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We are currently seeking an Lead Network Expense Analyst – Audit Architect, to join the Network Expense Audit and Dispute team. In this role, you will be a part of a team that validates and analyzes over $3B of annual Network Expense spend for the company, finding errors to be in vendor invoices that bring millions of expense savings to the company. Your specific responsibility will be to help architect, develop and administer the deployment, configuration and operation of the monthly invoice audit cycle – to include the out of box synchronoss application management and emerging custom audit programs. We are looking for a skilled, and driven data expert capable of taking broad direction assigned by leadership, independently formulate plans and detailed programs, coordinate, communicate actions across teams to achieve desired results. Oversee the operation of the monthly
The Main Responsibilities
• Develop, test, configure and maintain detailed audit plan over the monthly off net facility billings, including circuit inventory, and help drive dispute filings and savings results through collaboration with the Synchronoss, AMO, and FSM organizations of future audit architectures.
• Designs, maintains, and performance-tunes extraction, transformation, and load (ETL) processes over the SAM (Synchronoss Application Management) environment using tools such as Informatica, Infogix SSIS, or C# Scripting for source-to-target data mappings
•Assist with the ongoing automation, integration, and streamlining of audit and dispute workflow tasks within SAM to continue
• Participle in weekly audit and dispute meetings providing communications of audit plan performance to keep auditor, dispute analysts, resolution teams, and other internal stakeholders effectively informed. Ensure new audit deployments meet requirements with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability while complying with vendor standards and NetEx principles
•The candidate must be able to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders and a geographically distributed team
•Lead audit architectural approval and documentation processes as needed. Guide routine compliance and audit functions to ensure monitoring requirements are satisfied.
•Responsible for generating high quality technical documentation and configurations to support architecture and solution designs, handoffs and user training
•As a technical advisor, support audit solution designs and meetings to provide subject matter expertise when in-depth technical material is needed or to present the future-looking audit roadmap.
What We Look For in a Candidate
• Minimum of 5+ years of experience in a technical role, including 3+ years in a key data or architectural design development
•Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; or equivalent experience
•Confident and mature individual with a high degree of energy, enthusiasm and a can do attitude to achieve outstanding, timely, and quality results and operate at the highest levels of excellence and process efficiency.
•Development of custom tools and programs based on specified requirements, including 3+ years development experience with scripting languages (Python Preferred).
•Experience in application development and understanding of common computing platforms, including Windows Servers, RedHat & Ubuntu Linux Servers
•Strong communication, presentation and teamwork skills and prior work in a collaborative environment
•Demonstrates Company’s values, maintains a positive open demeanor, encourages different points of view; provides timely information; communicates context for business decisions; fosters teamwork and collaboration
We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.
The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.
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