PowerBI Engineer

IT / Technology
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on October 13, 2023

6-month PowerBI developer contract with an enterprise organization who has made significant investments into PowerBI

  • 6-month PowerBI Developer contract

  • Enterprise organization with significant investment into PowerBI

  • Hybrid work available in Vancouver


What & Why:

Our client has selected PowerBI as their enterprise reporting and analytics tool and as a result of this, they are looking to add a 6-month contract PowerBI developer to their product engineering team.  This role will be responsible for the design, document and develop complex MS Power Platform (PowerBI, Power Apps, etc.) solutions.  You will be working with UX/UI designers for to construct wireframes, mock-ups, and in an Agile development process create Power BI Embedded reports. You will also work closely with our application solution architects, data scientists and data engineering teams to develop BI solutions, enhance and/or define new data integrations and/or modeling efforts.  This is a great opportunity to join this team as they are rapidly expanding due to business needs.


This client is one of the most recognizable Canadian brands, a true Vancouver success story who has expanded globally. They are well known for their corporate culture and has won major awards for their accomplishments. They have invested majorly in technology and have had an incredibly successful past few years, including a major strategic acquisition. They have an all-star leadership team who keeps you accountable and provides support while still affording you tremendous autonomy. They are located close to rapid transit in newly renovated offices in downtown Vancouver and have hybrid work available, with 3 days a week in office.


You will bring the following education, skills and experience to the role:

  • 4+ years’ experience providing IT Business Intelligence solutions related to Power BI, data warehousing, BI testing, and analytics engineering.

  • Min 2+ years’ experience specifically with Power BI Reporting (Power BI Embedded application experience would be an asset).

  • Knowledge and experience with the Power BI REST API.

  • T-SQL, SQL - database modelling, design, testing, implementation, and integration.

  • Data profiling, and discrepancy analysis.

  • Power BI performance modelling and optimization.

  • Experience building tabular data models in Power BI and/or Analysis Services.

  • Strong T-SQL and Database development skills.

  • Experience with Data Warehousing and Data Lakes (Preferably on Azure) and general big data architecture patterns.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure Services – Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Warehouse, Delta Lake, DataBricks, On-Premises Data Gateway and Azure DevOps Automation.

  • Knowledgeable in Agile Software Development Methodology


Next Steps:

If the sound of this opportunity excites you, and you’re confident that it’s a good fit for your experience and career goals, then we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updated resume to us by applying to this posting and one of our awesome team of recruiters will be in touch.