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Team Lead BI Development

Who we are

Altus Analytics, a business of Altus Group, is the leading global technology partner to the commercial real estate industry and is poised for significant growth and expansion over the next three years.

Altus Analytics brings together the collective expertise of ARGUS and Voyanta as the leading provider of CRE solutions worldwide.  Our technology and industry expertise empowers commercial real estate clients and partners to work collaboratively to enhance decision making, drive performance and optimize transactional efficiency. From property budgeting, making strategic decisions about acquisitions or working with different teams, different organisations and different data, we can bring it all together.

Our tech, our stack.

Voyanta and ARGUS On Demand are Amazon Web Services hosted applications. We build our cloud-based applications using multi-tier architectures, for a SaaS environment. We primarily use Linux-based technologies as well as .NET framework and Microsoft technologies.

The opportunity

With highly demanding requirements of the BI systems supporting the reports, dashboards and user generated analyses, Altus Analytics is introducing a new stack of BI including Data virtualisation and Jaspersoft enhanced with Javascript and Java backed by a variety of database technologies.

We need a Team Lead BI Development who is seeking a meaningful and challenging change. A Team Lead BI Development who wants to directly influence our product suite. We want someone who is eager to work with complex data sets to support and create data models, customized reports and solutions using new tools.

Who are you and how will your career here grow?

You are a BI Developer working with complex data sets using a range of data manipulation tools and techniques (e.g. ETL, data virtualisation, SQL, procedural processing) to exacting specifications and performance expectations. You have a true development background, and you understand the processes, tools and techniques for working in an Agile development team.

You are well versed in Agile and SCRUM, you have been leading an agile team overseeing the work of data and BI experts. You want to remain hands-on, using an innovative suite of development and data tools to produce challenging data transformations, data models and report visualisations. Joining now is a chance to work with the richest and most comprehensive data sets in the industry to produce responsive and actionable reports, dashboards and analytics.

Business Intelligence and the BI team is a fundamental part of the value that Altus Analytics provides. Over the coming months and years, the BI features will become even more prominent. As we grow, your role will be pivotal to the product suite we are working with. It is a chance to directly impact the growth and direction of our product development, to build a team and accelerate your own career.

If you are excited by this and ready for rewarding challenges, under the guidance of a strong mentor, this is the BI Developer opportunity to consider.

Here’s what our Team Lead BI Development will do:

  • Lead. You will lead the Agile team and ensure they deliver their sprint goals. You will understand the fundamentals of SCRUM and ideally be a Certified SCRUM Master.  You will provide support and training in best practices to other BI Developers. You will have line management responsibilities and be involved in interviewing candidates to bring into your team.
  • Produce. You will work with user stories to produce quality coding of advanced reports, dashboards and data models from a broad set of complex real estate data.
  • Execute. You will work across teams to execute projects from initial brainstorming and technical design through to programming and unit testing.
  • Interpret. You will take business requirements and translate them into technical specifications that are well documented, implementable and maintainable.
  • Analyse. You will analyse source data for compatibility with specification and model assumptions.
  • Transform. You will transform source data into reporting data models capable of supporting reports and dashboards in a maintainable and performant manner.

How do we know that’s you? You are:

  • An Agile team leader. You can mentor developers and ensure your team has the guidance and support to meet their deliverables. You are a hands-on leader who sets the standards, introduces best practices and innovates solutions.
  • A BI Developer. You have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related numerate discipline. You have deep and broad hands-on experience including:
    • Database administration and management with SQL, MySQL and ETL tools.  
    • Tools for data virtualisation, database architecture, JasperSoft reports, dashboard and domain creation.
    • Experience of QlikView, D3, Javascript or other front end technologies is a bonus
  • Methodical, analytical, and detail oriented. You are a logical thinker; yet you are incredibly adept at thinking of all possible answers.
  • An outstanding communicator. You have superior communication skills. You are concise, on point, and effective. You know how to listen and how to be heard.
  • An analyst. You can create, manipulate and build reports and solutions from complex data sets and custom data models.

Need any more reasons to want to work with us?

As we continue to grow, the possibilities for the people that join Altus Analytics are huge. From professional growth to innovation to collaboration we are committed to continuing to foster the right environment to help our people realize their full potential. We give our people the freedom and responsibility to take charge of their career path, bring new ideas to the forefront and work on critical projects that will shape the success of our clients.

We thank you in advance for taking the time to learn more about what makes Altus Analytics a great place to grow your career and do some of your best work. Apply now, refer a friend or stay on top of what’s new by following us on LinkedIn.

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