Senior Business Intelligence Analyst in Huntersville, NC at American Tire Distributors

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

We look forward to your application! When applying, please be sure to put your Full Legal First Name and Last Name for legal and processing purposes.

Are you looking for an opportunity to turn your ambition and your people skills into a rewarding career with an industry leader? Join our team at American Tire Distributors! As the nation's premier tire distributor, ATD’s coast-to-coast distribution network provides approximately 80,000 customers across the U.S. and Canada with rapid and frequent delivery of high quality tires, custom wheels and shop supplies. 

Position Description: 

The primary responsibility of the Sr. BI Analyst (Sr. BI Solutions Engineer) is to lead the design, build and enhancement of Business Intelligence solutions and to assure smooth ongoing operation of those solutions. The components of a solution may include: relational databases, extract, transform and load (ETL) processes, OLAP Cubes, reports, advanced analytics, data mining and other data visualization products and Maintain and drive corporate ATD business intelligence design standards, conduct or coordinate unit tests to ensure that the solution meets the design objectives and skill in time management, effective communications and establishing appropriate priorities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The role of the Senior Business Intelligence Analyst is to lead the design, build and enhancements of the Business Intelligence solutions and to assure smooth ongoing operation of those solutions. This role should also serve as a mentor to the lower level developer/analysts. The components of a solution may include:
    • Relational Databases
    • Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) processes
    • OLAP Cubes
    • Reports
    • Advanced analytics
    • Data mining
    • Other data visualization products
  • Maintain or update business intelligence tools, databases, dashboards, systems and/or methods.
  • Keep abreast of technology advancements produced by BI vendors in this space with an eye out for high-performance across the entire stack.
  • Keep abreast of new design tools, hardware, software, and technology and make recommendations for future deployment.
  • Conduct or coordinate unit tests to ensure that the solution meets the design objectives
  • Skill in time management, effective communications and establishing appropriate priorities
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Customer satisfaction
  • Accomplishment of personal objectives and execution of goals
  • Project delivery on time
  • Ability to learn and adapt at a rapid pace
  • Ability to integrate well with the rest of the BI team


Key Partners (Positions):

  • Manager of Business Intelligence & Analytics
  • Business Analysts
  • Lower level developers on the BI team
  • QA Team to coordinate/facilitate testing
  • Operations team to coordinate deployments
  • Manager of Business Intelligence & Analytics
  • Project Management Office

Experience(s) that Best Prepares You: 

  • Education:  Minimum Bachelor’s degree Computer Science or other Engineering discipline or relevant work experience. Master’s Degree preferred.

Key Competencies:

  • 7+ years of dimensional modeling experience
  • 7+ years of experience with Oracle BI (OBIEE and/or OBIA) or a comparable BI stack.
  • 7+ years of experience in at least two of the following layers in the BI stack:
    • ETL via Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
    • Report design/development
    • OLAP cube development as well as MDX query language
    • T-SQL (Oracle PL/SQL a plus)
  • Experience with data mining and predictive/prescriptive analytics is a plus
  • Familiarity with SQL Server 2008R2 and/or above
  • SharePoint experience: deploying reports and dashboards
  • Excel 2010+ experience as it’s related to ad-hoc cube browsing
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Visio, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Thorough understanding of set-based mathematics and statistics

In addition to relevant technology skills noted above, successful candidates should possess:

  • Strong math and analytics background
  • Effective communications skills
  • Ability to interact well with colleagues both inside and outside IT
  • Must be able to translate and present highly technical concepts in an understandable and user-friendly manner

Physical Demands/Work Environment/Travel Requirements:

  • Physical demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk, hear, taste and/or smell; Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Work environment:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Travel Requirements: as required by the specific position.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying the position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodations.  Nothing in this job description creates a contract of employment in any way for any person.   All employees hired by American Tire Distributors, Inc. are employees at will and the company reserves the right to terminate employees at any time for any reason or no reason at all.

Build a challenging and rewarding career with us!

American Tire Distributors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

Shift Type: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Job ID: R07412