Financial Systems Administrator – Houston, TX

Salary Range: $82,000 – $94,000


We are seeking a highly motivated and career driven, Financial Systems Admin. This position will be responsible for all aspects of our consolidation tool, OneStream. The job encompasses application planning, execution and support including maintaining, configuring and updating the system, security planning, integration, administering the change control process, providing technical support, implementing new functionality, product utilization, application standards and support best practices. Additionally, you will be expected to serve as a business process expert supporting all aspects of the financial system.

Essential Tasks & Duties:

  • Ensure the monthly close processes run timely and efficiently in OneStream
  • Leads initiatives to increase overall OneStream functionality, lower costs, and evolve internal tools within quick timelines
  • Administers security roles and tasks
  • Work in partnership with functional organizations to drive process improvements to maximize application efficiencies
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and data validation
  • Administers the change control process to ensure the stability of the system
  • Implements standards and procedures for administration activities
  • Provides first level helpdesk end-user support of OneStream
  • Assists in solving production problems in a timely manner, including off-hours and weekend support when necessary
  • Troubleshoots database and application errors
  • Responsible for data management processes & data migration in OneStream environments
  • Assist in creation and maintenance of interfaces to/from other financial systems
  • Serves as the application subject matter expert for daily support initiatives
  • Monitors application health, runs tests to diagnose problems, and takes action to fix internal software, third-party interfaces, and SQL Server database
  • Maintain the metadata structures and tables across all applications
  • Conduct Periodic training classes for users
  • Other duties as required and assigned


Education & Experience:

  • Dual finance and IT education and/or experience mix
  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year college or university
  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience in finance and accounting application support and/or implementation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience managing an HFM, Essbase, or OneStream application preferred
  • Strong VB.Net programming ability
  • Moderate SQL script writing ability
  • Advanced Excel Skills required
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP systems preferred
  • Expertise in Hyperion SmartView and retrieve formulas a plus

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong financial skills (in-depth understanding of financial reporting, intercompany eliminations, general ledgers)
  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Solid organizational and prioritizing skills
  • Capable of working with limited supervision, and leading other team members
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including technical documentation
  • Team player, customer service driven
  • Ability to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical users
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret financial reports, technical procedures, or governmental regulations, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manual
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to scope, execute and deliver projects in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and employ effective time management skills
  • Strong computer and Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven teamwork and leadership ability

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