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Business Intelligence (BI) / Cognos Developer

Posted by: EGS, Inc. <> on March 25, 2018 at 00:04:01. Click here to reply to this post via Email.Click here for help with email link

Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: Alexandria
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Zip or Postal Code: 22206
Reply to Recruiter via Text Msg: 8039989239

EGS Inc. is seeking a Mid-Level Business Intelligence (BI) / Cognos Developer for our Client in Alexandria, VA! This is a 1 year contract opportunity and we can offer a generous benefits package OR you can choose to go into a straight contractor rate in lieu of benefits!
If this job doesn't work for you, we do give a $500.00 referral fee for anyone that you refer and we get placed on the job!!

Send your resume as soon as possible as the deadline is Friday March 16, 2018 to or call Shirley Swanson at 803-648-1400! Hurry as you won't want to miss out on this great opportunity!

RFQ Number Mid-Level Business Intelligence (BI) / Cognos Developer
Mid-Level Business Intelligence (BI) / Cognos Developer for a large Federal project (Confidential) in Alexandria VA. Developers will work closely with team management and other team members. This position required USA citizenship and Security Clearance issued by Department of Defense mainly working in army, navy, or marine projects. One day WFH is allowed and it can be more than that based on responsibility and situation.
• Desired Education: Bachelor’s Degree
• Required Years of Experience: 5 years (note: 4 years of experience can be added in place of a Bachelor’s Degree)
Job Summary : This role will be responsible for analysis and understanding of business requirement along with actual implementation and delivery of additional capabilities on an enterprise wide BI software product which is part of a managed service. Associate will be responsible for understanding the ongoing roadmap of features adapted to the environment. The product is based on IBM Cognos. The role requires strong technical and structured individual with a passion for enabling technology, introducing fresh ideas and thinking that inspires and permeates the team.
Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal skills, as well as good client interaction skills.
Project Description:
• Provides technical consultation and support in the development of computer applications and programs
• Analyzes business requirements, designs and writes technical specifications to design or redesign program solutions
• Codes, tests, debugs, maintains and refines the applications to meet specifications.
• Enhances applications to reduce operating time and improve efficiency
• Prepares required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation.
• Analyze and document data requirements and relationships.
• Develop programming specifications to support development team(s).
• Writes and updates technical documentation such as users manuals, product specifications, and training materials
Knowledge, Technical Skills, & Ability:
• Understand business concepts behind reporting specifications
• Develop Framework Manager Models, BI Reports and Dashboards in IBM Cognos 8 & 10
• Produce technical design documentation including logical data models and detailed reporting specification consistent with reporting requirement.
• Conduct troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and problem resolution for report functions/specification.
• Knowledge of the Cognos reporting tool suite (Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Framework Manager, Event studio, Metrics Studio, Cognos cubes, Cognos SDK)
• Strong understanding of database & SQL. Should be able to design Database schemas to support report design as well as support ETL load.
• Experience with improving query performance and analyzing Cognos Query and Native Query.
• Create SQL queries against Oracle/SQL Server for data profiling, troubleshooting and tactical ad hoc reporting.
Desired Skills & Experience:
• Knowledge and experience in DoD project is an added PLUS.
• Current CompTIA Security+ Certification Preferred
• MUST be able to obtain CompTIA Security+ Certification within 1-2 months of start
Clearance & Citizenship Status:
• Must be US Citizen
• Current secret clearance from Department of Defense mainly in Navy, Army, and Marine


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