Itron is revolutionizing how utilities and cities manage energy
and water. We are committed to creating a more sustainable,
resourceful world. Join us!
This position is responsible for administering and supporting
the company's on-premises global Oracle Hyperion business
intelligence suite (DRM, Essbase, SmartView, Planning, HFM /FDMEE
and Workspace) used in the planning, consolidation and reporting of
financial results for the Company. This role will serve as the user
technical systems lead on the Company's migration from on-premises
to the Oracle Cloud EPM suite including: EDM, FCC (consol, close &
task manager), ARCS (recons), ETRCS (Tax), EPBCS (planning,
financials, CapEx, Workforce, Projects, and Strategic Modeling),
PCM (allocations), Data Integrations and Narrative Reporting. This
person will collaborate with our systems integrator, users, and
internal IT resources in supporting this initiative to a successful
Administrator of the Oracle Hyperion suite of products - System
11 Essbase, HFM, FDMEE, DRM, SmartView, and Workspace.
As Itron transitions to the cloud, administrator the Oracle EPM
Cloud suite of products including FCC, Planning, PCM, Narrative
Reporting, EDM, Data Management and Smart View.
Backup administrator for Planning.
Ensure business-as-usual operation of the Production environment
daily - including monitoring to ensure server health.
Provide customer service through a 'help desk' ticketing
software system process, to aid and guide general users on matters
such as system access, SmartView troubleshooting and general system
Work with IT on ongoing application maintenance, upgrade,
development, testing and implementation of application
Work with IT researching, evaluating, designing, and testing
system events including application and client rollouts, OS patch
upgrades and unexpected system responses.
Administer security Group and User access to the Essbase
Refresh and prepare TEST and DEV environments for development
efforts and/or training scenarios, where appropriate.
Support onboarding of new acquisitions, as necessary.
Redesign, test, document and implement Essbase MaxL scripts and
HFM rule changes.
Perform application metadata updates monthly.
Perform historical data verification and reconciliation of
Support the Accounting team during special projects,
restatements and month-end close. Anticipate and proactively handle
Gather Sarbanes-Oxley security testing document preparation and
ad-hoc audit requests.
Participate in special projects and perform other duties as
Extensive experience with Oracle financial systems required.
Experience supporting financial close, planning & reporting systems
within a large global company. Oracle EPM Cloud hands on experience
is highly desired.
BS in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent, is required. BS in
Business Information Technology is a plus. MBA in Finance or
Information Technology is a plus.
SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Extensive working knowledge of Hyperion products including
Essbase, Financial Data Quality Management (FDMEE), Data
Relationship Management (DRM), Financial Reporting and Smart
Experience with monthly and year-end financial close management,
budgeting, planning and forecasting.
Ability to create, translate and modify Essbase calculation
scripts data forms and task list within Hyperion Planning.
Ability to load financial and statistical data into Essbase via
data load files, Excel templates and Planning data forms.
Working knowledge of ERP systems, preferably Oracle EBS.
Experience with meta-data management.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including data
Ability to work with end users to aid in identifying the cause
of system issues and provide solutions.
Experience understanding, designing, and managing master data
hierarchies and members.
Ability to perform FDMEE mapping exercise of local G/L to
Hyperion Chart of Accounts.
Ability to create and amend MaxL scripting and modify VB and
Windows PowerShell scripting
TRAVEL1 - 10%
PHYSICAL DEMANDSThis is a typical office job, with no special
physical requirements or unusual work environment.
Liberty Lake, WA preferred. Relocation assistance will be
considered.Austin, TX could be considered for the right
If you require an accommodation in order to apply to this
position, please contact your local recruiting representative at
1-800-635-5461 or email .
Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and
reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in
more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart networks, software,
services, meters and sensors helps our customers better manage
electricity, gas and water resources for the people they serve. By
working with our customers to ensure their success, we help improve
the quality of life, ensure the safety and promote the well-being
of millions of people around the globe. Itron is dedicated to
creating a more resourceful world. Join us: .
Itron is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual
orientation, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, veteran
status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or other
characteristics protected by law.