MicroStrategy s empower customers to make more informed decisions by providing timely, relevant, and accurate answers to their business questions.
To achieve this mission, Consultants work to understand business needs and technical requirements, and design and implement high value solutions in the MicroStrategy platform.
MicroStrategy Consultants are an integral part of the world's largest staff of MicroStrategy Certified Engineers and leverage knowledge and best practices across our global team for customer success.
Project Delivery :
Delivers billable consulting services. Efforts may be directed toward various MicroStrategy and / or supporting products and services
Works within an internal sphere of influence typically bounded by project or regional activities. Participates in the full project life cycle, taking ideas from concept through full deployment
Ensures a solid understanding of business objectives associated with projects and / or programs to which he or she is assigned
Develops an awareness of the competitive landscape including key differentiators and competitive positioning
Defines a project approach to ensure customer and account success. Provides critical and constructive guidance to customers, steering them towards a long term vision for success
Leverages MicroStrategy best practices for service delivery
Applies project management methodology effectively in a wide variety of situations, and adapts methodology to new situations
Provides support to the Services management team, helping to scope and estimate the engagement
Customer Management :
Develops customer relationship and expectation management skills by independently working with customers
Communicates effectively with team members both internally and with customers
Demonstrates influence towards positive outcomes, internally and externally with customers
Technical Excellence :
Participates in implementation activities
Leverages technical competence and implementation experience to develop functional and technical application design skills
Team Development :
Shares expertise and experience with junior team members
May be given responsibility as a team coach on small teams of up to 8 members, leading and mentoring their more junior colleagues
Actively participates in internal knowledge-sharing forums
Bachelors or equivalent degree in a business, technical or related field is required.
At least 5 years consulting or IT consulting experience is a must.
Understanding of core Business Intelligence (BI) / data warehousing technology : RDBMS, Web, Client / Server, and OLAP.
Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and business requirements
Programming (Visual Basic, C, C++) and Web / Internet (JAVA, HTML, ASP, XML, XSL) experience.
Application knowledge of the following industries : Consumer Packaged Goods, Pharmaceutical, Retail, Telecommunications, Banking & Financial Services, Insurance, Healthcare and ERP.
Fluent in English
Able to work under minimal supervision.
Min. 50 % traveling is required.