Support a business intelligence environment using Cognos & other IBM products. To design, build & deliver BI solutions using Cognos Analytics 11. Track down and improve or eliminate bottlenecks in the BI reporting & ETL environment.
The Georgia Technical Research Institute (GTRI) seeks a business intelligence developer to help support an environment using Cognos & other IBM products and to design, build & deliver BI solutions using Cognos Analytics 11. The developer will help track down and improve or eliminate bottlenecks in the BI reporting & ETL environment. PLEASE NOTE: This is a 6-month contract to hire position. The client is ONLY interested in considering candidates who will be open to becoming a full time employee after the 6-month contract period. Please do not submit anyone who does not meet that qualification. Job Responsibilities: - Support a business intelligence environment using Cognos & other IBM products - Troubleshooting of report issues and performance issues that are critical - Work with DBAs, report authors and system administrators to track down and improve or eliminate bottlenecks in the BI reporting & ETL environment - To design, build & deliver BI solutions using Cognos Anlaytics 11.x - Provide technical support to Cognos power users. Qualifications: - 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. - Must have excellent analytical, conceptual, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills. - Excellent communications skills, able to work effectively with business users to understand and clarify requirements as well as educate and resolve end user reporting issues. - Some knowledge of Oracle DB Administration Education Requirement: - Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science or closely related discipline Required Qualifications: - Cognos Analytics 11.x, Framework Manager, Event Studio, Oracle 12c, Relational, OLAP, Star Schema, Multi-dimensional database models. Preferred Qualifications - Experience with ETL tools like DataStage is a plus. - Experience with Tableau OTHER VARIABLES: Must be a US citizen.