Looking for a Senior Cognos Consultant for a project in Malden

Role: Senior Cognos Consultant
Location: Malden, MA

Required qualifications:
5+  years’ experience with all Cognos components and 1+ year as part of that with Cognos 10, including: Framework Manager; Report  Studio; Data visualization tools
Strong SQL skills
BA/BS in Computer Science or related field.
Must be organized and detail-oriented.
Must have a team player attitude.
Proven experience working effectively with Business and IT partners.
Strong communication, both written and verbal.
Participate in the development, testing, and implementation of efficient, cost-effective reporting solutions.
Designs, develops, tests, implements and supports reporting solutions and enhancements.
Creates and maintains documentation to support the full software development lifecycle
Mentors others in areas of expertise, including current technologies, systems, business practices, and standards.
Evaluates business requirements and processes to provide possible solutions and accurate estimates for development efforts.
Effectively communicates with business partners, peers, and management.
Shape and enhance the Cognos technical design and development process

Desired qualifications:   
Broad knowledge of IT systems, processes and controls
Strong capabilities in analyzing data
Public Education work experience
Understanding of education data and/or terminology
Understanding of Kimball methodology

Production Support Specialist needed for State Project in Malden

Role: Production Support Specialist
Location: Malden, MA

The Selected Candidate will be working on a State Government Project

Qualifications

  • Must be a self-starter with good oral and written communication skills, who works well as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to satisfy customer requests and resolve software problems in a timely and professional manner.
  • Strong attention to detail and complex problem solving capabilities.
  • Strive to continuously build knowledge and skill, and share expertise with others.
  • Must have strong desire to learn and ability to acquire a solid understanding of current and future application architecture and business rules.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and juggle between multiple issues.
  • Knowledge of business system development, management, administration, and problem resolution.
  • Must have an understanding of relational DBMS (Oracle, MS-SQL, ACCESS, preferred)
  • Strong SQL skills in writing complex queries with join, union, sub-queries, aggregation etc. to support data analysis
  • Knowledge of MicroSoft Windows, Linux or HP/UNIX platform management, administration, SQL and Oracle databases and problem resolution preferred
  • Knowledge of Java, .Net, preferred

Required Education

BA in Computer Science or related experience as a developer, business analyst, systems analyst, data analyst, or other related position, preferred.

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