Hyperion (Essbase/Planning/HFM) – Solution Specialist

Job Title: Solution Specialist – Hyperion

Location: Orlando, FL and/or Mechanicsburg, PA


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Solution Specialist – Hyperion (HFM/Essbase)

If you are interested in working on mission-critical solutions, joining Deloitte Consulting as a Solution Specialist could be your most rewarding move. This role provides you the opportunity to sharpen your technical, analytical and business skills while working as a part of a team committed to delivering excellent service for clients around the globe. You will learn new skills that are in demand by our clients, gain expertise in Deloitte's methodologies and contribute to increasingly complex duties.

In conjunction with our other delivery centers around the world, we offer development and sustainment services for our clients, both pre- and post-implementation. Our continued growth has created the need for application development and management professionals to provide services in support of our clients' systems and business processes. Successful candidates will demonstrate both their ability to work independently and experience making decisions to complete assigned responsibilities from center leadership. We are seeking exceptional candidates who have the commitment to join a world-class client delivery organization that is a part of one of the world's premier consulting firms.

We strive to be recognized as the leading professional services firm by demanding and delivering excellence, and by providing interesting, challenging work and opportunities for personal and professional growth. Come and excel within Deloitte Consulting. Our delivery centers provide complete operations services for application management, custom development, and business process support for clients. Our teams develop post implementation go-live support environments, construct the transition plan from the project team to the support team, and support and maintain the client applications and technology infrastructure.

Solution Specialist – Hyperion HFM/Essbase/Planning

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead and support project tasks
  • Identify key drivers of a defined problem and propose solutions
  • Identify and solve problems using analysis, experience, and judgment
  • Perform analysis and effective diagnosis of clients' issues
  • Select the most relevant tools/techniques to meet specific client requirements
  • Develop and share reusable assets that can be readily applied to new client projects
  • Understand the benefits of using state of the art methods and tools and their application on a particular engagement; contribute to continuous development of methods and tools
  • Make significant contributions to work plans for components on engagements
  • May lead a particular work stream, reviewing and directing the work of more junior staff
  • Coordinate activities between various work streams and identify changes in scope
  • Develop solutions to client problems through application of personal experience and methods and tools; validate solutions to subject matter experts
  • Demonstrate accountability and contribute to the successful realization of client goals


  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Management Information Systems, Accounting, Finance/Management, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related IT discipline
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • 3 + years of consulting and/or industry experience
  • Potential and ability to manage small engagements or work streams within larger engagements
  • Ability to work with multiple team members with confidence
  • Aptitude for trouble-shooting and problem-solving
  • Strong technical skills including understanding of software development principles
  • Hands-on programming experience
  • Ability to travel up to 15 percent
  • U.S. Citizenship preferred, but not required
  • Willing to live or relocate within a commutable distance to Orlando, FL or Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Ability and willingness to acquire U.S. Security Clearance preferred, but not required


  • 3+ years' experience implementing & maintaining one or more of the following technologies:
  • Experience with Hyperion Planning and Hyperion Essbase in both development and administrative roles.
  • Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
  • Extensive knowledge of Excel, Essbase Spreadsheet Add-in, SmartView and Hyperion Financial Reporting (HFR) preferred
  • Planning & Budgeting Cloud Service (PBCS),
  • Account Receivable Cloud Service (ARCS)
  • Financial Close Cloud Service (FCCS)
  • FDME (Financial Data Quality Management) preferred
  • Accounting and Finance Industry background
  • This role will be 25% functional and 75% technical
  • Limited travel (10% to 25%)

Relevant Business & Technical Skills

  • Deep functional and technical knowledge around financial systems and processes.
  • Proven skills as a team member, team lead or project manager on at least one full life cycle implementation.
  • Experience in defining systems, developing systems requirements, designing and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures, and implementing practical business solutions under multiple deadlines.
  • Adept at implementing technology-enabled business solutions for clients as part of a high-talent team. Participation in re-tooling and maintenance.
  • Committed to gaining exposure to multiple industries while further developing your technical career.
  • Able to collaborate with clients and possess a strong desire to excel.

Requisition code: E18MECCACSNS012-USDC

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