BI Developer

Job#: 1375088

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Job Description

Business Intelligence (BI) Developer

This is an onsite position located in Birmingham, AL. Please do not apply if you are not located within a commutable distance. The zip code for the site is 35209. 


We are seeking a skilled and innovative Business Intelligence (BI) Developer to join our data-driven team. The ideal candidate will be proficient in developing and maintaining BI solutions that transform raw data into actionable insights, enabling informed decision-making across the organization. As a BI Developer, you will play a crucial role in the continued effort of designing, implementing, and optimizing our BI infrastructure while collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver meaningful data solutions. This role will report to the Information Systems Manager.

  • Does the role manage people? No
  • Does the role require a degree or special certification? Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar strongly preferred
  • How many years of service should they have for the role: 5+ years’ experience required


  • Manage the data needs of technology-forward projects. Admin Office365/Azure, ERP (Dynamics GP, SalesPad), integrated software including CRM, Customer Survey Platform, Paycom, etc.
  • Extract, transform, and load (ETL) data from various sources into data warehouses or data marts, ensuring data accuracy and consistency.
  • Optimize and fine-tune SQL queries and data models for optimal performance and responsiveness.
  • Develop and maintain data pipelines, data integration processes, and data cleansing procedures.
  • Implement data governance practices, ensuring data quality, security, and compliance with relevant regulations.
  • Participate in data architecture and modeling discussions to ensure the scalability and flexibility of BI solutions.
  • Design, develop, and maintain BI reports, dashboards, automated alerts, and data visualizations using industry-leading tools and technologies (e.g. PowerBI, T-SQL, PowerShell, Python).
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to gather requirements and translate them into effective BI solutions that address data analysis and reporting needs.
  • Implement automation of various functions in Microsoft GP, Taulia, SalesPad, and others related to departmental needs.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot BI solutions to identify and resolve performance issues or data discrepancies.
  • Stay current with industry trends and best practices in BI and data analytics, bringing innovative ideas to enhance the organizations data capabilities.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including data analysts, data scientists, and business users to understand their requirements and provide data-driven solutions.
  • Provide training and support to end-users, ensuring they can effectively utilize BI tools to access and analyze data.
  • Participate in the planning and execution of BI projects, ensuring on-time delivery and alignment with business goals.
  • Collaborate with third-party IT support vendors as needed and ensure they are informed when projects affect them or the services they provide or manage.
  • Assist with data capture, planning, and implementation of new software releases and cross-functional assignments.
  • Contribute as a member of the Opportunity Analysis Team by researching, following up, resolving issues, and documenting resolution processes that may need to be replicated by others.

Role Specific Requirements

  • Strong understanding of software systems including cloud-hosted (Azure), web-based, and software-as-a-service (SaaS).
  • Prior experience with Microsoft GP, SalesPad, ZenDesk, and StockIQ would set a candidate apart, but is not required for this role.
  • Proficiency with PowerBI, MS SQL, PowerShell, Python, and SSRS.
  • Experience in data warehouse design and schema structuring.
  • Strong problem-solving, attention to detail, and analytical skills.


Experience & Education

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Science, or a related field.
  • 5+ years experience required.


  • Requirements
  • Critical-thinking using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, and approaches to problems.
  • Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Positive work attitude that is professional, responsive, and welcoming.
  • Demonstrated abilities of resourcefulness, flexibility, thinking with good judgment, initiative, and a strong work ethic.
  • Proficiency in computer software in all aspects of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Judgment and decision making - considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • A team player driven to help the team accomplish our goals.


If you have any interest in this role, please email James Hall at [email protected] with the subject line, "BI Developer - Birmingham" with a copy of your resume and phone number. Thank you! 









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Birmingham, AL, US

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Date Posted:
October 10, 2023