So what does a Data Nerd really do? Imagine yourself having the ability to properly understand the business requirements and develop data models accordingly by taking care of the resources. Someone knowledgeable and experienced in prototyping, designing, and requirement analysis. We make sure we get the best of the best, after all, we are a ridiculously good company so we make sure our employees are top notch. Now we need your full
concentration because it's time to imagine what it's like being a Data Nerd.
As a Data Nerd, you will be working on Power BI development and administration, building analysis services reporting models, create and develop visual reports, dashboards and KPI scorecards, connecting to data sources, importing data and transforming data for Business Intelligence, you must also be excellent in analytical thinking for translating data into informative visuals and reports that is easy to understand and provide an explanation or justification to a certain phenomena. You should be able to implement row level security on data and have an understanding of application security layer models in Power BI. An expert like you will be
responsible for design methodology and project documentation. One must also be capable of developing tabular and multidimensional models that are compatible with warehouse standards.
Adept in developing, publishing and scheduling Power BI reports as per the business needs.
Now let's get technical. Given that you have a wide array of knowledge about Power BI and other dashboards, you should have knowledge and skills for other tools such as Microsoft Azure, SQL data warehouse, PolyBase, Visual Studio and integrate Power BI reports into other applications using embedded analytics such as Power BI service (SaaS), or API automation and one experienced in developing custom visuals for Power BI.
So, do you have what it takes to become a Data Nerd?
If you are a BS/MS in Computer Science or Information System holder or any course related to the function.
Minimum of 2+ years of experience in data preparation, data gateway and data warehousing projects, preferably someone with familiarity with Microsoft Business Intelligence Stack having Power BI, SSAS, SSRS, SSIS.
BPO background would be highly preferred.