At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission :
Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.
We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish but we’re not here for easy.
We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.
We’re changing the nature of work. Palo Alto Networks is evolving to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work.
From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks.
And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.
This position will be responsible for building, managing, and maintaining new and existing model infrastructures in Anaplan.
This position works closely with our headquarters based Anaplan SME, and the broader business community, to modify models and dashboards within Anaplan.
They will work on developing requirements for any proposed changes to Anaplan or any other technical properties of the Anaplan system.
The Anaplan Model Builder will partner with key stakeholders in our Global Planning Organization, Theatre Operations Teams, and Strategic Analytics Team to drive project execution from discovery through closure.
The ideal candidate should be comfortable working in a team and a matrix environment. This position works across department and functional lines on a variety of programs that range in scope, risk and complexity with an eye toward continuous improvement.
Work with other team members to translate existing solutions, complex spreadsheets and business problems into elegant, intuitive Anaplan multi-dimensional models
Modify existing models as part of a connected solution, optimization, or to incorporate new functionality
Provide candid, meaningful feedback and progress updates in a timely manner to the Business Partner and team
Develop model documentation
Participate in data integration and migration solutions
Lead UAT testing and deployment
Maintain Opportunity Model infrastructure for developed models and make changes based on line of business feedback
Build and maintain new models for future phases of the Anaplan implementation
Lead data stewardship efforts across source systems and Anaplan
Liaison with multiple teams that includes sales operations, IT teams and Finance and Operations users
Conduct administrative tasks as needed associated with the Anaplan platform
Research data questions that arise from regular usage of the platform
User support on calculations / logic to address any questions that arise
Identify business requirements and build user stories to support enhancements for the platform
Training new users on the Anaplan platform
A bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, MIS or related field
Minimum 2 years experience in Anaplan Model building / Development
Level 2 , Level 3 Certification in Anaplan (preferred)