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Danaher Corporation Systems Analyst (Finance) in Sunnyvale, California

Make an immediate impact on a global scale!

At Cepheid, leader in molecular diagnostics, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications.

The work we do every day will change patient care around the world! Be inspired knowing you’re part of the team helping to diagnose the most challenging diseases. Learn about the Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) which makes everything possible.

The Finance Analyst – IT Back Office Solutions will be responsible for assisting with applying business and technical expertise to craft, implement and support new business capabilities into Cepheid’s ERP and related third party systems. This role will participate in global projects in Finance, focusing primarily on the supporting SAP ERP - R&R, OTC and P2P processes and integrations with Cepheid’s third-party systems and will be located either in Sunnyvale, CA or Remotely.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Support relationships primarily with Accounting and Finance and external third-party vendors and secondarily with other department functions to drive daily support management and problem solving around systems related issues

  • Assist with configure and maintenance of SAP ERP FICO and OneStream FP&A modules (or other modules as needed) to meet business requirements, including integration points with other peripheral system applications

  • Collaborate teams to gain a deep understanding of business processes and requirements and design, develop, and test system solutions to address business requirements.

  • Support implementation projects in alignment with Cepheid IT’s methodologies and governance model and collaborate with other IT teams to ensure solution designs are well coordinated and aligned to the overall enterprise architecture

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, Business, (or related) or the equivalent in work experience plus 10 + years of experience in the Information technology profession on ERP design, implementation which include project management.

  • 6+ years of functional design, implementation, support of Finance Systems such as SAP ERP FICO modules and, OneStream, Consolidations Reconciliations, Task Manager or FP&A with understanding of SAP SD and MM processes

  • Business process and configuration, interface mapping, IDOCs knowledge related to 3PL integration

  • Experience in Performance Management platforms and application connecting to SAP. Additionally holding a good understanding of integration with other business applications (Microsoft Power BI, Vertex, BillTrust etc.)

  • Experience in other related areas such as Order to Cash, P2P, Intercompany Eliminations, Reporting, Queries.

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • SAP Certified Application Associate in Finance or Management Accounting and or OneStream

  • OCP Lead Architect with healthcare or life science industry,

  • PMP and or CSM Certification

  • Experience in peripheral applications such as Hyperion HFM, Planning, Essbase or CPM

  • Experience in handling validated systems.


Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to our lives. Whether it’s a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com.

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, and results-oriented.

Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, and variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

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