DAVID HILLESLAND, MCTS
Ft Lauderdale, FL • 618-540-1358
email@example.com • www.linkedin.com/in/davidhillesland
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE from Business Case to SharePoint
“Done right, it is a Symphony of Synergies”
Business IntelligenceProject Manager/Architect / Developerwith over fifteen (15) years of professional
experience including leading and mentoring business and technical teams to create break-through results in
data driven management and competitive advantage.
A senior professional in combiningBusiness Process with Information Technology,Mr. Hillesland favors
abalanced approach to enterprise-wide strategic BIsolutionsutilizingthe Kimball Life Cycle Methodology,
and the Microsoft Business IntelligenceSuite of technologies.
Roles BI/DW Solution Architect
Business Process Consultant
Technical Business Intelligence Project Management
Solutions Business Intelligence
o Kimball/Inmon/Imhoff BI Life Cycle
o Knowledge Worker partnering
Business Requirements Gathering
Technical Requirements Development
Data WarehousingETL via Integration Services
o Taxonomy & Granularity
o Data Quality
Multi-Dimensional OLAP cubes
o Performance Tuning
o MDX calculated member and other queries
o KPI development
o Dashboard design
SharePoint BI Integration
o Data Worker Training
o Change Management/Solution adoption
Industries Higher Education, Finance, Insurance, Supply Chain, Government, Healthcare.
Associations TAWDI, HEDW.
Technologies MS BI Suite,SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, PPS, SP; 2005, 2008, 2008R2, 2010, 2012
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HEWLETT PACKARD,Palo Alto, CA (corp hqtrs) 2012 - current
Technical Consultant Business Intelligence, Microsoft Suite, Expert Level (IV)
Authored and Presented to SQL User Group: “Balanced Business Intelligence”
SME technical and functional; Evangelize MS Business Intelligence
Proposal Writing.Consult and Review pursuit teams
Consensus team lead. Applying Consensus Business Modeling to Master Plan Engagements.
o Solutions Architecture, HP Global Methodology
o Consensus application to Master Plan
Continuous training – Parallel (MPP) Data Warehouse (MS PDW 2.0), Reference Architecture, SQL
Server 2012, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, PowerPivot, PowerView, DataQuality Services
HILLTEC BI CONSULTING, Boynton Beach, FL Louis, MO 2008 - 2012
Owner and Consultant Business Intelligence, Microsoft Suite.Recent contracts include:
National Non-Profit Service Organization – BI Solution prototyping
Public Sector Healthcare –Warehouse evaluation for PerformancePoint/SharePoint development
Home&Business Security Firm - project completion and clean-up
PERFICIENT CORPORATION,St Louis, MO 2011
Microsoft National Integrator, leader in Business Intelligence Consulting
Technical Lead Consultant, MSCC BI group
Performed Business Intelligence mentoring and build out for multiple clients.
Mentored Business Requirements gathering and analysis
Performed Dimensional Analysis of business processes
Created Performance Point Servicesdata visualization, Scorecards and Dashboards
Developed Analysis Server Multi-dimensional Cube design, creation, and performance tuning.
INFORMATION CONTROL CORPORATION,Columbus, OH 2010
Microsoft Gold Partner. An acknowledged leader in Agile Business Intelligence Consulting
Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Specialized in Process Analytics, Administration Consensus Server, and Dimensional Analysis with
Consensus to prototype Data Mart, Analysis Cube and SQL structure in an AgileBI style.
Designed, built and configured Microsoft BI training/demo environment including Sharepoint 2010
farm and site collection, includingPerformance Point Services 2010, MSO2010, PowerPivot,
Reporting Services, (native and integrated), Visio 2010, MS Office 2010 Web Apps.
Mentored junior consultants, preparing for BI certification.Maintained internal reporting systems
Performed T-Sql code analysis and other technical support for deployed consultantsin SSIS, SSRS.
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CUYAHOGACOMMUNITY COLLEGE,Cleveland, OH 2008 to 2010
Ohio's largest community college, serving over 25,000 students.
Business Intelligence Developer
Headed college-wide project to implement Business Intelligence Solution.
Championed entire solution synergy as realization of original design goals:One Version of the Truth
and Data Driven Decision Making.
Performed comparison analysis to original Business Rule analysis including stakeholder
collaboration.Integrated results into updated Dimensional Analysis.
o Developed 40 ETL packages (SSIS) to systematically validate accuracy of data warehouse.
o Built 15 multi-dimensional cubes, from schemas stored in data warehouse,using SSAS.
o Wrote MDX scriptssupporting creation of KPIs for use in scorecards and Dashboards.
HILLTEC SYSTEMS SERVICES, Chicago, IL 2002 to 2008
Business Development - Successfully initialized, established and grew PenDrive LLC. Created
strategic Business Process infrastructure to launch technical product line distribution including
business plan, incorporation, corporate strategy, process documentation, web site design, and client
Established $16 milliondealer channel for Document Management/Workflow product line.
Mentored 166 account representatives and sales managers in Document Management Solutions.
EASTMAN KODAK, Bell & Howell Imaging Solutions Division, Chicago, IL 1992 to 2002
Document Management Systems Company.
Applications Engineer,Document Management(1997to 2002)
Achieved up to $12million estimated annual revenue delivering Document Management Solutions.
Worked with up to 15 account managers, nationwide. Played integral role in sales process
strategizing with representatives, preparing proposal packages
Systems Support Engineer, Document Management(1992 to 1997)
Installed, integrated, configured, and trained network and standalone document management systems at
150 national and international locations.
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EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
BS,Economics / Accounting / Finance, IowaStateUniversity, Ames, Iowa
A+, MCP, CDIA+, MCTS(BI)
Master’s Program, Business IntelligenceSETFOCUS, LLC, Parsippany, NJ2008
BI - Implemented Labor Analysis Business Intelligence solution for fictitious national company.
ETL - Existing data from diverse data sources were consolidated into uniform SQL Server 2005 database.
SQL-Server Integration Services was used to define imports of the data, transform the data (cleaning), build
scheduling packages, to define integration flow, log data error exceptions and orphaned data and to define
Database Maintenance Plans and send ETL progress emails.
OLAP - Created multiple cubes, dimensions / business critical KPIs using SQL Server Analysis Services
representing aggregations in different ways - hierarchically and using custom groupings that the company
will use to analyze performance. Created several MDX queries according to business requirements.
SSRS - Developed detail and summary reports including line and pie charts, trend analysis reports and sub-
reports according to business requirements using SQL Server Reporting Services.
MOSS - Implemented business intelligence dashboards using MOSS 2007 ReportCenter and Excel Services
producing different summary results based on user view and role membership.
MSPPS - Created scorecards with executive summary dashboards using MS Office Performance Point
Server 2007 Dashboard Designerto display performance monitoring measures for sales, sales trends, and
book return rates for a fictitious company deriving data from SQL Server 2005 OLAP data source.Deployed
to SharePoint sites. Dashboards contain drill-down capabilities to view sales by category and customer,
through summary reports and sales trend charts.
MSO - Created score cards with advanced set of dashboards using MS Office Performance Point Server
2007 Dashboard Designer that feature executive summary measures for revenue, overhead costs, material
purchases, labor and profitability trends for a fictitious construction company extracting data from a SQL
Server 2005 OLAP data source and deployed them to SharePoint sites. The dashboards also contain pages
to view performance by employee, by region, and by quarter enabling end-users to make filter selections.
TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES TAG LIST
SQL Server 2012, Sharepoint2010. Office 2013, PowerPivot, PerformancePoint2010, Consensus Server for
Business Process modeling / Solutions Architecture, Integration Services (SSIS) for ETL/ SQL Server
2005, 2008 /Analysis Services (SSAS) for OLAP cubes/ MDX/Reporting Services (SSRS) 2010/ Microsoft
Office SharePoint Server 2007 /MOSS PerformancePoint Server for KPI / Dashboard / Business
Intelligence Development (BIDS) 2005,2008 / .NET framework 2.0, 3.5 / Windows / DOS / NT /
Win2000 / Windows XP / WinServer2003 / Active Directory / IIS / Novell / SQLServer2000 / Optical /
Microfilm / Centura SQL / SCSI / FoxPro / MS Access / Word / Excel / PowerPoint / MS Project /
Visio 2010/SQL Server 2005 / SQL Server 2008, SharePoint 2013 / Power Pivot / Power View / SQL
Server 2008R2, Sharepoint2010. Office 2010, PowerPivot, PerformancePoint2010