Tableau Server Administrator

Schneider Electric Bangalore, Karnataka

About the Job

Job Role: Tableau Server Administrator

Essential skills: Very strong technical skills, Process compliance, Professional English & general communication skills. Exposure to international customers & willingness to work in shifts

A. Administering Tableau Server

· Configuring server
· Add / modify/ delete users & Security
· Getaway firewall
· Create/Manage Groups, Workbooks and Projects, Database Views, Data Sources and Data Connections
· Add/Edit Sites and corresponding administration rights (System vs. Content)
· Create/Modify/Manage server task schedules
· Monitor server activity/usage statistics to identify possible performance issues/enhancements
· Run cleanup and create backups of the database
· Upgrade server software
· Enforce policies; assist users with workflows
· Work with program manager as necessary regarding issues such as server down-time, versioning
· Provide Tableau support to users
· Set up documentation for policies & procedures (workflows) in SharePoint tabs for:
· Administering the servers
· Licensing
· Types - Viewer; Interactor; Guest
· Who gets what Type
· Logs and Temporary Files
· Report publication (from QA to PROD)
· Access policies
· Approval process of who (guest, Group, etc.) can view what (workbook, Project, etc.)

B. Solving Tableau application and server admin issues

· User issues faced in different Tableau applications developed in Tableau Desktop
· Issues related to Tableau Desktop
· Communicating with Tableau communicating whenever required

C. Good knowledge of PL/SQL is highly essential

· Issues related to .TDE files
· Issues related to background queries

Primary Skills:
1. Tableau Server Admin
2. Tableau Desktop

Preferred Knowledge:
1. Redshift
2. Presto
3. Data Lake


1. Administering Tableau Server, solving issues
2. Taking ownership of issues and adhere to strict SLA's
3. Polished communication to deal with international clients