EBS Technical Specialist / Application Technical Specialist II

  • Chennai
  • Zaportiv
<div><u><b>Knowledge / Experience / Competencies Required</b></u></div> <div><br /> <u><b>Job Specific Knowledge:</b></u></div> <div><br /> Strong understanding of Oracle technology and data warehousing<br /> Good experience with setup, config and management of the scheduling tool like Tidal<br /> Strong understanding of EBS and SaaS products like HCM and iExpenses<br /> Knowledge of Informatica and informatica cloud is a plus<br /> 7+ years Information Technology experience<br /> 7+ years of overall Technical experience with EBS<br /> Understanding of OCI technology<br /> Strong leadership, operational and change/project management skills<br /> Experience working in hosted services environments<br /> Experience working with external vendor for service management.</div> <div><br /> <u><b>Education Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:</b></u></div> <div><br /> Post-secondary qualification in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or other<br /> related fields<br /> Oracle Certification is preferred.<br /> Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) or Microsoft Operating Framework (MOF)<br /> qualifications and experience highly regarded</div> <div><br /> <u>HSE Capability:</u></div> <div><br /> Promote a positive culture of safety within the workplace<br /> IT Skills:<br /> Experience with relational (Oracle and SQL) database as well as infrastructure management and<br /> system monitoring<br /> Linux/Unix skills<br /> Experience with data warehousing and data modelling<br /> Experience with internet/intranet networking technologies<br /> Strong analytical and problem solving skills<br /> MS Office suite of applications, MSAD and Citrix<br /> Stay up-to-date with current and emerging technology and computing trends</div> <div><br /> <u><b>People Skills:</b></u></div> <div><br /> Excellent written, oral and communications skills<br /> Strong coaching / mentoring skills<br /> Ability to work in globally dispersed, virtual teams across a number of Information Technology and<br /> finance disciplines<br /> Strong negotiating and influencing skills with the ability to resolve conflicting priorities<br /> Strong organizational skills, including ability to prioritise own workload and that of others in a<br /> pressurised environment to tight deadlines<br /> Team player able to work collaboratively with other at all levels of the organization<br /> High level of trust and integrity<br /> Other:<br /> Key stakeholders will include the CIO, CFO, global and regional IT and finance directors, finance<br /> controllers, business process owners (BPO) as well as other functional leaders</div> <div>Authority / Freedom To Act / Decision Making (Including Budgetary Responsibility)<br /> Extent of Guidance or Control:<br /> Work within the Information Technology governance framework taking guidance from the Global<br /> Application Services Manager<br /> Work closely with global finance leadership teams as well as outsourced support teams (functional<br /> and technical) to deliver efficient applications and ensure systems availability during key reporting<br /> periods (month end, forecast, budget etc).</div> <div><br /> <u><b>Impact of Decisions on Results:</b></u></div> <div><br /> High impact of decisions on application solutions and ongoing application operations<br /> Effective decisions leading to stable environments<br /> Position Significance Relative to Total Organisation:<br /> Responsible for applications availability and stability across the organization<br /> Act as the liaison between finance teams and IT groups<br /> Handle escalations raised by finance/IT communities<br /> Other Relevant Information</div> <div>This role is a global assignment and requires flexibility of working outside of business hours (including week<br /> ends) to collaborate with other team members and clients in different time zones</div>