We now have a need for a Business Intelligence Cognos Reports Author to develop new and improve existing BI Cognos Reporting Capabilities to meet the current and emerging needs of the business.
- Design and develop IBM Cognos standard and ad-hoc reporting capability into the business
- Able to demonstrate practical experience in IBM Framework Manager
- Best practice in delivery of Security and Administration
- Continual optimisation of tools and techniques in accordance with company policy, challenging it where appropriate
- Ensure customer requirements are fully understood and adequately captured
- Carry out controlled define, design, build and testing of solutions
- Production of User Guides and Technical Documentation needed to successfully deliver and handover solutions into Business
- Support effective 2-way communication with the relevant CoCs on standards and best practice
- Bringing available external capabilities and best practice into the company to improve service data delivery, quality and cost effectiveness
- Proactive exploitation of services data capabilities
- 5 years + practical experience in design and creating IBM Cognos Reports
- Experience in designing and implementation of IBM Framework
- Strong business acumen
- Strong drive for delivering results
- Familiar with all aspects of the test cycles and able to effectively deliver supporting technical user information
- Knowledge of software development processes within large and complex organisations
- Drive for continual process improvement
- Managing application of data standards across organisational boundaries
- IT Systems and Information Architecture knowledge.
- Configuration control methodology / solution documentation
- Good interpersonal skills.
- Business rules development experience
- Relational databases
- OPTIONAL Background in engineering knowledge, preferable Gas Turbine / Aero.
- OPTIONAL Expertise in data management tools, techniques and technologies
· IBM Business Intelligence Cognos Reports v10· Advanced report development skills and fully conversant with Report Studio, Query Studio, Analysis Studio, Event Studio, Business Insight
· Experience in developing reports using relational and multi dimensional data sources
. Exposure to Maximo· Working knowledge of formal test tools
· Business Planning·TM1 · Informatica