Anaplan Solution Architect in San Francisco, California
Here at Anaplan, we have reinvented how companies see, plan, and run their businesses. Our platform allows our customers to uncover new insights, connect their strategy to their plans, and work in ways they had not previously thought possible. We’re growing fast, constantly innovating, and couldn’t be prouder to help our customers move forward with confidence in a sophisticated and changing world.
We are looking for forward-thinking people who bend over backward to put customers first. Individuals who thrive on challenge and are ready to grasp the opportunity of a lifetime. Because we fundamentally believe every colleague brings unique value to our whole. We are a workplace where each person feels seen, heard, and valued, and can contribute their unique talent to our collective effort. We believe that for ourselves and for our customers.
Anaplan is changing the way companies plan and this isn’t Customer Success as usual. We’re looking for a SOLUTION ARCHITECT who delight in the most detail-oriented and challenging puzzles. This is a fantastic opportunity for a high-achiever able interpret complex business challenges into solution designs for clients.
We're not looking for average. Do you enjoy diving into issues and designing complex solutions? Do you have a passion for data, multi-dimensional modeling and data integration? If so, this job is for you.
What you'll be doing:
As an architect, you are primarily responsible for the successful delivery of Anaplan planning solutions in strategic accounts. You will:
Translate existing solutions, spreadsheets, and business problems into sophisticated Anaplan multi-dimensional models
Modify existing models as part of a connected solution, optimization, or to incorporate new functionality
Serve as the architectural SME for large-scale connected planning solutions
Exemplify The Anaplan Way
Provide candid, meaningful feedback and progress updates in a timely manner to the Business Partner and team
Develop model documentation
Participate in data integration and migration solutions
Participate and/or lead UAT testing and deployment
More about you:
A 4 year degree in Finance, Accounting or MIS
4+ years’ experience implementing Enterprise Performance Management solutions
Advanced Microsoft Excel / financial modeling skills
Demonstrated knowledge of a formal system implementation methodology – requirements gathering, design, build/test and deploy (Agile methodology preferable)
Superb written and oral communication skills
Proven ability to lead execute responsibilities simultaneously
Penchant for service excellence and a collaborative style
Subject matter expertise in planning and modeling in Supply Chain, Finance or Sales strongly preferred
Strong understanding of data integration (inbound and outbound)
Passion for business analytics, modeling and planning
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Results-oriented, motivated, self-starter
Collegial, open and grounded in integrity
Desire to work with a truly dynamic and exciting team, with a “roll-up your sleeves” approach
Strong desire to excel and be committed to gaining exposure to multiple industries while further developing your career
Do you align with Anaplan’s Values?
Open: We share fearlessly for the greater good
Explore all of our Values on Anaplan.com/careers (http://www.anaplan.com/about/careers/)
We’re building a truly unique technology. From our calculation engine and in-memory data store, to apps and predictive analytics; amazing technology is being developed every day.
We’re addressing a $100B/year (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xbra5fNyhG4) problem that all global businesses face. Our mission is to break the traditional business planning mold, currently performed through spreadsheets or legacy systems. Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform is enabling customers to improve decision-making by turning response time into real time.
With 900+ customers (https://www.anaplan.com/customers/) and 175+ partners globally, Anaplan’s platform is solving some of the most complex challenges in business. CEOs, analysts, and the press agree—Anaplan is changing the way the world does business.
Learn about our history (https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=h_k1OEmIpOk&app=desktop) , see our recognitions and achievements (https://www.anaplan.com/about/recognition/) , and take a look at what it’s like to work at Anaplan.
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