Cervello Inc Anaplan Technical Architect in Boston, Massachusetts
Anaplan Technical Architect
We are seeking an Anaplan Technical Architect to join our growing team. We are looking for someone with a background in consulting who has implemented full end-to-end projects and has hands on experience with Anaplan both functionally and technically.
2-3 years experience of successfully implementing Anaplan solutions as Solution Architect or Senior Model Builder on 3 or more Anaplan implementation projects
3-5 years of business consulting/implementation prior experience with on premise systems such as SAP BPC, IBM Cognos TM1, Oracle Hyperion etc.
Strong expertise and deep understanding of multi-dimensional modeling
Expert skills of Excel spreadsheet modeling, macros, pivot tables, formulas, charts, etc.
Ability to translate current customer spreadsheet models to effective and efficient Anaplan model designs. Design ability to translate complex excel models into scalable (low sparsity) multi-dimensional Anaplan models.
Strong client facing skills and a successful track record of engagement management
Subject matter expertise in Financial Planning & Analysis FP&A / Enterprise Performance Management EPM, Sales Performance Management (Quota / Territory Planning, Incentive Compensation Management), or Sales & Operations Planning S&OP / Integrated Business Planning IBP domains.
Strong understanding of data/integration both inbound as well as outbound with customer source systems (ERP, CRM, APS, etc.). Experience with standard connectors like Mulesoft highly desired.
Deep knowledge in 2-3 verticals highly desirable (Pharma, Finance, Energy, etc)
Familiarity with Anaplan Agile methodology.
Other SkillsWe are looking for skills in one or more of the following areas:
Working in cross-functional team involving technical and functional consultants and the end user
Developing solution roadmaps, writing user stories, and articulating solutions to the stakeholders as this role involves discussion at various levels with business stakeholders
Technical knowledge, to the extent of troubleshooting and analyzing data
Requirements definition, business analysis, design, systems integration, interface design and implementation.
Developing functional specifications as well as test plans and tested scenarios using OUM methodology.
Excellent communication skills
Solid written skills
Ability to dive into the details to convert business requirements to actionable items
Ability to work efficiently
Multi-tasking skills a must