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Senior Systems Engineer : 19-03865
Ref No.: 19-03865
Category: Business System / Financial / Business Analyst
Location: Sunnyvale, California
Primary Skills: Anaplan, Financial planning systems, Adaptive Insights, MS Excel
Duration : 6 Months       
Contract Type: W2 Only

  • Collaborate with internal teams to manage, review and implement road-map for improving current Anaplan builds and introducing new modeling solutions.
  • Prepare and review documentation for current processes, model structures, and assumptions for continuously identify gaps and opportunities for automation projects that will streamline processes within Telecommunication Media.
  • Manage the ongoing administration of Anaplan and Other Connected planning tools, including user roles and permissions, architecture of lists, modules, and dashboards, data flow and integrations, automation batch scripting, etc
  • Be the main point of contact with Anaplan and serve as primary liaison between Finance and Tech for all connected planning systems related issues, updates and enhancement projects.
    Lead cross-functional requirement sessions to elicit, document and analyze business requirements and functional specifications. Includes identifying unspoken or conflicting requirements as well as opportunities. Challenging the norm!
  • Success in this role will be measured on accelerating development and delivery of value-added functionality as well as accelerating adoption and usage by other VM groups.
Minimum Qualifications: 
  • BS/BA degree required; MBA preferred.
  • 6+ years minimum experience working with financial planning systems, preferably Anaplan, although experience with Adaptive Insights, or others also considered.
  • 6+ years experience working with financial planning and analytical systems, preferably Anaplan, although experience with similar tools will be considered.
  • Minimum three years relevant business experience consulting on Anaplan implementations, preferably in the software / high tech industry.
  • Experience building complex Excel/gsheet files and then turning them to an automated solution.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as a technical-aptitude for financial systems development, support, reporting, and automation.
  • High attention to detail in a fast-paced environment with an ability to craft order out of ambiguity.
  • A passion for business analytics, financial modeling, and strategic-planning.
       To follow up with any questions, please contact Murali @ 408-512-3149.

Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
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