Business Intelligence Data Modeler - Fast Accelerator

Taimba is developing an online B2B platform that directly connects farmers to informal greengrocers. By digitizing the value chain, we cut wastage, offer farmers better pricing and deliver fresh affordable products to informal greengrocers. We are looking for an experienced Data Modeler who will be responsible for the design, development, and deployment of modeling and reporting capabilities utilizing Microsoft Azure Analysis Services, Azure Databricks, and Microsoft Power BI software platforms.

 

Essential Functions:

Development of new Azure Analysis Services (AAS) Tabular models, as well as enhancements to existing AAS models.

Creation of views in Azure Databricks to support AAS Tabular modeling requirements.

In addition to model development, there will also be occasions where new Power BI reports, as well as enhancements to existing Power BI reports will require development.

Stay current with Microsoft and other BI technologies by researching, POC’ing, and sharing solutions within the Data Platform team that will help drive efficiency and innovation for our business and product stakeholders.

Continually focus on self-development by allocating time to continually develop your BI, modeling, and data skills.

Automation and scheduling/triggering of data refreshes for the AAS models.

Think critically about the data model solutions you’re delivering. You need to understand it and expand its implications beyond the numbers alone. As a critical thinker, you can think analytically about modeling data and BI, identifying patterns, and extracting actionable insights and information from the data made available to you.

 

Minimum Education Requirements:

Degree:

Bachelor’s Required

Experience Requirement:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Technology or 5+ years experience working in BI

3-6 years of experience in Microsoft SSAS, AAS, and data warehouse design for Business Intelligence

5+ years of experience with data analytics and various report development software

2+ years of experience in Power BI including M Query and DAX development

Familiarity in working with ETL tools such as Azure Databricks

 

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