Job Description


Power BI Administrator

 

We currently have an immediate requirement for a Power BI Administrator. This is a contract opportunity and the location is Las Vegas, NV.

 

Job Title (Position): Power BI Administrator

Contract: Contract 6 months

Location:  Las Vegas, NV

 

Job Description

 

  • The POWER BI Administrator would need to have at least 1+ years of product implementation and administration of POWER BI. The POWER BI Platform Administrator provides operational enhancements, maintenance, and support of the POWER BI platform. This includes providing POWER BI platform security management, and ensuring processes are aligned with tactical and strategic information management initiatives.

 

  • The POWER BI Platform Administrator serves as liaison between the POWER BI Developers and enterprise infrastructure support teams to ensure appropriate delivery of technology solutions (performance tuning, modeling, capacity and utilization, backups, user support, training and documentation) in accordance with business requirements and objectives.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Performs platform capacity planning and management.
  • Serves as an escalation point for escalated production and/or platform issues.
  • Executing change control and promotions activities.
  • Establishes best practices and guidelines for usage of the POWER BI platform.
  • Technical Lead and point of contact for all POWER BI Administrator related projects and activities.
  • Provide maintenance and support for POWER BI products during deployment, upgrade and any changes to POWER BI products
  • Manage and track POWER BI products inventory and licenses
  • Provide technical support; incident management
  • Oversee, recommend and implement appropriate solutions and enhancements to ensure an improvement in system reliability and performance.
  • Conform to system architecture standards and practices and work with outsourced suppliers as required to keep up to date with enabling technologies.
  • Interface directly with various business units (front-line to VP level) and IT functional areas as it pertains to POWER BI Administration.
  • Monitor the overall availability and performance of the current POWER BI environments and take corrective actions as necessary to insure peak operational performance.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Power BI Administration
  • Managing Users and Licenses
  • Managing Power BI Pro Trials
  • Managing Power BI Premium Capacities
  • Assigning Workspaces to Power BI Premium Capacity
  • Deploying Power BI Desktop
  • Managing Power BI Mobile App Deployment
  • Compliance and Auditing    
  • Monitoring Usage
  • Data Privacy and Security
  • Controlling Access to Power BI
  • Managing Access to App Workspaces, Apps, and Content Packs
  • Assist in Power BI System Governance
  • Power BI data modeling
  • M queries
  • DAX calculations
  • SSAS Tabular Models
  • Tenant Management
  • Manage capacity
  • Choice of data import vs. direct connectivity
  • Monitoring of file sizes
  • Reuse of existing datasets
  • Utilize organizational content packs
  • Azure Data Catalog
  • API activity
  • Power BI Architecture and Development
  • Confirm Leading Practices are followed within the Power BI industry
  • Develop reports and/or help users develop reports as needed

 

Required Skills:

  • POWER BI product expertise – Administrative
  • POWER BI product expertise – General Product
  • Customer services & communication
  • Problem solving
  • Power BI data modeling
  • M queries
  • DAX calculations
  • SSAS Tabular Models
  • Tenant Management

 

About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges. Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals is specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long-term career needs of our candidates. We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.

 

Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume! Please apply below with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you – commute preferences, desired work environments, etc. Feel free to call Medha (medha@maxonic.com), 408-715-1210 x108.