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Business Intelligence Engineer

Cengage Learning
Boston, MA 02133
**.** **Do you dare to reinvent the future of education?** At Cengage, we're harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals. As a Cengage employee, you'll be helping to transform the way people learn. Collaborating with the best of the best, you'll feel challenged and inspired to do breakthrough work. Together, there's no limit to what we can imagine, create and innovate! **Are we right for you?** We set the bar higher by bringing our unique talents and points of view to the table every day. We're curious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education for the better. Most importantly, we put learning first with everything we do. We also offer a fun, challenging, and rewarding environment with the opportunity to work with some of the most talented people in our industry. **What You'll Do Here:** As a Business Intelligence Engineer at Cengage, you will have responsibility for configuring and supporting customized information systems that generate analytical information and reports to support business outcomes. Bringing together data, tools, and methodologies, the BI Team plays a key role in corporate decision-making. Working closely with management and across our engineering teams, you'll influence technical decisions and business outcomes by providing reporting that helps to analyze and interpret data for actionable insights. **Responsibilties:** + Work with business stakeholders to understand their analytical requirements. + Work with cross-functional teams to automate reporting and build a strong reporting architecture + Collect, process, and clean data from different sources using SQL, Python, or other scripting languages + Build conceptual, logical and detailed models; help clean up and extend existing data models. + Create queries and data transfer processes; optimize performance of ETL and data models. + Configure intelligence software to support solutions; debug, troubleshoot and fix data issues. + Build customized self-service report interfaces to enable business unit analysts to pull required information. + Deliver complete reports and analyses to stakeholders in the form of CVSs, dashboards or PowerPoint/Google Slides + Support users with training and education about data and how to use our self service platform to answer their own questions. + Maintain appropriate user access to data and customized reports. **Skills You Will Need Here:** + Bachelor's degree in a quantitative/technical field (e.g. Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering). + Experience working in business intelligence, analytics, data engineering, or a similar role. + Knowledge of MPP and relational databases (Snowflake, Redshift, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.). + Hands-on experience in writing SQL queries across data sets. + Proficiency with Python or experience with other scripting languages (Perl, Ruby), Java, or other programming languages. + Experience optimizing performance of ETL and data models. + Experience with Git and Jupyter. **_Bonus / Preference:_** + Experience using and building solutions to support BI reporting Tools (Looker, Tableau, etc) + Experience pulling data from APIs, using IntelliJ IDE, and/or DBeaver database management tool + Excellent communication skills and experience working with teams to assess their data needs + Self-starter with a can-do attitude. \#LI-BG1 IND-TECH **Job Locations** _US-MA-Boston_ **Posted Date** _1 month ago_ _(12/6/2019 3:12 PM)_ **_Requisition ID_** _2019-8230_ **_Job Function_** _Software Development_ Cengage is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital status, parental status, cultural background, organizational level, work styles, tenure and life experiences. Or for any other reason. You may view Cengages EEO/Affirmative Action Policy signed by CEO Michael Hansen and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice by clicking on their corresponding links. Cengage is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations.ta@cengage.com or you may call us at +1 (617) 289-7917.

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Posted: 2019-12-09 Expires: 2020-02-05

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