Sr Systems Engineer
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
A Global Media Company is seeking a Sr Systems Engineer to join their team in Sunnyvale, CA!
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 Verizon 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.
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