TPG has an immediate need for a direct hire employee for our lower Fairfield County CT client. The Chosen Candidate acts as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. Understands business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements and recommends solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals. Interprets and transforms information based on business requirements and provides the data for delivery. Conducts detailed research of vendor products and assists with general project management.
Strategy & Planning
Work with management to generate quarterly work plans.
Recommend improvements for the business analysis process.
Provide recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group.
Research tools to identify those that can best help serve the needs of clients.
Acquisition & Deployment
Gather requirements, analyzes, creates design documents, and performs impact analysis for application changes.
Plan and organize tasks, reports progress, manages and coordinates with consultants for implementations.
Develop solutions to leverage Oracle applications functionality for the Financials area and suggest process improvements.
Lead user sessions for requirement and testing.
Guides technical team in the development reports, conversions, interfaces and extensions for Oracle Applications.
Understand and modify Application Configuration as required (includes system setups, flex-fields, workflow builder, custom library, profile options etc.).
Assist users with problems and resolves issues independently.
Create test plans, test cases, test scripts and performs functional testing.
Create and maintain system documentation.
Work with existing systems to track and manage requests and issues.
Provide business reports to management and clients.
Assist with projects as may be required to contribute to efficiency and effectiveness of the work.
Attend management meetings on behalf of team.
Provide training and documentation for supported applications.
Participate in hiring activities and fulfilling affirmative action obligations and ensuring compliance with the equal employment opportunity policy.
Knowledge & Experience
5+ years IT experience.
5 years Oracle application experience with various financial modules among General Ledger (GL), Accounts Receivable (AR), Accounts Payable (AP), Fixed Assets (FA), Cash Management (CM), Treasury (XTR).
Strong systems/process orientation with demonstrated analytical thinking, organizational skills and problem solving skills.
Expertise with configuration and setups for Oracle Financials modules.
3+ years experience in lead support of software applications.
Working knowledge of software development and support methodologies.
Demonstrated skill in preparation and maintenance of implementation documents.
Knowledge and familiarity in underlying Oracle ERP applications database architecture, as well as Oracle database and development tools (PL/SQL, SQL Plus, Forms, Reports).
Understand various essential business functions of an organization.
Strong written and oral communications skills.
Proven ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas, and technologies quickly.
Strong systems/process orientation with demonstrated analytical thinking, organization skills and problem solving skills.
Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Ability to quickly pick up new tools and technologies.
Willingness and ability to train and teach others.
Ability to facilitate meetings and follow up with resulting action items.
Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong presentation and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment, and to lead and influence cross-organizationally with and without direct authority.
Ability to effectively move forward on tasks even with ambiguous or changing requirements.
Formal Education & Certification
Bachelor degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience.
Top Prospect Group - 7 months ago