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Who we are

You enjoy creating and innovating. You never stop striving for better. You take responsibility and you get results. You love being part of a team. Above all, you want your work to matter: Welcome to our world! At Sonova we create sense by bringing sound to life. Our innovative hearing care solutions help millions of people enjoy life’s unforgettable moments.

We offer exceptional career opportunities through market-leading brands from consumer to medical, products and services that keep pushing hearing care forward, and a culture where you can quickly belong and perform at your best.

If you want the freedom to explore, opportunities to grow, and make positive change on people lives through your work, this is the place for you.

Join Sonova. Create sense.

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Power Business Intelligence Specialist

In a life without sound, our work provides meaning. As the world’s leading hearing care provider, we are not just a company that makes products: we are a team on a mission to help people enjoy the delight of hearing. To enable a life without limitations, we – through our core brands Phonak, Unitron, Hansaton, Advanced Bionics and AudioNova – develop, manufacture and distribute solutions that push the limits of technology and redefine the future of our industry.

Sonova has more than 14,000 committed employees in over 100 countries, all of whom contribute to something greater than themselves – they transform lives. Join our mission and become part of our team! Apply now for the following position:

Sonova / Netherlands / Rotterdam

Business Intelligence Specialist

The Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist purpose is to bridge the gap between business and IT and develops, maintains and supports BI reports and dashboards using Datawarehouse. Act as a content sparring partner of senior management and group company controllers.. This position is located in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.


Your tasks

  • Acts as the bridge between Business and Software Development
  • Translate strategy and policy into technical business intelligence (BI) solutions.
  • Being a content sparring partner of management and controllers
  • Give advice on the content and layout of management reports and dashboards, and analysis environments. 
  • Design, develop and implement BI solutions such as management reports and dashboards using PBI.
  • Set up and configures end-user training and provides go-live support for all BI reports and dashboards..
  • Coordinates and facilitates retail systems and infrastructure needs and requirements
  • Support and optimize existing reports/dashboards and data models.
  • Operates in compliance with all local, state and Federal laws as well as Company policy and compliance standards
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


Your profile


  • BA/BS in Information Technology, Business, Finance or closely related field
  • MBA, preferably with a concentration in Information Technology, preferred



  • Advanced Power BI experience required
  • Datawarehouse and ETL experience required


Industry/Product Knowledge Required

  • Healthcare industry and/or multiunit retail industry knowledge, preferred 
  • International Retail experience preferred but not required
  • Strong knowledge of Power BI and DAX
  • Strong knowledge of MS SQL and SSAS Tabular model
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Azure BI environment



  • Self-directed, independent professional with the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to interact collaboratively within a team environment across all levels of management
  • Solid organizational and time management skills
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to influence decision making
  • Creative problem solving and conflict resolution skills


Work Experience

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience with data rehousing/ETL and report design with Power BI and DAX
  • MS SQL and ETL experience with at least 2 full cycle implementations as BI specialist
    Report Design, Dashboarding and data warehouse architecture
  • Strong experience in building interactive reports and dashboard using Power BI, managing Power BI environments and know how to apply software best practices
  • Data modeling, star schema, and design with Microsoft BI Suite (SSIS,SSAS,SSRS)
  • Experience working with Microsoft Azure BI environment
  • Experience with Azure DevOps is good to have
  • Experience with Retail Back Office and Practice Management systems
  • Experience modeling business processes


Our offer

We can offer you a new challenge, with interesting tasks and much more – including an open culture, flat hierarchies, support for further development, opportunities to take on responsibility and attractive employment conditions.
We are looking forward to receiving your complete application (cover letter, CV, references and certificates) via our online job application platform. For this vacancy only direct applications will be considered.

Sonova is an equal opportunity employer.

We team up. We grow talent. We collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds to win with the best team in the market place. We guarantee every person equal treatment in regard to employment and opportunity for employment, regardless of a candidate’s ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation or marital status, gender, genetic identity, age, disability or any other legally protected status.