Senior Financial Systems Administrator - (B4)

Applied Materials Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 6 months ago

Applied Materials Inc. is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. At Applied Materials, our innovations make possible the technology shaping the future.

Supporting our Global Financial Planning & Analysis group, the Senior Financial Systems Administrator will be responsible for all system support, reporting analytics, planning, and ERP system implementation support.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support Financial systems related activities working with business partners to resolve problems, optimize business processes and ensure timely and accurate consolidation and reporting of financials

  • Drive utilization of Analytics Tools to support Finance Digital Transformation initiatives

  • Drive system enhancements to support Company organization structure changes and business growth

  • Provide key financial reports & presentations to senior management with a focus on timeliness, accuracy & analysis enabling better business decision makings

  • Work with teams to drive continuous process improvements through benchmarking and post-mortem reviews

  • Support management & business partners in completing ad-hoc reports and providing explanations on standard analysis

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrates expanded conceptual knowledge in own discipline and works to broaden capabilities. Admin level knowledge on ERP systems such as Hyperon Planning and BPC.

  • Advanced knowledge of Big Data and Business Intelligence mgmg (SQL, Tableau, etc.). Strong Financial analytical skills. Attention to details

  • Understand business process and organization structures

  • Supervisory responsibilities, ownership over own deliverables and provides informal guidance to new team members

  • Solves problems in complicated situations; analyzes possible solutions using technical experience, understanding of the business, judgment and precedents

  • Impacts quality of own work and work of whole Finance team; works within guidelines and policies

  • Explains complex information to others in straightforward situations. A pro-active team player, self-starter. Is able to develop and sustain strong business relationships with immediate team members and across organization



  • Bachelor's Degree. Master's Degree preferred
  • 10 Years of Experience

Company Facts:

  • Ticker: Nasdaq: AMAT

  • Market Cap: $32.88 billion

  • Fiscal 2018 Revenue: $17.25 billion

  • Fiscal 2018 R&D: $2 billion

  • Founded: November 10, 1967

  • Headquarters: Santa Clara, California

  • Global Presence: 90 locations in 17 countries

  • Manufacturing: China, Germany, Israel, Italy, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, United States

  • Employees: ~18,400 worldwide

  • Patents: ~11,900 issued


Education:Master's Degree




Years of Experience:7 - 10 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information

Travel:Yes, 10% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:Yes

Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

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Senior Financial Systems Administrator - (B4)

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