Jonathan Oakdale leads 3SI’s data systems and technology work as a Principal for 3SI. 

 Mr. Oakdale has spent the past 13 years providing financial analysis and systems development services for non-profit, government, and corporate organizations, including national and international firms. Jonathan brings to 3SI deep knowledge of Financial Analysis (such as tracking, budgeting, forecasting, and modeling), Business Intelligence (reporting, data analytics) and Enterprise Information Management (master data management, data warehousing, and ETL processing). He is skilled at identifying system inefficiencies, planning improvements, and implementing solutions in order to improve both data accuracy and organizational efficiency. Jonathan has successfully completed an extensive list of projects for a wide variety of clients. He takes pride in providing advanced solutions that are both easily accessible to staff and not overly burdensome on the organization’s infrastructure.

Prior to joining 3SI, Mr. Oakdale was Principal and Founder of Ideal Solutions NW, a consultancy focused on data solutions for non-profit organizations and philanthropies, including clients such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, College Success Foundation, Child Care Aware, and Thrive by Five. His deep technical knowledge and extensive capabilities are visible in the rapid development solutions he has designed and tailored for both non-profit and corporate clients over the years. Before founding Ideal Solutions, Mr. Oakdale served as a senior financial analyst at T-Mobile, where he was responsible for budgeting and forecasting for the Subscriber Acquisition Sales and Retention channels, representing a $3.5 billion annual operating expense. He has also worked as the global lead Excel programmer in the finance and accounting department at Tektronix, a leading technology company specializing in measurement and monitoring tools.

Mr. Oakdale holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Washington and a BA in Economics and Computer Science from Willamette University. He has advanced expertise in the full MS Business Intelligence stack (Master Data Management, Data Quality Services, SQL Server, Integration Services, Analysis Services, and Reporting Services), Tableau, MySQL, Access, Excel, Power BI, SharePoint, and others.

 

Education

2009       Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Washington, Seattle WA

2002       Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Computer Science, Willamette University, Salem OR

 

Technical Skills

Database Systems: SQL Server| Access | Integration Services (ETL) | MySQL | Hadoop

Reporting: Access | Excel | PowerPivot |Tableau | MS Reporting & Analysis Services | Hadoop

Languages: SQL | T-SQL | VB |VBA| C++ | DAX | MDX

Office Tools: Full MS Office Suite & Office 365 Online| SharePoint | Celoxis PM