BI Report Engineer Cognos

Confidential Company  •  Uncasville, CT

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Uncasville, CT
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Description

Kforce's client is looking to bring on a BI Report Engineer Cognos in the Uncasville, CT area. Summary: This person will serve as a technical lead and will be responsible for working with end users to understand their requirements, design and implement decision support assets, and maintain them on an ongoing basis with no day-to-day supervision. Duties Include:

  • Responsible for leading the design implementation and support of Cognos business intelligence platform, OLAP cubes, metadata definitions, data models, views and table structures
  • Educates and trains end users on the use of the Cognos business intelligence tools to optimize their performance, and provides Level II support for business intelligence and decision support tools
  • Works on project teams for the purpose of creating or modifying existing data reports
  • Executes approved work requests based on business priorities
  • Participates in root cause analysis of software defects for production systems and software in development

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or a related a field
  • Four years of progressive Information Technologyexperience
  • At least two years of experience working with Cognos BI report development
  • Demonstrated knowledge with one or more business intelligence tools (e.g. Cognos, Business Objects, Hyperion, and SAS)
  • Able to obtain and maintain at least one or more applicable gaming licenses in multiple jurisdictions

If the candidatedoes not have the above, they may have the following:

  • Associate's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or a related field
  • Six years of progressive Information Technologyexperience
  • Two years of experience documenting requirements and designing end user reports in a business intelligence environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge with one or more business intelligence tools (e.g. Cognos, Business Objects, Hyperion, SAS)
  • Able to obtain and maintain at least one or more applicable gaming licenses in multiple jurisdictions

Competencies:

  • Certifications as required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of the software lifecycle
  • Knowledge of an enterprise class business intelligence tool such as Cognos
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL
  • Knowledge of the Teradata product suite
  • Demonstrated analytical skills and critical thinking skills

JobID: 1660060-AQG

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