Sr Cognos Tech Lead
Accomplished a track record of leadership and development of end to end Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence solutions include administration, Client interaction, requirement gathering, analysis, design, development, Testing, deployment and post production support activities with major competencies in Cognos BI Tools, Datastage, SSIS and DTS.
Functional Expertise in sectors like Healthcare, Banking, Financial, Insurance, Oil & Gas and Retail
Excellent experience in installation, configuration and administration of Cognos ReportNet1.1, Cognos 8.1/8.2/8.3/8.4/10 BI Applications in both standalone and distributed environments; migrating artifacts from Cognos 7.4 to Cognos 8.4.1 and upgrading artifacts from Cognos 8.1 to Cognos 8.2 & Cognos 8.4.1 to Cognos 10.2.
Excellent experience in building relational/dimensional Model using FM; developing cubes using Transformer/TM1, data forecasting through Cognos Planning, creating reports through QS/RS/AS/ES/Workspace/Workspace Advanced and creating scorecards by Metric Studio
Excellent experience in Design/Development and Production Support of Data warehouse using Datastage/SSIS/DTS ETL Tools
Experience in Microsoft SQL Server 2000/2005/2008/2012 and Oracle 9i/10g/11g; Teradata 13.10 and Advanced Query Tool (AQT) & Teradata SQL Assistant
Sound experience in direct Customer facing and accountable for Solution Design, Development and Delivery to Customers
Very strong in Documentation (Project Plan, Functional Requirements Document, LLD\Solution Design Documents, Test scripts, etc.)
Adept in Team Management skills like tasking, delegation, monitoring, feedback, skill upgrade, competence management, career planning, motivation & mentoring of the team.