Senior Cognos Developer
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 3 months CTH
This position is responsible for development and maintenance of Cognos BI reports and database applications. Duties include: Participation in business requirements gathering and program design; Development and maintenance of both database objects and Cognos BI reports; Support of user acceptance testing; Collaboration with Cognos Administrators and/or Database Administrators for change implementation; Assistance of our internal users with the application issues, data inquiries, and query results; Research, evaluation and recommendation of new technologies.
*BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
*4 + years of experience in IBM Cognos BI, designing and developing reports using Cognos Product Suite (Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Query Studio, and Framework Manager).
*4 + years of experience in database programming with Microsoft SQL Server. Experience with database design and maintenance, creation of tables, development of complex views, stored procedures and user-defined functions.
*Experience with the full development life cycle, from gathering business requirements through implementation;
*Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills;
*Time management skills and multi-tasking abilities;
*Ability to work independently or collaborate with team members.
PREFERRED JOB REQUIREMENTS
Preference will be given to candidates with the qualifications to above Job Requirements AND 3 years of experience in application development in Visual Basic, VBA, VB .net, or other visual programming language.
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