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Cognos Administrator

  • Location: Kennesaw, Georgia, 60606
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

Our global client in the risk management space seeks a Cognos Administrator on a direct hire basis to be based in either Chicago or Atlanta.

Opportunity:

Cognos Analytics Administrator will play a key role in the development and support of our growing use of Cognos Analytics applications in the organization.   

Essential responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the installation, configuration and support of Cognos Analytics Software
  • Provide Cognos administrative support for functions including:
    • Server configuration (architecture and design),
    • Security hardening (ex. permissions for users, managing capabilities for license types)
    • Software installation and managing upgrades
    • Cognos specific reporting capabilities
    • Troubleshooting report issues
    • Framework design
    • SSO integration support
  • Manage Business Objects Software installation, configuration and support including:
    • Server config (including architecture and design)
    • Security hardening (ex. permissions for users, managing capabilities for license types)
    • Software installation and managing upgrades
    • Cognos specific reporting capabilities
    • Troubleshooting report issues
    • Universe design
  • Oversee Qlik software installation, configuration and support including:
    • Server configuration (including architecture and design)
    • Security hardening (ex. permissions for users, managing capabilities for license types)
    • Software installation and managing upgrades
    • Troubleshooting reporting issues
  • Configure and support Domo advanced analytics including integration of support tasks (ex. SSO configuration, data source setup and administration).  Demonstrate familiarity with administrative support functions.

Required Skills

  • Minimum 2 to 3 years experience in administrative roles
  • Preferred experience in Cognos version exposure 8.x, 10.x, 11
  • Preferred experience in Cognos programs (Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Framework Manager, Cognos Connection)
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years experience with Business Objects (4.25) and Qlik Sense