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Jobs at Gain America: Senior Cognos Developer job

Location: Reston, VA Job # 166 Date Posted: 10/02/2020 Salary: $110000

Required Skills

More than 4 years of development experience with Cognos tools. These tools include Series8 Transformer, Framework Manager, Report Studio, Query Studio More than 2 years of experience with TM1 required. Expertise in Cognos BI Tools/Qlikview Experience with TM1 to support existing models/applications Understanding of Cognos security models and integration with SSO Ability to interpret differing data models across domains Proficiency in SQL to understand and interpret data transformation code Understanding and use of best practice coding standards Formal project methodology framework (SDLC) Build management, release management and version control Strong verbal and written communication skills Analytical and problem solving ability Self-motivated Required / Desired Skills 5-7 years of Cognos BI experience. Strong understanding of Data warehouse and business intelligence concepts and best practices processes. Experience with administration, deployment and security setups within Cognos. Strong experience in creating Framework models with different layers. Strong experience with Report development. Experience creating Dashboards in Cognos Analytics. Experience and Proficiency in writing Oracle SQL queries. Experience with Cognos report performance tuning. Good understanding of Java scripts usage in Cognos. Strong experience in creating OLAP Cubes using Cognos Transformer. 

Required Experience

Job Description:

This position is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of Business Intelligence applications.  Essential responsibilities for this position include the following: new metadata model development, new cube development, performance tuning and optimization, implementation of security and reporting content, portal and application administration, application maintenance, technical project lead, security, enhancement design and implementation, upgrades, testing, report development and end-user support. 

Should be able to ideate on innovation for research that can help transform businesses.
Should have open communication standards, collaborative and team playerMust have strong interest in keeping oneself acquainted with latest technology trends and practices.
Should be able to gather requirements, apply solution approaches and communicate with the other team members.

Preferred education:Typically a Bachelor's Degree or global equivalent in related discipline.

Job Type: Full-time
Schedule: Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:Option to work remotely

General skills & competencies:

Basic understanding of industry practices.General proficiency with tools, systems, and procedures.Basic planning/organizational skills and techniques.Good decision making, analysis and problem solving skillsGood verbal and written communication skills.Basic presentation and public speaking skillsBasic interpersonal skillsDeveloping professional credibility