Cognos Developer
Crown Brands
Lincolnshire, IL

We are seeking a Cognos Developer to become an integral part of our team! You will analyze data to understand business and market trends in order to increase company revenue and efficiency.


  • Use data to understand business patterns and trends
  • Promote best practices in data analysis and reporting
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Review, analyze and evaluate business reporting requirements
  • Responsible for interpreting user requests into reports.
  • Responsible for standardizing reports across multiple business units.
  • Design and create new reports using Cognos 8x
  • Develop metrics dashboards using Cognos 8x and other tools
  • Implement security within reporting


  • Previous experience in business intelligence, analysis, or other related field
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong analytical background
  • Ability to interview users and determine best solution to business needs
  • 1 – 5 years work experience delivering BI solutions
  • Minimum 2 yrs experience using the Cognos toolset
  • Knowledge of Unix administration a plus
  • Experience with Databases/(Informix a plus)
  • SQL experience a plusCrown Brands is a leading North American distributor of commercial grade smallwares, bakeware, cookware, beverageware, and storage & transportation products to the foodservice industry. The company was founded through the acquisition and alignment of three highly regarded manufacturers in the commercial food service industry: Focus Foodservice, Update International and Johnson-Rose (US / Canada). In September 2015, Co-Rect Products was added to the portfolio and in October 2018, Tomlinson was added. With over 100 years combined experience, Crown Brands has the knowledge, expertise and resources to bring best in class products and service to the food service marketplace.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Cognos: 3 years (Preferred)
  • sql: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Reporting: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused