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Business Intelligence Developer

Location: Hingham, Massachusetts US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 6983

Position Title: Business Intelligence Developer

External Description:

This position is responsible for the design & development of reporting solutions at Talbots. The Business Intelligence Application Developer must have a deep understanding of Microstrategy toolset to build user friendly reporting solutions.  The developer will participate in full-life cycle of design, develop, implement, enhance and support such solutions.


  • Translate complex business requirements into reports, documents and dashboards
  • Quickly iterate and prototype on business requirements to arrive at a finished reports that aligns with end user expectations
  • Prepares estimates for reports/projects to provide management with information needed to accurately forecast delivery dates
  • Design, develop and deliver Microstrategy reports per plan
  • Convert SSRS based BI report into Microstrategy Reports
  • Support business testing cycles and assist in user training
  • Write SQL scripts against the MSSQL/Azure SQL based warehouse to support analysis, discovery, and testing of reports
  • Create Microstrategy's dashboard solutions for mobile devices
  • Successfully extend reporting architecture as new solutions/applications are introduced to the data warehouse
  • Enable enterprise wide self-service reporting using Dossier
  • Partner with Microstrategy administrator to tune system performance/settings
  • Adhere to Talbots SDLC process
  • Perform other relevant tasks related to Business Intelligence as requested from time-to-time
  • Provide input into the current and future Microstrategy architectural requirements & design
  • The candidate will interact with a diverse set of teams, application including developers, business analysts, quality assurance, infrastructure, user communities, and senior management
  • Provide production support to existing systems and participate in on-call rotation



Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

  • Expertise in Microstrategy 2019 reporting software and MSSQL 2017
  • Mobile and desktop Microstrategy report development expertise
  • Self-motivated with an ability to confidently execute independently with little direction
  • Ability to analyze and apply critical thinking to resolve complex issues
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong team and relationship building skills
  • Ability to prioritize requests and set expectations
  • Working Knowledge in data warehousing concepts
  • Retail Industry experience strongly preferred
  • Motivation to stay up-to-speed on industry best practices and new technologies
  • Aptitude to manage delivery of reporting solutions, draft technical and training documents
  • Outstanding communication skills (written, verbal, and listening)
  • Exposure or working experience with other reporting tools: Microsoft Power BI, Tableau or IBM Cognos


Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or business related field
  • Must have 3+ years of Microstrategy report development
  • 3 + years’ experience with Data Warehouse design/development
  • 3 + years’ experience with SQL Query Design
  • 1+ years’ experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud



Community / Marketing Title: Business Intelligence Developer

Company Profile:

Talbots is a leading omni-channel specialty retailer of women's clothing, shoes and accessories. Established in 1947, the company is known for modern classic style that's both timeless and timely, fine quality craftsmanship and gracious service. At Talbots relationships are the key to our business, we hire individuals who bring new ideas to the table, understand smart risk taking and  can enhance an already thriving culture.  With a commitment to offer modern classic style for every body type, through a  full range of sizes, inclusive to every woman in your life.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Talbots is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates. Hiring decisions are based upon a candidate's qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration and are made without regard to race, sex, national origin, color, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, or any other category protected by applicable law. Talbots is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for job applicants with disabilities. If you require an accommodation to perform the essential duties of the position you are seeking or to participate in the application process please contact recruiting@talbots.com. Talbots will make reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified applicants or employees, unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the operations of the Company’s business.

PositionType_Description: Full Time

Location_formattedLocationLong: Hingham, Massachusetts US

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