SAP BI Developer - Sabenza Recruitment, Cape Winelands

  • Cape Winelands
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Automotive
  • Posted by Sabenza Recruitment on Tuesday, February 11, 2020
  • Reference: 1654434
  • Apply before Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 5 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Sabenza Recruitment

Sabenza iT Has a new position avaialble based in Stellenbosch. 

Job Title: BI Developer

Applications are invited for the above mentioned position in the Data & Analytics Department based at Libertas Parva in Stellenbosch.  The successful applicant will report to the BI Manager.

 Purpose of the position:

The development, maintenance, support and administration of business intelligence solutions that leverage external and internal data, to generate insight for decision making.

Key performance areas would include, but are not limited to:

Collaborate with business units to understand business concepts, data, problem areas, and requirement and define specifications

Drive and participate in design reviews to find the best fit solution for our users

Develop solutions that help decision makers at strategic, operational and tactical level to understand their data and facilitate informed decision making 

Daily technical, functional and operation support for existing business intelligence solutions 

Data literacy and adoption of BI solutions 

Perform user support by diagnosing and resolving system problems;

Execution and monitoring of after-hours system functions;

Knowledge transfer to BI users and IT support resources;

Research new BI capabilities and functionality 

Provide a high standard of customer service to all internal, external stakeholders and work partners

Interact closely with internal stakeholders to understand the reporting needs

Implemented new ideas and improved methods, systems and work processes which lead to higher quality, better results at same or reduced cost

data visualization and business analytics

The successful candidate must have the following experience/skills:

Relevant qualification (BSc Information Systems, BCom, Computer Science, or Engineering) 

Minimum 3 years BI application experience, of which QlikView, Qlik Sense, SAP BI tools, SAP Business objects (BOBJ), Tableau will be beneficial

Good communication skills 

Excellent analytical skills

Dynamic individual with a passion for working with stakeholders to understand business drivers 

Strong problem-solving ability – must have track record of formulating and delivering BI solutions with complex data that are business enablers

Project management - ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Excellent team player

Data Analytics


User Experience, Design Thinking, Information Design

Candidate Requirements

Experience required:


  • Semantic Modelling experience
  • Understanding data is key! This includes: data flows, data lineage, data warehousing, data modelling
  • Data structures ie front end development
  • BOBJ is still a requirement, however they feel that if the candidate have the above, they are even willing to learn/ teach this skill
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About Sabenza Recruitment

DCV-Sabenza is a South-African registered business focusing on SAP, general iT and industry specific recruitment. We have over 30 years' experience in recruiting in South-Africa, Australia, Europe, South- America and Asia and have worked with a number of large companies offering the best service.

We at DCV-Sabenza understand the changing market and mould our services around each of our client's needs to offer a personal service. DCV-Sabenza has forged strong relationships with both Clients and Consultants by ensuring both parties get the most out of every placement. Our Head Office is based in South-Africa with a secondary office in the UK so that we can keep in contact with expats who may consider returning to South-Africa so that we can offer our services globally for Consultants looking to go to South Africa and Consultants who are looking for opportunities abroad.

We at DCV-Sabenza recognize the difference it makes to maintain good client relationships and we are keeping our client base niche and manageable in order to give the best service possible. We have gained a good reputation in the market place and have built a very large network and database of consultants that we draw from for each role. We are able to send applications within 5 days subject to the complexity of the vacancy of receiving a role profile or job spec.

DCV-Sabenza not only specialise in the SAP, IT industry but also Aerospace, Engineering, Telecoms, Travel and Tourism, Hospitality and Catering, General (Such as admin/ reception staff etc.) to name a few. To clarify we specialise in all sectors such as Automotive, Manufacturing, Logistics, Banking, Mining, Construction, Utilities, Transportation, warehousing, Information Technology, Leisure and hospitality as well as the Public sector.

For further information, please visit our website or call us at any time on Tel: 0330040131.