Search icon Facebook icon Twitter icon Linkedin icon Google+ Icon Youtube Icon Flickr Icon Mobile nav icon White telephone Icon Email icon Down arrow icon vCard icon Thumbs up icon
Home / People / Jake Smillie

Jake Smillie

Jake is a Senior Consultant, specialising in Business Intelligence. His main responsibility is the design and delivery of data and reporting platforms; enabling businesses to use data to understand, model and transform business performance, delivering improved profitability and efficiency.

Originally from the UK, Jake has had the opportunity to work within various sectors, specialising in Finance, Retail & Wholesale.

Having worked in Business Intelligence (BI) for over 10 years, Jake has developed a broad technical BI knowledge that, in places is extremely deep, specifically concerning Data Warehousing: concepts, modelling and best practices.

Jake specialises in building bespoke Data and Reporting Platforms using the full Microsoft Data Platform stack. He has deep knowledge of multi-dimensional / OLAP databases and is comfortable using both Microsoft Analysis Services and Oracle Essbase.

Jake studied Computing at the University of Bournemouth and since then, although specialising in Business Intelligence, has had a keen interest in all aspects of computer science. The partnership between Altius CI and C5 Alliance offers a broad range of specialisms for Jake, which he feels is a great knowledge sharing opportunity.

Jake is very excited about how fast Microsoft are developing new and improved tools within the Business Intelligence and Data Platform arena, with tools like Power BI, Azure Data Warehouse, Jake says it has never been more exciting to be working in Business Intelligence.

Fun fact: In his spare time, Jake enjoys spending time with his family, following his beloved Liverpool FC and cooking epic dinners on his BBQ: “Weber Time!”