Tableau Developer in Plano, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

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Tableau Developer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Tableau Developer for an opportunity in Plano, TX. The hands-on Developer will be playing a key-role to develop, enhance, debug, support and maintain applications. The candidate will participate and effectively contribute to the design, development and implementation of complex applications, often using new technologies. The Tableau Developer will provide technical expertise and systems design for individual initiatives. This position typically requires 5 - 7 years of relevant experience.


  • Design, develop, test, and deploy solutions using Tableau dashboards
  • Collects, organizes and analyzes data sets to draw conclusions to maximize efficiency of internal operational processes, to manage risk, and to position the company to better serve clients through enhanced product and solutions offerings
  • Responsible for drawing insights from large sets of quantitative data. May use advanced analytics technologies, systems and software. Develops data-driven recommendations that support key business decisions across the company
  • Passionate about data, visualization and cultural transformation
  • Creating the next generations of dashboards using Tableau delivering data insights through best in class visualization
  • Will be liaison between Business and data dervices team
  • Work with the enterprise teams to evaluate the overall clients BI needs and formulate the visualization keeping the enterprise needs in mind
  • Work with Enterprise Architect, Enterprise Data Architect to evaluate the skills, tools, and training needs to support the future vision
  • Create interactive visualization applications to allow users to ask and answer questions
  • Create charts, graphs, infographics, dashboards, etc. to support knowledge acquisition and decision making
  • Distill qualitative and quantitative insight to communicate compelling stories
  • Research source data and design solutions that provide high performance visuals in Tableau
  • Interact with and present to users throughout the development process
  • Develop documentation of coding standards training, and support
  • Train other BI developers to use Tableau
  • Participate in defining best practices around report development, testing, access management, and report refresh scheduling


  • Bachelor's degree in science or engineering
  • 5+ years of hands on experience with Tableau, and Database query writing skills
  • Experience of BI and cultural transformation, consulting experience is required
  • Hand on experience with MS Office suite
  • Must maintain pulse on cutting-edge data visualization and engineering trends
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize time with minimal supervision
  • Expert knowledge of best practices for dashboards and BI reporting with emphasis in design and publishing
  • Capable of expressing technical concepts in business terms
  • Preferred to have experience in Agile Scrum
  • Team player who communicates effectively through development process
  • Work independently and as a team
  • Mentor and coach junior developers
  • Proven ability to transform data into actionable business insights
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

Desired Skills:

  • Tableau Desktop Certification
  • Tableau administration
  • Exposure to Hadoop ecosystem

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.