QLIK Developer/ Architect. Job in Virginia FOX8 Jobs

  • Job Reference: 425340181-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: The Judge Group
  • Location: Virginia
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Location: Tysons Corner, VA
Description: Our client is currently seeking a QLIK Developer/ Architect


Remote but will have to commit to fly/travel in for meetings next year if needed.

East coast remote preferred

Qlik Architect opportunity supporting a direct awarded contract supporting IHS (Indian Health Services) and we are the prime on this effort. This PWS is to extend support, enhance and mature enterprise data management, reporting and business analytics and business intelligence solutions by reducing data gaps, extending data collection and exposing health information for multiple clinical and epidemiological requests. Projects will also focus on ensuring that the Agency Enterprise reporting environment is optimized to support and make datasets, status reports and business intelligence utilities readily available to meet reporting requirements in a timely manner to all stakeholders. Let me know your thoughts and if you are interested and have any questions or concerns.

Qlik Architect Job Description:

Our client is seeking Qlik Architect to support the enterprise data management team at our headquarters in Vienna, VA. This position will be part of a team that is designing and building the next generation of business intelligence tools that will optimize and provide business users with the information solutions needed to make timely and informed business decisions to support our customer in the Healthcare industry. Candidates must have a strong drive, attention to detail, a collaborative work style, and a passion for solving hard problems as simply as possible. Company is seeking Qlik Architect to support our enterprise data management team. Some travel may be required: Rockville, MD and Albuquerque, NM and remote work a possibility.

This job will have the following responsibilities:
  • • Effectively translating business requirements into detailed functional and technical specifications, while creating high- performance code that meets strategic and tactical business requirements.

    • Design, deliver and support technical architecture engagements for the enterprise.

    • Involved in technical architecture design sessions, designing reference architectures, integrating the Qlik software platform with the enterprise systems, and testing the solution for high performance and scalability.

    • Develop business intelligence dashboards using business and technical requirements in an agile project environment

    • Responsible for working with business analysts and business users to gather and interpreting business requirements for multiple system data sources including large data warehouses.

    • Conduct requirement working sessions with business users and stakeholders.

    • Translate business requirements as well as data requirements to create data visualizations and reporting solutions

    • Produce user-centered designs, creating prototypes/wireframes, before beginning on creating applications

    • Create technical designs within the existing architecture and develop complex SQL query logic to accomplish the requirements.

    • Collaborate with business analysts, source system experts, and other team members to determine data extraction and transformation requirements

    • Integral in data discovery, assessment, analysis, modeling, and mapping efforts for Qlik dashboards • Requires analysis of data sources, data sets, data types, schemas, developing joins and transformations, and supporting data quality and data standard initiatives.

    • Integral in efforts for enterprise data standardization and data quality improvement

    • Must adhere to data standards, resolve data issues, complete unit testing and system documentation for ETL processes.

    • Create data models in Qlik Sense to support dashboards; create and use connectors to various data sources

    • Understand the QVD layer and architecture of Qlik; create load scripts and QVDs to support dashboards

    • Conduct performance tuning so the Qlik dashboards meet acceptable threshold of response time

    • Create technical architecture documents and diagrams.

    • Experience in application architecture, design, development, maintenance, and support

    • Advise on data marts and data integration efforts

Qualifications & Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field
• Strong experience in business intelligence, designing / developing analytical applications, performing data analysis/data modeling for Qlik dashboards
• Ability to architect data to provide optimal performance
• Must be creative, innovative, self-sufficient and resourceful
• Understanding of complete data analytics stack and workflow, from ETL to data platform design to BI and analytics tools.
  • • Extensive knowledge of and experience with large-scale database technology (e.g. RedShift, BigQuery, Synapse, Vertica, Netezza, Exadata, Teradata, Greenplum, etc.).

    • Semantic model and report development experience using common Business Intelligence or data exploration tools (e.g. Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, Oracle BI, Cognos, MicroStrategy, Business Objects, etc.).

    • Experience implementing ETL/ELT data pipelines using custom (JavaScript, Python, PL/SQL, T-SQL, etc.) and packaged tools (e.g. Qlik Replicate, Informatica, DataStage, Talend, Pentaho, StreamSets, Matillion, FiveTran, etc.)

    • Strong skills in databases, data warehouses, data modeling, and data processing

    • Experience with DevOps, Agile methodologies, and CICD methods and tools

    • Experience with Qlik Mashups, APIs, and third-party Qlik extensions, including Vizlib

    • Experience with Qlik GeoAnaltyics

    • Experience with Web technologies including JavaScript, CSS, Node.js, or Enignma.js

    • Experience with star schema to build repositories, develop subject areas, and apply security, including group access and query privileges at object and data levels

    • Qlik Data Architect or Qlik System Administration Certification

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