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BIDW Cognos Developer - Contractor Specialist
Ref No.: 18-04065
Location: Burbank, California
Start Date / End Date: 05/07/2018 to 05/06/2019
Description:
Design, develop, and support of the overall Cognos Framework report model,Design and develop Business Intelligence reporting solutions (reports, cubes),Collaborate with Data Architect/DBA to develop/optimize the Star-schema model for the Cognos reporting tools (Power Play and ReportNet), Collaborate with Data Architect/DBA to maintain optimal reporting tables and views within Cognos, Develop and maintain technical documentation. Extremely proficeint in writing complex reports, java scripting, writing reports from a cube. Top 3-5 required skills: 1) Strong experience in creating OLAP CUBES using Transformer 2) Strong experience in creating Framework models 3) Deep understanding of best practices on Security and Modeling 4) Hands on experience in creating complex drill through reports 5) Experience in building at least one Cognos Reporting Solution from inception to delivery 6) Hand on and extremely proficient in Java Scripting Top 3-5 daily responsibilities: 1) Manage/Coordinate metadata migration across environments 2) Responsible for implementing best practices on Cognos report design, development and testing 3) Liase with Business and technical staff to ensure accurate understanding of Biz requirements and translation of biz requirements 4) Help in developing the standards for Cognos BI implementation 5) Creating Complex reports which may require using Cognos SDK and/or Java Scripting
Qualification Rating
Must Have
Health Screen
Health Screening Required? No
Non Clinical Screening Requirement
Does the assignment require specific license or certification? No
Is a Motor Vehicle check required? No
Additional Job Details
Bachelors degree required. 5 or more years of experience in Cognos reporting required. 5 or more years of experience in in SQL(Structured Query Language) required. Has experience reporting using star schema model. Tableau reporting experience preferred. Experience in writing complex SQL queries is preferred. Good oral and communication skills. Excellent creative, analytical and problem solving skills. Please read attached job description from Hiring manager.
Hours per Day 8
Hours per Week 40
Total Hours 2,088.00
Education
Bachelors
Is a specific license of certification required?
No
Is a Motor Vehicle check required?
No
Is a Health Screen required?
No
Is a Physical Exam required?
No

Attachment :
Cognos Developer
Description:
Cognos Reporting Developer will work with internal customers to understand requirements, Design and develop reports in Cognos tool by using data from various KP Internal systems in SQL Server, Oracle and DB2
Responsibilities:
  • Develops medium to Complex Cognos reports using data from various KP Internal databases in SQL Server and Oracle
  • Has expertise in reporting using Star schema model
  • Experience in building at least one Cognos Reporting project from inception to delivery
  • Researches and evaluates alternative Reporting solutions and recommends the most efficient and cost-effective solution for the project, ensuring consistency with enterprise direction
  • Consults with clients to document reporting requirements for medium sized projects and creates design documentation
  • Collaborates with database analysts to develop alternative solutions for meeting complex reporting requirements.
  • Provides direction, guidance, and technical support to clients, applications, and operations areas.

Basic Qualifications:
  • 5 or more years of experience in Cognos reporting
  • 5 or more years of experience in in SQL(Structured Query Language)
  • Has experience reporting using star schema model
  • Tableau reporting experience preferred
  • Experience in writing complex SQL queries is preferred
  • Good oral and communication skills
  • Excellent creative, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Onsite Burbank,CA

BA/BS Degree required.
This position will extend after funds for 2018 are approved. Contract to hire. Only submit candidates who can convert to FTE.