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MicroStrategy Developer in St Louis at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 12/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate opportunity for a MicroStrategy Developer responsible for enhancing and supporting reports and report objects.  This may include analysis of requirements, design, implementation, testing, and support as necessary.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Work cross-functionally with business clients, business analysts, database administrators, testers, and other developers
  • Create and/or review MicroStrategy technical designs based on functional requirements
  • Build and maintain MicroStrategy schema objects (attributes, facts, hierarchies, tables, views, etc.)
  • Build and maintain MicroStrategy public objects (metrics, filters, templates, reports, dashboards, etc.)
  • Perform unit testing on all report object modifications
  • Manage object promotion through MicroStrategy SIT, CAT and production environments via defined Promotion Requests (PR) and Service Requests (SR)
  • Support SIT and CAT test teams and fix all identified defects
  • Performance tuning to ensure acceptable report execution times, including validation of report SQL
  • Support production reports by investigating open issues and coding solutions
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date project documentation
  • Provide accurate and timely status to project stakeholders
  • Continue to advance knowledge of MicroStrategy report development and schema administration
  • Adhere to all USPS defined policies and procedures (e.g. time reporting, attendance, etc.)

 We can only accept US citizens and or Green Card Holders.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 10 years of directly related computer systems analysis experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Software Development Lifecycle experience (Waterfall or Agile)
  • Strong experience as a MicroStrategy developer (reports, metrics, filters, etc.)
  • Experience working with a Relational Database using SQL
  • Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Designation

Additional Preferred Skill Requirements:

  • Experience as a MicroStrategy architect (tables, attributes, facts, hierarchies, etc.)
  • Knowledge of advanced MicroStrategy features (distribution services, transaction services, mobile, etc.)
  • Familiarity with MicroStrategy dashboard development
  • Understanding of basic UI and UX principles

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.