* Hands on experience in developing Cognos reports using the Cognos 10 BI suite of tools.
* Creates, modifies, enhances and maintains Framework Manager Models within Cognos BI.
* Provide technical assistance with troubleshooting reports by responding to inquiries and questions.
* Any other duties that may be assigned or required.
* 24x7 Production support.
Candidate Skill Set
* Hands on Experience on Cognos Report Development.
* 6-8 years of work experience in Cognos framework manager models and reports.
* Demonstrated ability using relational database concepts with a solid knowledge of Oracle, SQL and PL/SQL.
* Experience working in production environments on production servers and provide support.
* Troubleshoot issues independently.
* Knowledge of Cognos Security - Access Manager.
* Some knowledge of scheduling and distributing Cognos reports.
* Preferred experience with Agile, Scrum project development methodologies
* Strong communication skills - oral and written.
* Self-starter with strong work ethic.
* Experience being a Tech Lead on a team.
* Must have strong critical thinking, organizational, interpersonal communication, and multi-tasking and prioritization skills.
* Problem solver and desire to close issues; pragmatic and realistic with solutions.
* Professional demeanor, able to interact with all levels of the organization and work in a fast-paced environment.
* Ability to work independently and make sound decisions with minimal supervision and direction.
* Ability to work directly with front-office users to understand requirements and develop reports.
* Strong analytical, decision making & collaboration skills.
* Effective coaching, mentoring & leadership skills.