Senior Oracle Hyperion / PBCS Developer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 49 days ago

Position Description

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC. is seeking an experienced Senior Application Developer with demonstrated experience and expertise in Oracle’s Hyperion Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services (Oracle PBCS) product to support APL’s Oracle PBCS solution portfolio.

U.S. Citizenship is required.

Job Summary:

Provide technical solutions and support for APL's Hyperion Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services (Oracle PBCS) products and services


  1. Design, develop, implement and supportfinancial planning and reporting solutions using Oracle PBCS (Hyperion Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services) as well as providing technical and functional guidance, assistance and support to APL staff using this product and service (70%)
  2. Perform unit, system and interface testing associated with the Oracle PBCS (Hyperion Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services) product and corresponding system interface areas, as well as provide guidance and assistance to APL staff to support these testing activities (10%)
  3. Develop associated technical and functional Oracle PCBS documentation including but not limited to requirements, design, code testing and end user documents, etc. (10%)
  4. Attend and participate in requisite project and operational meetings and work sessions and provide timely updates on work performed to APL peers, management and the APL Oracle PBCS (Hyperion Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services) customer community (10%)

Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.


: Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field; or equivalent years of related professional experience
  • 7+ years of experience as an application developer with strong skills and knowledge in:
    • Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services (PBCS) and Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) with specific emphasis on:
      • FR reporting (including hands-on experience with creating and maintaining HFR)
      • Business rules and calculations
      • Smart View Adhoc
      • Webforms
      • Multiple managed PODS and releases
      • EPM Automate - with error handling
      • Power shell scripting
      • High-volume integrations and data loads
    • Essbase / Hyperion Planning
    • Architecting, designing and implementing integrated Oracle PBCS solutions with outside enterprise services, data sources and associated security protocols
    • Business requirements gathering and analysis, with emphasis on Fit-gap
    • Authoring functional and technical specifications, developing test plans, conducting unit and integration testing, troubleshooting technical and user issues and interacting with business end users
    • Creating, managing and helping to resolve Oracle Service Requests (SRs)
    • Successful releaseschedule deployments
    • Admin backup role
    • Communication (Excellent oral and written), customer service, teamwork and collaboration skills across all levels of staff
    • Excellent hands-on and analytical problem solving skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Skills, experience and knowledge in the following areas:
    • Budgeting, planning and forecasting for Federal contracting
    • Industry best practices within performance reporting and planning
    • Data Encryption
    • FDMEE
    • Oracle E-Business Suite
    • Jython / Python
    • Fast Connect
    • Oracle data Integrator (ODI)
    • ITIL Incident Management