REGCD-2523-Cognos-Dev

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client is seeking a Senior COGNOS Developer to develop Analytics components like dashboards with complex data set and different types of reports. As this is a senior role, the resource will develop analytics outputs that will play a key role in both operational and strategic decision making by senior executives, facility directors and the front line staff. This resource will be working independently and may need to collaborate with other resources as needed to develop outcomes in alignment with priorities and expectations. 
SkillsCognos, Reporting, Dashboards, Data Warehousing 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Demonstrated report development experience at a senior level using Cognos Version 11 or higher and its components such as Framework Manager, Report Studio, Query Studio etc.
  • Demonstrated senior level experience with data warehouse, report and dashboards development using dimensional and relational databases, database querying techniques, and data analysis, data mapping and problem solving with complex data sets using various tools and techniques.
  • Demonstrated senior level experience in data validation and accuracy of data between reports/dashboard and sources such as database, spreadsheets etc. Candidate must be available to work fulltime and onsite at a Government of Saskatchewan office in Regina, SK.
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Proponents are required to clearly describe how they will be committed to addressing and maximizing local employment opportunities for Saskatchewan residents, supporting Saskatchewan industry, and generating economic development.
  • Demonstrated senior level experience in documenting complex business processes in a legible manner and communicating with customers, business experts, sponsors and other IT experts.
  • Demonstrated senior level experience working with different functional teams including ETL developers, Data Modellers, Architects, PM, BA and other senior/junior report developers.
  • Demonstrated query or report performance tuning experience.
  • Demonstrated strong communication (written and verbal), interpersonal, business acumen, and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated experience with knowledge transfer including documenting the user manuals, and leading the knowledge transition to employees.
 
LocationRegina 
Work Environment1 year with 2 possible 1-year extensions 
Hourly RateNegotiable