As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.
Your Role and Responsibilities
As a Hyperion Architect at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex solutions and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of architectural design skills, consultative skills, business knowledge, process design knowledge and deep technical expertise to help in financial transformation for the business environments and achieve business results.
Role and Responsibilities:
Ability to drive the workshops independently with the Business users to find/understand the requirements
Ability to gather the functional specs from business and able to convert them to technical specs with the best possible design and convey it to the remainder of the technical team
Ability to create the high-level design and as well the low level (detailed solution) design for the application
Driving the implementation of the solution and play back the solution to the Business users convincingly
Ability to face the client with confidence and propose / push back recommendations based on technical logic and design.
Should be able to foresee the implications of a technical decision in the long run across different lifecycles of the project and post the Go live.
Propose the best and quality solutions that will help the design in the long run.
Implement Hyperion planning application for forecasting and budgeting profile and loss of the client
Work on building metadata based on different source files for optimise outline design
Knowledge on financial statements like Income statement, Balance sheet, cash flow e.t.c
Create & test business rules for Driver based allocation, seeding process, currency conversion and copying assumptions
Create member formulas for constant currency calculation and variance scenarios
Proficient in designing and writing Business Rules and Calc scripts to address complex calculation needs
Experience with designing Forms, Task List, Security and all other artefacts of the planning tools.
Experience in designing Application integration architecture and Essbase reporting solutions for business
Familiar with Application tuning and Optimization
Defining environment strategy for business
Designing automated metadata build process based on extracts from different sources
Design and development of process management in planning
Strong knowledge on MDX queries and Maxl scripts
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Minimum 8+ years of experience in Hyperion Planning and Essbase implementations and support
Should have 5 years working experience in Hyperion Planning implementation projects
At least 3 projects as an EPM Architect.
Relevant experience in all the phases starting from requirement gathering, design, development and driving the test cycles - SIT/UAT, till Cutover/Go-Live (preferably in client location).
Should have experience in designing the solution and not just implementing a pre-existing solution.
Expertise in implementing the solution and play back the solution to the Business users convincingly
Candidate must have good hands on experience in complex calculations using Hyperion Planning Calc Manager and Essbase calculation.
Proven experience with products like PBCS, Financial Reporting, FDMEE, Hyperion Planning including Calculation Manager
Demonstrated client facing experience as well as User documentation experience
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Certified and working knowledge in “On Premise Hyperion Planning version 18.104.22.168”
Respond to technical queries / requests from team members and customers
Ambitious individual who can work under their own direction towards agreed targets/goals
Ability to manage change and be open to it good time management and an ability to work under stress
Proven interpersonal skills while contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter business by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
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