ERT: Principal Business Intelligence Engineer
500 Rutherford Avenue
Boston, MA 02129

Employee Testimonials

ERT Boston is hiring for a Prinicipal Business Intelligence Engineer to architect, design, and develop Business Intelligence for product solutions across ERT business lines.


Collaborates with Product Management and senior leaders to architect, design, develop and support BI product solutions across ERT business lines. Will be a lead contributor to defining strategy, architecture and standards for BI reporting and analytics and will work closely with product vendors as needed and ERT technical teams, evaluate alternative software solutions and approaches as needed to ensure that BI reporting requirements are met.

  • Responsible for contributing to the BI architecture decisions and able to understand the current state, existing gaps and recommendations to improve
  • Deliver high quality, well tested and highly scalable software solutions
  • Work closely with Data architect, ETL, and BI development teams to ensure the overall design and implementation meets the requirements for BI reporting.
  • Build internal relationships and communicate effectively and appropriately to advance agendas or technical direction through credibility and influence.
  • Ensure that solutions are designed, developed and maintained following the SDLC processes.


  • Lead projects as needed

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description represent the major responsibilities of the position.  Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned, as required.  ERT reserves the right to amend or change this job description to meet the needs of ERT.  This job description and any attachments do not constitute or represent a contract.


  • 10+ years’ experience in software development with increasing responsibly in architecture and design.
  • Advanced technical SQL experience including ability to develop and optimize views, functions, and queries
  • Solid understanding of data modeling, process modeling and data base design concepts
  • Has broad understanding of BI space. Familiar with DWH concepts and principles. Has knowledge of Big Data environment.
  • Ability to develop using REST APIs, XML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience using third party web UI libraries such as jQuery, D3, Angular, etc.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks as well as changing priorities
  • Experience with Business Analysis
  • Exceptional verbal and communication skills.
  • Experience with clinical trial industry data standards such as CDISC ODM and SDTM is desirable.
  • Experience designing and developing solutions in a Cloud architecture is desirable.
  • Demonstrate ability to think broadly, anticipate future needs and to lead by embracing change when needed.


  • Masters in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Employee Testimonials

Software Engineer, Boston

“Working at ERT is inspiring because it helps me grow intellectually and in my career. I’m passionate about working here because I get a chance to work on delivering life-changing medicines that help people live healthier and better lives.”

Senior Project Manager, Estenfeld Germany

“I love to work at ERT, and every day, I’m motivated. I feel appreciated and valued, and I definitely have the chance to grow and show who I am.”

Project Management, Philadelphia

“What I appreciate the most are the opportunities that we have for career growth and learning. I started here seven years ago, and I’ve been able to move through three positions. There’s always opportunity to work on new and interesting things!”

Cardiac Safety Solutions, Philadelphia

“The culture at ERT is one of enabling success. We put a lot of effort and attention into our people because they’re our most valuable resource. I appreciate the investment back in me.”

Inventory Control Supervisor, Boston

“What makes ERT a great place to work is the companionship and working together, the friendships you develop. It’s been one of the greatest experiences in my life. I can’t wait to come to work in the morning — I’ve been here eight years and I haven’t missed a day!”

Education & Training, Philadelphia

“Working at ERT is interesting, because you’re always challenged. If you want to constantly grow, constantly learn new things, constantly expand your knowledge base and your skill sets, then this is the place to be.”