Kforce Business Consultant in Beaverton, Oregon

Kforce has a client seeking a Business Consultant in Beaverton, Oregon (OR).Summary:As a Report Developer, you will partner with our Engineering, BI and Product and Data Science teams to create data architecture and reporting for the Global Direct to Consumer Business. You will help drive strategy to build a sustainable reporting architecture in a big data environment. You will work cross-functionally with a variety of company teams to iteratively deliver creative solutions to challenging data problems. You will lead development of the approach or solution used to solve real world reporting or analytics challenges.This position requires a high-energy, self-motivated individual with exceptional technical and analytical skills, high detail-orientation and excellent written and verbal communication. This individual will be highly versed in visualization and dash boarding best practices. They will be able to translate complex user requirements into front-end tools that are simple, scalable and answer business questions. They will investigate multiple avenues to answer business questions with data and exhibit the ability to provide multiple options for execution, weighing benefits and tradeoffs. This person will develop wire frames and mock-ups of products they intend to produce and show ideas internally for alignment.Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop front end products leveraging Tableau, Excel and other visualization platforms

  • Create executive level views of Company Direct business performance that answer key business questions

  • Collaborate with Data Engineering teams to iterate on the design and implementation of data visualization products

  • Act as change agent and evangelist to influence the adoption of data visualization best practices within internal & external business analytics teams

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other relevant subject area

  • 3-5 years of professional experience in IT, Retail Marketplace or related industries

  • 2 years of UI and UX experience with experience building web and/or mobile interfaces for displaying interactive visual insights

  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to communicate, collaborate and translate business requirements into effective and consumable reporting solutions

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical IT teams

  • Advanced knowledge of Tableau

  • Expert SQL skills

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment

  • Advanced knowledge of Hadoop, AWS and other cloud-based environments a plus

  • Experience in Agile Software Development practices a plus

  • HTML & Web-based Application Development tools a plus

With a commitment to innovation, this client employs some of the world's top engineers and designers! It was ranked as one of the 'Happiest Companies to Work For' and awarded an 'Employees' Choice Award 2018 Best Place to Work' by Glassdoor. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. If you would like to make a difference globally and locally, apply now.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours