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Lead Cognos BI Developer
Ref No.: 17-20159
Location: Pleasanton, California, California

· IT experience involving various aspects of Business Intelligence Tools. Well versed with complete Life Cycle Development process including requirement analysis, documentation, development, testing, implementation, and maintenance.
· Strong experience in Architecting and designing business intelligence reporting model and developing complex reporting solutions using IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Suite 10.2 / 8.4 / series 7 ver 4 & Cognos Analytics (V11)
· Excellent communication Skills and need to collaborate with Business Team and drive requirements gathering and reporting solution design
· Expert level with developing metadata models in Framework Manager following best practices
· Expert level with developing Cognos Dynamic Cubes.
· Expert level with developing OLAP models, using Powerplay Transformer.
· Expert Level Dashboard design and Development Skills
· Experience with building solutions with Cognos SDK
· Experts level development skill within metrics studio
· Strong skills developing DMR models in Framework Manager and dimensional reports in Report Studio
· Skilled at training users to use Query Studio and Analysis Studio, Cognos Workspace
· Strong understanding of designing dimensional and relational models, star and snowflake schemas and different DW design paradigms.
· Strong proficiency in different SDLC methodologies.
· Experience in PL/SQL and query optimization techniques
· Solid experience in creating PL/SQL scripts and Stored Procedures to retrieve, load and manipulate data
· Experience with working with offshore
· Debug, monitor, and troubleshoot code and deployed solutions
· Should be able to handle change requests
· Should have a very good exposure in client interaction
· Strong Knowledge in IBM Cognos Go Office
· Mentor other team members in building Cognos skills