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Business Intelligence Engineer

Company Name: 
Seattle Kraken
Seattle, WA
Type of Company:
Sports Team
Position Type:
Contact Name: 
Kevin Landauer
Contact Email:
Date Posted:
February 9, 2022
Anticipated Start Date:
March 21, 2022

Position Description

In 2021, the Seattle Kraken embarked on a series of projects with their partner Amazon Web Services (AWS). The primary two projects built the Seattle Data Platform which transformed the Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena’s capabilities to deliver tailored, customized, and targeted experiences for their fans and guests. The Business Intelligence Engineer will be responsible for developing the reporting layers within the Data Warehouse for the Seattle Kraken, Climate Pledge Arena (CPA), and Kraken Community Iceplex (KCI). We are looking to grow the Data Engineering team with a strong candidate that can help implement reporting and business logic in our Data Warehouse. This employee will be working closely with Business Intelligence Analysts and internal department leads to build out tables within the Data Warehouse to enhance and optimize our reporting and analytics capabilities. The ideal candidate will have a passion for creating data layers that drive continuous and reliable business value. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: - Work with the Senior Manager of Data Engineer and Business Intelligence (BI) team to create reporting and modeled (relational) layers within the data warehouse - Generate views using SQL within the data warehouse to support the reporting initiatives of the Business Intelligence team - Develop monitoring scripts/templates to gather metrics, look for patterns & events and to generate alarms - Build and maintain Tableau Reports when necessary - Own end-to-end development of data resources for BI team and business

Desired Qualifications

Required Experience & Qualifications: - Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Data Science or equivalent work experience - 3+ years strong SQL experience - 2+ years working with Reporting Tools (Tableau, Power BI, Looker, QuickSight) - 2+ years working with a Data Warehouse and creating data views using SQL - A keen interest in new technologies and open source - Willingness to research and self-study to keep technical skills relevant in a highly complex environment - Ability to work independently and as part of a team - Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment - Innovative and ability to think outside the box for creative problem solving Preferred Experience & Qualifications: - Experience with AWS Redshift and PostgreSQL - Experience with Apache Airflow - Experience with Database Tools (DBT) - Familiarity with AWS Services (IAM, Lambda, Glue, S3) - Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code (IAC) concepts (CDK, CloudFormation, Terraform, SAM) - Software development/coding experience (Python, Scala, Java, C#, etc.)

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