We employ some of the UK’s leading Cognos Consultants, but we also look to employ fresh, new minds too – that way we create a constant exchange of knowledge. This means our consultants are always learning, no matter how experienced they are, ensuring our clients always get the very best thinking, the very best skills and, of course, the very best solution for their needs.

It’s an enviable list of clients that we work with. From global whisky firms to financial services giants.  These clients are spread across the UK, which means our consultants can be too.

Barrachd has been creating cutting-edge solutions for almost a decade, but we are still growing.  So we’re always on the lookout for Cognos consultants experienced in Cognos TM1, BI and EP. If you have abilities in some, or all of these and are looking to enhance your career then drop us a line, we’d love to hear from you.

Send your CV and an introductory letter to john.buchanan@barrachd.com. We check this daily (and delete unsolicited mail from recruitment consultants) so we won’t miss your email.

Current vacancies

Data Warehouse & Analytics Consultant

Location: UK-wide (on client site work)

Salary: £ Excellent. (DoE)

Benefits include Pension Scheme, Share save scheme, Private Healthcare and a range of optional selectable benefits.

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description: We are urgently seeking a Data Warehouse & Analytics Consultant.

Barrachd is one of the UK’s fastest growing IBM Cognos Business Partners, so you’ll be joining a team that’s devoted to assisting a range of exciting bluechip clients overcome their information management challenges and unlock the capability of their data.

The role requires preferably over 4 years’ experience and should ideally come from a consulting background, although this is not essential. You must have significant stakeholder management expertise and be highly adept at interfacing with the business and understanding the commercial objectives of their work. You must be able to work on your own, without supervision, and be willing to travel to different customer sites, which means excellent communication skills are a must, with the ability to adapt where needed to both technical and business people.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Designing, implementing and supporting Database solutions.
  • Full project lifecycle, from requirement gathering to design, build, test, deploy and documentation.
  • Support and diagnosis on existing database installations.
  • Building and maintaining good customer relationships.
  • Assessing and reporting development progress against project plans.
  • Development of ETL and data integration processes.

Favoured Technical Skills:

Good experience in at least some of the following software tools:

  • IBM Cognos 8/10/11 suite, IBM Cognos Report Studio, IBM Cognos Framework Manager, IBM Cognos Analysis Studio, IBM Cognos Metric Manager, IBM Cognos Query Studio, IBM Cognos Workspace Advanced.
  • IBM Cognos Data Manager/Decision Stream, IBM Infosphere Datastage.
  • Database Skills: SQL Server, Oracle, DB2.
  • Ability to self-manage and work without direct supervision on customer sites.

Essential Requirements:

  • Valid UK Driving Licence.
  • Willingness to travel.

Closing date: 30 June 2017

If this sounds like you, we’d really love to hear from you. Please send a CV to john.buchanan@barrachd.com. If you have any questions, you can contact us on 0131 564 0575.