Data Engineer, Boston

Data Engineering

About the role

The Data Engineering team uses comprehensive data analytics to support business decisions at Avanade and for Avanade clients. It collects, aggregates and analyzes data from multiple internal and external sources and reports patterns, insights and trends to Avanade decision-makers. Its goal is to support the use of data-driven insights in business performance, opportunities for improvement and identification of root cause problem analysis.

As a Data Engineering Consultant, you will collect, aggregate, store, and reconcile data in support of Avanade business decisions. You will help design and build reporting tools, information dashboards, data generators and other end-user information portals and insight tools. You will be a critical part of the data supply chain, ensuring that stakeholders can access and manipulate data for routine and ad hoc analysis.

Day-to-day, you will:

Support the planning and implementation of data design services, providing sizing and configuration assistance and performing needs assessments, as well as the delivery of data warehouse and storage architectures

Develop and maintain data warehouse schematics, layouts, architectures and relational databases for data storage and data mining

Deliver data to end users using Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SRSS), Microsoft Excel, PowerPivot and Microsoft SharePoint Performance Point

Customize data storage and extraction, data mining, database architecture, metadata and repository creation

Implement effective metrics and monitoring processes

Travel as needed.

About you

You are a data geek and proud of it. You know your way around current database technology and data reporting tools, but you also understand the point of it all-to produce solid insights to drive business decisions. You have a good analytical mind on top of excellent technical skills.

Your skillset likely includes:

Knowledge of database storage, collection and aggregation models, techniques and technologies and the ability to apply such methods to solve business problems.

Knowledge of structured problem-solving assignments

Strong project management and people management skills

Knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint, PowerPivot, SRSS, Excel (with embedded Pivot Tables and macros)

Some SQL skills.

Requisition ID - 52770

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