BA – System Analyst (ETL)

Majid Al Futtaim Retail
Dubai, UAE

Ref: LP822-62
Majid Al Futtaim Retail

The Role


The Role


Overall Responsibilities:
• Development and implementation of Data Integration (ETL) and BI programs within the team to support different domains of business and different initiatives including analytics, data mining, modeling and profiling to turn legacy data into information and actionable metrics
• Work with the Business Analytics Reporting team to implement new functionality to support business needs.
• Develop, maintain and support the data exchange process between Data Warehouse and corporate / suppliers ensuring data quality and integrity.
• Importing client data files into SQL/2008 and experience of processing large data files.
• Writing scripts, functions and stored procedures using SQL 2008 with performance tuning.
• Performing quality assurance checks.
• Performing databases checks to ensure data integrity.
• Provide technical support and respond to error reports, problems or questions.
• Adhere to defined SLAs for project delivery.

Requirements


Requirements


Skills and Knowledge:
• Years of experience: 5+ years.
• BS / BA in Computer Science or related discipline required.
• At least 5 years of technical experience with databases, data warehousing and BI tools .
• 3 years of experience with ETL tool SAP-Data service (Business Objects DI).
• 3 years Microsoft SQL Database experience.
• Experience with reporting and analytics tools OLAP tools will be an added advantage.
• Strong understanding of relational database concepts and technology data modeling (dimensional/snowflake), SQL, query optimization, data warehouse architecture.
• Experience with setup, configuration, design best practices, performance optimization, team based development approaches is a must.
• Retail experience preferred.
• Well organized and able to manage multiple projects in a fast paced demanding environment.
• Attention to detail and quality; excellent problem solving and communication skills.
• Ability and willingness to learn new tools and applications.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills with ability to convey complex technical concepts to business users and management.
• Knowledge of Arabic is advantageous.

About the Company


About the Company


Recognized as one of the most active shopping concept developers throughout the region, the Group first introduced the hypermarket model to the Middle East in 1995. Majid Al Futtaim Retail manages Majid Al Futtaim Hypermarkets, a joint venture company with the world’s second largest retailer Carrefour, and offers shoppers the same quality, variety and value-for-money that have made the brand a household name to millions over the world.

In the last 3 years, Majid Al Futtaim Hypermarket has opened 14 new Stores. In the expansion of Carrefour across the region currently there are 37 hypermarkets in the Middle East. In the coming year of 2010, Majid Al Futtaim Retail expects to open 10 new stores.
This Position is closed or expired