I am looking for BI Architect for our San Francisco office. Here's the
job description. Feel free to get in touch with me if you are
interested in this position or forward my contact info to anyone that
you think might be a good fit for this.

BSC is seeking a BI Architect for our Enterprise Information Systems
Group that will design, implement, and develop BI processes against
high-volume data sources while applying their expertise in process
skills, from data modeling through physical design, in a full SDLC
environment. This position also works closely with Data Modeler, ETL
and BI developers to design end-to-end BI solutions including data
models, ETL design and BI/OLAP applications, as well as enterprise
reporting.

The BI Architect defines the methodology, standards and practices for
implementing BI solutions
ne or more of the following: SAS, Business Objects, MicroStrategy,
Brio, Crystal Reports, Hyperion / Essbase, and Cognos.
Comprehensive knowledge of English Language Programming or current
generation programming languages.
Knowledge of operating systems and systems hardware maintenance;
familiarity with network communications technology.
Experience in leading and managing a team of BI developers
Development experience in one or more of the following is preferred: BO
SDK, VB, JAVA, JSP, ASP.
Ability to manage, mentor, and develop junior staff.
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
Strong project planning, estimation, design & implementation skills
Good understanding of E-R and dimensional modeling and it 's
applicability in BI
Experience in Oracle 9i, ERWIN and SQL
Experience with Unix & Windows platforms & ability to support in
capacity planning, tuning, systems support & troubleshooting
Experience with web services & portal technologies a plus
Blue Shield of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Shilpa Chandran
Recruiting Sourcer
Blue Shield of California
shilpa.chand@blueshieldca.com