Anaplan Architect

Posted 21 November 2022
Job type Permanent
Discipline Information Technology

Company's Benefits

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Childcare Facilities

    Childcare Facilities

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

Anaplan Architect

Equinix is one of the fastest growing data center companies, growing connectivity between clients worldwide. That's why we're always looking for creative and forward-thinking people who can help us achieve our goal of global interconnection. With 200 data centers in over 24 countries spanning across 5 continents, we are home to the Cloud, supporting over 1000 Cloud and IT services companies that are directly engaged in technological innovation and development. We are passionate about further evolving the specific areas of software development, software and network architecture, network operations and complex cloud and application solutions.

At Equinix, we make the internet work faster, better, and more reliably. We hire talented people who thrive on solving hard problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, try new approaches, and grow in new directions. Our culture is at the heart of our success and it's our authentic, humble, gritty people who create The Magic of Equinix. We share a real passion for winning and put the customer at the center of everything we do.


  • Maintain and improve current E2E Anaplan SPM platform-based solution

  • Deep understanding of Sales planning and performance management; territory planning, quota planning, compensation, objectives, etc.

  • Meet directly with end-users and leadership to demonstrate solutions, answer questions regarding capabilities and requirements, and work to resolve issues that arise during the development cycle

  • Implement innovative solutions using the most recent Anaplan features and technology

  • Lead SPM transformation to support and execute Equinix’s vision of building new business units, product quota, product compensation etc.;

  • Lead and support to establish Anaplan Center of Excellence

  • Demonstrate a track record of Anaplan architecting, estimating and delivering solutions with complex and cross functional challenges/ Problems

  • Evangelize best practice use of Anaplan and suggest best practices and opportunities for improvement through automation or simplification


  • 5 + years of experience in Information Technology or related fields

  • 3-5 years of Technical Experience and Knowledge of Anaplan Architecture, Solution Development and Deployment techniques

  • Deep knowledge on Anaplan current architecture, features and future road map

  • Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent problem-solvers, able to quickly change direction based on updated user specifications or system limitations

  • Ability to effectively recognize and adapt to change

  • Ability to translate spreadsheet models to scalable multi-dimensional Anaplan models.

  • 2 to 3 years of experience with Salesforce.com

  • Bachelors in Computers Science, Information Systems or Equivalent

  • Preferred Anaplan Level 3 certified

  • Nice to Have Anaplan Solution Architect and Master Planner certifications

Equinix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.