Annual salary: 120k – 150k CHF
Assignment type: Permanent 100%
Location: Zurich or Bern
As a Senior Cognos Visualization Specialist your main responsibilities will involve:
•Maintenance and improvements to our current operational and strategic reports.
•Working with customers to identify new and more efficient reporting solutions. This will include translating business requirements into deliverables and identifying new techniques to present data.
•Designing and developing high quality strategic dashboards using active reports and mobile delivery methods.
•Managing tasks in a fast paced environment to ensure they are completed on time with attention to delivering high quality results.
•Understanding customer requirements and effectively managing expectations.
•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS/IS, Insurance equivalent or equivalent work experience.
•3+ years’ experience in Cognos 8 or 10 Report Studio designing reports with, relational and dimensional functions, unions, joins, drill-through, conditional formatting, experience authoring active reports and bursting techniques.
•3+ years’ experience with Framework Manager, Cognos Workspace, Cognos Workspace Advanced, Event Studio, Transformer.
•Experience designing interactive, customer appealing active report dashboards using RAVE visualizations.
•Strong database knowledge and some experience of ETL tools.
•Ability to read and write SQL is required.
•Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
•Able to learn technical concepts quickly and apply them effectively in the workplace.
•Able to adapt to changing business requirements and react quickly.
•Strong customer focus and results oriented attitude.
•Strong organizational and problem solving skills.
•Excellent written and spoken English (additional languages are an asset).