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Power BI Specialist

Date:  May 20, 2023
Location: 

Dallas/Fort Worth Internationa, Texas, US

Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  DOE

About WFS

Join our Worldwide Flight Services family and contribute to the timely delivery of cargo shipment, luggage, business to customer delivery, and on-time flights while operating safely and securely.  We perform at the highest level for our customers every day, and strive to be an exceptional leader in our industry with our teams of cargo, passenger, ramp handling, and technical service experts in 164 airport locations, 18 countries, and on 5 continents.  Are you ready to take off on your next career with us?

Job Summary

The PowerBI Specialist – North America is a passionate and talented Power Business Intelligence (BI) Developer who creates, manages BI and analytics solutions that turn data into knowledge. The successful candidate will have a background in data and business analysis. The position requires strong analytical and communication skills. The PowerBI specialist will also have business acumen and problem-solving aptitude. The role focuses on enhancing our business intelligence system to enable better decision making at WFS. The position requires experience in Power BI as well as equivalent solutions such as Tableau, Qlikview, MicroStrategy, Cognos or Spitfire. Experience with data visualization, interactive dashboards, ad hoc reporting, data modeling tools along with experience in transactional but also dimensional querying tools is also required. This role will report directly to the Project Management Office, North America. 

Responsibilities

  • Translate business needs to technical specifications
  • Design, build and deploy BI solutions (e.g., reporting tools)
  • Maintain and support data analytics platforms
  • Collaborate with the team to evaluate and improve existing BI systems
  • Design, develop, deploy, and maintain Power BI report solutions.
  • Connect to data sources, import data, and transform data for BI.
  • Create reports, dashboards, KPIs, and visualizations from data for requested projects.
  • Integrate Power BI reports into other applications as needed.
  • Write and execute queries upon request for data.
  • Continuously improve performance and reliability of reports.
  • Recommend additional options for reporting and analytics.

Minimum Requirements

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Informatics, Business Intelligence, Engineering or relevant field 
  • 1-2 years’ experience with Python or similar language 
  • 1-2 years’ experience with 1 or more SQL languages 
  • Experience with next generation BI solutions as Power BI, Tableau, Qlik or similar  
  • Familiarity with Data modelling and ETL tooling 
  • Three of more years’ experience in designing and delivering BI reporting solutions. 
  • Strong knowledge of SQL, Microsoft Power BI, and ETL solutions. 
  • Strong experience in developing visual reports, dashboard, and KPI scorecards. 

Preferred Skills

  • Proven abilities to take initiative and be innovative 
  • Analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude 
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills, ability to communicate and interact effectively at both technical and business level. 
     

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.
  • Walk short distances.
  • Reach above and/or below shoulder.
  • Handle/grasp documents or office equipment.
  • Sit and/or stand for short or extended periods of time.
  • Lift/carry/move objects, files and documents up to 10 pounds.
  • Work in an office environment using standard office equipment.
  • Talk, listen, and speak clearly on telephone.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA, and other federal, state, and local standards.

Perks & Benefits

  • Want your pay in advance?  Access up to 50% of earned wages before payday and get paid up to two days early through the Branch app!
  • Are you a top performer who thrives on recognition?  On the spot recognition offered through Awardco!
  • Need health insurance?  Health Benefits with multiple options for fulltime employees!
  • Want WFS Employee Extras? Travel Discounts, Pet insurance, Discount Shopping & More!
  • Looking to stay healthy and improve your life?  Wellness Programs offered to all employees!
  • Want to invest in your future?  401k program offered with company match!
  • Looking to grow and have a career with us?  Opportunity for Internal Mobility and transfers available!

 

WFS is an equal opportunity employer committed to employment equity and inclusion. We accept applications from all qualified individuals.