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Principal SAP FICO Architect
Ref No.: 18-04204
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Role: SAP FICO Architect
Location: Cambridge, MA
Duration: 4+ Months Contract to Permanent


Requirements
  • 7+ years of FI/CO experience will be focusing on the design, development and support of SAP FI/CO – (Finance and controls)
  • Accounting functions - General ledger (GL), Accounts Payable (AP) & receivable (AR), Banking
  • Experience with completing 3-4 full lifecycle implementations
  • SAP RAR would be a plus (Revenue accounting and reporting)
  • SAP BPC (business planning and consolidation) would be a plus
  • Someone who knows how to do Batch jobs - how to troubleshoot and how they run.
  • Someone who understands how to do refreshes
  • Strongly prefer someone with an accounting/finance background
  • Someone who understands project mentality and has experience bringing projects live – not just doing support work.
  • Will be doing a lot of integration with Pega apps. Don't need to understand Pega but how integrations work and what it takes to make them happen.
  • Comfortable with 3rd party tool administration/vendor management We use Client for tax, BlackLine for reconciliation, Adaptive for budget
  • We've done 3 projects in the past year
  • Implementation of FI (banking, fixed assets, consolidation)
  • Contract to cash
  • Revenue and BPC implementation
  • You will provide technical leadership and guidance for the design, development and support of FICO production deliverables. As a key member of our team you'll be handling escalations, overseeing continuous improvement projects and be hands-on with the daily technical operations of our SAP implementations.
In this role, you will:
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge and ability to configure and understand Finance Processes, including but not limited to FICO (GL, AR, AP, Banking, etc.), Revenue Recognition, SD, MM, Cost Management, Consolidation (BPC), Revaluation, Cash Flow, Balance Sheets, P&L, Intercompany Postings and Asset Management.
  • Define technical and functional standards and ensure delivered work meets technical, functional, performance and business requirements as well as best practices
  • You are a SAP FICO Specialist with a project mentality. You know what it takes to drive initiates to completion, can lead by example and are ready to tack hands-on development responsibilities. As an expert in problem solving you're ready to take on complex assignments and come up with world-class solutions.
Qualifications will include:
  • 7+ years' experience in SAP FICO/SD/MM/SAP Business Process
  • A background in finance or accounting.
  • Participation in multiple full lifecycle implementations and/or upgrade projects
  • Experience with integration technologies and database applications including but not limited to: SOAP, SAP Process Orchestrator, DB2 & MS/SQL