Holland America Line Business Intelligence Architect in SEATTLE, Washington

Business Intelligence Architect

Seattle, WA

We are committed to our mission: Through excellence, we create once-in-a-lifetime experiences, every time.

We welcome your interest in joining the Holland America Group - a division of Carnival Corp. The Holland America Group includes Holland America Line and Seabourn (both headquartered in Seattle, Washington), Princess Cruise Lines (headquartered in Santa Clarita, California), and P&O Australia (headquartered in Sydney). The Holland America Group operates a combined total of 41 cruise ships with over 36,000 employees worldwide. This position will be located in our Seattle offices.

Job Details

The Oracle BI Architect plays the leadership role in establishing the architectural direction and standards for the OBIEE application and data store. The Architect recommends and guides the best use of BI, ETL and Database technologies to achieve the most efficient, scalable and responsive solutions to address Enterprise Reporting needs. The Architect functions as the technical lead to the BI team.


  • Review business problems and architect appropriate solutions utilizing Oracle BI Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) and BI -Publisher

  • Function as hands-on BI/DW Architect and work with other members of IT and business units to define and implement technical specifications for BI solutions

  • Develop and maintain technical project plans, documentation and application architecture blueprints diagrams

  • Install and configure all components of OBIEE

  • Possess strong technical knowledge of Oracle BI Architecture, Admin Tools, configuration of dashboards, catalogs and report securityThorough understanding of Oracle BI Server architecture and Metadata management.

  • Hands on experience with full life cycle of DW design and development including:

  • Logical and physical data modeling

  • Mapping Data Elements from various data sources

  • Loading DW objects including dimensions, hierarchies, fact tables, aggregates

  • Building the Reporting Metadata layer and the Reports

  • Thorough understanding of Oracle BI Server architecture and Metadata management


  • BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent experience

  • 2 years OBIEE 10.x implementation and support experience

  • Oracle BI Applications (Sales and Marketing )

  • Experience with Oracle OBIEE as part of a packaged Oracle BI Application or in a stand alone configuration

  • OBIEE Marketing Server experience

  • OBIEE Marketing Metadata experience

  • Data Warehouse Design & Build Experience including star schema and data modeling

  • Strong working knowledge and experience with ETL/Data integration using tools such as Oracle Warehouse Builder, Informatica or Oracle Data Integrator desired

  • Siebel Certification preferredExcellent organizational and communication skills

  • Ability to interact well with all levels with the organization

  • Excellent problem solving/analytical skills with a high level of accuracy

  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed to complete projects


  • Flexible Work Schedule! – 9/80 alternative workweek schedule option providing each employee with one (1) weekday off every two weeks.

  • Time off benefits – 8 paid holidays, paid vacation and paid sick time

  • Travel – Generous Cruise and Travel Privileges for you and your family

  • Health – Complete benefit plans including medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts

  • Wellness – Health and wellness programs include discounted health benefits and memberships

  • Tuition Reimbursement – Up to 80% with a maximum of $2000 per fiscal year

  • 401(k) – Company match of 33% on employees first 6% contribution with 100% vesting after 4 years of service

  • Profit Sharing Plan – Eligible after 1 year of service

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan – Discount on Carnival Corporation stock

  • Training – In-house Discover University courses on professional development

  • Rewards & Incentives – Employee Recognition and Reward Programs; rideshare, financial commuter incentives; special employee discounts for local venues, banking services and retail stores

Next Steps…

For more than 140 years, Holland America Line has been a recognized leader in cruising, taking our guests to exotic destinations around the world. Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our application process is quick and easy, be sure to login to our Talent Center and create a profile and then apply directly to your specific job. Holland America Line is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.