Business Systems Analyst - ERP Optimization

Parker and Lynch - Sunnyvale, CA (25 days ago)3.4

TemporaryEstimated: $87,000 - $120,000 a year


  • Within the Finance & Accounting space – Work to identify and refine business requirements, requirements management, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), testing, training, defining support procedures, leading work streams and supporting implementation/optimization
  • Work closely with key constituents from different business groups within Finance & Accounting and other stakeholders
  • Understand how modifications affect both upstream and downstream work flows
  • Provide System of Record expertise utilizing industry experience, business analysis, best practices and a pragmatic mind-set to facilitate most complex requirements
  • Optimize Business System solutions accommodating unique industry business and management processes, regulatory requirements and other business requirements
  • Create functional requirements as an input to application design & workflow
  • Develop and test detailed functional designs for business solution components and prototypes
  • Drive test planning, execution, and optimization support
  • Conduct business process mapping and requirements gathering sessions to determine configuration requirements
  • Prepare Business Requirements and Technical Scoping Documents resulting from the above noted mapping sessions to provide proposed solutions for the requirements
  • Make configuration enhancements to Finance & Accounting platforms per business requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues that arise during configuration sessions
  • Provide on-going post optimization support to enhance user adoption
  • Manage and collaborate in the creation of reports and dashboard for stakeholders

  • Accepting W2 Candidates only
  • Desired - Former experience as a Controller responsible for Operational Accounting & Finance activities (including reporting)
  • BS in Finance & Accounting or other quantitative field
  • 5+ years of financial business process optimization, system configuration or system problem solving experience
  • 5+ years successfully driving forecasting/reporting of full P&L at a company with multiple and varied revenue streams
  • Excellent understanding of multi-dimensional data models and driver-based financial forecast models
  • Previous experience managing transition to new System of Record (Enterprise Resource Planning systems such as NetSuite, Oracle, SAP, BaaN, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of Quote to Cash, Procure to Pay, Record to Report processes and finance-related business processes such as VSOE, AP, AR, and complex billing methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of system and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies
  • Business Systems implementation experience with data migration, workflow customization, and overall optimization
  • Flexible and adaptable in regards to learning and understanding new technologies
  • Excellent leadership and project delivery skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proven problem-solving, analytical and investigative skills
  • Ability to conduct research into software-related issues and products
  • Highly self-motivated and directed by being a great team player
  • Keen attention to details
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment