BI Report Developer - Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd, Cape Town

  • Cape Town
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Banking, Finance
  • Posted by Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd on Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Reference: BI Report Dev
  • Apply before Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 52 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd

You will be gathering, analysing and documenting Business Data and Reporting requirements and translating them into reports and dashboards.




·         Engaging with business SMEs in order to document report requirements

·         Performing source data analysis and mapping

·         Designing reports or prototypes and presenting them to customers

·         Performing reverse engineering to determine the functionality of existing reports for re-writing

·         Developing Cognos models, reports and dashboards

·         Developing reports in other reporting tools as assigned

·         Performing enhancements and defect fixes for existing reports

  • Utilize Cognos Framework Manager to define data sources and metadata, design and build OLAP cubes
  • Design and implement management dashboards using Cognos

·         Drafting test plans and test cases linked to requirements

·         Developing technical documentation as required by program standards and writing end-user documentation as required

Candidate Requirements


·         Degree/Diploma in Information Technology or related fields – essential

·         Minimum of 2 years Cognos development experience

·         Experience utilizing Query, Reports, Analysis, Event, and Workspace Advanced Studios

·         Experience in OLAP solutions using Cognos tools for financial reports and dashboards

  • Data analysis experience in extracting, harmonising and structuring data

·         Experience in working with other data visualization tools (PowerBI preferred) for proof of Concepts

·         Proficient in SQL for data analysis

·         Proficient in MS office

·         Knowledge of Dimensional Modelling/Data Warehousing

·         Experience in Financial Services or Retail – advantageous

·         Strong communication skills

·         Attention to detail

·         Analytical ability

  • Solution orientated with ability to resolve complex Data challenges
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple deliverables
  • Solid planning and organisational skills
This position reports to: BI Manager Apply before Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 52 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd

Star Personnel Recruitment was established in 1986 and has become a well respected name in the recruitment and selection of top talent for a carefully selected number of the most sought after employers in South Africa. Having a reputation for expertly matching candidates based on skills, personality and attitude while treating all applicants in a confidential and professional manner.

With one of the most sophisticated and comprehensive recruitment databases in the industry, as well as a team of Senior Consultants constantly scouring the market for stars, Star Personnel takes the guesswork out of appointing top staff.