Our Group is the world's leading global political risk research and consulting firm. By examining political, economic, social, and security developments and their impact on the stability of countries, regions, and markets, we help our clients make informed business decisions in countries where understanding the political landscape is critical. This position is responsible for architecting Cognos solutions, designing Cognos Frameworks and providing Cognos expertise. In addition, this position is responsible for gathering and analyzing business requirements, planning, preparing, implementing, organizing and executing developmental tasks and developing and delivering solutions to production.Key Responsibilities: Develops standards, procedures, and best practices for Cognos and demonstrates a deep understanding of Cognos applications in order to partner with business, developer, and infrastructure teams. Develops and implements Enterprise Cognos Business Intelligence (BI) application architecture, security plans and processes. Designs, documents, deploy and maintain analytical and reporting software applications. Utilizes knowledge of data and data manipulation techniques to implement functional requirements into reports. Develops, supports and implements Business Intelligence (BI) solutions, multi-dimensional cubes, Report Template Library, batch processing and relational models as well as complex user reports and analysis. Develops and supports operational and ad-hoc reports using the Cognos tools which include Framework Manager, Transformer, Query Studio, Reporting Studio, Metrics Studio, Events Studio and Cognos SDK.JOB REQUIREMENTSRequired Experience & Education: 1 - 4 years of development and architecture experience Strong communication and documentation skills Strong quantitative and analytical skills and business knowledge. Ability to perform project management activities. Knowledge of databases & SQL is a must. Knowledge of data and data manipulation techniques.Our staff is made up of highly talented, diverse, and motivated people who are dedicated to the company's work. With offices in New York City, Washington, and London, the firm offers exceptional opportunities for individuals at all levels in their careers.