Remuneration: R550 – R560 per hour Basic salary 
Location: Johannesburg, Sandton
Education level: Degree
Job level: Senior
Type: Contract
Reference: #MH43036
Company: E-Merge IT Recruitment

Job description

A top new role at a blue-chip insurance firm. ETL developers are required to join a high impact team in order to take the business forward.

The key purpose of the role is the construction of complex BI solutions based on specifications produced by the BI architects and systems analysts. (BI solutions imply ETL/analytics/presentation). Driving engagement and building relationships with key stakeholders which include systems analysts, BI architects and QA manager.


  • Develop and maintain SSIS packages
  • Create required database structures
  • Develop and maintain T-SQL code
  • Analyse SQL execution plan to optimise performance
  • Version control of developed solutions
  • Develop and maintain SSAS models
  • Workshop solutions with systems analysts and architect to compile relevant technical specifications
  • Contribute to the development of architectural guidelines and standards
  • Prototyping, research and development of new techniques and solutions
  • Peer review of code and solutions developed
  • Team engagement champion
  • Improving robustness and stability of ETL batches
  • Scheduling business processes via ETL tools
  • Create Metadata repositories
  • Dynamic SQL


  • Degree
  • T-SQL, SQL                                                                   
  • SQL Server BI stack (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, SSMS)        
  • MS Excel                                                                       
  • MDX                                                                             
  • DAX                                                                             
  • Dimensional modelling                           
  • Data mining       
  • Kimball methodology     
  • Data warehouse principles and practices              
  • Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Reference number for this position is MH43036 which is a contract role based in Sandton, Gauteng offering up to R560 per hour based on experience and level. Contact Michelle on az.oc.egrem-e@ellehcim, or visit our website at

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