Workday Consultant

Argus Talent - Houston, TX

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POSITION GENERAL SUMMARY: The Workday Support Analyst supports and analyzes Workday processes, integration, functions, and configurations. The Workday Support Analyst also audits Workday integrations and processes and provides reporting and data import support to various FLVS teams. ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS:  Provide general production support on Workday reporting, integration and security functions  Work with various teams on business process configurations, as needed  Audit status for integrations and process any exceptions or failures  Work with third-party system vendors, as needed  Provide reporting support to various teams; create custom reports as needed for month end, quarter end or year-end processes; and also assist FTE team with state reporting  Provide support with ongoing mass data imports into Workday (expenses, benefit deductions, Pcard transactions etc.)  Perform regression testing and impact analysis on core functions with new Workday updates  Configure payroll, time and absence updates  Meet professional obligations through efficient work habits such as, meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating resources and meetings in an effective and timely manner, and demonstrate respect for others  All work responsibilities are subject to having performance goals and/or targets established (These essential functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other job related duties as required.) MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Education/Licensure/Certification:  Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline; or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience Experience:  Three years’ software and application support experience  Five years’ in SDLC methodologies as Business Analyst or Systems Analyst  Two years’ as a Software Developer, Software Tester or related technology area  Three years’ with web or desktop application technologies  Experience in writing documents and executing requirements, design, development, and testing Workday Support Analyst Page 2 of 4 Rev 10/2015  Experience with SQL and RDMS concepts  Experience with financial data/basic accounting principles  Experience with systems including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS) Knowledge, abilities and skills:  Excellent analytical, problem solving skills  Ability to prioritize tasks  Strong written and verbal communication skills  Ability to work effectively with vendors, business groups and technology management and staff  Ability to work independently and perform against tight deadlines  Strong self-motivation  Working knowledge of software development life cycle activities (i.e., requirements, analysis, design, construction, testing, and deployment)  Skilled in talking with individuals and groups about their needs and asking the effective questions to surface essential requirements information  Ability to critically evaluate information from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details and abstract low-level information to a more general understanding  Knowledge of process improvement methodologies such as Six Sigma or Total Quality Management  Ability to distinguish user requests from the underlying business needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements  Ability to facilitate and lead requirements elicitation workshops  Professional writing skills for effective communication  Skilled in the effective use of Microsoft Visio and Microsoft Project  Ability to utilize solution modeling to represent requirements information in graphical forms that augment textual representations in natural language  Ability to communicate clearly with end-users, peers and management  Ability to deal with varied and difficult personalities while maintaining an even temperament

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $50.00 /hour

Experience:

  • SDLC: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Project: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Process Improvement: 1 year (Preferred)
  • SQL: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)

Contract Renewal:

  • Possible

Work Location:

  • One location