Business Intelligence Application Engineer

Planon is a global market-leading Smart Sustainable Building Management software company. We connect buildings, people and processes, by eliminating data silos and aligning solutions into one shared information platform. By that, we empower all building stakeholders - users, owners and service providers - with actionable and meaningful insights. We believe building users, owners and service providers deserve better and more integrated experiences.


Sounds interesting? Within our IT department we are looking for a:


Business Intelligence Application Engineer


At Planon you work in an IT department with a "Cloud First" strategy focused on Microsoft Office 365 and the Public / Private / Hybrid Cloud solutions within Microsoft Azure. The IT department is part of the Shared Services Center (SSC) and provides IT services from Nijmegen to all Planon locations worldwide. You will work together in a young and ambitious team of 11 colleagues, each with their own specialism in building, transitioning and maintaining an innovative work environment for our employees.


As a BI Application Engineer you build integrations by using Microsoft Azure in combination with PowerBI to unlock data in applications. In addition, you are responsible for managing and further expanding the data warehouse. You develop and manage the internal reports and the documentation on a technical level within an innovative and fast-growing IT environment.


Tasks and responsibilities for the role of BI Application Engineer are:

  • Unlocking data in our Data Warehouse and creating reports that give our employees more insight into our customer relationship;
  • Creating a concept design about improving our ETL process;
  • Converting questions from the business into a technical solution within the applications that Planon has at its disposal;
  • Maintenance and support on existing BI output;
  • Contribution to the further professionalization of our solutions.


Our mission is to deliver software solutions that enable our customers to effectively solve their challenges – and that will also have to be the case internally. To fulfill our mission, you will need to be entrepreneurial, customer-oriented and analytical.

The Netherlands Nijmegen Shared Services - IT 3-5 years


Where would we be without someone with a passion for Business Intelligence? That is why we are looking for your BI passion and eagerness to share with your colleagues. You are a team player, customer-oriented, and driven to make things happen, even when it is never been done before. Being open and transparent are key traits we would like to see in you. 


Why you are interesting for Planon:

  • You are in possession of a completed HBO or WO education (preferably in the direction of Business Informatics, Business Intelligence, ICT or Business IT & Management).
  • You have strong technical IT affinity, experience in programming is not necessary.
  • Preferably you have experience with Microsoft SQL and understand how relational and dimensional databases work.
  • Knowledge of Salesforce, Exact, Azure DataFactory and Azure Analysis Services is also an advantage. Otherwise, this will be a chance for you to build up the knowledge.
  • You have a good command of the Dutch and English language in word and writing.
  • You like to stay informed about new techniques, and you have analytical insight and a strong problem solving ability.

We offer

Why work at Planon?


Planon offers a dynamic, team-oriented work environment with the opportunity to for ongoing learning and career advancement.  We celebrate our success in many ways—from large collaborative initiatives and training to social events and team building activities that help our people become more than just employees.  


We are large enough to offer exciting career opportunities and small enough to recognize your individual contribution. You’re the director of your own career. 


How we improve your life at work: 

  • Challenging projects with world-leading clients, both national and international 
  • Our Performance Management Program, including your personal development plan, annual goals, support and guidance 
  • A training budget for your personal development, provided by our Planon Academy 
  • Creating ideas that genuinely add value for our clients 


We offer you a good balance between work and leisure, along with an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. Curious to find out what’s it like to work at Planon? View our local benefits package here: Benefits Netherlands


Apply now and find out about all Planon has to offer. 


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