Computer Aid, Inc.

  • COGNOS / BI Architect

    Location US-PA-Philadelphia
    Employment Type
    Experience Level
    Mid Level
  • Position Description/Responsibilities (CCC/Vendor)

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Provide comprehensive enterprise BI solutions for management & operational solutions for staff
    • Participate in the design/build of operational systems to ensure data resources are designed with BI/Reporting "in mind" from inception
    • Act as a subject matter expert for COGNOS BI tool and solutions
    • Define, architect, build and deploy reporting solutions and dashboards
    • Architect COGNOS environment to scale from few users to enterprise wide rollout including redesigning overall architecture, lean design, data modelling and flexible/scalable package creation in framework manager, security, performance and more as determined
    • Architect and Design Visualization dashboards through Tableau

    Position Requirements/Technical Skills (CCC/Vendor)

    Required Skills:

    • Experience working and collaborating in a team environment with minimal supervision, and follow predetermined guidelines
    • Experience including design and implementation of new Reporting/BI solutions, from Whiteboard to -implementation to support
    • Demonstrated experience and ability to work with business users to gather requirements and manage scope.
    • Expertise in the preparation of the architecture and design of data integration strategies and the implementation of data stores.
    • Expertise in DWH implementations including expertise in Kimball and Inmon design methodology
    • Expertise in designing scalable and flexible solutions in COGNOS including creating models and packages in framework manager, hierarchies, etc.
    • Advanced skills using Cognos Report Studio, Query Studio, Active Reports, and Business Insight Advanced.
    • Expert-level knowledge of SQL, stored procedures, views, and triggers.
    • Experience with SQL Server, Oracle, and proprietary databases including OLAP cubes
    • Experience in leading at least one complete Cognos implementation including, installing, configuring, and tuning Cognos architecture that is distributed over multiple servers.
    • Experience in leading at least one Cognos implementation involving migrating COGNOS from a legacy to new environment from another data warehouse tool to Cognos.

    Company Overview (CCC Only)

    CAI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities will receive consideration and are encouraged to apply.

    Computer Aid, Inc. (CAI) is an innovative solutions company managing engagements with numerous Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies. CAI is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania with a staff of over 4,200 professionals working at locations around the world in a variety of industries. Our services leverage technology to provide outstanding customer experiences that generate new value for our clients, our employees, and our greater communities.


    CAI is building a culture of continued learning, support, and personal development in a collegial environment. We also strive to make a positive impact on our surrounding communities through various outreach programs. We make a positive difference for our associates and the communities in which we serve.


    Our mission: Provide industry-leading services and an incredible workplace for our associates, while making an impact on our communities. For more information on our professionals, services, and industries we support, please see our website

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