Avanade Inc. Business Intelligence Engineer(EG) in Tokyo, Japan

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 Analyst, 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 Tablesand macros)

  • Some SQL skills.

You likely have around one to two years of relevant professional experience.

About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 27,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com at http://www.avanade.com/ .

Qualifications

  • Experience with at least one key analytics tools (e.g., R, Revolution R, SAS, SPSS, MATLAB, MicroStrategy, Tableau)

  • Knowledgeable of data mining, analysis, modeling, of large scale, complex data sets

  • Knowledgeable of statistical analysis, quantitative analytics, forecasting/predictive analytics, multivariate testing (A/B testing), and optimization algorithms

  • Ability to explain complex analytical methodologies and concepts in non-technical language - Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Experience with SSAS, SSIS and SSRS is a big plus

  • Fluent in Japanese

Requisition ID - 42424

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.

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