Design Strategy Corporation develops, implements, and manages cutting-edge technology for corporate clients. Since 1980, our firm has been recognized as an industry leader. Our clients count on us to provide exceptional service over the long term, at the best price.
We believe IT infrastructure and applications should drive productivity, not drain revenue. To help clients maintain their competitive edge, we bring deep technology expertise, proven methodologies, and a relentless focus on customer satisfaction.
Senior Cognos Developer : Jersey City, NJ
1/17/2017 7:42:16 AM
Senior Cognos Developer
Candidate would be expected to have a BS in Information Technology, Computer Science or related fields and a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in business information solution design and development.
5+ years of demonstrable experience with BI analytics design and delivery, preferably with Cognos 10.
MUST HAVE knowledge of dimensional modeling concepts and techniques, with proven project experience in design capabilities.
5+ years of SQL experience, including knowledge of analytic clauses (windowing, partitions, etc.). SQL Server preferred.
Experience with developing visualization techniques (dash-boarding, score-carding) in an analytics environment.
Understanding of OLAP concepts and differences between multi-dimensional cube and relational reporting. Cognos Transformer or Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services experience desired.
Understanding of differences between row-based and column store reporting desired.
Ability to work with technical teams (developers, architects, QA, infrastructure), business partners and software vendors to implement business information, analytic and reporting solutions on time and within budget.
Excellent team player with a proven background of individual contribution. Strong track record in building strong relationships.
PandC Insurance / Financial Sector experience is desired.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including strong listening skills
Ability to effectively communicate business and technical information to audiences with varying backgrounds
Ability to communicate with offshore teams and technical development teams
Ability to interact with senior management in a professional manner