Sr. Software Developer/Analyst - Hyperion Job

Additional Locations: US-MN-Arden Hills



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


Developing solutions that truly matter gives my work purpose.  Different Reasons.  Same Mission


About  the role:

Boston Scientific Financial Consolidation Planning and Reporting (FCPR) team is looking for an experienced Hyperion Essbase and Planning analyst/developer. The role will be responsible for bridging business needs with technical solutions through analysis, consultation, validation and implementation. a trusted source of financial information for internal external reporting.


Your responsibilities:

  • Initiates, designs and manages the complete user-centered design cycle (user research, user modeling, user needs assessment, user modeling, design, testing, developer relations) for the Hyperion Planning/Essbase projects, including approaches, trends, sources and uses of data that have a significant impact on individual or multiple departments.
  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in developing complex calculations using Calc Scripts, Business Rules/Calculation Manager, load rules and other Essbase/Planning calculation features.
  • At least three full lifecycle engagements of Planning and Budgeting applications and implementation of Essabase Reporting Applications and its integration with a financial application.
  • Experience configuring Essbase/Planning, application components & artifacts customization, and application optimization settings.
  • Experience with data conversion and loading source data into Hyperion.
  • Experience with Smartview, Data forms, and Web Forms.
  • Experience with Hyperion Security and Task Lists.
  • Ability to create, update, and review functional and technical documents.
  • Ability to develop test data, test scripts and execute comprehensive testing of integrated systems.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of both native security and Shared Services security.
  • Understanding of all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Manage time efficiently with the capacity to handle multiple tasks concurrently.


What  we're looking for:

Basic  Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience developing, supporting and maintaining Hyperion Essbase and/or Planning applications.
  • 3+ years of experience with Financial Reporting (HFR), Web Analysis and/or other reporting tools and data integration tools (ODI, OBIEE etc.).
  • Solid experience with application enhancements and evaluation, processes for system changes, and modifications.
  • Strong investigative and analytical skills.
  • Strong expertise in Calc Script, Business Rules/Calc Manager.
  • Advanced Excel skills including macros.
  • Able to create and maintain thorough and complete technical documentation of the Hyperion Systems.
  • Hyperion Certified Professional for Essbase and/or Planning
  • Experience with supporting technologies including SQL, relational databases, OLAP, ODI, FDM and DRM.
  • Work with Solution Architects and Project Managers for future development needs.
  • Experience working with ticketing systems such as Remedy and JIRA.
  • Background in financial or banking applications.
  • Understanding of Finance business processes, including forecasting and budgeting cycles and actual corporate reporting requirements.
  • Knowledge of GAAP, IFRS accounting standards
  • Familiarity with financial audits, internal controls, US regulatory reporting, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
  • Understanding of foreign currency translations and currency effect.
  • Experience with joint ventures, direct and indirect ownership structures, equity pickup.
  • Expert data reconciliation skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of the causes and remedies of performance issues within the Hyperion environment.
  • Demonstrated excellence in consultation, presentation, verbal, and written communications skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with business customers & users.
  • BS in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, Mathematics, Finance or a relevant Business field.


About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 408762


Boston Scientific
Full time
Marlborough, Massachusetts 31201, US