CBS Corporation Oracle Financials Technical Manager in San Francisco, California

Oracle Financials Technical Manager

REF#: 31824


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA


CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand - "the Eye" - one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.



  • Manages a business delivery services team of 3 direct reports that support multiple divisions across CBS. This includes: recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; developing personal growth opportunities; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees

  • Manages and works with onsite and offshore development and implementation teams to deliver results

  • Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Convert business requirement into functional and technical specification documents

  • Provides Oracle Application day to day production support

  • Builds application strategy and roadmaps

  • Setup, configures, implements, tests and validates Oracle EBS application modules and extensions

  • Leads business requirement definition sessions and prepares detailed functional design specifications

  • Works on Business process reengineering, System Requirements Gathering, Analysis, Solution Design & Development, Testing and Implementation

  • Creates solutions prototype and proof of concepts, and demonstrate to business teams

  • Provides direction to project teams

  • Creates project plans, manages dashboard reports, issues lists, risk logs, cross-functional team requirements and presentations

  • Serves as the Project Manager for the projects, as well as engage in vendor management for projects

  • Provides technology solution across the SDLC including requirements, functional specs, design, custom development, integration, testing and deployment.

  • Serves as primary contact for the divisional users for both production support and project requests

  • Interfaces with a large customer base across geographic locations to understand their needs and priorities, and communicate to upper management.

  • Performs (and supervises) fit-gap analysis, requirements gathering, solution design, application configuration and testing




  • Must have 3+ years of experience managing a team on EBS projects

  • 7+ years of Oracle EBS experience

  • Strong knowledge of Oracle Financials, Projects and Procurement suite modules

  • Experience with designing, configuring and implementing Oracle EBS

  • Must be an expert in functional aspects of Oracle EBS

  • Hands-on Oracle EBS R12 solution design, development, implementation, and management experience.

  • Understanding of Business Processes utilizing Oracle Application flows across the Oracle EBS.

  • Strong knowledge of Ebusiness tax module for US Sales, VAT and GST implementation

  • Strong knowledge of Oracle Receivables module

  • Experience of foreign currency ledger implementations

  • Basic proficiency in SQL, PL/SQL and using TOAD or similar product

  • Experience with designing CEMLIs (Configuration/Customization, Extension, Modification, Localization and Integration)

  • Knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL, Apex and XML Publisher

  • Working knowledge of GRC tools (R12)

  • Knowledge of Oracle Workflow, OA Framework, JDeveloper is preferred

  • Ability to provide ongoing Oracle Financials Application production support

  • Knowledge and familiarity in underlying Oracle ERP applications database architecture

  • Experience in business requirements assessment and solution design

  • Ability to convert business requirement into functional specification documents

  • Knowledge of change and ticket management processes

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or accounting or a business related field of experience

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