Cognos Developer

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January 5th 2015
6 months initially
Empiric Solutions
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Cognos Developer, IBM Cognos, Cognos 10.1, Sybase IQ, Dimensional modelling

We have been retained by a well established financial services company to hire a proficient Cognos Developer to work in the Business Intelligence team which is in charge of the development of Management Reports. The team is located in the ADM (Application development and Maintenance) division. The key skill required to work in Business Intelligence is to be interested by both the business world and the IT world. For that reason, we are looking for a person with an IT background and a strong business interest.

Your role:

Design an develop the Cognos framework based on the DWH tables
Create an easy to use reporting layer for the end user
Develop the reports and dashboards requested by the users
Define the scheduling requirements for the reports
Ensure a full testing of the frameworks, the reports and the dashboard delivered to the end users
Prepare the deployments & installation instructions for the developments
Support the users in their development and usage of the Cognos reporting tools

Your main responsibilities will be to handle Business Intelligence developments.
Based on your depth knowledge of both Business and Business Intelligence you will act as catalyst in order to identify pragmatic solutions.
You will identify the right balance between Cost and Quality/Completeness.

Your Profile:

Killing criteria:

Development with IBM Cognos: min 5 years.
Cognos BI (10.1) - Framework manager, Report studio, Query studio, Business Insight, Business Insight advanced.
RDBMS: Sybase IQ (15.4)

Senior person, you have technical skills and business knowledge as well. You master IBM Cognos suite. You can justify of several applications developed using this application. You have also some basics of dimensional modelling.

Knowledge of Business Intelligence methodology and agile development methods such as SCRUM is clearly an asset.

Please apply in now if you do not wish to miss out on this exciting opportunity.