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Cognos Report Developer

Annapolis Junction, MD - Full Time

Report Developer - Cognos 

Ft. Meade, MD

U.S. Citizenship is required.- Security Clearance: TS/SCI with an appropriate agency Polygraph is required.

The Report Developer provides functional and technical development in support of comprehensive report development from corporate data sources.  Ensures the creation, delivery, and modification of queries, and reports; ensures management of reports for the CD user base; ensures the successful deployment of business intelligence reports to the production environment; works with customers to develop detailed functional specifications.


  • Produces, maintains, enhances, and updates technical and non-technical software development program documentation.
  • Documents system requirements from functional requirements and/or customer interviews.
  • Gathers and analyzes technical information and creates clear, readable documents, in the form of use manuals, end-user training materials, reports, and contract deliverables that conform to applicable contract and/or Agency standards.
  • Develops and delivers training, outreach, presentations and program facilitation in support of solutions and systems.
  • Develops basic cubes, reports and dashboards (e.g., creates reports from report packages with 3-5 data sources, uses calculations and data aggregations, creates list and crosstab reports, incorporates charting features creates drill-through reporting) and ensures they are tested in the development and test environments before being moved to production.
  • Coordinates with CDW and application developers to bring in required data fields and sources.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Business, or related discipline is required.  An additional four (4) years of report development experience on projects with similar scope may be substituted for a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Completion of COGNOS Report Authoring training using COGNOS v10 (or later) suite is required.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in report development is required.
  • Five (5) years of experience with COGNOS Business Intelligence software suite with at least four (4) years of COGNOS v10 (or later) OR five (5) years with a comparable COTS Business Intelligence Reporting tool with at least two (2) of those years on the current version.
  • Two (2) years’ experience creating reports and dashboards.
  • Four (4) years’ experience with an SQL language, such as Oracle.
  • Three (3) years’ experience creating power cubes.
  • Completion of COGNOS Report Authoring training using COGNOS v10 (or later) suite.
  • Two (2) or more years’ experience with customer training and presentation.
  • Familiarity with NSA Business Processes desired.
  • Experience working with UNIX is desired.
  • Experience with Metrics Manager is desired.
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