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Pearson Senior Oracle Analyst in Columbia, Maryland

Senior Oracle Analyst - ( 2107002 )

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity with excellent learning curve? Do you enjoy solving problems for your business customers, and adding value on a larger scale? Do you want to work with people with an innovation mindset? Are you looking for a workplace where teamwork and inclusion are at the forefront?

We have a job for you.

Pearson is looking for a workstream lead to work on our global Oracle ERP system. In this role, you will be part of a team of resources across the globe and partner with business customers, vendors, and other technical teams supporting Oracle Financials.

  • Build strong partnerships with Pearson internal business customers, technical teams, and vendors.

  • Acts as a techno-functional analyst in some of the oracle business domains: Financials, Project Accounting, and Revenue Recognition.

  • Provide process enhancements to improve the efficiency of the Oracle ERP platform with excellent knowledge of business processes and how they fit in Oracle ERP.

  • Provide on-going support to address the incidents and problems in the Oracle ERP system. Generate ad hoc reports to measure and to communicate the health of the application.

  • Focus on reducing recurrence issues caused by Oracle ERP Batch and online transactions.

  • Deliver and/or track the delivery of issue resolutions to meet the SLA’s and KPI’s.

  • Prepare process flows, requirement documents, user training, and on-boarding documents to support upcoming projects and enhancements.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 10 years of Oracle ERP Techno-Functional experience in a global organization.

  • Hands-on experience at least in one or two business functions such as Revenue Recognition, Project Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, or General Ledger.

  • Global Oracle ERP Operations experience with Oracle apps administration, functional configuration, integration, and troubleshooting skills are a must.

  • Excellent executive reporting skills and ability to assign and get work done from cross-functional technical teams with different levels of seniority.

  • Exceptional leadership and project management skills, including the ability to effectively manage resources and manage multiple activities of diverse scopes in a cross-functional environment.

  • Ability to improve operational efficiency and service delivery effectiveness across all lines of business and processes and technology platforms.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technology solutions in business terms, establish rapport and persuade others.

  • Thrives in a complex global environment working across multiple areas while taking ownership of functional domain.

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Primary Location : US-NC-Durham

Other Locations : US-MD-Columbia, US-MA-Boston, US-NJ-Hoboken

Work Locations :

US-NC-Durham-5425 Page Churchill

5425 Page Road

Durham27703

Job : Technology

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : May 20, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2107002

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