DXC Technology Cognos Developer II in Conway, Arkansas
Applies specialized knowledge to conceptualize, design, develop, unit-test, configure, and implement portions of new or enhanced (upgrades or conversions) business and technical software solutions through application of appropriate standard software development life cycle methodologies and processes. Interacts with the Client and project roles (e.g., Project Manager, Business Analyst, Data Engineer) as required, to gain an understanding of the business environment, technical context, and organizational strategic direction. Defines scope, plans, and deliverables for assigned components. Understands and uses appropriate tools to analyze, identify, and resolve business and or technical problems. Applies metrics to monitor performance and measure key project parameters. Prepares system documentation. Conforms to security and quality standards.
Preference will be given to candidates local to Conway, Arkansas; Jackson, Mississippi; or El Paso, Texas.
Participates as a member of development team.
Completes development of units with designs prepared by more senior developers.
Participates in code reviews. Prepares and executes unit tests.
Performs software design.
Applies company and 3rd party technologies to software solutions of moderate complexity.
Configures end-user or enterprise systems designed by more senior technologists.
Education and Experience Required:
- Typically a technical Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and a minimum of 2 years of related experience.
Knowledge and Skills:
2 or more years’ experience writing code in IBM Cognos Analytics.
Experience querying databases from Cognos; preferably Oracle databases.
The best candidates will have experience working with data in the Healthcare Industry, especially payor or government.
Basic understanding of modern SCM (software configuration management).
Basic understanding of testing tools and unit test scripting, and testing methodologies.
Experience using (or an understanding of the use of) an Integrated Development Environment (e.g., Eclipse, Visual Studio).
Understanding of quality and security standards.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
DXC Technology is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities