Job Description :
Job Title: Business Intelligence Specialist- (Cognos BI)
Location: Hillsboro, MD & Maryland Heighs MO
Duration: 18+ Months Contract

Job Description
Business Analyst / Cognos BI developer that can support reporting and analytics within a large Data Warehouse environment. The following skills are pretty much a must from that perspective (Highlighted Items are required):

· Domain Analysis experience using SQL or PL/SQL (Must have strong SQL, PL/SQL Skills)
· Prior experience as a report programmer/ETL Analyst Specialist in support of large-scale data warehouse and reporting projects (2TB and above)
· Business Requirements gathering and Analysis experience, as well as documentation
· Mapping experience to support ETL within a large Data Warehouse environment
· Creation / Execution / and Documentation of Test Plans for Transformation Processes
· Strong experience in creating and published packages in Framework Manager from various data sources. Prefer experience using multiple databases and tools and using leading or bleeding edge technologies. Familiarity with a broad range of database and Business Intelligence environments using IBM Cognos in Oracle, Netezza and SQL Server databases.
· Working / hands-on knowledge of data warehousing and business intelligence concepts, including various forms of modeling (dimensional and relational) and warehousing strategies.
· Well-versed in developing reporting applications using Cognos Business Intelligence components like Report Studio, Framework Manager, and Workspace Advanced. Must have minimum of 3-5 years developing with Cognos with a heavy concentration of experience in Cognos Framework Manager.
· Good Communication Skills are a must in this position as well as some minor PM skills as in some cases they will be the main contact for any process they are working on
· Strong experience in client interaction and understanding business application, business data flow and data relations from them.
· Working with the development team on Process Flows for ETL processing
· Familiarity with Implementation Plans and Documentation
· Experience in documenting processes of this nature, in order to write Turnover Documentation to support this on our Production Support Team

Client : Confidential