IBM Cognos TM1 Developer
Would you life to be a the forefront of some of our newest technology? An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Software Developer within the TM1 team at our site in Glasgow or Portsmouth.
As a part of this small team you will be re-developing current models and building new solutions with the potential to play part in a planned TM1 upgrade. You will be looking at business data and information requirements in line with company needs. Your work in this team will transform the way we report financial and non-financial information to a variety of stakeholders allowing the business to make informed decisions.
This role will provide you with a unique opportunity within the business in a fast paced, future facing role in an ever growing function within BAE.
As a TM1 Developer your main responsibilities will involve:
Delivering reliable, scalable, and efficient IBM Cognos TM1 Solutions, with involvement in all phases of the software development life cycle.
Maintaining and supporting the existing TM1 models, evolving and improving them through the defined change management process to keep pace with the latest technology upgrades.
Supporting the 'TM1 Champions' within the business and the wider user community by providing training, best practice and TM1 knowledge transfer.
Supporting dimension management, metadata design/maintenance, ETL and interface development, and data validation processes.
Proactively identify process improvement opportunities, helping the business to drive innovation and the adoption of TM1 where appropriate.
As a TM1 Developer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
Educated to degree level (or with relevant technical experience) in a related subject
IBM Cognos TM1 experience in developing end-to-end analytics solutions, including system configuration, model building, data security, and reporting
Direct experience using Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools, preferably Cognos v10x (Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Workspace, Framework Manager)
Strong analytical skills with some experience of designing and developing Business Information solutions using SQL Server or VB coding
You will have a working knowledge of current software development methodologies/strategies and experience in developing solutions
A strong understanding of working practices in the Marine Defence industry would be advantageous
What we're looking for in you
A quick learner with a positive attitude, professional demeanour and strong analytical and troubleshooting skills. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written). Able to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams.
Location: Glasgow but Portsmouth could be considered. Potential for occasional travel between other UK sites.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
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We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That's work that inspires us. That's BAE Systems.
You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and QE Class aircraft carriers, the projects you'll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.
Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK naval engineering business. Our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what's important to you, whether that's part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we'll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.
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