Senior Data & Analytics - Cognos Analytics Software Engineer #SGUnitedjobs

  • Job Category
    Information Technology
  • Job level
    Senior Executive
  • Contract type
    Contract, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$4000 - S$6000

Job Description


In a challenging and multicultural environment, we seek a IBM Cognos Business Intelligence and Analytics Software Engineer to join our Data & Analytics Centre of Excellence.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented team-player to join a technology team that is responsible of a portfolio of solutions for various business lines of the bank (Risk, Finance, Compliance, Market Risk, Trade Finance, Operations, …). Cognos Analytics is used as core stacks of the solutions designed by the team, to fulfill advanced analytics requirements with a focus on performance and reliability, for Finance Department.

Main responsibilities

Main responsibilities of the role:

  • Gather business requirements from Clients or Business Analysts
  • Design & Develop solutions based on requirements
  • Maintain a high standard of delivery quality
  • Innovate and look for new solutions/components
  • Build POCs to demonstrate new usage and present them in senior audience
  • Elaborate project documentations (Design documents, deployment guide, …)
  • Maintenance of existing BI projects
  • Interact and provide reporting to project managers

Continous Improvement

  • Capability to be force of proposal regarding the continuous improvement (such as “automation testing”, “auto packaging”…)

Qualifications and Profile


  • Expertise in IBM Cognos Analytics V11.x
  • Expertise in Cognos reporting environment is a requirement (Report Studio/Analysis Studio/Framework Manager/Transformer) :2+ years of Cognos Report development experience
    1 year with the latest version Cognos Analytics 11.x
    2-3 years of experience with the Framework Manager
  • Expertise in writing SQL queries and performnance optimization
  • Expertise in Data Warehouses modeling and semantic layer definition
  • Knowledge of Microsoft BI technologies (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS) is a plus
  • Knowledge of BIML is a plus

Nice to have

  • Exposure to other data visualization tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Qlik)
  • Exposure/knowledge of databases such Vertica, Teradata.
  • Exposure to data analytics, data science (Python, Spark, etc)
  • Exposure on development on .Net (4.5 to 4.8)
  • Exposure to Data virtualization

Other Professional Skills and Mind-set

  • Proactive style of working
  • Strong communication (written, and verbal) and organizational skills
  • Strong desire to keep abreast of emerging technologies
  • Team player mindset
  • Understanding and respect of cultural diversity

This position is one year contract to start with.

Optimum Solutions Company Registration: 199700895N

Closing on 05 Mar 2021