A dynamic investment firms seeks a meticulous & self-driven BI Developer who is passionate about data-driven systems to join its team. Your role will entail developing new and supporting existing integration and reporting solutions which will include testing and deployment. The ideal candidate must possess a Degree/Diploma in Information Science or related technical discipline, have at least 5 years’ SQL including Stored Procedures, UDFs, T-SQL, performance tuning and optimization, RDBMS, error handing & logging, SSIS, SSRS, Power BI and able to interact with business users to understand requirements and produce effective solutions. Please note this is an Employement Equity position.


  • Work as part of a larger IT team using the Scrum methodology.
  • Interact with business users, Business Analysts and other developers to understand user requirements.
  • Develop integration solutions using T-SQL and other vendor integration tools.
  • ETL development to load Data warehouse.
  • Maintain existing SSRS report definitions to present the data.
  • Support existing integration and reporting solutions in the production environment by analysing problems reported by users and track down their cause through debugging techniques and discussion with other team members.
  • Testing and deployment of new development.


Qualifications –

  • Degree or Diploma in Information Science or related technical discipline.

Experience/Skills –

  • 5-8 Years SQL experience (Stored Procedures, UDF’s, T-SQL, performance tuning and optimization, RDBMS, error handling and logging, etc.) is essential.
  • Data integration, validation and reconciliation (SSIS or similar).
  • Expert knowledge of reporting technologies (SSRS, PowerBI or similar)
  • Working experience with relational and dimensional database structures.
  • Interacting with business users to understand requirements and producing solutions.
  • Knowledge of financial concepts and terms and interested in attending courses to improve business knowledge.

Advantageous –

  • Financial Services industry experience.
  • Exposure to PostgreSQL.
  • Experience working in AWS Cloud implementation.
  • Creating and maintaining cubes (SSAS).


  • Attention to detail and quality.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Willing to take initiative and responsibility.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and deal with pressure.
  • Can work effectively as part of a diverse team and cross-train with team members.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Good communication.

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.


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