MassMutual Financial Group MicroStrategy Developer in Springfield, Massachusetts

Since 1851, MassMutual’s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We’re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we’re stronger.

Description

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POSITION SUMMARY

At MassMutual, we leverage an artful blend of analytics and product expertise to create products and platforms. Our team attacks complex problems for both enterprise customers and consumers alike. The Digital Experience Team is looking to expand on our success by continuing to build our team of passionate, curious, and creative developers, product developers, data gurus, and UX experts. MassMutual’s Digital Experience organization is looking for a highly motivated and experienced MicroStrategy Developer/Architect to join a growing organization. In this role, you will be responsible for all facets of data visualizations, dashboards and analytics between MicroStrategy and our web portals.

MassMutual is looking for an experienced MicroStrategy Developer with extensive experience in developing application objects and interactive dashboards. As a MicroStrategy Developer you would work with teams comprised of web developers, QA testers, product managers, business analysts, deliver leads, and business stakeholders to build, maintain, support, and accelerate the development of enterprise analytics systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

We are looking for a candidate to support the implementation of BI software and systems, including integration with databases and data warehouses and are responsible for the analysis, design, development, and deployment of reporting solutions (reports, dashboards, scorecards etc.) and applying data visualizations.

Additional daily/monthly responsibilities could include:

  • Incumbents leverage BI tools such as Tableau, SQL, SSRS, MicroStrategy, Alteryx to perform data integration, data visualization, analytics, and report development.

  • Gather, interpret and analyze business requirements and use cases, develop concepts/mock-ups via iterative practices, and design reporting solutions (dashboards, scorecards, etc) that meet use cases/requirements, as well as achieve ease of usability and self-service capabilities.

  • Perform data integration, write efficient SQL Queries, and develop/deploy reporting solutions that apply data visualization standards and best practices, and meets quality standards by performing unit testing.

  • Create documentation and technical specifications for reporting solutions, develop procedures/standard work, support readiness/training activities to end users.

  • Perform routine maintenance support, and troubleshoot reported issues as well as determine root causes, and implement counter measures.

  • Peer review junior developers, monitor and administer reporting environments to maintain proper performance and proactively address any environment issues.

  • Conduct training programs and knowledge transfer sessions to junior developers.

  • Act as mentor/coach to staff, providing feedback, and additional training on an ongoing basis.

  • Incumbents have expert understanding of Structured Query Language (SQL), experience writing complex SQL queries, expert knowledge with relational database concepts, SQL queries, Views, and Stored Procedures and experience translating business needs into data visualization the enable decision-making and analysis

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors’ degree

  • 2+ years of experience with MicroStrategy application objects

  • Functional Knowledge of 1 or more web based technologies (javascript, html, css, react.js, etc.)

  • Experience in Microstrategy Schema design and development

  • Experience with 1 or more MicroStrategy tools (Object Manager, Integrity Manager, Command Manager,etc)

  • Customer facing role, excellent communication skills required

  • Authorized to work in the United States with or without sponsorship

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years’ of BI experience

  • Experience with MicroStrategy Developer in v9-10

  • Experience with leveraging I-Cubes

  • Agile project delivery experience

  • Financial services background

  • Experience with managing cross-functional relationships

  • Ability to build high performance dashboards and tune them to optimum speeds

  • Hands-on experience with MicroStrategy components: Desktop/Developer, Schema Objects, OLAP Services, BI Developer Kit, Intelligence Server, Object Manager, Narrowcast Server, Report Services, Proficiency with latest MicroStrategy release, Dynamic Dashboard & Report Development, Facts, Attributes, Hierarchies, and Aggregation, etc.

  • Experience in Visual insights report and dashboard developments (on both web and mobile)

  • Good understanding of relational databases, structures, dimensional data modeling, SQL, Data Warehouse and reporting techniques

  • Good understanding of ETL processes, data modeling and related Data Warehouse concepts for reporting

  • Experience working in an agile environment.

  • Experience with React, Node technology is a plus

  • Self-driven, able to work independently on complex problems and propose solutions with good communication skills. MicroStrategy certification

  • Experience Working with VERTICA

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure with constantly changing priorities and deadlines

CORE VALUES

  • Focus on the Customer: Know your customers well; add value with a sense of urgency.

  • Act with Integrity: Be trustworthy, adhere to high ethical standards and adhere to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies

  • Value People: Lead people to success; appreciate diverse backgrounds, ideas and experiences.

  • Work Collaboratively: Partner with others to achieve results that leverage the right resources

  • Achieve Results: Focus on winning; consistently exceed expectations, beat the competition

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

Ranked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE ® 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ® Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

CORE VALUES

Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: We respect and learn from each other’s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.

Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better – everyone, every day.

For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

At MassMutual, we’re fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, it’s the only way forward.

• 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (2018)

• National Association for Female Executives Top Company for Executive Women (2018)

• Disability Equality Index® (DEI) Best Place to Work for Disability inclusion (2018)

• Working Mother Media 100 Best Company (2017)

• Military Friendly Employer (2018)