Oversees the maintenance and procedures of the Financial Planning & Analysis (FPA) Department’s financial systems. Directs the development of technical tools, techniques and process improvements within the FPA systems environments, ensuring a continued focus on increasing the productivity of financial-related functions. Responsible for implementation of new software, database administration and employee training.
• Performs monthly processing including database structure builds, data migration, On-line Analytical Processing (OLAP)/relational calculations, process log reviews, system maintenance, report updates and documentation. • Provides problem-solving expertise for previously developed programs and systems; assesses current methodologies and investigates various approaches to determine solutions. • Develops and defines technical tools, techniques, standards and process improvements to enhance the FPA environment. • Ensures data integrity, including managing data migration to and from subsidiary systems. • Performs test planning, test monitoring and test validations for system changes/enhancements. • Performs system upgrades, application development, and application / database customization. • Coordinates project activities during model development and establishes accurate data collection and reporting processes. • Reviews, revises and provides consultation to management as an expert in financial systems, applications and model building. • Assists with technical standards, procedures and appropriate system architecture for projects while developing new approaches and methodologies to enhance the end product.
NONESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Performs other duties as assigned.
• Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Information Technology, or related area required.
• Two (2) years’ experience required in financial analysis, information systems or related area. A fundamental understanding of FedEx preferred.
Required Skills, Abilities and / or Licensure
• Excellent analytical, time-management, organizational and multi-tasking skills • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. • Experience with object oriented design and programming, design patterns, model driven architecture, web application architecture, data modeling, data warehousing and web services. • Experience with and knowledge of Financial Planning and Analysis (FPA) systems, including On-line Analytical Processing (OLAP), relational programming, visual basic programming, web development and report writing • Responsible for keeping up-to-date with trends in standards, procedures, techniques and tools.
Other Job Description Information
Knowledge of Oracle Hyperion/Workspace, Essbase, Oracle Data Integrator or similar experience preferred.
% of Travel for the Position: 0-25% Address: 1000 FedEx Drive City: Moon Township State: Pennsylvania Zip Code: 15108
FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce