Vantiv Sernior Software Engineer - Hyperion Applications in Cincinnati, Ohio

As part of the IT organization, the Sr. Software Engineer-Hyperion Applications will be part of the Agile development team that is responsible for analyzing, designing, developing, and maintaining the Hyperion-based Enterprise Performance Management Applications (EPMA, HPCM, FDMEE, Planning, Essbase, Smartview, and Financial Reporting) to ensure optimum performance and system stability. This role will be instrumental in enhancing the overall functionality and performance of the Hyperion systems and processes.

The Hyperion Sr. Engineer is responsible for working collaboratively with the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) teams in order to the implement new functionality; perform maintenance and upgrades of the Hyperion Systems. The Sr. Engineer is responsible for assisting the production support staff, working with FP&A business partners, and coordinating with integrated system groups (EDW, EBS, etc.) to solve complex business problems by implementing and leveraging the available functionality within our Hyperion systems.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the health of the Hyperion platform by performing maintenance activities and implementing process improvements

  • Develop new applications and functionality within the toolset while taking into consideration best practices and impacts to upstream/downstream processes.

  • Partner with financial accounting team to understand how Hyperion integrates with Oracle E-Business Suite general ledger, data warehouse databases, and other related application systems.

  • Support end user business processes that include financial close, budgeting and forecasting processes, and related reporting.

  • Collaborate with the FP&A team to automate and streamline related business processes; financial close, budgeting, forecasting and reporting processes.

  • Support the expansion of these financial systems due to new business and acquisitions.

  • Meet service commitments for assigned deliverables and follow standard change control procedures

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business/Finance/Accounting or Information Technology.

  • Strong ability to understand finance and accounting principles.

  • Five or more years' experience with Hyperion applications including Planning and Essbase. Experience with HPCM, is a plus. Ability to build these applications from the ground up with design considerations for infrastructure, load balancing, and maximizing the capabilities of the application

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word, including Hyperion Smartview Excel Add-in

  • Team oriented with strong interpersonal skills

  • Desire to expand technical capabilities

  • Able to work in a dynamic, collaborative environment with multiple priorities

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Effective time management skills with strong attention to detail

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Microsoft SQL preferred

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions

  • Experience with Agile methodologies for application development preferred but not required

  • Ability to prepare and document application updates for the production support team