The Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist’s role is to strategically design and implement BI software and systems, including integration with databases and data warehouses. This includes selecting, blueprinting, gathering requirements, designing, and rolling out BI solutions to end users. The Business Intelligence Specialist is also responsible for ensuring high levels of BI availability through support functions and in-depth testing.
Design, code, test, and document all new or modified BI systems, applications, and programs.
Develop the semantic layer, metadata, reports, and report definitions.
Develop graphs and portal interfaces.
Assist in the design of databases and data warehouses to ensure interoperability with BI solutions.
Analyze user requirements and, based on findings, design functional specifications for BI front-end applications.
Work with project managers to ensure that data entry, retrieval, change, and delete functions meet business requirements for project completion.
Conduct job duties and responsibilities according to the organization’s business systems development methodology and/or its Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology.
Design and deliver end-user training and training materials for Cognos and for other end user applications including the ERP and WMS applications.
Troubleshoot BI tools, systems, and software; performance-tune these applications as necessary.
Create and modify Cognos reports
Minimum of 3 years direct work experience in BI, specifically with Cognos.
Comprehensive data warehouse analysis and design experience, with a working knowledge of the Cognos data warehouse methodologies, data modeling, and reporting.
A working knowledge of MS SQL Server.
Strong ability to analyze user requirements and build front-end BI applications and reports according to specifications.
Full project management and development life cycle experience.
Experience with data processing flowcharting techniques.
At Consulting Professional Resources (CPR), we provide staffing and placement services in the information technology industry for corporations that require skilled personnel for managing and executing projects. We experience rapid growth and continue to expand in the IT market.
Our goal is to provide a more profitable connection between information technology services and the companies that ut...ilize them. We focus on providing measurable results and are fully committed to the success of our clients and employees alike. We stand behind our commitment with a performance guarantee to do whatever is necessary to meet this goal.
Continuous improvement is the standard that we apply to everything from employee compensation to customer satisfaction. Pursuing this philosophy, we have built a strong reputation for quality and professionalism, becoming the long-term IT solution for many premier clients.