Anaplan Specialist

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Date: 20-Jun-2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:102300 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

RESPONSIBILITIES: -

  • Translate business needs to technical specifications and Design, build and deploy solutions.
  • Configure and maintain Anaplan lists, modules, dashboards, actions and other model settings.
  • Drive performance optimization of the dashboards.
  • Understand and integrate Anaplan to different data sources, as needed.
  • Will be responsible for access management of app workspaces and content. Configuration of custom security roles and user access.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot reporting issues and problems. Ensure availability of the ANAPLAN platform and resolve all outages within the SLA agreed with the business stakeholders
  • Maintain reporting schedule and document reporting procedures
  • Partner with existing team of developers on design and development of custom solutions using the ANAPLAN product in a large-scale enterprise environment.
  • Evangelization and knowledge sharing of ANAPLAN throughout the organization.
  • Installation and testing of new releases of ANAPLAN updates/releases to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.
  • Drive development of reusable and simplified data models appropriate to support requirements
  • Develop, communicate, and enforce data standards for data modelling and visualizations.
  • Support the ANAPLAN operations and interface with the vendor to resolve critical issues
  • Ensure collaboration with Functional & Technical Architects as business cases are setup for each initiative, collaborate with other analytics team to drive and operationalize analytical deployment. Maintain clear and coherent communication, both verbal and written, to understand needs and report results.
  • Ensure compliance with internal policies and regulations
  • Strong ability to take the lead and be autonomous.
  • Proven planning, prioritization, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to drive change through innovation & process improvement.
  • Be able to report to management and stakeholders in a clear and concise manner. 

 

EDUCATION

 

Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science Engineering /Technology or related field

 

Experience

Min 2 to 3 years of development experience in PowerApps and Power Automate.

At least 3 years of successful implementation of Anaplan solutions as Model Builder on 3 or more Anaplan implementation projects.

6+years of industry experience; 3+ years in any of the platforms such as Salesforce, Hyperion, Cognos, MicroStrategy etc. preferred.

 

BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES

The candidate should demonstrate:

  • A strong sense for collaboration and being a team player, ability to articulate issues and propose solutions.
  • Structured thought process, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Analytical bent of mind, be willing to question the status quo and possess excellent soft skills.
  • Should have a clear, logical, and effective verbal/written communication skills and to interpret technical material to clients
  • Should have the ability to work well independently with multiple deadlines
  • Should have strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Sense of urgency, go-getter attitude
  • Self-motivated, quick learner is a must.
  • Be able to influence and deliver

 

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES

 

To be considered for this role, candidate needs to possess the following skills experience and attributes:

  • Good understanding of OLAP cubes functionality
  • Knowledge of design, administration, and solution implementation in ANAPLAN.
  • Understanding of Business Processes e.g. Budgeting & Planning, Rolling Forecast, overhead, Supply and Sales
  • Should be competent in Excel spreadsheet modeling, macros, pivot tables, formulas, charts, etc.
  • Should have strong SQL, Dashboard Development and Data Integration skills
  • Experience in Installation, configuration, clustering & optimizing performance of the ANAPLAN product in a multi-node environment involving large data volume

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   

 

 

Job Type:​Experienced​


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