporting systems. This person will be responsible for delivering components and complete solutions that meet reliability, performance and data integrity requirements.
Will develop extracts and views to meet business needs for data and will also develop methods for documenting and managing these objects. Will perform data modeling for new requirements and will develop enterprise-level models that integrate a variety of operational and reporting data. Will apply numerical analysis and statistical analysis to complex business problems and will build predictive models, costing and pricing models, and other business models based on primitive data.
The person in this role must be motivated to drive assigned tasks to completion, while collaborating with Global Technology team members and functional Product Managers in an Agile environment.
Work with other team members to develop data models and functional specifications. Implement solutions for data-driven applications and interfaces.
Own assigned data components & solutions from design and modeling to coding, testing, performance and maintenance. Includes stored procedures, functions, user defined data types, etc.
Create views and ad hoc extracts to support end-user reporting tools.
Provide business insights into complex Market Research data sets.
Analyze large data sets, determine best solutions for data cleansing, ETL and reporting.
Work proactively with QA team to develop methods for monitoring data quality across multiple platforms.
Perform triage on emerging data quality issues, and determine best strategy for both short-term and long-term solutions.
Perform root-cause analysis of data integrity issues and information gaps.
Maintain and enhance the corporate Data Dictionary.
5+ years experience MS SQL Server. (Will consider Oracle or MySQL experience.)
5+ years experience working with end users, and various functional managers developing strategies for information flow. Business analyst experience is an advantage.
Strong expertise with stored procedures, views, triggers and constraints.
Strong data modeling skills including normalization & multi-schema strategies such as ?Three Schema?.
Expertise with one or more data modeling tools, ERWin preferred.
Experience building and maintaining enterprise-class, data-driven applications.
Experience with a variety of reporting and visualization tools and IDE?s.
Demonstrated written and verbal communications skills
Comfortable in multi-platform environment (LAMP, Microsoft, Oracle).
Comfortable with Excel, including advanced features.
Some skills with other programming languages (PHP, C#, .NET Framework, Web Services)
Bachelor?s degree required. (Math, Computer Science or Engineering preferred.)
It?s a plus if you have familiarity with any of the following:
Tableau or other visualization tools
Cognos and/or other Dimensional BI tools
SAS or SPSS statistical analysis tools
Sharepoint, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS
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