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BI Analyst III

Location: 

Boise, ID, US, 83702-6924

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

Simplot is on a transformational journey focused on delivering value to our customers now and in the future. The Information Management and Analytics (IM&A) Team is responsible for creating and maintaining a modern data and analytics platform to support our company’s dynamic global needs.  In this position, you will contribute to building a complete value chain from source system to a Kimball-modeled Enterprise Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence (BI) Platform, providing insight across the entire organization.  We are currently looking for an innovative and driven collaborator who loves to learn and is interested in joining our Business Intelligence Team to provide solutions for our Business Partners and help inspire a data-driven culture.

Key Responsibilities

  • Help convert strategic BI and analytics vision into operational processes that take into account people, process, and data needs
  • Develop and organize BI & Analytics Collaborative Portal for our people by connecting multiple processes and technologies (e.g., MS Teams, SharePoint, Yammer, Power BI, Azure DevOps), while aligning with Enterprise Company objectives (e.g., Communications, Change Management, Data Governance)
  • Contribute to the design, development, maintenance, and support of our Enterprise Data Warehouse and full-stack BI Platform to aid in the translation of technical work into business language for consumption by diverse audiences (via data stories, dashboards, videos, etc.)
  • Contribute input into testing and deploying new data models, dashboards, and visualizations, including the capture of appropriate Business context
  • Create and compile informative and engaging training materials that help build analytics competency and data literacy via a Simplot Analytics Community
  • Be a strong advocate for governance principles and standards, promote best practices in daily work, and contribute to company-wide analytics standards
  • Participate in change management for new data efforts, sunset activities, and organizational changes through communication and building advocacy networks
  • Identify process insights for teamwork item management leveraging lean six sigma tools, while contributing to the knowledge base
  • Represent “Voice of the Customer” when evaluating technical decisions that drive iterative Business value
  • Grow and contribute to cross-functional collaborative relationships with Product Owners, Power Users, and key Business Stakeholders
  • Manage time across initiatives and agile workstreams
  • Build future data and analytics environment for a diverse global enterprise

Typical Education

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university

Relevant Experience

  • Extensive experience designing and developing business intelligence solutions and self-service analytics using technologies such as Power BI or Tableau (experience with Power BI is preferred)
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with SQL and Excel
  • Experience building semantic layers leveraging technologies such as DAX, SSAS, and MDX
  • Understanding of data modeling concepts and ability to translate technical concepts into business language
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Possesses a growth mind set and eager to learn new technologies/methods to contribute to a collaborative Team

Job Requisition ID: 3701

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Location(s): Simplot Headquarters - Boise 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

If you require technical assistance, please email us at careers.contact@simplot.com.