Job Details

Manager, Business Intelligence


Date Opened: 11/09/2020

Job Type:

Job Number: 2000041Z

Job Description

What this position is all about


This individual is responsible for setting up and leading the Reporting and Insights practice for Saks Off Fifth at HBC India. The role will work closely with key business stakeholders by transitioning standard reports, executive reports and other ad-hoc reports currently produced by the business. The role will be responsible for setting up a MicroStrategy reporting function for Saks Off Fifth. The role will report directly to Sr. Manager, Analytics and directly communicate with senior leaders in the Business Units.


In this role, the Manager will be responsible for idea generation, roadmap management and driving cross-BU efficiencies. In this role, the Manager will play a key role in building out the Tech- Analytics roadmap as it relates to Data Engineering pipelines, new data exploration needed and productionizing dashboards/visualizations.

Who You Are:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or a technical discipline (e.g., engineering) preferred
  • 8-10 years of overall experience with at least 5 years' experience in MicroStrategy
  • 2+ years managing people – both individual contributors and teams / projects.
  • Strong technical proficiency with Tableau, MicroStrategy or other business intelligence tools.
  • Familiarity with cloud (Snowflake) environments for data and proven ability to drive efficiencies through automation
  • Fluent with the implemented MicroStrategy security model
  • Fluent in a standard development methodology
  • Sound knowledge of Data Warehousing (Star/Snowflake schema) concepts.
  • Strong experience on Schema objects like Logical tables, Attributes, Facts, Hierarchies etc.
  • Strong experience on Public objects like Metrics, Filter, Prompts, Custom Groups, Consolidations, Reports, Documents and Dashboards
  • Must have experience in the following:
    • Object Manager
    • Enterprise Manager
    • Command Manager
    • MDX connector
    • SQL
  • Familiar with iOS platform, XCode IDE, MicroStrategy Mobile SDK, and the MicroStrategy iOS Client Configuration
  • Familiarity with operating system, relational databases and data sources MicroStrategy connects.
  • Familiar with MicroStrategy Administration Tasks including:
    • Project Administration
    • User Administration
    • Intelligent Server Administration
You also have:
  • Subject matter expert on All Data / Database technologies, BI Architecture and Visualization
  • Key thought partner for North American business teams on self-service reporting
  • Manages team of analysts /senior analysts responsible for individual projects
  • Builds new visualization capabilities for Saks Off Fifth by translating business needs and seeking out the data necessary through internal and external partnerships
  • Defines team vision and orchestrates projects, processes and cross-functional task forces to deliver meaningful outcomes in a global delivery setting
  • Prepares and delivers executive ready presentations highlighting insights and recommendations

As the Manager, Business Intelligence, you will:

  • Specifically, needs the following skillsets:
    • Visualization and Automation: Proficiency with MicroStrategy and the ability to set up self-serve reports and dashboards for the businesses to consume
    • Business Acumen: Good understanding of retail and retail data. Ability to connect information consumption of multiple business units and drive towards metric and report rationalization
    • Project Management: Strong attention to detail, willingness to wear multiple hats, building and tracking a work plan in a fast-based environment, working with Engineering and Product teams in AGILE environments to plan for and execute sound data tracking solutions
  • Calm and comfortable in ever-changing environment; results-driven with an ability to effectively multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-driven, curiosity and initiative, building and enriching new, rapidly growing tools & insights.
  • Inquisitive thinker, with the ability to continuously iterate to drive efficiencies in processes and effective in collaboration across cross-functional teams
How Often You May Travel:
  • As per business requirement
Your Life and Career at HBC:
  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.