Technical Specialist - Anaplan

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Date: 7 Apr 2024

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:447206 

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.   


The expert reports to Delivery Manager. Responsible for overall technical management of Anaplan platform, Architecture and Model building for Anaplan projects and guide/assist developers with best practices of Anaplan development



Organization Structure


|-- VP Business Solutions & Innovation

     |-- Shared Services Director

          |--Platform Services Delivery Manager

             |--Delivery Manager- Analytics

                |-- Technical Expert (ANAPLAN)

Organizational Reporting:

  • Reports to Delivery Manager

Networks & Links


  • Shared Services Team
  • Digital Platform Team
  • Innovation Team
  • Application Platform
  • Business process owners
  • Infrastructure team


  • Third-party technology providers
  • Strategic Partners


  • Position will be based in Bangalore
  • Willing to travel occasionally for onsite meetings and team workshops as required




  • Provide end-to-end technical expertise and knowledge in support of architecture, UI and data model design, security, and deployment of the ANAPLAN product.
  • Assist existing team of developers and analysts with design and development of custom reporting solutions using the ANAPLAN product in a large-scale enterprise environment.
  • Configuration of custom security roles and user access.
  • Ensure availability of the ANAPLAN platform and resolve all outages within the SLA agreed with the business stakeholders
  • Communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, in both written and oral formats.
  • 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. Partner with technology team, Business Users and Product Management to drive successful adoption and evolution of the standards
  • Support the ANAPLAN operations and interface with the vendor to resolve critical issues
  • Configure and maintain Anaplan lists, modules, dashboards, actions, and other model settings
  • Performance Optimization of the dashboards

Qualifications & Skills



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



The candidate should demonstrate:

  • A strong sense for collaboration and being a team player Articulate issues and propose solutions.
  • Structured thought process and articulation Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Analytical bent of mind and be willing to question the status quo Possess excellent soft skills.
  • Sense of urgency, go-getter attitude
  • Individual contributor and proactive and have leadership skills. Be able to guide and drive team from technical standpoint.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills. Self-motivated, quick learner is a must.
  • Be fluent in English
  • Be able to influence and deliver




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

  • Should be an Anaplan Certified Solution Architect
  • At least 2 years of successfully implementing Anaplan solutions as Model Builder on 4 or more Anaplan implementation projects. And Good understanding of OLAP cubes functionality
  • Knowledge of architecture, design, administration, and solution implementation in ANAPLAN.
  • Experience in Installation, configuration, clustering & optimizing performance of the ANAPLAN product in a multi-node environment involving large data volumes
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal & communication skills Ability to work independently
  • 5+ years of industry experience; 3+ years in any of the platforms such as Salesforce, Hyperion, Cognos, MicroStrategy etc. preferred.

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.   


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