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Cognos Reporting Analyst

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

Grow your career as a Cognos Reporting Analyst with an innovative global bank in Irving, TX. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 3 days per week. Will involve authoring and producing reports using Cognos platform in the business unit.
  • Perform data analysis using Excel and Access and proficient knowledge of SQL.
  • Develop complex Cognos reports.
  • Develop Cognos Analytics dashboards.
  • Report Production: Produce monthly and periodic reports on designated Information Security (IS) programs and on any assigned topics. Work with the IS program owners, gather IS risk data from them, process the data as needed and produce IS reports and metrics. Maintain the reports as needed. Able to self-QC own reports and data, be able to present the data in clear and concise way.
  • Work on Metrics-related projects: Work on assigned projects which generally involve the above four areas.
  • Undergraduate degree is required. Prefer Master’s degree in Data Sciences/Cybersecurity.
  • Prefer Industry Info Security certifications.
  • 10+ years of experience working in Reporting and Analytics in Cognos.
  • Proficiency in Cognos report authoring is a must.
  • Must have data analysis and manipulation and data design skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Prefer Cognos Analytics development.
Required Technical Skills:
  • Design templates on Cognos platform.
  • Proficient in creating, modifying and generating reports.
  • Understand the concepts of ETL (Extraction, Transform, and Load).
  • Able to produce precise and well-crafted reports, familiarity with SQL, and databases.
  • Understand general Information Security and understand Info Sec metrics in particular.
  • Must have a working understanding of databases, tables, and data design concepts.
  • Must have good presentation skills and produce precise and well-crafted reports.
  • Be able to automate one's tasks for expediency.
Required Analytical Skills:
  • Able to work with structured and unstructured data and be able to answer questions about the data.
  • Able to analyze and present the data from different angles.
  • Able to put Excel and Access to use in the analysis. Able to perform simple macro writing and VBA programming.
  • Able to construct queries and manipulate the data when necessary.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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