Cognos BI Developer

Department:
Finance
Work type:
Permanent, Contract or Part-Time
Location:
Sydney, Australia
Closing date:
10/06/2018
  • Work on complex reporting solutions & build financial reports
  • Excellent opportunity to analyse & collaborate with the finance reporting team
  • Permanent or contract roles and that part time models may be considered

ASX leading global provider of Software Solutions for the Financial Services domain located in the heart of Sydney close to Pitt Street & transport

 

What you’ll be doing

Expanding the Cognos reporting suite in line with the internal business systems roadmap. As the first point of contact and the face for the Cognos development, you will be relied on for your ability to work with stakeholders to scope requirements, build and implement Business Reports and distribution.  You will be based in Sydney, backed and supported by the broader global finance and BI team. You will be relied on for your ability for Cognos development from end to end with a reputation for thinking outside the box.

You’ll be supporting the business in both strategic and BAU financial and operational objectives, with potentially an occasional need of international travel.  You will demonstrate an experienced background in Cognos BI and assisting in the deployment to Production of the reports and associated functionality.  This role will be leading a large Cognos BI roadmap.

Main activities

  • Cognos BI
  • Understanding the business requirements and building report specs based on the same
  • Understanding the distribution and reporting requirements
  • Problem solving and technical designing of the reports
  • Advising TM1 resources of appropriate structures to aid Cognos Reporting needs
  • Development of reports based on analysis and report spec’s that this resource creates
  • Continuous development of technical documentation and business processes
  • Dashboard Reporting

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Expert knowledge, understanding and practical, hands-on experience across all aspects of Cognos BI development, functionality and distribution methods
  • Understanding of the application of Information Management, Analytics or Business Intelligence in a commercial environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to distinguish between business and technical audiences
  • Established experience working in a fast-paced, agile environment where critical thinking and strong problem solving is required to succeed
  • Ability to develop complex BI solutions based on team configuration and reporting objectives across various operating models
  • Ability to work strategically, seeing the bigger picture along with working deep in the detail
  • Specific knowledge and experience in working in; TM1, Cognos BI and SQL is a must.
  • Experience in Fintech, Software and or professional services sectors is desirable but not essential

 

What we offer you

  • Fast paced & flexible role working in a supportive & collaborative global team
  • Flat structure providing opportunities to exert your influence
  • Communicative, experienced and respectful upper management team
  • Formal and informal flexible working arrangements
  • Reward and be rewarded for your hard work
  • Comprehensive benefits scheme with a focus on our employee’s well-being
  • Located in the heart of Sydney close to Pitt Street and public transport
  • Excellent building facilities, with run club, yoga and pilates weekly
  • Equal opportunity employer committed to embracing diversity and inclusion #LI-PRIORITIES

Apply now

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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