Oracle Financials Business Analyst. Looking for remote opportunities only.
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High-Performing and Accomplished Senior Business Analyst professional possessing 20+ years of global product releases in financials and human resources domains. Proven ability to combine strong business acumen, highly effective cross-organizational communication, excellent organization skills with well-developed project management and leadership qualities to support software development and implementation efforts, positioning companies and projects for success. Areas of expertise include:
Business Impact Analysis
Quality Assurance Test scripts
Issue Analysis and Resolution
Product Life Cycle Management
Client Onboarding Management
Certified Agile Scrum Master
Certified Agile Scrum Product Owner
oracle EBS Financials: General Ledger (GL), Accounts Payable (AP), Accounts Receivable (AR), Cash Management (CE), EBusiness Tax (ZX) for Canada/EMEA/APAC, Sublegder Accounting (SLA), Fixed Assets (FA), iExpenses, Self-Service Expenses, oracle Localizations (Peru, Argentina, Mexico) - oracle EBS HCM: Human Resources (PER), Standard Benefits (OSB), Advance Benefits (OAB), Benefits (BEN), Self-Service Benefits (SSBEN), Compensation Workbench (CWB)
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oracle Financials Business Analyst | Rimini Street, Inc. | Mar 2015 to Apr 2017
Working within the Global Product Development group to ensure that customer's E-Business Suite Financials (GL, AP, AR, FA, CE, EBTax) systems are kept compliant with the various legal requirements published by agencies and governments globally. Marry in-depth product expertise with the latest tax and regulatory changes to produce system impact specifications and test strategies for Development & Quality Assurance. Follow each tax and regulatory change from discovery through successful translation into an application update.
- Analyzed weekly legal changes published to determine business and functional impacts on customer base for the Americas (Canada, Unites Stated, Latin American countries).
- Completed release deliveries every third Wednesday of each month for the last two years.
- Designed and developed business requirements, functional specifications, test plans and delivery documents for each release delivery
- Acted as Liaison with development and quality assurance teams on each release delivery
- Conducted Tax and Regulatory profiling calls with business users for more than 60 clients within the last two years
- Conducted meetings with business users to communicate and clarify the functional solutions
oracle R12 Tax Functional Lead Consultant |The Bayer Group/Morningstar, Inc. | Jul 2014 – Jan 2015 As an oracle E-Business Tax Functional Lead Consultant, implemented end to end R12 EBTAX global rollout for R12 International deployment for Morningstar Inc. for ITA (Invoice to Assets) ,QTC (Quote to Cash) and RTR (Record To Report GL) business processes in the following regions: APAC (Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Taiwan) and EMEA (United Kingdom and Spain) including all implementation phases and providing all the required deliverables: Requirements traceability Matrix, Fit Gap Requirement analysis, RICE, Design configuration, EBT Demos, Custom reports functional design, Product Test scripts draft.
oracle Senior Tax Functional Consultant | Arise Consultants, Inc. | Dec 2013 – Jun 2014
Senior oracle Financials Functional Consultant specialized in oracle Financials R11i Upgrade projects and R12 Financials implementation with expertise in R12 EBTax and Third Party Vendor (Vertex, Taxware) integrations with (Subledger Accounting, GL, AP, AR , EBTAX). Implemented EBTax for US, Canada and Europeans countries including localizations.
- Cisco Remote Operations Services Division: Functional Lead for R11i Upgrade to R12 including EBTax integration with Taxware for US.
- Stoller Canada: Functional Lead for R12 EBTax implementation for Canada.
oracle Financials Senior Functional Consultant | Smartdog Services, LLC | Apr 2013 – Nov 2013
Working on oracle E-Business trouble tickets to resolution. Tracking customer issues and developing solutions. Providing functional analysis and oracle e-Business configuration in the areas of Financials: GL, AP, CE, AR, Advanced Collections, iExpenses, EBTax with third party vendors (Vertex, Taxware), Sub-ledger accounting module, and Credit card integration with the oracle modules. Multi-currency and Multi-country experience. Providing strategic and tactical planning, organization and direction in support of client project goals. Working multiple assignments, including remote project assignments and support requests. Identifying critical paths, potential hurdles and recommending appropriate actions. Interacting and functionally guiding technical resources.