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Praxair, Inc. Hyperion EPM Administrator in Danbury, Connecticut

Hyperion EPM Administrator


Praxair,Inc., a member of the Linde group, is a leading industrial gas company in Northand South America and one of the largestworldwide. Praxair produces,sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Ourproducts,servicesandtechnologies are making ourworld more productive by bringing efficiency and environmentalbenefits to a wide variety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing,primarymetalsand many others.For more information about the company, please visit our website


This role is one of threeAdministrator positions that will provide day-to-day support for Praxair'sGlobal Financial Information System (Hyperion EPM), while working closely withCorporate Accounting, Corporate FP&A and business finance teams to supportand enhance complex business solutions and processes. This position resides inPraxair's Corporate Controllers group.


Ability to operate independently ina complex environment and effectively communicate technical concepts to abusiness team; has joint responsibility and accountability for security,maintenance and development of the EPM system in support of the global financeorganization's management and reporting requirements.


Reports to the Manager of Finance ITSystems and has heavy interaction with Corporate Accounting, Corporate FP&Aand the business finance groups.


  • Administration and maintenance of Hyperion Planning, Essbase, FDMEE & HFM

  • Maintain metadata

  • Utilization of Life Cycle Management

  • Ensure monthly close process runs smoothly in HFM, Planning and Essbase applications

  • Coordinate issue resolution with internal IT and external technical support providers

  • Support corporate and remote users with Hyperion applications and Smart View

  • Work with end users to develop and enhance the application process in a manner that will result in a stable productive environment

  • Participate in the analysis of the efficiency and effectiveness of current departmental processes and procedures and ultimately help to implement identified improvements

  • Maintain internal and external security policy compliance with the EPM environment

  • Special projects and process improvements as determined necessary by management



Bachelor's degree in Accounting,Finance, IT or related field required.


Strong financial systems backgroundwith 2 years of Hyperion EPM (Planning, Financial Management FDMEE andFinancial Reporting); Administration experience required. Prefer experience onVersion, but not required.

Understanding of basic accountingand financial analysis and reporting.

Must have proven capacity toconceptualize, organize, plan and execute projects from beginning to end, andto express technical concepts in language understandable to business unitclients.

Orientation towards teamwork withstrong communication, interpersonal and financial management skills.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location Connecticut-Danbury

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19001137