Genesis10 is actively seeking a Cognos Lead for a 5-6 month contract role with a healthcare company located in Bloomington, MN.
The primary role of the Data Analytics Lead is to take the design and technical specifications and coordinate the Reporting and Analytics development of effective and high quality technical BI solutions that meet the business requirements. The technical domain of the Business Intelligence includes understanding Reporting best practices, tools and technologies, security in the BI environment, understanding of different data warehousing and dimensional modeling concepts, BI development, performance tuning, support system test and code deployment in production. The person performing this role would require having at least 5-7 years of Business Intelligence experience, preferably in healthcare domain and must have experience in leading a Business Intelligence team. Minimum of Five Years (5) experience as a Cognos Lead
Must have experience on the following:
5+ Years of experience in designing and implementing reports, scorecards and dashboards using Cognos- Framework , Query Studio, Metric Studio, Analysis Studio.
Experience in 8.X versions of Cognos is a must; knowledge on Cognos 10 capabilities is a plus.
Also need to have hands-on experience in Cognos installation and administration
Understanding of Enterprise Data warehouse data models and dimensional modeling concepts, framework design for canned and ad-hoc reporting and Business Intelligence Leadure
Experience in developing Business Intelligence solution on different databases like DB2, Oracle, Cache or Microsoft SQL Server with good SQL programming skills and understanding of performance tuning used in data management systems
Development experience of advanced reports, and ability to write supplemental code (SQL) to create customized reports.
Understanding of Portal integration of Cognos with applications like Microsoft SharePoint, Envision or custom Java APIs and setting up security roles for internal and external report users
Configuration Management with looks like Microsoft Visual Source Safe, Subversion etc
Demonstrated leadership skills, ability to meet tight deadlines, follow development standards and coordinate in between Collaborative Care business and Cognos Report development team
Work closely with the Collaborative Care Solution Lead and design and develop all the enterprise Business Intelligence Leadure.
Design report templates, create, manage and fulfill requests for reports and information.
Work with business owners to develop new summarized subject areas and reports.
Communicates status of the team to the Data Analytics Project , including status, issues and other needs
Manages day-to-day administration of Cognos infrastructure and well as task assignment for the Reporting development team.
Validate that the business requirements are complete, consistent, concise, and technically achievable.
Reviews the work of team members in terms of technical quality and completeness
Responsible for collaborating with business Leads, analysts and data analysts to resolve gaps between the reporting requirements and BI design specifications and ensuring these decisions are documented.
Produce high-level reporting specifications that meet business requirements within the scope of the pre-established or conceptualized Business Intelligence Leadure.
Produce detailed reporting specifications consistent with the reporting needs.
Identify and communicate proactively and diligently design and scope issues with the Director of Data Analytics
Conduct report reviews with customer as needed
Participate in data model and data mart design reviews.
Guide Cognos developers implementing the solution.
Creates other technical deliverable artifacts needed for project implementation.
Responsible for developing and mentoring project team both onshore and offshore and deployment of the solution in production
Oversee QA functions for the Reporting application, including ensuring that system and integration test plans are developed and executed.
Responsible for team effectiveness and maintains development task schedule.
Responsible for knowledge transfer, training and communication with the vendor, end users and team members
Pro-actively manages technical inter-dependencies across other teams inside the Health Care Company
Prefer undergraduate degree in Computer Science or related fields
Previous experience in Professional Services organization is an added advantage
Experience in Clinical analytics will be needed for this role
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
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