Vertex Inc. Senior Reporting and Analytics Developer in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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Thank you for considering Vertex Inc, and we are excited about the opportunity to learn more about you, and help you define your potential contributions at Vertex! Our goal is to find new team members that work to help our clients unleash the strategic potential of Corporate Tax worldwide.
We are the leading and most trusted provider of comprehensive, integrated tax technology solutions for corporations worldwide. Since 1978, over 10,000 corporate customers have relied on Vertex, the leading provider of corporate tax software and services for companies of all sizes, from small to medium-sized businesses to global multinationals.
Vertex is considered a premier partner to Oracle, SAP, and works closely with the Big 4 and other leading software providers, as well as tax and accounting firms to provide the most integrated enterprise tax technology solutions available today.
We have enjoyed workplace and business recognitions including Philly.com’s Top Places to Work for three years in a row, Working Mother 100 Best Companies, and SmartCEO's Philadelphia Corporate Culture Award. Known for our innovative culture, Vertex is a privately held company that employs over 850 professionals across the globe, at its headquarters in the U.S. (King of Prussia, Pa.) and offices in Europe (London), Brazil (São Paulo), Naperville, IL, and Sarasota, FL.
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The Senior Senior Reporting and Analytics Developer Developer is responsible for the design, development and ongoing maintenance of integrated BI applications included in Vertex products. The Software Developer – SR – Business Intelligence performs complex product design, systems analysis, and programming activities under minimal supervision, as part of a team.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Implementing, testing, maintaining and supporting software, based on technical design specifications.
Preparing technical design specifications based on functional requirements and analysis documents.
Implementing BI development best practices.
Reviewing functional requirements, analysis and design documents and providing feedback.
Working closely with testing, database and Java development resources to ensure a high quality product.
Assisting Vertex Professional Services with custom reporting needs.
Assisting Sales personnel as needed.
Assisting customer support with technical problems and questions.
Assisting other BI development staff.
*SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: *N/A
Ability to apply professional concepts, experience and company objectives in order to perform an in-depth analysis of situations or data to resolve complex issues in creative ways.
Ability to work without supervision. Wide latitude for independent decision making.
Ability to network with key contacts outside own area of expertise.
Ability to listen and understand information and communicate the same.
Must possess strong interpersonal, organizational, presentation and facilitation skills.
Must be results oriented and customer focused.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages.
Sufficient knowledge of business communication, including telephone, voicemail, and e-mail and operations of office machines, such as photocopier, scanner, and fax.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
B.S. in Computer Science or Software Engineering, or equivalent experience
Minimum of 7 years of experience in reporting application design and development.
Experience with one or more of the following database technologies: Oracle, PostGreSQL, MySQL, Hana, Hadoop.
Experience working within client-server, peer-to-peer and cloud networking topologies.
REQUIRED FOUNDATIONAL COMPETENCIES:
Ability to install, configure and support personal development environments including Windows and Linux operating systems.
Solid understanding of report templates and generic report development framework concepts.
Ability to create complex Data Designs as the basis for report design and ad-hoc reporting.
Ability to create complex reports using visualizations, hierarchies, crosstabs and sub-reports.
Ability to use complex parameters and advanced scripting capabilities in reports.
Ability to create, analyze and troubleshoot complex SQL queries, analyze joins and explain plans and evaluate performance of queries individually and under stress.
Strong understanding of data structures and data analysis techniques.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this position. Other functions may be assigned and management retains the right to add or change the duties at any time.
Vertex is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
While performing the duties of this job, the work environment may require an individual to be able to sit or be stationary at a computer and use computers for extended periods of time and move freely around the building.
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Job: *OO Development & Design
Organization: *United States BU
Title: Senior Reporting and Analytics Developer
Location: PA-King of Prussia
Requisition ID: 180030