IT Application Product Manager
at Snap Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
Snapchat is the camera used by millions of people every day to Snap with family, watch Stories from friends, see events from around the world, and explore expertly curated content from top publishers. In short, we are a passionate team working hard to build the best platform in the world for communication and storytelling.
We’re looking for an IT Application Product Manager to join our Finance Technology team. As a member of the Finance Technology team, you will work with Finance, Engineering, and internal business units to support our corporate Financials application strategy and roadmap for Oracle Financial Close and Consolidations. You will be responsible for the architecture, design, and operations of this critical cloud-based business application. This role is based out of our Los Angeles, CA headquarters.
Maintain and manage Snap’s Oracle Cloud Financial Close and Consolidations (FCC) application.
Collaborate and partner with finance, IT and engineering resources to deliver a product our finance team loves
Coordinate system upgrade activity, respond to issues and incidents, and, at times, provide day-to-day administration/front-line support
Design, scope (functional and technical), build and test innovative solutions that automate and scale Snap’s FCC and EPM applications in a timely, accurate and cost-effective manner
Proactively identify potential issues and areas for opportunities by leveraging your own knowledge and experiences, and from partnerships with the finance owners; propose process, data, or systematic solutions to those opportunities
Evaluate third-party software products for solutions, as appropriate. Manage relationships with those Vendors in a positive way
Manage system adoption and satisfaction, including training users on the application relevant to their jobs, and provide support to users and maintain proper system access
Document and follow formal policies, procedures, and protocols for changes, customization, standards, usage, etc.
Keep your internal customers and management up-to-date on all roadmap initiatives
Experience in analyzing requirements, writing functional/technical specifications, configuration/build/test of applications, troubleshooting issues and interfacing with business users
Experience with full system implementation life-cycles of at least one implementation (analyze, design, build, test, implement, support)
Minimum BS Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.
7+ year of experience with Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Financial Close and Consolidations (FCC) and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM).
Experience in the financial consolidations and close processes, including eliminations.
Ability to create both financial statements and management reporting for public companies
Knowledge of GAAP, IFRS accounting standards
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, including data reconciliations
Project Management capabilities; develop requirements, estimate work efforts, etc.
Understanding of the financial close cycle and related best practices
Experience with foreign currency translation and the effect of currency translation on the financial statements
Experience as a lead to implement 1+ full cycle FCC or PBCS
HFM or FCC Certification
Oracle PBCS Certification
Experience with Jira or similar ticketing systems
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].