Qlik Developer

Baltimore, MD | Full-Time

Black Fox is an equal opportunity employer information technology and emergency management firm headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Since its inception, Black Fox has been a recognized leader in the development and implementation of information management and solutions. We depend on a diverse team of talented staff to design, develop, and deploy information solutions for our clients.

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide technical expertise and support in the use of DBMS. 

  • Evaluate and recommend available DBMS products to support validated user requirements. 

  • Define file organization, indexing methods, and security procedures for specific user applications. 

  • Create and maintain database objects such as tables, views, index, constraints, etc. for data platform and custom applications. 

  • Develop, implement, and maintain database backup and recovery procedures for the processing environments, and ensures that data integrity, security, and recoverability are built into the DBMS applications. 

  • Drive end-to-end availability, performance monitoring, and capacity planning for PostgreSQL, using native and 3rd party tools. 

  • Design and develop logical and physical database designs from application requirements. 

  • Design and implement automation using scripts and database functions. 

  • Design and implement replication and backups for mission critical/tier-1 applications. 

  • Design and implement automation using scripts, must be proficient in scripting. 

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a strong background in software engineering principles and techniques. 

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in BI and Data Warehouse. 

  • Experience with developing and maintaining dashboards and reports from raw data in the form easily digestible stories by understanding business needs and translating into Qlik-based solutions. 

  • Experience with improving and enriching the existing reporting systems while working to extend the platforms by incorporating new data sources and requirements.  

  • Experience with maintaining a self-service data model including teaching end-users across the organization how to create basic reports themselves. 

  • Experience designing BI solutions using Qlikview and QlikSense or comparably portable solution. 

  • Experience with document template design will be preferred.

 

Education:

 

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related technical discipline is required. A Master's Degree is preferred. 

 

To Apply:

Please email a cover letter (optional), resume (less than 4 pages), and 3 references to hr@blackfoxgroup.com. Please include these materials in a single .pdf (Adobe Acrobat) attachment with your name included in the .pdf file name. Also, please include the words, “Business Analyst - Junior” in the subject line of your email.

Applicants selected for interviews will be contacted via email.