As a Hyperion Planning Techno Functional Consultant/Business Analyst, candidate will be assisting client on a Hyperion Planning implementation with responsibilities including: definition of requirements (including current state analysis), architecting a solution with the Hyperion Planning software, implementation of Interactive reporting and planning processes, change management, and training of client staff for a successful deployment and support of Hyperion Planning version 11.1. The ideal candidate is an IT / Finance professional with functional, business process, and Hyperion Essbase / Planning technical design and configuration skills within the performance reporting and planning areas
A minimum 8+ years of experience with 5+ years of experience in direct, hands-on design and implementation of Hyperion Planning, Essbase, and Performance Reporting solutions for large companies (or Big 4 consulting experience within this solution area).
Proven experience creating reports using the Interactive Reporting, Smartview toolset
4 years of experience with Hyperion Planning & Essbase
Must have strong finance background and experience in manufacturing and financial Domain
Must have worked in all phases of budgeting, forecasting, consolidation, and financial reporting applications in atleast 2 end to end implementations.
Previous experience in full lifecycle implementations of new planning processes using a formal implementation methodology and implementing Hyperion Planning Plus (experience with Planning System 11 preferred).
Demonstrated ability to prepare specifications and reports, deliver oral presentations, and explain complex technical concepts in simple terms.
Metadata and Data Integration experience would be preferred.
Knowledge of Discoverer reports will be a big plus
Advanced MS Excel skills writing VBA macros
Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal skills and ability to foster client relationships and working relationships with peers will have advantage
Experience working on OBIEE Plus reporting