Location: Arlington, TX
Date Posted: 01-18-2017
DAYS: Monday - Friday 
HOURS: 8a - 5p 
Rotating on call expected; some extended hours. 

REQUIRED EDUCATION: 2 years college coursework. Bachelors degree preferred. 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Specific application expertise may be a requirement dependent on the department the position supports. 

4+ years experience performing systems administration for complex BI reporting environments including Business Objects Enterprise XI (Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence, Business Universes, Xcelsius) or Cognos version 10.1+ ( Framework Manager, Transformer, Query Studio, Report Studio, and Analysis Studio) or MS SQL Server 2005 to 2008 R2 (SSIS, SSRS and/or SSAS) or Epic Reporting applications (Reporting Workbench, MyEpic/Radar, KB SQL, Chronicles). 
4+ years experience with Relational Databases and Structured Query language (SQL) including MS SQL Server (2005 and higher) DB2 and Oracle (10g or higher) 
4+ years experience in the following: systems security administration (native and Windows Active Directory), performance tuning, maintenance and troubleshooting web application servers, MS Windows host server environments and MS web browsers. 
 4+ years experience translating user requirements into detailed technical specifications and participating in reviewing technical specifications and developed solutions. 

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Epic Cogito PM certification preferred. Epic Cogito PM certification required within 6 months of assuming role. 

SKILLS: As defined in experience and ability to lead the projects from a technical perspective. 

Support & Maintenance - 30% 
Take responsibility for the Support and maintenance of the development, test and production Cognos or BOE/Crystal or SSRS or Epic Reporting environments. 
 Work with the DBA, ETL Architect, Business Analyst, and BI architect to changes to existing data marts, warehouse environments, and staging areas 
Support and maintain business reporting environment while preserving consistency, intuitive usage, quality data, and timely availability. 
 Responsible for the maintenance and periodic review of the Knowledge Base Documentation, updating as needed while mentoring/assisting others. 
 Consistently complete incidents within service level agreements and assist/mentor others 
Provide timely and accurate estimates for all requests while assisting and mentoring others 
Complete triage and root cause analysis on incidents identified in the production environment and ensure proper resolution 

New Development - 20% 
Design, build and deploy actionable reporting solutions while following established standards and mentoring others. 
Collaborate on design and architecture of required data marts to provide an accurate and performing reporting environment while mentoring others. 
Collaborate with key members of the design team to design, build, test, and deploy an environment that supports a single version of the truth, actionable results, flexibility for the future, and self-service. 
Conceptualize, analyze, develop, and deploy strategies for reporting on an enterprise level while mentoring others. 
Responsible for the accurate documentation of all newly developed reports using available tools 
 Ensure that Established Standards, Quality Requirements & Best Practices are followed in all development efforts. 
Develop, execute, and document complete and accurate structured system acceptance test plans while mentoring/assisting others. 
Develop detailed implementation plans while mentoring/assisting others. 
Communicates with customer, project team and vendors in a timely manner and escalates issues & risks appropriately, with little or no supervision. 
Identify, develop and document detailed Reporting requirements and detailed specifications through the Data Warehouse life cycle integrating with existing data warehouse environment. 
Review reporting code/design documents to verify accuracy; meet our standards and best practices, and meets business requirements. 
Provide timely and accurate estimates for analysis, design, development, testing, and deployment tasks while assisting and mentoring others. 
Work with the Data Architect, DBA, Business Analyst, and ETL Architect to develop high performance and highly scalable data marts. 
 Manage and maintain documentation and configuration control libraries for production reporting code while assisting and mentoring others. 

Administration - 20% 
Oversees the administration of the Cognos or BOE/Crystal or SSRS or Epic Reporting environments to ensure that user administration is performed to meet services level agreements and standards. 
 Ensures that infrastructure components are used consistently to facilitate effective development of reporting processes and intuitive end user reporting while mentoring others. 
Utilizes scheduling capability to schedule and deliver reports as defined while mentoring others. 
Responsible for monitoring and auditing the Cognos or BOE/Crystal or SSRS or Epic Reporting environments for hardware, software, memory, storage, user, report utilization and performance metrics that are critical to normal production operations and make sure the system continues to function in a consistent and expected manner. 
Coordinate, Plan and install software & hardware upgrades as needed to support currency of the reporting products; while mentoring others. 
Provide long-term plan and inputs for the budgeting process to insure major platform upgrades and support are appropriately budgeted and prioritized. 

Process - 20% 
Initiate, perform and participate in reviews required during the software development life cycle to ensure proper design/development/implementation of all reporting objects. 
Follow agreed service management guidelines and mentor/encourage others. 
Follow agreed PMO processes mentor/encourage others. 
Follow established timekeeping requirements mentor/encourage others. 
Complete required training by deadlines established and complete at least 8 hours of skill education annually while mentoring/encouraging others. 

Knowledge - 10% 
Continue development of technical skills through training, mentoring, and collaboration. 
Mentor others to enhance skills, process, and performance. 
Support knowledge management by maintaining all required documentation within the development and support environments. 
Maintain/Update documentation needed throughout the reporting environment to ensure compliance with established standards. 
Complete ITIL Foundations training and certification six months from date of hire. Must keep certification current as condition of continued employment.
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Epic application reporting experience 
Cogito, Clarity, Reporting Workbench, RADAR
Epics Resolute Hospital Billing, HIM Coding , Prelude and Grand Central application
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
"Bringing Talent to the Marketplace"

KP Recruiting Group is a well established and very respected recruiting firm.  We have built a strong reputation as a premier resource for providing highly qualified candidates for our clients.  We are very experienced in many industries and have a wide range of clients.  We will serve as your advocate during your career search!  Let us do the work for you!  There is never a fee for our services!

this job portal is powered by CATS