Oracle EBS Technical/Functional Financials Application Support Lead
Location Atlanta, GA
Job Category Business Support
Sierra-Cedar Area Oracle
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Sierra-Cedar is a dominant and dedicated provider of Oracle applications consulting, hosting, and managed services. We are seeking a bright and motivated Oracle EBS Technical/Functional Financials Application Support Lead in the Atlanta area. Candidates should be local or willing to relocate, and will work at the client site Monday through Friday.  The client location is just outside I-285 on the Northeast side of metro Atlanta (close to Perimeter Mall).

Required Oracle E-Business Skills

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience implementing, upgrading, or supporting Oracle Financials E-Business Suite
  • Complete understanding of technical and functional aspects of the Oracle Financials E-Business Suite (modules list below)
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field with 5 years of relevant experience OR Master’s degree with 3 years of relevant experience

Required Technical Skills

  • Provide expert troubleshooting for isolating functional / technical problems in a production support environment
  • Expert Knowledge in all of the following areas: Conversions and Interfaces; Reporting (Oracle Reports, BI Publisher and Discoverer); UI Development (Forms, OAF, Personalizations); Extensions (Workflows, AME, Fast Formula, System Extract, webADI, Alerts)
  • Working knowledge of the full application lifecycle
  • Must have good written and oral communication skills.  Candidate should be able speak with DBA’s, developers and other technical team members, and should also be able to explain issues in layman’s terms to our non-technical clients
  • Provide quality formal and informal documentation consistent with client standards 
  • Produce business requirements and technical specification documentation for development requests that will be coordinated with offshore team members

Required Functional Skills

  • Provide functional expertise in advising clients relating to any of the following modules:
    • Project Accounting (PA)
    • General Ledger (GL)
    • Accounts Payable (AP)
    • Purchasing (PO)
    • iExpenses
  • Work with the clients to clean up data issues in any of the modules listed
  • Facilitate customer functional and technical design requirement sessions
  • Execute unit tests or facilitate user acceptance testing for application enhancements and patching or upgrades

Leadership Skills

  • Communicates clearly and effectively with customers, team members and Sierra-Cedar management
  • Provide work effort coordination between offshore and onsite resources utilizing regularly scheduled conference calls, web sessions, and meetings as required
  • Proven ability to coordinate and direct both on-site and remote resources and ensure seamless communication between the team members and the client
  • Maintains an effective relationship with customers, team members and management
  • Provides input in the development of tools and processes to help increase team productivity
  • Takes initiative and works independently
  • Builds confidence and trust with customers
  • Displays effective analytical skills
  • Displays effective organizational skills
  • Effectively manages scope and customer expectations on individual assignments
  • Follows through on all assignments and takes ownership of customer issues
  • Seeks innovative ways to improve the process of delivering solutions to customers

Other

  • Prior experience that is NOT specifically required but would be a plus:
    • Interfacing with 3rd party applications such as Hyperion or ImageNow
    • WebCenter
    • iProcurement
    • iSupplier
    • Exposure to PeopleSoft applications
    • Working with offshore teams
  • This position may require occasional after hours on-call support for planned go-lives or enhancements, although these incidents are rare since the client hosts and supports the Production system with their own administrators and DBAs

Travel

No travel required.  This position is local to the Atlanta area near Perimeter Mall.  Candidates must live in the metro Atlanta area or be willing to relocate.

About Sierra-Cedar
Sierra-Cedar delivers industry-focused client success by providing consulting, technical, and managed services for the deployment, management, and optimization of next-generation applications and technology. We offer a competitive benefits package including 401(k), Health, Disability, and Life. Sierra-Cedar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Web: http://www.Sierra-Cedar.com

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