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Project Application Senior Manager

HDR, Inc. Omaha, NE

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About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR is implementing Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) where the financial, HR and project-based systems will be migrated from PeopleSoft to Oracle EBS.

The primary duty of the Project Application Senior Manager is to provide primary oversight and subject matter expertise for the Project-to-Close (PTC) business applications.  More specifically, the candidate will be responsible for supporting the Project Costing, Project Billing and Project Management functions.


The Project Application Senior Manager is responsible for HDR's PTC applications.  More specific duties include:

  • Develop and maintain PTC roadmap
  • Drive PTC initiatives and related support functions
  • Create requirements documents, functional specifications and test scripts
  • Develop and document business processes for the PTC functions
  • Assist with data mapping and validation for conversion activities
  • Facilitate change management initiatives
  • Work with cross-functional teams to resolve business process issues and identify business process improvement opportunities
  • Work with business managers across the organization to coordinate deployments activities
  • Work with Business Application Managers and Technical Application Managers to implement system changes
  • Serve as functional interface between HDR and Oracle
  • Enterprise support

Personal Skills:

  • Strong Personality -- You will be interfacing with Corporate Executives, Department Heads, Project Leaders, Internal Management and other strong personalities.
  • Social Skills -- Our Team works hard in pressure situations. This requires that you have an outgoing personality that fosters camaraderie with your co-workers and customer project team members.

Business Skills

  • Organization -- You must be well organized and be able to handle multiple concurrent tasks efficiently.
  • Project Management -- You will be part of multiple teams and must be able to work with project coordination, project scheduling, task completion, task updates, etc.




Strong preference given to local candidates in Omaha or willing to relocate to Omaha


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Accounting, Finance or related field or equivalent years of experience

Minimum of 3+ years experience in application management

EBS and Project-to-Close experience is required

Ability to develop and maintain application roadmaps

Experience authoring business requirements, functional specifications and test scripts

Demonstrated analytical thinking and problem solving skills

Demonstrated ability to work across functional teams

Has subject matter expertise for the PTC applications


Technical Skills

Process design tools

Project management skills

Intermediate MS Excel, Intermediate MS Word


Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

Job Details

Date Posted June 28, 2017
Date Closes June 28, 2018
Requisition 146096
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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