Allegion Business Intelligence Solution Architect in Carmel, Indiana

Business Intelligence Solution Architect

This position functions within Allegion’s Enterprise Applications team, and will lead Allegion’s BI strategy and initiatives. Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills to interface with internal customers, stakeholders, management, and other departments within IT.

The Business Intelligence Solution Architect's role is to strategically design and implement BI solutions, including integration with databases and data warehouses. With high expertise this role will be responsible for selecting, blueprinting, gathering requirements, designing and rolling out BI solutions to end users. The Business Intelligence Architect is also responsible for ensuring high levels of BI availability through support functions and in-depth testing.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with internal customers to capture analytic and reporting requirements; translate business requirements into data requirements

  • Lead Global BI Prioritization Committee, ensuring enhancement requests depict required business need and impact/value to the business

  • Ability to deliver solutions via agile approach, leveraging best practices andimplementing/documentingrepeatable processes

  • Monitor project progress by tracking activities, identifying and managing risks, resolving problems, communicating progress, recommending actions

  • Manage coordination with business stakeholders and facilitate successful completion of UAT

  • Act as liaison for data stewards, and help establish successful data governance

  • Coordinate with all impacted source-system, business, and IT teams to ensure integration points are managed and involved

  • Manage scope by assessing requirements changes, determining and conveying impact on budget, time and risk

  • Manage BI vendor relationships and monthly financial invoicing, budgeting

  • Communicate monthly progress in writing and in presentations to share status and as needed, escalate issues and recommended solutions. Advise management on project matters as they affect risks, return, resources, and financial plans to assure that commitments are met

  • Document and communicate success stories depicting business value-add to delivered BI solutions

Skills and Competencies.

  • Bachelor's degree preferred.

  • Have proven ability to communicate well verbally and in writing, with all levels of the organization from the senior leadership team to the individual contributors.

  • Strong collaborative and analytic skills to work with business stakeholders to drive requirements for solutions

  • Ability to define strategy, create roadmap, and execute to deliver milestones

  • Mitigate problems, involving internal and external stakeholders.

  • Be self-motivated and highly organized with good time management skills.

  • Be able to execute and deliver with agile / iterative approach.

  • Be able to evaluate priorities and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Excellent team motivator; work well in teams that may be globally co-located.

  • Vendor management.

  • Ability to drive end-user adoption of BI solutions

  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks in high-pressure environment

  • Demonstrate leadership qualities, flexibility and adaptability in roles and responsibilities as required

Allegion is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are dedicated to hiring qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through the career site, please click here at for special accommodation.

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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