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IBM Planning Analytics - Developer

Houston

Team background: 

The Planning Analytics (PA) team serves a variety of operating groups in Macquarie. We develop and maintain sophisticated financial models for allocations/recoveries/forecasting/invoicing/journal posting. The Team is spread across Sydney, Gurugram, Houston, Jacksonville and Manila and provide round the clock support to business as they work on PA/TM1 models.   

Responsibility: 

The candidate is expected to develop bespoke PA applications, models, integrations, and interfaces according to business requirements. Enhance and suggest improvements to existing models. Work directly with Business Owners and Users.  

Skills: 

Technical 

  • Deep understanding of all aspects of TM1 and Planning Analytics. 

  • In-depth knowledge of multidimensionality, hierarchies, cubes design, Turbo Integrator processes, writing Rules and Feeders, developing Active Forms & TM1 Websheets, structured PAW templates, etc 

  • Knowledge of PA and PAW security and user authentication principles.  

  • Worked on at least 2 large scale E2E implementation of PA based projects preferably in the Banking or Financial Services industry. 

  • Knowledge of integrating PA with Data warehouses, SQL, and Data Management principles.  

  • Knowledge of PA administration, environment (CPU, RAM, Diskspace) management, and object deployment across DEV, UAT, DR, PROD. 

  • Experience working with PA Local hosted on a cloud platform and/or PA on IBM SaaS  

  • Experience in REST API, Python, Powershell, VBA, Power BI, Alteryx will be advantageous 

  • Technical documentation skills, and experience using applications like Confluence 

  • Experience using project tracking applications like JIRA.  

Functional 

  • Understanding of SCRUM methodology and experience working in an Agile environment 

  • Able to conduct requirements workshops, gather requirements, translate into a PA design and develop project roadmaps. 

  • Proactively monitor PA models and liaise with internal clients to ensure client satisfaction.  

  • Promote the understanding of Planning Analytic within the business. 

  • Willing to share knowledge with end users and team members and conduct training sessions  

  • Work with other Macquarie Tech teams to implement and improve data flows and integrations as well as resolve issues. 

  • Delivering all models as per corporate policies and practices. 

 Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Technical field or equivalent.  

  • At least 5+ years of experience in developing TM1/PA applications used by over 100 users.  

  • Experience with technical design process and models. 

  • Experience with Agile SW development processes 

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers. 

Our COVID-19 policy

In line with local regulations, all Macquarie employees in New York are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of full vaccination in order to attend the office and to participate in external meetings and business travel in New York City, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law. Outside of New York, proof of vaccination is not required to attend a Macquarie office, travel for business, or attend an external business event.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: COG-967786
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Houston
Category: Senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Ryan Flores
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