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IT Datawarehouse Specialist – Umeme Limited

Umeme Limited is Uganda’s main electricity distribution company, listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange and cross listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. The Company operates a 20 year electricity distribution concession effective 1st March 2005, from the Government of Uganda. After the electricity sector reforms in 1999, Uganda adopted a single buyer electricity sector model, where Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) is the System Operator, responsible for the purchase of electricity from all Independent Power Producers, import and export of electricity and being Umeme’s sole supplier. As an electricity distributor, Umeme is licensed to distribute and supply electricity to customers.This mandate involves; operation, maintenance and upgrade of electricity distribution infrastructure, electricity retail and provision of related services.The sector is regulated by the Electricity Regulatory Authority, whose mandate includes setting operating standards and appropriate end user tariffs.

Job Description

Job purpose

Design, model, or implement corporate data warehousing activities.

Program and configure warehouses of database information and provide support to warehouse users.

 Specific duties/ Accountabilities:

  • Develop and implement data extraction procedures from other systems.
  • Design, configure, optimize, monitor, and maintain the Umeme data warehouse and in doing so provide an effective, reliable, and secure data warehouse environment.
  • Provide or coordinate troubleshooting support for data warehouses.
  • To manage the implementation of identified data warehouse projects based on a broad and detailed knowledge of current and emerging data warehouse technologies and to provide technical input into projects undertaken by or impacting on UMEME.
  • To act as a technical subject matter expert on technical issues as part of the decision-making process for technical direction and procurement of new data warehousing systems.
  • Map data between source systems, data warehouses, and data marts.
  • Verify the structure, accuracy, or quality of warehouse data.

Knowledge, qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in IT, Computer Science, or its equivalent.
  • Technical certification in Data warehouse management.
  • Track record in Data warehouse implementation & management.
  • At least 8 years’ experience in Data warehouse management
  • Experience across the entire Data warehouse project lifecycle
  • Previous experience in the utility sector
  • Experience in SAP Business Warehouse

Skills and Competences:

  • Planning and Organizational skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Integrity and honesty
  • Confidentiality
  • Accuracy
  • Problem-solving and good judgment skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Keen to learn and to share knowledge
  • Teamwork
  • Sound DBA background with an understanding of Oracle and SQL
  • Competence in preparation of business and technical specifications and related documentation

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