Cognos BI Lead

Employer
CGI
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Cognos BI Lead Position Description CGI Federal is seeking a Cognos BI Lead for a long-term federal project. Your future duties and responsibilities - This position will lead a mission-critical TSA program that provides risk assessment of airports worldwide. - The program spans various technologies such as business intelligence, SharePoint, workflows, reporting and mobility. - As the Business Intelligence (BI) lead for this initiative, you will have the opportunity to lead a critical TSA program and to also transform from waterfall to Agile methodologies, data center to cloud, to migrate to new technologies and applications and migration to Microsoft new BI technologies. Required qualifications to be successful in this role - Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearance requirements, US citizenship is required. - Bachelor's degree required. - Minimum of 10 years experience with BI solution development and administration on the Cognos BI platform. - 3+ years of experience with Microsoft BI platform is preferred. - 5 years of experience as a Lead BI developer, responsible for overall architecture, design, development of complex BI solution; experience supervising or guiding other team members in all BI development phases or activities (database, metadata, business views, reporting, dashboard, charts, etc.). - Experienced with Cognos, Microsoft BI platform, database design and development. - Possessed skills (trained, certified) on BI concepts, tools and techniques. - Experienced in developing and training users for self-service BI solutions. - Experienced in database design and development that are optimized for data input, transform, extract, load and output (report, dashboard, web services, API). Desired: - Certifications in Cognos or MS BI platform At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at . This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please. All CGI offers of employment in the US are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information. SkillsEnglish Reference 553426