KBR Hyperion Planning/Essbase Administrator in Houston, Texas

Title: Hyperion Planning/Essbase Administrator

Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Job Number: 1074043


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 34,000 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title:

Hyperion Planning/Essbase Administrator

Position Description/Job Responsibilities:

The position is responsible for administrative support and maintenance of KBR’s Hyperion Planning and

Essbase applications. The individual will administer quarterly forecast and annual budget processing in the Planning / Essbase applications, maintain forecast and budget reports, perform application testing, and maintain process documentation. Activities performed during the quarterly / annual forecasting / budgeting processes include updating web forms, prepping the system for user input, updating metadata on an ongoing basis and providing end-user support. The position requires collaboration with the HFM / DRM team to support efficient data movement between systems. The position will also work with KBR’s Hyperion Infrastructure team to ensure coordination of the automated consolidation and user notification processes. The individual will be responsible for the application functional support from problem diagnosis and analysis through problem resolution. Additionlly, this position will analyze and help to design solutions to ensure that Hyperion Planning / Essbase system functionality aligns with business processes.



Education & Experience

BS in Accounting or Information Systems; MBA or CPA a plus

At least 7

years Hyperion Planning / Essbase experience, preferably in a support environment

Recent experience with version

At least 5

years experience with Hyperion Financial Reporting

Certification in Hyperion Essbase and/or Hyperion Planning desired


Knowledge of Hyperion Planning (web forms, calc manager, and security)

Advanced knowledge of Essbase (BSO / ASO cube design, load Rules, calculation scripts, partitioning, and Maxl Scripts)

Knowledge of EAL (SQL a plus)

Strong Excel / Smart View analytical skills

Experience in Hyperion Financial Management, FDM / FDMEE, DRM a plus

Advanced analytical skills

Good oral and written communication skills

Ability to meet changing deadlines

Strong knowledge of financial systems, accounting, and business processes

Ability to work independently and also as a team member in a high-energy environment and keep management adequately informed

Possess self-motivation and a proven record of managing time and work

Desire to partner with team to create and improve methodologies



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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