Senior Software Engineer - Tableau Developer

SmartThings, Mountain View, CA

There’s potential in your everyday things

Did your things make you go "wow" today? We are dedicated to improving lives by making the everyday objects around us more useful. We believe that the Internet of Things should be accessible to everyone, and we strive to create easy-to-use, secure, and above all - intelligent experiences that take your home to the next level. Our fun, creative, Operations team needs your help to make things that are a little more connected -- and a lot smarter.

The Senior Tableau Developer will serve as the technical expert for the use of Tableau’s BI solution set and will oversee Tableau product’s configuration, operation and use.  This will include serving as the expert in using Tableau BI product set to develop and implement high impact BI dashboards and Analytic work products. This position will oversee the ongoing support of these products, including mastering their use and administration, patching and upgrades, education and training, and access control and security.
In addition to Tableau, this role will be responsible to support looker tool for self serve data discovery.
Senior Tableau Developer with join the Tableau dev team to support business analyst, end users, data owners, and BI and data management professionals to:

Configure and utilize Tableau’s and looker BI solution set to meet SmartThings BI objectives
Take technical ownership of Tableau BI solution set, overseeing:
Daily support
Security and access control
Upgrades and patching
End-user and technical training
Usage and resource monitoring
Assist in training staff on the use and capabilities available within the solution set
Work closely with product teams to design and develop efficient and standards-based BI solutions using Tableau’s BI products that satisfy business information reporting needs
Serve as a technical leader and advisor to IT and departmental BI developers on the Tableau BI product set
Lead the development of BI solution prototypes that demonstrate performance and usability to business and IT stakeholders
Oversee of the design and implementation of Tableau BI solutions including data acquisition process design, use of open source technology features and functions, business rules processing, and data aggregation and summarization techniques
Lead the tuning and performance improvement of Tableau BI solutions
Champion and educate business and IT staff on the use of the BI technologies for strategic and tactical decision making


  • Five years of experience designing, developing, testing and implementing secure, scalable and high-performance BI and analytic solutions; at least 3 years of experience as Tableau Developer
  • Undergraduate or master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field
  • Experience with dimensional data modeling, relational databases and nosql
  • Experience in developing technical staff, expert in writing SQL and python programming
  • Proficient in Agile/Scrum development methodology
  • Ability to communicate with high proficiency, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and staff, in both technical language and business terms
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, influencing, collaboration and negotiation skills
  • Proficient in developing technical specifications, presentations, training materials, user documentation, and technical documentation
  • Demonstrated success with overseeing software development lifecycle for enterprise-wide BI projects
  • Ability to assess and solve complex technical problems

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About SmartThings

Imagine if your things knew when you woke up, and when you call it a night. Imagine if they knew when you couldn’t be home, and how to put your mind at ease. Imagine if they always knew what you needed, and when you need it. Imagine if they knew you better than you know yourself. Now, imagine if you didn’t have to imagine. Because with SmartThings, they already can. Things such as lights, doors, keys, plants, and cars can now work better for you, making you feel more secure, more in control, more efficient, and simply more delighted. With SmartThings technology and devices, the possibilities are infinite, fueled by your own needs and creativity.


Want to learn more about SmartThings? Visit SmartThings's website.