Sample Roles (from real world job ads)
Business Intelligence Specialist
•Maintain or update business intelligence tools,
databases, dashboards, systems, or methods.
•Provide technical support for existing reports,
dashboards, or other tools.
•Create business intelligence tools or systems,
including design of related databases, spreadsheets,
Business Intelligence Analyst
•Technical skill requirements
–Works with business users to obtain data requirements
for new analytic applications, design conceptual and
logical models for the data warehouse and/or data mart.
–Develops processes for capturing and maintaining
metadata from all data warehousing components.
•Business skills requirements
–Transform data into analytical insight and desire to
leverage the best technique to arrive at the right answer.
–Generate standard or custom reports summarizing
business, financial, or economic data for review by
executives, managers, clients, and other stakeholders.
–Analyze competitive market strategies through analysis
of related product, market, or share trends.
–Collect business intelligence data from available
industry reports, public information, field reports, or
–Maintain library of model documents, templates, or other
reusable knowledge assets.
Business Intelligence Developer
•Business Intelligence Developer is responsible for
designing and developing Business Intelligence
solutions for the enterprise.
•Key functions include designing, developing, testing,
debugging, and documenting extract, transform, load
(ETL) data processes and data analysis reporting for
enterprise-wide data warehouse implementations.
–working closely with business and technical
teams to understand, document, design and
code ETL processes;
–working closely with business teams to
understand, document and design and code data
analysis and reporting needs;
–translating source mapping documents and
reporting requirements into dimensional data
–designing, developing, testing, optimizing and
deploying server integration packages and
stored procedures to perform all ETL related
–develop data cubes, reports, data extracts,
dashboards or scorecards based on business
•The Business Intelligence Report Developer is
responsible for developing, deploying and supporting
reports, report applications, data warehouses and
business intelligence systems.