Cognos Sr. Developer


Cincinnati, OH

Industry: Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 431 days ago

  by    Sam Dubey

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Title: Cognos Sr. Developer

Location: Cincinnati, OH


Key Skills: Cognos Sr. Developer


Key Job Responsibilities / Job Description:

Develops and supports the information needs of the organization. Provides the facility and means to access the pertinent data primarily using the BI suite of products, Cognos, SQL queries and Microsoft tools for reporting and analysis.

Implements changes consistent with client requirements and established time schedules. Uses appropriate tools and technologies to develop and test the logic changes needed by various applications programs.

Work includes enhancing or maintaining existing applications, and the analysis of problems and implementation of fixes for defects reported in various applications. Focus is on the effective maintenance and support of applications that optimize the use of information to meet client business needs.

• Develops queries, reports, and end user applications to meet business needs

• Understands the flow of data in the organization, where corporate data is stored and decides on the best way of extracting data

• Creates and maintains appropriate documentation—designs and implements standards

• Interprets business requirements and produces information objects to support those requirements

• Troubleshoots and provides user support for data issues by reviewing program code and data source for flaws in design or integrity 

• Understands data warehouse processes

• Understands BI product suite


• Requirements analysis 

• Proficient in MS Office applications

• Strong analytical abilities

• Ability to relate numbers and calculations to ideas


• BI Tools, Cognos tools and Framework Manager preferred

• Insurance industry, P&C preferred

• Data warehouse/data marts preferred

• Actuarial skills are preferred

Knowledge & Skills Required:

• Software Development Life Cycle methodologies

• Systems Analysis & Design

• Software testing & quality assurance

• Relational Databases (e.g. DB2, Oracle, or SQL)


Skills Preferred:

• Business Intelligence tools

• Conflict Management

• INS21, 22, 23

• Project Management

$100K - $110K