Our client, a national not-for-profit health and dental benefits specialist, believes that the reason for being is to create innovative solutions that improve access to better health. Committed to providing effective cost containment strategies, advanced technology, and exceptional customer service, our client manages and administers benefit plan programs for 1.4 million plan members nation-wide. Reporting to the Director, Strategic Solutions, the Business Architect - Business Intelligence, works closely with key business stakeholders and the IT development team to create and guide the development of business intelligence solutions. OVERVIEW OF RESPONSIBILITIES: · Play a lead role in designing overall solution architectures to support Business Intelligence (BI) initiatives.· Work closely with business stakeholders and managers to understand business needs to identify business intelligence, data analytics and data warehousing solutions.· Lead the implementation of best practices surrounding BI solutions.· Assess and propose solutions to improve BI delivery architecture to evolve with business needs including recommending data marts and data warehouse structures. · Establish and enforce standards to avoid redundancy and encourage standardization and consistency among report ing products and processes. · Provide direction to other team members in suport of new and ongoing projects. COMPETENCIES AND QUALIFICATIONS: · University Degree in Computer Science. · Experience in designing dashboards, data warehouses, data marts, data modeling, cubes and ETL processes.· Experience in architecting business intelligence solutions.· Experience in analyzing user requirements and building Front End and Back End BI applications.· Experience in Business Intelligence/reporting toolsets (ie. Business Objects)· Strong Business Intelligence and analytic experience.· Good understanding of Data Warehousing and BI design and development.· Strong problem solving skills that can be applied across complex and cross-functional projects.· Business analyst experience is an asset. · Ability to learn business concepts quickly.· Ability to communicate architectural, developmental, and implementation related technical concepts in a meaningful way. · Good facilitator for implementing BI processes. ABOUT THE IAN MARTIN GROUP Founded in 1957, the Ian Martin Group is one of North America's leading consulting and project recruitment firms. As a Certified B Corporation (www.bcorporation.net/ianmartingroup) our company meets comprehensive standards that measure our impact on employees, suppliers, the community, and the environment. Our guiding statement is: "building authentic connections around meaningful work." The Ian Martin family includes Ian Martin Executive, our technical recruitment divisions IME, IMT and IMIT - experts in engineering, telecom and information technology respectively - and 500 Staffing, which is best understood as 'not so' general staffing. We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an initial interview will be contacted.