Business Intelligence Engineer

Business Intelligence Engineer

HootSuite is currently seeking a Business Intelligence Engineer to join our growing Business Intelligence practice, a fundamental internal group for providing data analysis and guidance for company-wide decision making.

The individual is responsible for the development, implementation and optimization of all business intelligence solutions, focused on business intelligence, data warehousing and reporting technologies, reporting directly to the Director, Business Intelligence. The ideal candidate can think critically while tackling complex challenges, thriving in a fast-paced environment and seeking a high-growth opportunity where immediate impacts are made from day one.


  • Integrating multiple data sources under a common BI platform to enable visualization of core business metrics
  • Developing, optimizing and maintaining existing BI systems, ensuring stability and reliability
  • Building a data warehouse solution and integrating BI platforms
  • Designing and developing scalable predictive models that aid in data-driven decision making for customer acquisition, conversion, retention and engagement
  • Support the adoption of BI solutions to all departments across the company to senior/executive business stakeholders

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or related field, with a solid understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Minimum 2 years work experience
  • Proficiency in scripting languages and object-oriented programming (C, C++, Java)
  • Experience working with databases including SQL and NoSQL
  • Familiarity with machine learning and statistical analysis
  • Exceptional logical thinking and problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal and written English communications skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of subject matter experts

Bonus Assets:

  • Experience working with large data sets and distributed computed tools (Hadoop, Hive)
  • Proficiency with statistical modeling packages (R)
  • Strong quantitative analysis skills
  • Start-up experience (i.e. fast paced and multiple hats)
  • Strong interest in social media

    Date Posted:
    Feb 14, 2014 3:46 PM PST
    HootSuite Media, Inc.

    HootSuite Media, Inc.
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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