Anaplan Solutions Architect - San Francisco

Job Description: Impetus Consultants are collaborative and curious - working together to figure out the best solution for our clients.  Impetus provides an exciting opportunity to work side-by-side with these talented and curious consultants on a wide range of projects for companies of all sizes across various industries.

The Anaplan Solutions Architect’s primary responsibility includes designing solutions for our clients in Anaplan and other technologies from front end to backend. The right candidate will have deep expertise in model building and can deliver results for complex problems in different industries. 

Responsibilities of the Solutions Architect Include:

  • Formulate and develop implementation strategy for identification of business requirements, process design and sustainable solutions for our clients
  • Demonstrate technical knowledge for software implementations including activities around field to field data mapping, conversion validation, system and security configuration, system integration testing, and user acceptance testing
  • Identify gaps in requirements, testing, or communication issues in client delivery
  • Provide technical instruction by actively mentoring team members through improvement of delivery of optimal solutions
  • Serve as the software subject matter expert throughout the implementation life cycle
  • Translate business processes and requirements into technical requirements & design documentation, solution design, and system configurations to support customer’s desired to-be state
  • Assist with determining priorities, scope, timeline, goals, and key milestones for projects
  • Communicate well written and orally at all levels‐managerial, technical and user

Required Qualifications:

  • Background in financial/multi-dimensional modeling, analytics or business intelligence
  • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in implementing Performance Management Solutions using Anaplan, Oracle Hyperion, SAP EPM, IBM TM1/Cognos, Tableau, or similar technologies
  • Prior experience in a project team environment using structured methodologies for gathering business requirements, business processes, data conversions and system interfaces
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem‐solving skills
  • Demonstrated organizational and prioritization skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Information Management and Technology, Engineering or related field and equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience with Consolidation/Financial Reporting, Sales Performance Management, Supply Chain, Management Reporting, or Enterprise Operational Planning
  • Prior experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) like Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) – SQL, ANSI SQL, MySQL, PL/SQL in Oracle, PartiQL in AWS, SAS
  • Prior experience in business development and providing sales support including contribution to RFPs and conducting demo sessions for prospective clients
  • Ability to work independently, manage small engagements or parts of a larger engagement
  • Familiarity with Sales Performance Management solutions
  • Prior experience with leading ETL tools (Informatica, SnapLogic, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI))
  • Anaplan Certification such as Master Anaplanner
  • Master’s degree in Finance, Economics, or Business Administration

About Impetus Consulting Group (a Keyrus Company):

Impetus Consulting Group is a professional services firm focused on driving improved bottom-line profitability to our clients through actionable analytics and sustainable processes leveraging best-in-class tools and proven solutions. The Impetus team has a long history of implementing integrated solutions for Planning & Forecasting, Profitability, Strategic Cost Management and Business Intelligence. Through partnering with the Impetus team, our clients have achieved sustained ROI on their performance management initiatives. Impetus combines deep technical skills with broad industry and functional knowledge. Impetus Consulting Group has a track record of delivering sustainable solutions for our clients.

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Impetus Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity and celebrate it. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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