Oracle Functional/Technical Analyst - Finance in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

SUMMARY:  A Houston company with deep and longstanding roots is seeking an experienced Techno/functional Oracle Analyst with extensive understanding of the Oracle Financial modules.  The ideal candidate will have a heavy accounting understanding.


The Oracle Business Analyst will be responsible for supporting the Finance functions in Oracle and related Oracle modules.

  • Participate in projects and initiatives as a resource for General Ledger (GL), Accounts Receivables (AR), Accounts Payables (AP), Cash Management (CE) and Fixed Assets (FA), iExpense, FSG, EBTax/Vertex and Subledger Accounting in R12. 
  • Resolve and track escalated support calls
  • Develop business requirements and processes in support of all implementations
  • Determines operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats.
  • Improves systems by studying current practices; designing modifications
  • Develop functional designs, constructing workflow charts and diagrams in support of implementation/enhancement using SDLC/AIM methodology
  • Setup or configure business applications to support business requirements
  • Develop and execute system test plans
  • Develop and execute plans for deploying the applications into production
  • Identify and resolve project issues in furtherance of the project execution process
  • Ensures software standards are met. 
  • Facilitate the work of others (Developers and other analysts) in support of the project execution process
  • Provide guidance and support the users in their efforts to become proficient in the use of the applications
  • Work with technical developers and database administrators to correct issues in the functioning of the applications
  • Facilitate in creating training material for users on the use of the business applications
  • Involved in on-going development and support of custom and packaged applications.
  • Evaluate the impact of deploying patches and software updates to Oracle eBusiness Suite.
  • Lead problem resolution support effort related to assigned applications.
  • Ensure that the Change Management process is followed for all systems
  • Ensure compliance with all corporate policies
  • Maintain full and accurate documentation of all reported problems along with their resolution
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Functional experience with Oracle R12 eBusiness Suite of Applications – preferably with experience in General Ledger (GL), Accounts Receivables (AR), Accounts Payables (AP), Cash Management (CE) and Fixed Assets (FA), iExpense, FSG, EBTax/Vertex, FSG and Subledger Accounting in R12. 
  • Worked on Cash forecasting, reconciliation, Lockbox
  • Knowledge of Hyperion Budgeting and Planning
  • Worked with Multi-Org and Multi-Currency.
  • Desire to learn and support other areas within Oracle portfolio and any new areas that may be added in the future.
  • Experience working on high impact cross-functional teams.
  • Experience working with all levels of the organization, both technical and non-technical.
  • Detail oriented with strong documentation skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of common financial, accounting and business practices
  • Strong knowledge of system testing best practices and methodologies
  • Strong analytical, technical, verbal, and writing skills to include writing functional and technical specifications along with interfacing with the user/technical community.
  • Hands on experience using Toad desirable.