Role : Consultant - EPM
About Us and the Product
Oracle’s market-leading Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) applications—combined with the innovation and simplicity of the cloud—enable companies of any size to drive predictable performance, report with confidence, and connect the entire organization.
At Oracle, we are constantly innovating and bringing best practices into our business process. One of the business process that we lead both in on premise and cloud is in the area of Financial Close, where we have market-leading products in this area. We are also seeing a tremendous traction of customer adoption and move to the cloud.
Responsibilities and detailed job description
The Consultant - EPM role involves helping our customers and the sales/customer success/partner community transition from our on premise Hyperion Financial Management to the Cloud.
Further, the role will educate the field on best practices, understand and analyze the customer’s existing application and recommend suggestions of moving to EPM Cloud. This will include design review of the application that is implemented by the customer.
The role will involve deep analysis of the customer’s existing application, and suggest approaches /design ideas to move to the cloud.
About the Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate should have a customer centric attitude in order to facilitate successful transition of customers to cloud, while having the knowledge of the domain and technology in the Financial Close space.
Must have knowledge and skills for this position are:
Overall 3 to 8 years’ experience in the following areas
Customer facing implementation projects in Hyperion Financial Management or EPM Cloud
Business administrator of implementation project within a company
Analytical and Problem solving skills
Good functional understanding of Financial consolidation and close process
Experience of implementing Hyperion Financial Management
Effective communication skills – both oral and written
Engineering or Finance Degree
Desirable knowledge and skills for this position are:
Implementation knowledge of EPM Cloud Financial Consolidation and Close
Working knowledge of EPM Cloud Planning or Essbase
Technical knowledge of Hyperion EPM
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Work as part of a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a member of the product development division, you will define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.Job