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Intermediate Cognos Developer

Location: Athens, GA
Job # 10133446
Date Posted: 11-10-2017
Our client, a major government agency in Athens, Georgia is looking for Intermediate Cognos Developer for 4 months contract to hire  position.  If you are interested and meet below requirements please email or apply online for immediate considerations. Thank you for your time.
Job Title: Intermediate Cognos Developer
Location:  Athens, Georgia 
Duration:  4 months

Skills: IBM Cognos 10 and Cognos Analytics v11, Oracle database, Cognos Mobile, Cognos Connection

Job Description
  • The intermediate Cognos developer position will contribute about 70% of their time to a Cognos self-service report development and 30% to operational report development.  USG is upgrading Cognos from 10.2.2 to Cognos Analytics v11. 
  • The position reports to the Director of Business Intelligence.
Cognos self-service report and dashboard development – 70%
  • Develop self-service reports against USG data warehouse in Cognos 10.2.2 for the research and policy office of USG
  • Once the developed reports are migrated from Cognos 10 to Cognos Analytics v11, fix report issues in Cognos Analytics v11 if there is any so that these reports can run successfully in Cognos Analytics v11 environment
  • Assist internal analysts with development issues related to Report Studio report development
  • Recommend technical solutions for USG by Numbers public dashboards project (active report? Dashboard? Report Studio?)
  • Develop USG by Numbers public dashboards in areas of Enrollment, Graduation Rate, Retention Rate and Degree Conferred based on the business requirement
Operational Cognos report development – 30%
  • Develop operational Cognos reports to support data collections
  • Enhance the existing Cognos reports based on business requirement
  • Assist in deployments and migration validations
  • Assist with Motio setup and config of building and automating test suites and assertions
  • Expert level for IBM Cognos 10 and Cognos Analytics v11
  • Experience with Cognos upgrade from 10 to v11
  • Familiar with Cognos Analytics v11 new functionalities, like dashboard
  • Extensive experience with Report Studio in Cognos 10 and 11
  • Familiar with cube concept, design and best practice in Cognos 11
  • Skillful in Oracle database
  • Familiar with dimensional database structure, like star schema design
  • Strong data analysis and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Higher education working experience strongly preferred.
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