Anaplan/PowerBI Developer - Weaver - Offshore
Sep 12, 2023
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job Description: Anaplan and Power BI Developer
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Anaplan and Power BI Developer to join our dynamic team. As an Anaplan and Power BI Developer, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining effective solutions using the Anaplan and Power BI platforms. Your expertise in these technologies will contribute to the success of our organization by providing valuable insights, streamlining processes, and enhancing data visualization capabilities.
Additionally, this role has the opportunity to serve as a lead in the region for local developers.
1. Design and develop Anaplan models and applications:
• Collaborate with business stakeholders to understand requirements and translate them into functional Anaplan models.
• Build, configure, and maintain Anaplan models, modules, and dashboards to support financial planning, forecasting, and reporting processes.
• Implement data integrations and data transformation processes within Anaplan.
2. Create and enhance Power BI reports and dashboards:
• Design visually appealing and interactive Power BI reports and dashboards that provide meaningful insights to business users.
• Develop data models and data connections to various data sources, ensuring accuracy and performance.
• Optimize report performance and usability through efficient data modeling and visualization techniques.
3. Collaborate with cross-functional teams:
• Work closely with business analysts, data engineers, and other developers to gather requirements and deliver comprehensive solutions.
• Conduct user training and provide support to ensure effective adoption of Anaplan models and Power BI reports.
• Collaborate with IT teams to ensure data integrity, security, and scalability.
4. Troubleshooting and maintenance:
• Monitor and troubleshoot Anaplan models and Power BI reports to ensure accuracy, reliability, and performance.
• Perform regular maintenance tasks, such as data model updates, software upgrades, and bug fixes.
• Stay updated with the latest features and enhancements in Anaplan and Power BI to leverage their capabilities effectively.
5. Continuous improvement and best practices:
• Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices related to Anaplan and Power BI development.
• Identify opportunities for process improvement, automation, and optimization within Anaplan and Power BI implementations.
• Share knowledge and mentor team members on Anaplan and Power BI development best practices.
6. Provide leadership to for 2-5 local developers in the region:
• Help to act as local support to keep projects on track
• Remove potential roadblocks and hurdles when challenges are encountered
• Guide less experienced developers through best practices and mentoring
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
• Proven experience as a Developer with expertise in Anaplan and Power BI.
• Leadership experience supporting project teams & developing others
• Strong knowledge of Anaplan modeling, calculation scripts, and data integration techniques.
• Proficiency in developing Power BI reports, dashboards, and data models.
• Experience with data visualization best practices and design principles.
• Solid understanding of financial planning and analysis processes.
• Familiarity with SQL and data querying techniques.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
• Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.