Microsoft SQL Report Developer

Eagle is currently seeking a Microsoft SQL Report Developer for a twelve (12) month contract opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately.

Key Responsibilities of a Microsoft SQL Report Developer

  • Liaise with Systems Administrators, Technical Analysts and other technical staff to assist in resolving problems with reports;
  • Receives and responds to requests for assistance and support from the Help Desk;
  • Consistently code reports according to specifications and development standards;
  • Tests or leads the testing of new reports and supports users in the implementation of application modifications and enhancements;
  • Design, run and monitor performance tests on new and existing reports for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging;
  • Generate statistics and write reports for management and/or team members on the status of the programming process;
  • Recommend, schedule, and perform software improvements and upgrades working within the constraints of the change management process;
  • Participates in the preparation of standards and procedures for the development process including translating technical documentation into user terms for the user manuals;
  • Ensures compliance with policies, procedures and quality assurance standards;
  • Designs, prepares and presents training programs and modules for Company staff;
  • Other duties as may be required.

Skills and Qualifications of a Microsoft SQL Report Developer

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge and experience within the field;
  • College diploma or University degree in the field of computer science, information systems or software engineering and/or five plus (5+) years equivalent work experience;
  • Ability to work directly with users and create and document report specifications;
  • Excellent programming skills in MSSQL database T-SQL;
  • Demonstrate ability to work with technical architect, business analyst and end users to understand requirements and design;
  • Hands-on experience developing test cases and test plans;
  • Solid working knowledge of current Internet technologies, including HTML, JavaScript, XML, REST, SOAP;
  • Experience with source code control tools such as Visual source safe, CVS, SVN, Git, Mercurial;
  • Strong understanding of SDLC Methodologies including Agile and Waterfall;
  • XML, MS Office Suite and MS SQL Server 2008/2012;
  • Essential knowledge (4+ years in each area);
  • Relational Database skills (SQL Server 2012/2014);
  • Data Analysis (Logical and Physical Design);
  • Experience in data warehouse design (e.g. dimensional modeling) and data mining;
  • In-depth understanding of database management systems, online analytical processing;
  • (OLAP) and ETL (Extract, transform, load) framework;
  • Familiarity with BI technologies (e.g. Microsoft Power BI);
  • SQL (Stored Procedures, Functions, Queries, Views);
  • Reporting Services (SQL Server Reporting Services, SSRS);
  • Experience with SSIS;
  • Windows operating system and Microsoft office suite;
  • Display a positive attitude towards complex challenges and problems as well as routine maintenance and administration tasks;
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise judgment and work independently or as a member of a team;
  • A self starter who can effectively prioritize and execute tasks appropriately, on time and to a high standard in a high-pressure environment;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Strong inter-personal skills with a polished and professional manner;
  • Above average written and oral communications skills;
  • Ability to communicate technical issues to business leaders and groups in a clear and concise manner;
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and issues;
  • A thorough understanding of coding methods and best practices.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

 

  • Posted On: April 05, 2018
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 54485
  • Location: Vancouver BC