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Hyperion Technical Lead Engineer

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Job Summary:

The Hyperion Technical Lead Engineer is responsible for leading the Planning and Budgeting technical team to develop and implement solutions for the Planning and Budgeting business users.

As a Hyperion Technical Lead Engineer, the resource will be involved in implementing Global solutions with Oracle Hyperion as well as backend solutions with MS SQL Server and SSIS. This includes Essbase cube development, database development, ETL development, and report development.

  • Responsible for translating detailed Business Requirements and Design and Solution Architecture deliverables into detailed design specifications.
  • Responsible for maintaining effective and consistent communication within the team, with peers, the leadership team and the peers in other IT groups. Proactively raise issues to Project Manager, Team and Group Leads when necessary.
  • Responsible for producing high quality application engineering deliverables in accordance with the project timeline.
  • Responsible for building and unit testing a project to detailed design specifications.
  • Responsible for thought leadership and technical guidance to engineering staff.
  • Responsible for leading a team of developers across multiple locations / time zones.

Essential Requirements of the Job:

  • Proven experience in requirement elicitation, design, development, customization, implementation and testing of Oracle EPM Hyperion suite of products.
  • Good business process experience on Financial Planning & Forecasting
  • Good understanding of financial statements , budgeting and forecasting process and consolidation process
  • Exposure in supporting budgeting activities like Annual budgets, forecasts
  • Participate in a full lifecycle development in a Hyperion Planning environment including design, development, and maintenance of Essbase databases.
  • Experience with Oracle EPBCS and OAC cloud services is a plus
  • Experience in process/technical optimization of Hyperion Planning and Essbase based processes

Functions of the Job:

  • Develop and deliver technical systems.
  • Maintain adherence to architectural standards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability design standards, etc.
  • Provide support and documentation to assist in sustaining the project during the transition to production where necessary.
  • Adheres to Application Engineering methodologies, standards, code reviews.
  • Provide feedback regarding application engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices when appropriate.
  • Identifies potential points of contention for missed activities and notify project leadership of situation and remediation plan.
  • Minimizes technical exposure and risk on projects
  • Work closely with:
    • Application Engineering Team/Group Leads and Technical Leads to understand strategic goals/objectives and translate into actionable plans
    • Application Engineering Team/Group Leads and Technical Leads to successfully implement, use, and monitor BSC initiatives
    • Solutions Delivery to build solutions as part of end-to-end projects.
    • Operations managers to effectively and efficiently support the project during the transition phase.
    • Peer Staff Engineers to properly coordinate project deliverables on projects involving multiple Staff Engineers.

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

  • Proactively identifies and addresses application engineering strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.
  • Proactively anticipates project issues before they occur; defines the problem; identifies possible causes; works with team to identify solutions; selects and implements most appropriate solution.
  • Applies judgment in implementing Application Engineering methodologies, processes, and practices to specific requirements of projects/programs which may include product design engineering, information security, code maintainability and reliability.
  • Sound analytical skills and problem solving skills needed to manage multiple technical challenges simultaneously per each project assigned when needed.

Technical Skills Required:

  • 8 - 10 years hands-on experience with Oracle EPM System including Hyperion Planning, Essbase, FDMEE
  • Prior experience with version 11.1.2.x Oracle EPM.
  • Hyperion products certifications preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Essbase and Calc Scripts/Calc Manager.
  • Experience in developing Hyperion Forms, Task Lists, menu and smart lists
  • Hands-on experience with Smart View VBA.
  • Experience in Hyperion Financial Reporting
  • Strong ability to understand finance and accounting principles
  • Working with large Hyperion Application Development and support projects.
  • Experience working with Global implementations of Oracle EPM.
  • Solid interpersonal communication and organizational skills required to operate as a contributing member of global technical teams that deliver quality services.
  • Strong technical skills designing, developing, debugging, documenting, and implementing applications.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the Agile development methodology.

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • Is part of a global Application Engineering team; works with Solutions Delivery Managers, Group Leads, Team Leads and/or Technical leads to resolve issues which arise within Project; supports and monitors project’s progress towards IT Services goals.
  • Exercises influence at many levels of the organization up to the Global Lead Level.
  • Obtains necessary supervision and support to ensure quality, adherence to application engineering methodologies, standards, leading practices, budgets, and timelines are met.
  • Lends expertise to internal IT teams and task forces as well as other IT projects/programs.

Education Requirements:

  • A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or equivalent work experience.