Principal Software Engineer/ Sr. Hyperion Developer

Principal Software Engineer/ Sr. Hyperion Developer

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1127642BR

What you'll do at

  • Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design
  • Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports business objectives


Duties: Leads Oracle-Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management
database projects from concept to implementation by consulting
with business customers to determine the root cause of requests;
defining and documenting requirements and scope of work in
partnership with customers; evaluating potential solutions to
determine the optimal solution that can be leveraged across multiple
business segments; designing solutions; gathering resources (for
example, customer needs, source data owners); developing and
scheduling milestones and delivery dates; leading project teams in
the execution of solutions; consulting with customers to resolve
conflicts (for example, customer design elements); documenting
final solutions; and training customers on the database and
solutions. Leads the development and maintenance of Oracle-
Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management databases and other business intelligence applications by serving as a subject matter
expert on multiple applications and tools; partnering with leadership
to determine short- and long-term business strategies; determining
the application of Oracle-Hyperion Enterprise Performance
Management (EPM) solutions; developing database and application
design; synthesizing data to ensure data is consistent with business
needs; consulting with business customers regarding best practices
and the potential of new applications; integrating multi-dimensional
database applications and tools into the data bases and applications;
maintaining and querying data contained within applications;
creating and modifying code scripts to align with business
requirements; and developing and coding applications, programs,
and scripts to build systems that meet business needs. Provides
database and technical support for multiple support departments
(for example, Finance, Operations, Merchandising) and segments by
generating analytical solutions; consulting with leadership regarding
potential solutions to address issues; researching and resolving
technical problems; and collaborating with support departments and
segments to maintain database and tool relevance in accordance to
the speed of business. Drives the execution of multiple business
plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs;
developing and communicating business plans and priorities;
removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing
resources; identifying performance standards; measuring progress
and adjusting performance accordingly; developing contingency
plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous
learning. Provides supervision and development opportunities for
associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties;
building a team-based work environment; establishing performance
expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations;
providing recognition and rewards; coaching for success and
improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness. Ensures business
needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of
current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business
partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders;
soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving
efficiency and cost effectiveness; and participating in and supporting
community outreach events.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science and 6 years experience in software engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years experience in software engineering OR PhD.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor's degree or
the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology,
Engineering or related field plus 6 years experience in analytics,
information technology or related field. OR Master's degree in
Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related
field plus 4 year experience in analytics, information technology or
related field OR 8 years experience in analytics, information
technology or related field.
Skills required: Must have experience with: Hyperion Essbase Hyperion Planning, Financial Data Quality management (FDQM),
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Hyperion Shared Services (HSS),
Hyperion Financial Reporting (HFR), Unix and Oracle; and gathering
user requirements.

About Walmart

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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