TechTrend, Inc., Small Business providing IT products and services to both the government and commercial markets. We were founded in 2003 and continue to evolve as a leading provider of enterprise-wide services and technology solutions. TechTrend is a noted and trusted partner to our clients who seek our knowledge and guidance for their most critical and complex IT projects. TechTrend’s mission is to provide comprehensive, enterprise-wide IT solutions to our clients’ complex challenges. We serve as a liaison for positive organizational change by forming relationships and building bridges across functions, gaining buy-in from both leaders and end-users, and removing barriers to mission success. Our established processes ensure quality delivery of results by maximizing efficiency, productivity, and client satisfaction enterprise-wide.

Job Description

As a Power BI Solution Architect for Tech Trend, you will be responsible for working with clients to architect and deliver quality solutions with an emphasis on consulting for Business Intelligence, Reporting, and Visualization. We are looking for adaptable candidates with a broad set of technology skills to be able to design and oversee the building of robust BI solutions that leverage disparate datasets, BI technologies and big data.

The BI Solution Architect is responsible for meeting with prospects and clients to understand their business reporting needs and to build solutions meeting those needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary client-facing technical resource to collaborate on components required to meet business objectives
  • Assist in development of BI roadmap at entity-wide and business area level
  • Recognize and comprehend complex issues, process changes, and industry dynamics affecting the data being analyzed
  • Include standards and guidelines for the effective and efficient delivery of enterprise BI, including operational reporting, dashboarding, and business analytics across the spectrum of descriptive to prescriptive
  • Oversee solution design and development to meet business demands and coordinate development of a cohesive technical solution estimate for proposed business needs
  • Coordinate technical and functional requirements for reporting and analytics efforts and facilitate definition of project scope, goals and deliverables for development team supporting business needs
  • Represent subject matter expertise in business process, solution design, best practices, and technologies
  • Create wireframes, mockups, user stories

Requirements

  • Strong, demonstrated consulting skills
  • 4-6 years of experience related to BI solution design
  • Ability to document a clear set of requirements that can be interpreted by both business partners and data engineers
  • Knowledge of data structures, hierarchies, business rule complexities
  • Data visualization expertise, ability to tell a clear story using the most relevant data attributes
  • Knowledge of BI technologies like Power BI, Jet Reports and/or other BI tools
  • Active listener who asks relevant questions to create relevant solution designs
  • Effective presenter able to deliver a solution in a way that makes sense for the requestor and addresses their primary needs
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX, NAV or CRM preferred

 

Clearance or Citizenship Requirement US Citizen

Work Location Arlington, Virginia

Travel Requirements Less than 5%

Benefits Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, 401(k) Plan, PTO, Federal Holidays Off, 1-2 Telework Day

Duration  2-3 months with possible extension