Software Engineer, Senior - Cognos Developer

Location IN-Pune
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Derick Xavier
Position Level


At Zebra, we extend the edge of possibility by shaping the future of work on the front line—reinventing how businesses run and moving society forward.

We are a community of changemakers, innovators and doers who come together to deliver a performance edge to the front line of business. We develop new technologies and create new solutions with partners to help organizations act with greater visibility, connectivity, and intelligence—delivering better experiences for workers and those they serve.

Being a part of Zebra means being seen, heard, valued, and respected as you define your path to a fulfilling career. Here, you’ll have opportunities to learn and lead at a leading company, and you can channel your skills towards causes that you and the Zebra community care about, locally, and globally.

Together, we've only begun to define the edge of what's possible—for our people, our customers, and the world.

Build your edge. Build what's next.

Become a leader at a leading company.

Become a Zebra.


Analyzes, develops, designs, and maintains software for the organization's products and systems. Performs system integration of software and hardware to maintain throughput and program consistency. Develops, validates, and tests: structures and user documentation. Work is evaluated upon completion to ensure objectives have been met. Determines and develops approach to solutions.


  • Design, develops, and tests on a variety of business intelligence software assignments that constitute a portion of a larger project for data, reporting or analytics products.
  • Implements the design of database schemas and data pipelines to extract, transform, manipulate and load data in appropriate data stores to allow reporting & analysis of data while ensuring data integrity and quality
  • Develops moderately complex reports for one or more enterprise software application products.
  • Develops data models for a portion of one or more enterprise software application products.
  • Participates and provides some inputs to code review of projects.
  • Runs software tests designed by more experienced engineers.
  • Reviews test results and perform root cause analyses to identify problems.
  • Provides recommendations and implements solutions to complex issues. Ensures compliances with quality process and standards.
  • Develops and tests documentation which describes the specific software functionality
  • Makes changes to or upgrades existing software. Enhances and improves existing technologies to apply to new solutions
  • Seeks out new tools to analyze and solve problems.
  • Exercises judgement within defined procedures and practices to resolve appropriate action.
  • Receives general instructions on routine work, new projects or assignments.
  • Builds productive working relationships internally and externally.
  • Interacts routinely with team members in a geographically diverse global development team


  • Bachelors or master’s degree, preferably in an IT-related field, or the equivalent of education from BITS / IITs / RECs.
  • 3 - 6 years of proven experience.
  • 3+ years of professional experience working with Cognos BI Suite and Framework Manager in a data warehouse environment, to include at least two years of extensive Cognos BI report development experience.
  • Experience of Cognos Report Studio, Query Studio, Analysis Studio & Transformer/Dynamic cubes.
  • Experience in the creation of complex data models using framework manager, complex reports and dashboard style solutions using Cognos 10 & 11 solutions.
  • Advanced SQL writing and programming skills, with sound understanding and foundation of both relational and dimensional modeling techniques.
  • Skills to exercise judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criterion for acquiring results.
  • Understanding on SDK and use of Javascript / HTML in reports.
  • Experience with troubleshooting and SQL performance tuning is a plus
  • Knowledge on installation/ configuration and Administration would be advantage.
  • Experience integrating Cognos with other web portals would be beneficial.

Why Zebra?

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA) empowers the front line in retail/ecommerce, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, healthcare, public sector and other industries to achieve a performance edge.

We offer competitive fixed salary and on-target earnings as well as a range of corporate benefits which support the lifestyle, professional development, health and learning of our people. Zebra’s culture is encouraging and collaborative where employees are encouraged to learn and grow together. We are excited to hear from you!

Equal Opportunities:

We are committed to offering equal opportunities and an inclusive & diverse working environment.

Therefore we encourage applicants from all sections of the community.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at

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