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    Summary

    • Who may apply: Current Permanent DFAS Agency Employees; PPP DoD Military Spouse Preference Eligible and current DFAS VRA employees
    • Position located: IT DIR OFFICE, IT ENTERPRISE SERVICES, ANALYTICS SERVICES, ZTADD
    • This job announcement may be used to fill similar positions on other teams in the IT Directorate. Applicants on Bratenahl list may be considered for positions in Cleveland
    • Salary info: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/salaries-wages/2021/general-schedule/

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    Responsibilities

    • Acts as Subject Mater Expert on issues related to IBM Cognos installation, upgrade and troubleshooting.
    • Leads work assignments related to project planning, monitoring, and/or coordinating systems analysis and programming functions related to database management.
    • Provides support to planning, system administration and business intelligence reporting in a Cognos environment.
    • Installs, configures, and maintains the IBM Cognos Analytics series of applications on either a UNIX or Windows server.
    • Monitors system performance using system metrics and administers servers to optimize the speed and efficiency of IBM Cognos software.
    • Uses an advanced knowledge of development and deployment of Cognos reports, queries and cubes to trouble shoot and correct failing Cognos reports, queries and cubes.
    • Collaborates with web and database administrators on engineering efforts related to server security settings, files and folder settings for various web servers.
    • Develops, maintains and executes security procedures to guard against unauthorized intrusion into IBM Cognos environment.
    • Provides data management and technical support to other information technology specialists in support of a major automated information system.
    • Collaborates with developers in the deployment of Cognos objects in a manner that is consistent with DFAS and IBM best practices.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/600500100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.