TOOLSGROUP

ToolsGroup is the world’s most experienced provider of market-driven demand analytics, inventory optimization and supply chain planning software.

Our solutions have been recognized by analyst firms such as Gartner and Nucleus research for their ability to support highly intelligent decision-making, combined with an ease-of-use that results in dramatically improved planning productivity. ToolsGroup has been successfully deployed for more than 300 customers worldwide in more than 44 countries, and we have one of the highest customer retention rates in our industry. Our experience includes manufacturers, wholesale distributors and retailers in a wide range of demand and inventory-driven industries.

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE DEVELOPER
ToolsGroup is seeking an innovative, driven Business Intelligence Developer with strong analytical and problem-solving skills to join our Boston based Professional Services team. As a member of this team, you will develop and maintain ToolsGroup’s SO99+ ‘next-generation’ Sales and Operations Planning and other supply chain decision support solutions to a broad range of e-commerce, retail and distribution, high-tech and industrial companies.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  •   Work with internal and client technical teams to create technical specifications
  •   Design, develop, and deploy decision support applications
  •   Maintain and support business-critical BI platforms
  •   Create tools to store data (e.g. OLAP cubes)
  •   Conduct unit testing and troubleshooting
  •   Evaluate and improve existing BI systems
  •   Collaborate with teams to integrate systems
  •   Develop and execute database queries and conduct analyses
  •   Create visualizations and reports
  •   Develop and update technical documentation
  •   Establish agile development methodologies
  •   Communicate progress and escalate issues appropriately
  •   Research new technologies, techniques, and concepts and develop prototype applications to showcase value


EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  •  Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline
  •  3-5 years of experience as a Business Intelligence Developer
  •  Demonstrated experience designing and implementing Business Intelligence applications
  •  Experience with supply chain decision support solutions is preferred
  •  Background in data warehouse design (e.g. dimensional modeling) and data mining
  •  In-depth understanding of database management systems, online analytical processing (OLAP) and ETL (Extract, transform, load) frameworks
  •  Familiarity with BI technologies (e.g. Board, Tableau, Qlik, Microsoft Power BI)
  •  Knowledge of SQL queries, SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  •  Experience with big data, machine learning, and distributed computing frameworks is a plus (e.g. Spark, Hadoop, etc.)
  •  Proven abilities to take initiative and be innovative
  •  Analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude
  •  Ability to travel up to 50%

WHY TOOLSGROUP
We are a team of people who are crazy about Supply Chain, Machine Learning and Success!! We are driven to help our customers do: grow their businesses by making it possible and “Powerfully Simple” for them to use their data to meet the demands of their customers. Working at ToolsGroup means you’ll work on things you never imagined you would; you’ll grow in ways you didn’t consider possible; and you’ll do the best work of your career with people who are just as motivated and talented as you are.

OUR CULTURE
Our culture is all about Attitude, Aptitude, Accomplishment, Appreciation, and Adaptability. Groupies are upbeat, positive, might not have all the skills needed but have the ability to learn new things quickly; can show success with the skill set they already possess, show appreciation for their past experiences and use it to direct their future; and most importantly, the willingness to change to meet the ever-fluid needs of the company and our customers.

OUR BENEFITS
Our benefits don't stop with competitive salaries, 401K matching with immediate vesting, comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life/disability insurance. We also provide our employees with an annual performance bonus, commuter reimbursement, on-site fitness center, fancy coffee in tiny cups, lots of “groupie grub,” flexible work schedules and most importantly…. the opportunity to surround yourself with the very best and brightest from around the globe.

LOCATIONS
Located in the heart of Boston, ToolsGroup’s North American headquarters is easily accessible by public transportation or on foot. We also have offices in Spain, Italy, Germany, and the Netherlands.