Apex Systems Job Fair
Abstract - Come network with Apex Systems to learn about opportunities in the area. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow your career, whether you are currently in the job market or not. Learn about the latest trends in the market, gain valuable advice on how to advance your career and get your questions answered to make sure you are on the right career path.
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Advanced Power BI with the Power Query Formula Language
Abstract - When using Power Query to retrieve and transform data, there is code that is generated and executed within Power BI. This code is the Power Query Formula Language (informally known as “M”). This language is very powerful and can perform a variety of simple to advanced tasks. Using this language, beyond the Power BI dialogs, menus and toolbars, you can develop a wide range of data loading and transformation scenarios. This demo-heavy session will introduce the Power Query Formula Language. We will examine how the to use the language to create simple and advanced data loading and transformation solutions. There will be several real-world scenarios that show the power of this language and application within Power BI.
Speaker - Stan Bice is a Senior Data Warehouse Developer for PANDORA Jewelry, based in Baltimore. He has over 20 years of overall software development experience, creating solutions for a variety of well-known brands and industries. He has designed and developed client-server and web-based solutions, along with database and reporting solutions. He has focused on database development, data warehouses and business intelligence over the past 8 years.
Stan has spoken at user groups and code camps, and has participated at give camps. In his spare time, he is active in his church, works with a volunteer fire department, and is a technical reviewer for Manning Press. Stan also enjoys learning other software development tools and skills.
Apex Systems (http://www.apexsystemsinc.com/)
Apex Systems is the 6th largest technical staffing firm in the US. Apex was founded in 1995, is headquartered in Richmond, and has a presence in about 50 markets across the US. We specialize in placing technologists on a contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire basis. Apex has specific technology practices, such as Database/BI, with skill set aligned Recruiters. The Senior Database Recruiter for our Baltimore and DC offices works with 20-25 clients who have SQL environments and typically sees about 10 openings a month for SQL Developers and/or DBA’s.
For more information on Apex, visit www.apexsystemsinc.com, or contact Jared Sanson (email | LinkedIn) our SQL Recruiter for Baltimore and DC.
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