Job Description :
Sr Hyperion Planning Developer

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Hyperion Developer. You will be a key member of the IT EPM team, responsible for development and administration of the EPM suite including Hyperion Planning and Essbase as well as reporting using both Hyperion Financial Reporting and OBIEE. The position will provide the maintenance, governance, testing, and process administration functions required to maintain the Global Hyperion Financial Reporting applications in support of the period forecast, budget, and long-range planning processes. This position will participate as part of the Global BI team with data expertise and any development or administration assistance needed. This position works closely with FP&A to review the current system functionality, system performance, and process improvement opportunities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Development of Hyperion Planning and Essbase systems developing new functionality and applications needed to support Global Financial Planning and Reporting.
Administrator for the Hyperion applications including Hyperion Planning and Essbase.
Maintain and modify system development as needed.
Create new applications, as needed using BSO, ASO, & Hybrid Planning.
Manage and ensure that financial data loaded to various Hyperion Planning systems are complete and that validation checks are performed throughout the process
Identify high-level conceptual process improvements within the existing Hyperion applications
Collaborate with FP&A team on annual budget process and manage the budgeting and forecasting processes throughout the year.
Provide business unit support & end user training. Support will include basic troubleshooting, smart view training, and creation of financial reports via Hyperion Financial reports.
Project work throughout the year focusing on current Hyperion applications, improved financial reporting, and executive reporting
Work closely with business users to define requirements and project scope
Translate strategic business needs into practical detailed technical design.
Provide expertise in Hyperion Planning, Essbase and related to outlines, calculations, load rules, Web Forms, Smart Views, Security and application validation.
Recommend ways to enhance financial analytic reporting for the end user and effectively communicate with and present to top management.
Design and build required reports using Hyperion reporting application
Optimization of Essbase and Planning applications
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors degree in Information Systems, Accounting, Finance or related field
8+ years of hands-on Hyperion Planning and Essbase experience, in a support/development environment.
Advanced knowledge of Hyperion Essbase (ASO, BSO, Calculation Scripts, Rules, MDX, MAXL)
Advanced knowledge of Smart view and Financial Reporting Studio
Experience in OAC, PBCS, OBIEE, Tableau a plus
Experience in Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), FDM, ODI, Peoplesoft a plus.
Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast-paced environment and keep management adequately informed.
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail required.
Demonstrated ability to understand and troubleshoot complex technical problems with moderate supervision.
Candidate should be comfortable dealing with a wide range of customers
Basic understanding of financial statements
Desire to be trained and learn new technologies