Lixar is looking for a
SSRS Developer

SSRS Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for a bright individual with a unique mix of creativity, database knowledge, and data visualization experience. On our Data & Analytics team, you’ll work with subject matter experts in Data Science, Engineering and Visualization to deliver data-driven features for a wide variety of different customers, platforms, and business domains.

As an experienced SSRS Developer, you have:

  • Deep knowledge of and experience with Microsoft SQL Server, SSRS, SSIS and SSAS
  • Master level T-SQL knowledge and experience
  • Excellent partitioning and sharding knowledge
  • Experience with Data related technologies on Microsoft Azure
  • Good understanding of Powershell & Automation
  • A naturally curious and creative personality, bringing a fresh perspective and routinely contributing new ideas to discussions
  • A proven track record of helping clients define, develop, and deliver new data-driven features
  • A passion for hands-on work, but when necessary you have the confidence and experience to coordinate the work of others
  • The ability to absorb knowledge and get your bearings quickly in new domains
  • The ability to work in partnership with technical leaders to develop strategies, architectures, and assessments for delivering project requirements

Preferably, you also have:

  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools such as Tableau & Power BI
  • Some knowledge of the Hadoop ecosystem
  • Comfort with shifting gears and changing contexts quickly as priorities change
  • Strong communication skills – an ability to build a narrative around data and reveal its value to customers in both the work itself and presentations
  • Business acumen – understand business drivers and have a framework-driven process of analyzing business problems and developing solutions

What you will be doing:

  • Writing sophisticated SQL queries to extract data and build complex models
  • Implementing reports in SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Advising on best practices in SSIS, SSAS and SSRS
  • Working closely with Business Analysts and customers to understand their data and analytics needs, and define project goals and deliverables
  • Consulting with stakeholders in order to make sound judgment calls on project direction

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have commitment to quality
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Have a strong desire for learning something new everyday
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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