Job Description :
Description (including, but not limited to):
1. Technical expertise centered around a IBM/Cognos technology, technologies, or a portfolio of applications
2. Specialization in application, technical, domain, or solution architecture, including design and implementation of solutions
3. Successful development and maintenance of formal strategies, sourcing guidance, technical standards, blueprints, reference architectures, architecture patterns and technology roadmaps for a given architecture domain
4. Successful completion of technology projects within area of responsibility
5. Definition and management of team structure and resource levels to support business needs of functional area
6. Analyzing and estimating feasibility and compatibility of solutions with existing EA including hardware, network and other programs. Guide decision makers toward the final solution architecture which is most compliant with EA.
7. Conducting industry and market research of technologies and general themes in assigned architecture areas.
8. Engaging agency subject matter experts, business liaisons, and representatives as to ensure proper alignment between business and IT
Required Skills
9 years Cognos experience
3 years as Architect or lead
experience with technical standards, blueprints, reference architectures
Up to date knowledge of IBM/Cognos (up to and including version 10.2) and Oracle environments
both relational (normalized) and multi-dimensional (warehouse) data modeling
Ability to plan the structure of a large scale budget data base and provide technical architect drawings and documentation