The primary role of the Senior Cognos Report Developer is to develop effective and high quality Cognos and Tableau reports that meet business requirements. Technical abilities include following Cognos, Tableau, SQL, Business Intelligence (BI) best practices, data management, security and content administration, performance tuning, unit testing and system testing support.
You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.
Data visualization - Design and create Cognos framework models and reports, as well as Tableau dashboards to support business requirements
Support Business Analysts - understand business needs and help define requirements for reporting solutions
Data analysis - Perform detailed data analysis, understand data structure and content, write complex SQL queries
Establish standards - Follow data visualization best practices, performance tuning, create/maintain report design related templates and artifacts
Quality Assurance - Unit test activities including developing test cases and documenting test results, supporting system and integration testing, identifying and resolving defects
Proactive and diligent in identifying and communicating scope, design, development issues and recommending potential solutions
5+ years of Cognos administration, security, modeling and reporting as well as advanced experience developing complex models using Framework Manager
5+ years of SQL (Oracle, SQL Server, Teradata or similar), including complex queries and stored procedures
3+ years of Healthcare claims domain knowledge in a data warehouse environment
3+ years of Enterprise Data Warehouse data models and dimensional modeling conceptsPreferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of Testing and Defect tracking tools like HP ALM/QC
5+ years of advanced Tableau report development Agile Scrum/Kanban experience
Strong communication skills
Demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines, follow development standards and effectively raise critical issues with potential solutionsCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords: Senior Cognos, Tableau Report Developer, telecommute, telecommuter, remote, work from home
Job Title: Senior Cognos - Report Developer - Telecommute
Shift: Day Job
Business: Optum Ops-Transactions
Telecommuter Position: Yes
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Overtime Status: Exempt
Posted Date: 6/21/2019
City: Eden Prairie
Country: United States
Department: Optum Ops-Shared Svcs Analytcs