Job Description :
ROLE
IBM Cognos Developer

LOCATION
Atlanta GA

DURATION
LONG TERM

RATE
DOE

DIRECT CLIENT
YES

INTERVIEW TYPE
In-Person Only

Local candidates strongly preferred

ALL candidates MUST be able to attend a personal interview, NO phone
interviews, NO Skype, NO exceptions

State Experience Highly Preferred

U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to
apply

Note: For H1 While submitting I need consultant I 797 OR ID Proof.

Summary

The Information Technology Services (ITS) is a central division of the
University System of Georgia (USG The USG is comprised of 28 higher
education institutions 28 institutions enroll over 315,000 students each
fall.

The intermediate Cognos developer position will contribute about 70% of
their time to a Cognos self-service report development and 30% to
operational report development. USG is upgrading Cognos from 10.2.2 to
Cognos Analytics v11. The position reports to the Director of Business
Intelligence.

Job Description

Cognos self-service report and dashboard development - 70%
* Develop self-service reports against USG data warehouse in Cognos 10.2.2
for the research and policy office of USG
* Once the developed reports are migrated from Cognos 10 to Cognos
Analytics v11, fix report issues in Cognos Analytics v11 if there is any so
that these reports can run successfully in Cognos Analytics v11 environment
* Assist internal analysts with development issues related to Report Studio
report development
* Recommend technical solutions for USG by Numbers public dashboards
project (active report? Dashboard? Report Studio
* Develop USG by Numbers public dashboards in areas of Enrollment,
Graduation Rate, Retention Rate and Degree Conferred based on the business
requirement
Operational Cognos report development - 30%
* Develop operational Cognos reports to support data collections
* Enhance the existing Cognos reports based on business requirement
* Assist in deployments and migration validations
* Assist with Motio setup and config of building and automating test suites
and assertions

Qualifications

* 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
* Skilful 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.