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App Engineer - TM1, Financial Reporting & Insights

Job ID: 2544868 | Services LLC


As part of the brand new Worldwide Operations team, you will be given the tools and the environment to drive change in one of the fastest growing, largest and most complex supply chains in the world.

This role provides the perfect opportunity for a seasoned TM1/Planning Analytics developer or consultant to take on a wide variety of green fields projects and expand the skill set into data engineering with the AWS stack, Python and TMPy.

Key job responsibilities
- Design and implementation of next generation financial solutions based on a wide array of technologies with TM1 in its core.
- Interface with other technology teams to extract, transform, and load data from a wide variety of data sources.
- Continually improve ongoing reporting and analysis processes, automating or simplifying self-service support for customers.
- Collaborate with business users, development teams, and operation engineering teams to tackle business requirements and deliver against high operational standards of system availability and reliability
- Dive deep to resolve problems at their root, looking for failure patterns and suggesting fixes
- Architect finance solutions with a mindset of using all technologies that are at your disposal
- Build and enhance software to extend system, application, or tool functionality to improve business processes and meet end user needs while working within the overall system architecture
- Diagnose and resolve operational issues, perform detailed root cause analysis, respond to suggestions for enhancements, and create detailed recommendations for solutions to problems that impact code owned by another group
- Identify process improvement opportunities to drive innovation

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Seattle, WA, USA


- 7+ years of relevant IBM Cognos TM1/Planning Analytics experience including system configuration, model building and developing reports or dashboards with TM1
- TM1 technical skills: Rules and TI coding, security setup, report development, ongoing maintenance of existing models
- TM1 soft skills: gathering requirements for new projects, providing user training
- Experience with writing SQL queries and stored procedures
- Experience with data modelling, data warehousing, and building ETL pipelines
- Corporate finance experience exhibiting knowledge of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting functions and processes
- Proficiency with MS Excel
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Engineering, Mathematics or other technical discipline


- Experience in design and optimization of data-processing systems using AWS services (S3, EMR, Lambda, Glue, Athena, SNS, Cloud Watch, Redshift, Aurora/RDS)
- Experience with Java and experience with scripting languages like Perl, Python, Unix shell scripts, VBA and MS Excel
- Working experience with TM1Py, REST API
- Relevant corporate finance experience exhibiting knowledge of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting functions and related processes.
- Familiarity with other IBM software products
- Experience with design & delivery of formal training curriculum and programs
- Proficiency with Microsoft Project, Visio, and SharePoint
- Project management, scoping, reporting, and scheduling experience a plus
- Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Finance, Accounting, Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or other technical discipline
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a customer focused, professional demeanor
- Able to work on a diverse team

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $92,700/year in our lowest geographic market up to $185,000/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.