Hyperion Essbase | San Francisco




Title : Hyperion Essbase
Location : San Francisco

Position Description: Experience Level: 4 year degree plus 5+ years

The Wealth, Brokerage, and Retirement (WBR) group within is searching
for an experienced Essbase developer to assist with a project of
building new Essbase applications for a significant line of business
in the combined organization. We are searching for an individual that
will be able to support development of databases in Hyperion Essbase
version 9.3.1 housed upon Solaris UNIX servers. This individual should
be able work within a very concentrated timeline with changing
resources. In the position, you will:

1. Provide technical support and development of the Hyperion Essbase
server used for WBR financial reporting. This includes building
processes for new databases to support separate lines of business
within WBR. A detailed knowledge of options using ESSCMD, MaxL, data
loading, calc scripting, process automating, error handling, and
reconciling is required.

2. Partner with the various stakeholders within WBR and across to
understand and complete application and system requirements,
accomplish project tasks, resolve issues, assess needs, evaluate
results and recommend changes.

3. Evaluate and recommend solutions to improve existing systems
processes and reporting through efficiencies and expanded process
automations. Existing Essbase automations are written in Perl and UNIX
scripting. Offer recommendations on the pros and cons of the full
range of tools that make up the Hyperion applications to expand our
existing environment.

4. Demonstrate strong skills in Essbase tuning and configuring to
optimize database and server settings for maximum performance.

5. Build new relational source data feeds to store within Essbase sets
of data to measure the performance of the business. This requires a
solid understanding of SQL and experience with querying data from a
variety of relational sources.

6. Identify and define input and reporting tools designed to meet end-
user needs for forecasting, outlooking and budgeting. Evaluate
existing tools for redesign as necessary.


BA/BS degree in Finance or Business or equivalent experience is
desired. Prior experience with companies within the financial industry
required. Five years experience as a systems analyst with strong Excel
knowledge and familiarity with the Essbase Visual Basic API's in
Excel. Two years experience with Web development for reporting. Prior
experience with Essbase system upgrades necessary. Demonstrated
Essbase experience on various OS platforms a plus. Proficiency in Unix
and Perl a plus. A demonstrated understanding of relational database
querying (Oracle, SQL, DB2 or Access) is critical.


Experience with third party reporting tools for Essbase.
Clarity Performance Management development experience.

Platform and Skill Set Expertise:
Web Development : SQL, Client Server Development : UNIX, Database
Development : Oracle

Rukmangathan || (e-mail address removed)


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