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senior cognos consultant and backup admin resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary
Around 8+ Plus years of IT experience in Analysis, Installing and Configuration, Design, Development, Production support and Administration of IBM Cognos products. *Over 7.6+ experience in Implementation of an Enterprise Wide reporting system using Cognos 8.1,8.2,8.4,10.1,10.2.1,10.2.2 and IBM Cognos Analytics (Cognos V11). *Have experience in Cognos BI Suite.(Report Studio/ Query Studio /Analysis Studio/ Event Studio/Framework Manager/TM1/Cognos workspace(Business Insight)/Cognos workspace advanced(Business Insight advanced)/CAFE/Cognos Administration Tasks) *Have good experience in installing and configuring enterprise Cognos BI products on multi server environment, have very good experience in Cognos 8 to Cognos 10 migration. *Have experience in Cognos 10 to Cognos V11 (Cognos Analytics)migration *Developed visualizations and Data modules in Cognos Analytics *Extensive experience in designing BI applications, interacting with the business and IT analysts for requirements understanding. *Expertise in crating Relational and DMR models and packages using Framework Manager have knowledge in OLAP cube building using Power play Transformer *Have very good experience in TI process and creating cubes using TM1 *Extensive experience in using Report Studio *Extensive experience in creating complex reports using Advanced Drill through, Master Detail report, Cascading Prompts, Conditional Variables, Render Variables, conditional Formatting Customized prompts. *Proficient in developing standard and complex Dashboards with Area charts, Pie charts, Cross tabs and Multi prompts using Report Studio, Go Dash Board and Business Insight. *Developed reports using different types models such as Relational, DMR, OLAP Cubes *Have knowledge in building OLAP Cubes for distribution using Power Play Transformer *Have knowledge in InformaticaPower center for Extraction, Transformation and Loading of data into Data Marts. *Experience in designing, developing and maintaining Impromptu, Cognos Power Play and Report Net reports. *Experience in applying Cognos security in FM and Report studio level. Motivated and results-driven Analyst with a proven track record in data analytics and process mapping. Proven ability to identify business needs and develop valuable solutions to drive accuracy and process efficiency. Seeking an opportunity to drive business effectiveness through making recommendations based on data findings. Business and data analyst with [number] years’ experience across diverse industries. Seeking an opportunity to bring expertise in analysis and testing of business requirements to drive the deployment of applications, business processes and system solutions. Highly analytical and detailed with a documented track record in full software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies and Agile techniques. Business and data analyst with [number] years’ experience across diverse industries. Seeking an opportunity to bring expertise in analysis and testing of business requirements to drive the deployment of applications, business processes and system solutions. Highly analytical and detailed with a documented track record in full software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies and Agile techniques.
Skills
  • Operating Systems
  • Databases
  • Primary Tools & Skills
  • Secondary Tools & Skills
  • Languages

Windows 98/XP/2007,2010SQL Server 2005/2008,2014,DB2,Oracle9I,Oracle 11GCognosImpromptu,8.1,8.2,8.4,10.1,10.1.2,10.2,10.2.2Cognos Go, Cognos Go Dashboard,TM1,TM1 Performance Modeler,TM1 Architect,TM1 Web,TM1 Perspective,Powerplay Transformer,TableauQlikviewSSRSSAP WEBISQL, PL/SQL, T-SQL, XML

Work History
Senior Cognos Consultant and Backup admin, 01/2016 - 01/2017
Two95 International Inc. , ,
  • As part of migration we have to migrate reports (approximately 200+) from Cognos8 to Cognos10.2.2,Re-designing reports as per new requirements, Re-developing models and performance tuning reports using Relational and DMR Models pointing to Oracle ExaData.
  • Earlier these reports are based on ISAS data source (Cube and Relational).
  • Responsibilities:.
  • Re-designing reports using DMR Models, Cubes and Relational models where data is coming from various data sources such as Oracle Exadata,DB2.
  • Under sting new report requirements and interacting with business for more requirement clarifications.
  • Performance tuning reports.
  • Developing, enhancing and testing Cognos framework manager models and transformer cubes.
  • Resolving defects or issues logged by the QA Team.
  • Involving in Cognos V11 migration plan and analysis.
  • Creating reports in Cognos 11 (Analytics) and giving presentation to the Business.
  • Creating parameter maps and macros as per new reporting needs.
  • Modifying cubes using Cognos Transformer.
  • Adding Stand Alone filters to be used by users for ad-hoc querying.
  • Creating power cubes using Power play Transformer.
  • Developing advanced BI reporting tools using Cognos Report studio and Java which can be used for decision making by business.
  • Generated various List Reports, Grouped Reports, Cross tab Reports, Chart Reports, Drill-Down and Drill-Through Reports.
  • Created Dashboards using IBM Cognos Workspace, which allows using IBM Cognos content and external sources to build sophisticated interactive workspaces that provide insight and facilitate collaborative decision-making.
  • Created agents using EVENT STUDIO to monitor business events and to fire appropriate actions.
  • Developing reports in Cognos and deploying them to RoamBI (mobile).
  • Acting as a bridge between Development and Admin team in deployments, performance and access permissions.
  • Working with admin in Installing and configuration of Cognos 11 (Cognos Analytics).
  • Developing in visualizations and data modules using new Cognos V11.
  • Creating complex reports using master detail relationships, report bursting and Java scripts.
  • Performance tuning by analyzing and comparing the turnaround times between SQL and Cognos.
  • Deploying Cognos Codes from dev to SPT/QA/Production.
  • Working on bug fixing and enhancements to existing Cognos reports in Report Studio, cubes in.
  • Testing report output against the database to validate the report.
  • Developing and modifying Business Intelligence analytical reports/ dashboards using Tableau Desktop and worked on all types of report types like tables, matrix, charts, sub reports etc.
  • Creating visualizations in Tableau using Dual Axis, Box Plots, Bullet Graphs, Tree maps, Bubble Charts, Water Fall charts, funnel charts etc., to assist business users in solving complex problems.
  • Developing ,Testing and deploying ROAMBI reports.
  • Providing estimates for fixes.
  • Environment : Cognos 10.2.2,Cognos 11,Oracle Exadata,DB2,SQL Server, RoamBI, Jira ,Tableau 9.0.
  • Implemented Value Added Processes (VAP) to improve data transformation.
  • Participated in requirements meetings and data mapping sessions to understand business needs.
  • Identified and documented detailed business rules and use cases based on requirements analysis.
  • Transformed project data requirements into project data models.
  • Documented business workflows for stakeholder review.



Senior Cognos BI Development Module Lead and Administrator, 09/2015 - 2016
Atlas Air , ,
  • Scope of this project is to migrate all Cognos 8.4 reports to Cognos 10.2.2.elimminating all Cognos 8.4 unused report s.
  • migrating models and cubes across different environments, establish security groups and define roles.
  • Analyzing failed reports and fixing them.
  • Creating reports as per new requirements in Cognos 10.2.2.Implement contractual reports by the successful implementation of multidimensional dashboards, reports, and packages based on customer requirements and schedule Acted as a single point of contact for the whole project.
  • Gathered requirements from business analyst and prepared Low level and High Level business documents.
  • Installing Cognos Application on multi server environment.
  • Installing and configuring Framework Manager, Report Studio, Query Studio, Metric Studio, Cognos ReportNet and analysis tools such Cognos Transformer.
  • Patching, Upgrading, Migration of Cognos Application servers.
  • Maintaining the integrity, security, performance and availability of Cognos environments.
  • High availability and Disaster recovery - installation and configuration at Application server layer.
  • Providing capabilities to Cognos users.
  • Security implementation, Configuration and maintenance.
  • Support , Maintenance and Monitoring of Cognos platform and performance.
  • Deploying Cognos content from one environment to another environment.
  • Configuring Audit database.
  • Creating report to eliminate unused reports list in Cognos 8.4.
  • Prepared complex Master detail and Drill through reports.
  • Creating List, and Cross-Tab reports, prompts, multiple queries and conditional blocks.
  • Creating tabbed reports in Cognos 10.2.2.
  • Upgraded/migrated reports from 8.4 to 10.1.1.
  • Created reports query sets such as Join, Union.
  • Developed complex reports using different features like drill through, queries , master detail and crosstab.
  • Generated several medium to high level complexity reports using Report Studio as a Senior Cognos Developer.
  • Developed Dash Board Reports using Cognos workspace advanced.
  • Created Drill through reports for Report Studio Reports for much detailed information.
  • Developed prompt Pages, Cascaded input Prompts to display only the selected entries in the report and also worked on the customization of prompt parameters.
  • Scheduled reports in Cognos Connection and Bursting Reports through email and directories.
  • Developing reports using RAVE.
  • Migrating Cognos planning cubes to TM1 using TM1 performance modeler.
  • Creating TI process using Turbointegrator Process.
  • Coordinate with IBM for PMR requests.
  • Providing training on new Cognos 10.2.2 to the team and stakeholders.
  • Fixing migration issues in the reports.
  • Preparing un used reports and using report list then finalizing list of new reports need to be developed in New BI system.
  • Prepared complex Master detail and Drill through reports.
  • Creating List, and Cross-Tab reports, prompts, multiple queries and conditional blocks.
  • Creating tabbed reports in Cognos 10.2.2.
  • Upgraded/migrated reports from 8.4 to 10.1.1.
  • Created Dashboard Reports by translating data into visually rich presentations using different types of charts, and other graphical elements to show multiple results together.
  • Developing reports using RAVE.
  • Familiarity with advanced in-memory analysis, visualization capabilities and Cognos Mobile Environment
  • Participated in requirements meetings and data mapping sessions to understand business needs.
  • Identified and documented project constraints, assumptions, business impacts, risks and scope exclusions.


BI Module lead and Backup Admin, 08/2014 - 08/2015
Solar Turbines , ,
  • Role
  • Designed and developed schema data models.
  • Identified and documented detailed business rules and use cases based on requirements analysis.
  • Participated in requirements meetings and data mapping sessions to understand business needs.


Module Lead , 02/2013 - 08/2014
Pearson , ,
  • Pearson is the world's leading education company.
  • From pre-school to high school, early learning to professional certification, our curriculum materials, multimedia learning tools and testing programs help to educate millions of people worldwide.
  • Project Scope


Senior Cognos Developer/Data Analyst, 02/2012 - 01/2013
Suncorp Bank , ,
  • Suncorp Bank is finance, insurance and banking corporation based in Australia.
  • Suncorp also owns different brands like AAMI, Apia, Just Car Insurance, Shannons, Insure My Ride, Vero, Terri Scheer, Bingle, CIL, Asteron and Tyndall.
  • The aim of project is currently Suncorp has data in different data warehouses and using different Reporting Tools like SAS, BO, Prophet, MSTR to generate reports for analysis now Suncorp wants to maintain one Data Warehouse and Cognos reporting environment for all brands.
  • We as a development Team, analyzing requirements and Developing Cubes, Models, Reports to satisfy client's requirement.
  • Responsibilities
  • Participated in requirements meetings and data mapping sessions to understand business needs.
  • Transformed project data requirements into project data models.
  • Designed and developed schema data models.

Senior Cognos Developer and Production Support Engineer, 01/2011 - 2012
IForce , ,
  • The purpose of the BI and Reporting Solution for IForce is to enable IForce to deliver their clients with a unique EReporting service that will provide IForce with a competitive advantage compared to their competitors.
  • The EReporting service will create future opportunity to lock in the clients by providing unique service and create potential to generate additional revenue from clients, reduce the overall cost and effort related to the current manual reporting process and provide a common BI platform delivering internal management and financial reports creating transparency and increasing the potential for optimization of the effectiveness of the business processes and reducing operational costs.
  • Responsibilities
  • Designed and developed schema data models.
  • Modified existing software to correct errors, upgrade interfaces and improve performance.
  • Coordinated statistical data analysis, design, and information flow.

Cognos Developer, 03/2009 - 2011
Wave9 IT Solutions , ,
  • Deere &Company usually known by its brand name John Deere .it is a US based Fortune 500 company.
  • John Deere is the world's leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery, tractors, combine harvesters, balers, planters, seeders, ATVs and forestry equipment.
  • The company is also a leading supplier of construction equipment, as well as equipment used in lawn, grounds and turf care, such as ride-on lawn mowers, string trimmers, chainsaws, snow throwers.
  • John Deere products and components are manufactured in 50 U.S.
  • facilities and in 65 other locations in 23 countries around the globe.
  • This project is to create reports such as Inventory, Business Perform Review, Brand Share Report, Price Brand Report, Promo Report for faster analysis and to take effective decisions by various levels of people in the organization over various time periods.
  • Responsibilities
  • Participated in requirements meetings and data mapping sessions to understand business needs.
  • Identified and documented detailed business rules and use cases based on requirements analysis.

Education
MBA: Systems and Application, Expected in 2011
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Periyar university - ,
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Bachelor of Science: Sciences, Expected in 2008
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Acharya Nagarjuna University - ,
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Certifications
IBM Certified Designer - Cognos 8/10 BI Relational Reports *IBM Cognos Certified Develop - Cognos 8/10 BI Relational Metadata Models *IBM Certified Designer - Cognos 8/10 BI Multidimensional Reports *IBM Certified Support Provider - IBM SVP Primary Support Provider MasteryProfess,

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School Attended

  • Periyar university
  • Acharya Nagarjuna University

Job Titles Held:

  • Senior Cognos Consultant and Backup admin
  • Senior Cognos BI Development Module Lead and Administrator
  • BI Module lead and Backup Admin
  • Module Lead
  • Senior Cognos Developer/Data Analyst
  • Senior Cognos Developer and Production Support Engineer
  • Cognos Developer

Degrees

  • MBA
  • Bachelor of Science

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