Jeffrey Shauer

JS Business Intelligence owner, Jeff Shauer has over 15 years of experience working with companies on customized solutions for business intelligence, big data analytics and data warehousing. Based in the Washington DC metro area, Jeff’s work in a variety of corporations and government organizations gives JSBI a wide range knowledge to pull from to help businesses and government organizations utilize their data in effective, measurable and deliberate way.

He has worked with a variety of Cloud, IoT, Big Data, Data Science, Business Analytics, Oracle Hyperion Planning, Business Intelligence, and Visualization solutions to help clients achieve analytical solutions that solve complex business problems.  Currently, he is helping to build real-time IoT analytical solutions with petabytes of data using AWS, Azure, Kafka, Spark, and Cassandra.

Jeff  is a Hyperion expert and has over 20 full life-cycle implementations.  He works to create clear deliverables and solutions that are documented and automated.  He collaborates with clients to understand their business issues and then delivers technical solutions to fit their needs.  Jeff compliments his business experience and knowledge  with a wide range of technical skills including Hyperion Planning, Hyperion Financial Reporting, Statistical Forecasting Methods, BSO, ASO, ETL, OBIEE, Hyperion Planning, SQL, calc scripts, and Financial Reporting and Analysis.  He has worked with clients to create Income Statements with GL reporting drill-through capabilities.

Jeff completed his undergraduate (Bachelor of Science) and graduate degrees (Masters of Science) both in the Management of Information Technology at the University of Virginia McIntire School of Commerce.

Jeff believes that customized business intelligence solutions and data warehousing technology helps businesses find untapped insight in currently collected data. JSBI’s foundation is built on integrity, knowledge and a passion for solving complex problems that affect businesses’ bottom line.

In addition, Jeff is a board member of Business Intelligence Warehousing & Analytics SIG (BIWA), a non-profit education and support organization affiliated with the Independent Oracle User Group. He has presented on a variety of business intelligence, analytics and continuous integration topics at BIWA annual summit and Collaborate Independent Oracle User Group Conference and has taught Business Intelligence and Analytics courses.

Joshua Stafford

Josh Stafford is the Director of Analytics at JSBI. An experienced data architect, Josh has over 10 years of experience building out analytic solutions, including data visualizations and cloud strategy.

He specializes in four distinct areas: Cloud Architecture using AWS, Azure and GCP; Data Analytics using Python, R, Java, Apache Spark, SQL; Data Science techniques in machine learning and random forest; and Data Visualization using Tableau, JavaScript and Python Packages. Josh brings his experience and expertise to his current project in workflow API backend development.

Before joining JSBI in 2017, Josh worked at Capital One as a Data Analysis Manager, where he led of team of data analysts for the Capital One branch network. In addition, Josh worked at Booz Allen Hamilton for nine years, where he built out a series of analytics solutions.

Josh obtained a Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science in Systems & Information Engineering at the University of Virginia. His professional certifications include Project Management Professional (PMP), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), CompITA Security+ and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 Foundations.