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Cognos Developer - £500 per day

Cognos Developer - £500 per day

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Harry Noble

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Role Overview:

The client, a pioneering pharmaceutical research company, is recruiting for an experienced Cognos developer with strong communication and stakeholder management skills. You'll be responsible for individual requests covering the entire life cycle from requirement elicitation to publishing and support. The client will expect you to develop new reports and maintain existing reports across the full spectrum of business operations all within a fully documented process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to full life cycle of safety data retrieval activities data query, authoring, validation and publishing reports
  • Demonstrate attention to detail, teamwork and initiative
  • Comfortable working with stakeholders to implement and support drug safety systems in accordance with regulatory requirements and Gilead business practice
  • Provision of relevant documentation in line with current practices
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Independently establish work priorities and direction with minimal input from a manager
  • Adhere to Gilead core values of teamwork, integrity, accountability, excellence and inclusion

To be considered, you will have:

  • 2+ years of Cognos 10/11 development experience preferably in the pharmaceutical industry in Drug Safety
  • B.Sc. in a related life sciences field (desirable)
  • Good knowledge of relational databases, data processing, and enterprise software applications
  • Technical experience with databases and end user support
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Detailed working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Exposure to Argus data capture tool
  • Experience with multiple BI tools is preferred