Senior Financial Systems Analyst

Location: West Palm Beach

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Florida

Job Category: Accounting

Publish Date: August 13, 2019

Company Description: Tropical has been rated as "best place to work" in the shipping industry for 10 years in a row. Employees enjoy our team spirit & work ethic and many have been with us for as long as 30 years. From those in the office to the team loading docks and conducting ship work, Tropical employees across the US, Canada, Bahamas and Caribbean reflect both the local communities we serve and the people with whom we do business. We see diversity and inclusiveness as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, and competitive advantage. We hire great people and our teams feel a lot like family. Together we do outstanding work and we enjoy a fun healthy work life balance.


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • This position has been filled

Tropical Shipping

Responsible for maximizing ERP and sub systems with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) by coordinating the Accounting and IT efforts related to the PeopleSoft Financial System. Understands GAAP to ensure accuracy of system utilization and recording of all transactions within the books and records. Develops, enhances, maintains and supports the PeopleSoft Financial System including coding/modifying SQR interfaces and report using Application Designer, PeopleTools, SQR Report Writer, BI Publisher, Application Engine, PeopleCode, Component Interface, Application Messaging, PS Query, SQL Server and other development tools. Identifies and documents requirements, clarifies objectives, coordinates project related activities, and develops standards and procedures. Identifies area requiring technical improvements and develops proposals to address them.

JOB ID: 9120


Assists in developing and modifying interfaces, SQR, Crystal Reports and BI Publisher for PeopleSoft Financial applications using Application Designer, SQR Writer, Application Engine, PeopleCode, Component Interface and Application Messaging, PS Query, SQL and other tools.
Develops complex programs, systems and associated reports and interface files required to meet user needs.
Reviews technical specifications and test plans based on functional requirements. Assists Business Analysts in creating functional tests or upgrade plans.
Recommends efficient design architecture for new applications and modifications, taking product upgrade cycles and SDLC factors into account.
Works with project team on review, analysis, design, development, coding, testing, debugging, installation, documentation, enhancement, maintenance, and support of application systems.
Provides consultation to users and other technical staff. Analyzes and researches PeopleSoft application problems and works with users to create and test solutions.
Ensures established Systems Development Life Cycle, policies, procedures, and guidelines are followed.
Creates financial models across various departments.
Analyzes large amounts of data and translates information to managers.
Performs all other assigned job duties as requested.


EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in a related field
EXPERIENCE: Three to five years experience in PeopleSoft Financials system development, design techniques and de-bugging/testing techniques. Working knowledge of GAAP, relational databases, client-server concepts, web-based systems development and project definition.
LICENSE: Valid Local Driver's License. Valid Passport.
TRAVEL: 5% local and overseas travel to Tropical locations.