GE Appliances, a Haier company Senior Systems Analyst, EPM in Louisville, Kentucky
USA, Louisville, KY
Job Posting Title
Senior Systems Analyst, EPM
The Business Systems Analyst – EPM is responsible for the development and design of the GEA’s Planning and Essbase applications in all environments. This individual will be integral to ongoing efforts to streamline and automate integration between all the applications, sourcing data from HFM and other sources, synchronizing metadata and data necessary within GEA to improve our efficiencies and reporting.
What you will Do
Design, document, test and maintain all Planning and Essbase metadata and rules changes related to chart of accounts, entities, scenarios and custom members
Participate in the design, development and implementation of new system functionalities to power users and end-users and provide training on Planning and Essbase to end-users
Recommend and develop practices which will drive more consistent and efficient processes based on work with key stakeholders.
Provide training on Planning and Essbase applications to end-users
Manage the development and maintenance of web forms, data grids, task lists and other templates
Ensure compliance with all applicable change management processes and procedures including internal controls
Maintenance of the Development, QA and Production environments including preparing system documentation
Assist in the revision of historical reporting for changes in organizational structure
Assist in preparation of data for, and review with, external and internal auditors
Develop and maintain application artifacts such as business rules, calc scripts, reports and Rule scripts. Should have knowledge on windows batch, Shell ,VB and Python Scripting.
Troubleshoot data and user related issues with EPM application. Proactively ensure clients receive accurate and efficient resolution to problems. Track the issues and manage SLA s of Incidents, tasks and service requests.
Assist in periodic DR testing , SOX related activities and maintain proper documentation on all administration related processes.
Coordinate b/w Infrastructure teams & business Owners and conduct system related patching activities.
Should be able to take care of Hyperion EPM related patches to resolve any open bugs.
What you need to Succeed
5-8 years’ experience as a EPM administrator or relevant experience
This should be in Essbase/Planning/DRM/HFM or some mix
Demonstrated ability to work independently, take initiative and resolve complex problems with little intervention from management
Well organized and detail oriented with strong analytic, problem-solving skills and user troubleshooting skills
Ability to work cross functionally with teams to balance solutions in accordance with budget, schedule and tools
FDMEE administrator experience preferred
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or BS/BA in Computer Science, Business Administration with relevant work experience supporting corporate finance applications
Planning and Forecasting application experience preferred
Must possess proven full circle Project Management skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment - Should be able to multi-task with proven follow-through and adherence to changing priorities and deadlines
Attention to detail - Should be able to maintain accurate data and develop accurate written materials
Action orientated - Should be able to take initiative and resolve complex problems with little intervention from management and follow up on feedback to ensure positive outcomes
Collaborative team player - Should be able to establish solid working relationships with stakeholders and build cross functional relationships throughout the organization and with vendors, when applicable
Professional communication skills - Should be able to communicate with peers, customers and vendors both via verbal and written communication
GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.