Business Intelligence and Data Analyst

Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Business Intelligence and Data Analyst

We are seeking expressions of interest for a fixed term role (for approx. 12 Months) for a Business intelligence and data analyst, within the Information and Communications Technology team based in our National Headquarters office, Wellington.

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017 under the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017. 

We exist to protect and preserve the lives, property and environment of all New Zealanders. We do this through reducing unwanted fires, responding to fires and other emergencies including motor vehicle crashes, medical emergencies, hazardous substance related incidents, natural disasters and supporting increased community readiness and recovery. 

Our vision is to build stronger communities and protect what matters most to the people within them. 

Our business intelligence solutions are primarily delivered through the Cognos Business Intelligence software suite and SQL Server Integration Services. The core purpose of the Business Intelligence and Data Analyst is to utilise these systems and tools to provide technical support and service delivery of business intelligence, data warehousing and reporting solutions to Fire and Emergency New Zealand.  

The position helps to identify business requirements for new solutions and provides technical service delivery of solutions within the ICTS enterprise framework, also provides reporting services for the organisation, specifically the National and Regional Planning and Performance units, and the Data and Spatial Intelligence (DSI) teams.

The ideal applicant:

  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in IBM Cognos business intelligence solutions 
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in relational databases and current developments particularly Microsoft SQL Server
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in data warehouse constructs and enterprise data management
  • Experience in all aspects of business intelligence software, data warehousing and delivery of reporting services and solutions 
  • Demonstrated knowledge in Business Intelligence data architecture and data modelling
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge of the use and application of web technologies to produce web-based applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SDLC and software development methodologies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of data management principles particularly as they relate to data transactions, histories and quality assurance procedures
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies and able to plan and successfully manage workload to completion and within SLAs.

This is an opportunity to demonstrate your skills and experience in a new organisation that wants to be technology enabled and intelligence led. 

The remuneration range for this role is $86,970 - $96,634 per annum. 

How to apply

For more information about this role please contact

If this sounds like you, and you wish to apply please download a copy of the position description and the application form

You’ll need to complete the application form and attach your CV and a cover letter.  Please make sure you carefully consider the position description in the link above, so that your CV sets out your relevant experience.  

Please send your completed application to We will send you an email confirming your application has been received.  If you do not get an acknowledgement email, please email us again at .

Applications close 11pm, Sunday 28 July 2019.