MicroStrategy Architect

Jersey City, NJ, USA ● New York, NY, USA ● Virtual Req #26093
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Company Overview and Culture 

EXL (NASDAQ: EXLS) is a global analytics and digital solutions company that partners with clients to improve business outcomes and unlock growth. Bringing together deep domain expertise with robust data, powerful analytics, cloud, and AI, we create agile, scalable solutions and execute complex operations for the world’s leading corporations in industries including insurance, healthcare, banking and financial services, media, and retail, among others. Focused on creating value from data for driving faster decision-making and transforming operating models, EXL was founded on the core values of innovation, collaboration, excellence, integrity and respect. Headquartered in New York, our team is over 40,000 strong, with more than 50 offices spanning six continents. For information, visit www.exlservice.com.

For the past 20 years, EXL has worked as a strategic partner and won awards in its approach to helping its clients solve business challenges such as digital transformation, improving customer experience, streamlining business operations, taking products to market faster, improving corporate finance, building models to become compliant more quickly with new regulations, turning volumes of data into business opportunities, creating new channels for growth and better adapting to change. The business operates within four business units: Insurance, Health, Analytics, and Emerging businesses. 

MicroStrategy Architect


Location: Proximity to NYC required for occasional on-site client visits (1-2 times per month).


Job Summary:

As a MicroStrategy Architect, you will lead the development and strategic implementation of MicroStrategy solutions. With a deep understanding of business intelligence, you will be instrumental in the migration of legacy reporting systems to MicroStrategy, ensuring a seamless transition and enhanced decision-making capabilities for the organization.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design robust MicroStrategy architecture, ensuring scalability and alignment with business goals.
  • Develop comprehensive roadmaps for the migration of existing reports and legacy systems to MicroStrategy.
  • Lead the end-to-end lifecycle of MicroStrategy projects, from requirements gathering to deployment and post-launch support.
  • Act as a subject matter expert in MicroStrategy, advising on best practices and innovative solutions.
  • Conduct detailed data modeling, creating a semantic layer that reflects business logic and supports complex report development.
  • Collaborate with business analysts and stakeholders to translate business needs into technical specifications.
  • Oversee the creation of dashboards, reports, and documents that provide actionable insights to business users.
  • Mentor and train team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and development within the team.
  • Perform regular system audits to ensure performance optimization and compliance with data governance standards.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives, staying ahead of industry trends and incorporating new technologies when beneficial.
  • Liaise with the IT infrastructure team to manage MicroStrategy environments, including upgrade strategies and security considerations.



  • At least 9 years of experience with a strong track record in MicroStrategy architecture and business intelligence.
  • Demonstrated experience with data warehousing, data modeling, and the creation of semantic layers in MicroStrategy.
  • Leadership skills with the ability to manage and inspire a team.
  • In-depth knowledge of SQL, database technologies, and ETL processes.
  • Hands-on experience with Databricks is highly preferred.



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
  • Certifications in MicroStrategy are highly regarded.

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Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $110,000.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $150,000.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Virtual