Melis Turkoglu

Tableau & Qlik Sense Tableau & Qlik Sense Developer


About Me


Melis Turkoglu

Tableau Qualified Associate | Tableau & Qlik Sense Developer, Trainer

Hi, my name is Melis, Tableau & Qlik Sense Developer and Trainer from Istanbul, with a strong focus in getting insights out of data and dashboard design. ☀️

I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and have more than 6 years of work experience as a data visualization analyst in consulting, banking and technology for large and international corporations. Also I write the blog posts and produce videos about this field on my own and brand Youtube channel. 📊

I love to provide business intelligence solutions & administer education to inform strategic decisions and offer creative solutions to complicated problems. 🚀

I would love to help you out if you have a project in those areas! 🌟

You can find some examples of my projects as interactive visualization through the portfolio section on this website. 🍀

Have fun in browsing the content and thank you for visiting! 🌸🌈

Core Skills


Tableau Desktop 95%

Tableau Server 95%

Tableau Prep 90%

Qlik Sense 85%

QlikView 80%

SQL Server 85%

Exasol 80%

Microsoft Office 95%

Data Visualization 95%

Data Analytics 90%

Training 100%

Dashboard Design 100%



Turkish 100%

English 90%

German 50%



Google Digital Marketing

Google, Issued Apr 2017 · No Expiration Date

KOSGEB Entrepreneurship and Project Management

KOSGEB, Issued Jan 2017 · No Expiration Date

McKinsey Forward Talent Program

McKinsey & Company, Nov 2023 · No Expiration Date




June 2022 to Present, Istanbul

Data Analysis and Simulation Professional
Siemens, Full-Time

• Design, develop and test data analytics solutions using data tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Qlik Sense and MSSQL etc.
• Collaborate with a global and cross-functional team to develop product line, resulting in 440 hours saved per year
• Manage and provide training to a team of 10+ engineers in utilizing Tableau

• Lead the comprehensive final checks on data team reports through data visualization
• Own the design, development and maintenance of ongoing metrics, reports, analyses and dashboards
• Handle extensive datasets, involving extraction, cleaning, analysis, visualization and presentation


Feb 2020 to June 2022, Istanbul

Data Analytics and Visualization Assistant Manager
BNPP TEB International Corporate Companies, Full-Time

• Built and presented financial analyses to upper management for the decision support system
• Consolidated existing and new applications with advanced analytics
• Supported the information technology related to data warehouse
• Delivered 5+ Qlik Sense training sessions for directors and internal stakeholders
• Migrated and designed 15+ available data reports and analytical solutions from QlikView to Qlik Sense
• In line with the projects and demands from business units; generated BI applications that have high-performance visualization in determining the business needs and ensuring clarity of the scope


Feb 2019 to Feb 2020, Kocaeli

Product Specialist
LOGO Software | Qlik OEM Partner, Full-Time

• Strengthened business analytics products and Qlik Sense with software, test, project, sales and marketing teams
• Made potential customer presentations and conducted a needs analysis
• Prepared the educational contents of the business intelligence and analytics products
• Conceptualized meaningful content that provides insights into strategic projects and roadmaps
• Provided problems that cannot be solved support for critical level customers by visiting their local office


Aug 2017 to Jan 2019, Istanbul

Business Intelligence Consultant
KARA Business Intelligence & Analytics | Tableau Gold Partner, Full-Time

• Applied analytical and reporting technologies by working with Tableau Software in London according to the client's business intelligence strategies
• Implemented comprehensive data visualization in 20+ Tableau Dashboards
• Made live demo and managed PoC projects to several companies for Tableau, Exasol and Knime
• Provided 10+ Tableau training sessions for global companies such as Siemens, Sumitomo, Pfizer, Vodafone, Gilead and reputable universities such as Istanbul Technical University


Aug 2016 to Sep 2016, Istanbul

Network Engineering Intern
ALLIANZ, Internship

• Established the network project on Cisco Packet Tracer




Sakarya University

Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science
Sep 2013 to Jun 2017, Sakarya

• Certificate of honour, 3,08 Computer Science 2017
• Project: Analyzing for Pharmacy’s Data aims to discover the inside of the pharmacy’s unstructured data and compare data mining algorithms with Rapidminer and Weka.


Ozyegin University

Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science
Sep 2011 to Jun 2012, Istanbul

• Successfully completed the Advanced English Preparatory Program



I had the chance to work with Melis for one and a half years and working with her was a pleasure for me. She has a beautiful, bright energy and it passes on to everyone. You always feel good when she around of you. Beside these, she is very work-oriented, reliable, mindful, inspired and planned. I am sure she will come to beautiful places and she will always shine around with her smile.

Kubra Ozgoc

Data Engineer, GE Power

I had the pleasure of working with Melis for two years at the Kara Consulting, collaborating on several project teams. She made sure everyone left with a smile. As a team member, Melis earns my highest recommendation with her wonderful personality and exceptional ability to handle projects as well.

Can Parlak

Professional Services Team Lead, KARA

I had the opportunity to work with Melis on several projects. She always plans her work very well and finishes it on time. She has courage to evaluate problems from different points of view and to find creative solutions in new situations. When she combines these features with her energetic and positive structure, she is able to produce more efficient and result-oriented work. Melis has a high sense of duty and is someone who does not hesitate in taking responsibility by adapting to the dynamic and changing structure of business life. Finally, I have to say that the reports she prepared are really amazing!

Ibrahim Agaroglu

Team Lead, LOGO

She is an expert in Tableau. Designed very complex dashboard in short amount of time. Definitely will work again with her, well worth it!

Erman Toprak

Consultant, PWC



Want to say hello? Want to know more about me? Drop me an email and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Istanbul, Turkey