🧾 Financial Systems Lead (Deltek)

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BlackSky is a geospatial intelligence solutions provider that enables organizations to task, collect, and transform data from earth observation, global sensor networks, mobile devices, and social media to deliver on-demand insights about places, events, and assets that are critical to their operations. Blacksky provides satellite collection, data, and cloud based -processing and analytic solutions to organizations that are capitalizing on the exponential growth of a wide range of sensor and collection platforms for delivering the next generation of GEOINT and location intelligence solutions. BlackSky has extensive expertise and capabilities in commercial remote sensing, multi-source analytics, cloud computing, open-source software development, Amazon Web Services, and big data geospatial analytics. BlackSky provides solutions to commercial and government organizations with relevant programs with the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), US. Army, and U.S. Air Force Research Labs.


The BlackSky Finance team is seeking a Financial Systems Lead with 5-10 years of professional experience in systems administration and/or application management. As a member of our team, the Financial Systems Lead will plan, design, and lead the enhancement and/or implementation of Deltek CostPoint modules, as well as lead the ongoing administration and maintenance of the platform. As such, he/she will:

  • Work with functional business teams to capture business requirements, and design and develop solutions to enhance the existing Deltek CostPoint ERP system;
  • Evaluate our business processes and make recommendations to drive efficiency and process improvements through the adoption of systems tools and/or automation;
  • Collaborate with colleagues, consultants, and industry partners to identify appropriate design solutions and ensure the sustainability and scalability of Deltek ERP system and processes;
  • Develop and maintain system documentation (e.g., requirements, technical design, interface control, implementation plan, test plan, data conversion, user manual, operations manual);
  • Assist with the creation of bespoke Cognos reports to facilitate operations across multiple BlackSky teams; and
  • Other tasks, as needed.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related business or technical discipline;
  • At least 5 years working in an enterprise application environment including experience integrating tools and data feeds between applications to enable workflows;
  • 3-5 years of hands-on Deltek CostPoint experience;
  • Project management experience in a fast-paced environment with active involvement in full lifecycle system implementation;
  • A general understanding of the underlying inner workings of a financial business unit;
  • Strong business acumen with top-notch verbal and written communication skills;
  • The ability to work and make decisions with a high degree of independence; and
  • Excellent attention to detail to support our best-in-class team.

**_BlackSky is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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United States, Herndon, VA

Posted a month ago