Job Description :
Title: Cognos Lead/Architect with upgrade experience- Partial Remote

Location: Atlanta, GA, United States

Length and terms: Long term - W2 or C2C

Job description:

* Government Agency - Candidate must be willing to sign a background check consent form at the time of submission
Cognos v11 upgrade and migration
Aware of known issues and limitations, advise advantages/disadvantages of certain design decisions related to the upgrade, recommend best practice for the upgrade
Provide and implement solutions to resolve technical difficulties encountered during the upgrade process, and gaps between Cognos 10.2.2 and Cognos Analytics v11
Review and performance tune Cognos server installation, environment and configuration
Enabling/supporting Cognos Connection portal pages
Installing and configuring Cognos Mobile and other features
Troubleshoot Break-fix report development resulting from the upgrades.
Recommend technical solutions fors public dashboards project (active report? Dashboard? Report Studio
Develop public dashboards in areas of Enrollment, Graduation Rate, Retention Rate and Degree Conferred based on the business requirement
Make dashboard mobile compliant
Qualifications
10 years Cognos
Expert level for IBM Cognos 10 and Cognos Analytics v11
Experience with Cognos upgrade from 10 to v11
Familiar with Cognos Analytics v11 new functionalities, like dashboard
Extensive experience with Report Studio in Cognos 10 and 11
Familiar with cube concept, design and best practice in Cognos 11
Skillful in Oracle database
Familiar with dimensional database structure, like star schema design
Strong data analysis and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills
Higher education working experience strongly preferred.