Primary responsibilities will include development and customization of reports using Cognos 10.1 business intelligence tools to meet business specifications. Ensures report integrity by adhering to standard processes for development, testing, QA, and move-to-production. Meets with business users to understand reporting needs and gain detailed information for report specifications. Works with other IT staff to identify new sources of data for reporting. Provides support for end-users and serves as tier-two support for reporting issues.
Individuals must have experience working with one of the Cognos reporting tools from 8.1 to 10.1, with emphasis in ReportStudio and Framework Manager. Experience with relational database management systems like Oracle, SQL Server, Netezza, etc. is required.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in business, computer science or related field preferred
One to two years of relevant Cognos experience.
Good understanding and solid experience working with relational databases. (Oracle, SQL Server, Netezza)
Strong analysis and design skills
Good communication skills
Ability to manage competing priorities in a complex environment
Ability to devise creative technical solutions
Ability to convey a strong presence, professional image, and deal confidently with complex technical problems
Agrium, Inc. - 2 years ago