The #1 Site for IT and Engineering Jobs - search all IT and Engineering  jobs.
I2v4th75kh319lr7k2z

Workday Functional Specialist

Job Description

This IT position will support a designated Business Product Owner and/or Leads during the ERP implementation project. At the end of the ERP Project, this position will reside in the Enterprise Architecture team and will be the on-going IT contact for the designated Workday Product Owner. Responsibilities

  • Support Product Owners/Leads in any of the following areas:
    • revenue
    • operational reporting
    • budgeting & forecasting
    • accounts payable
    • purchasing
    • travel & entertainment
    • general ledger
    • period close
    • investments / consolidations
    • prepaid assets
    • fixed assets
    • capital software
    • intangible assets / goodwill
    • payroll
    • debt
    • treasury
    • tax
  • Work directly with and support the designated business Product Owner and Leads in order to meet the established ERP Project Schedule.
  • Train alongside the designated Product Owner and Leads in learning the functionality and technical capabilities of the new ERP application.
  • Complete any technical requests submitted by the product owner or program lead in the area of:
    • Initial set up of the new ERP application, along with the Product Owner and/or Lead(s)
    • Data conversions from Lawson to the new ERP
    • Oversee the design, development, testing of Interfaces or the use of ERP connectors to other applications identified during the project with the appropriate technical developer or team
    • Assist the Product Owner, Leads and work with the Security Officer with setting up workflows.
    • Customization, if required, this position will work with the ERP Implementation Partner to develop a Key Decision Document that can be understood by the business and lay out options and pricing for business, IT and Steering Committee approval
      • Submit the approved customization request to the EA F2A Agile team
    • Configurations which are technical in nature
      • Supporting the Product Owner and Leads in understanding the configuration decisions and collaborating to arrive at the ‘best decision’
  • Work with the Enterprise Architecture specialist to define the best possible design to make the Workday platform and ERP echo system work for Vizient to support future business growth.
    • Assure the proper master data sources to deliver process integration
    • Promote the build it once and eliminate redundant touchpoints
    • Integration with source and target systems
    • Integration with the security model
  • Work with the ERP Security Officer to establish the appropriate security roles for the application(s) which align with the overall Security Architecture of the new ERP.
    • Assign security roles for all identified users in order for them to perform their business functions within the application
    • Assure all security roles within the application are free of any segregation of duty issues
  • Support the Product Owner in all reporting aspects
  • Be the technical liaison for the assigned application with other ERP Functional Specialist positions
  • Drive the system adopt versus adapt enhancement strategy

After the ERP Implementation:

This position will perform the daily IT support of the assigned ERP application(s) and its users.

  • Approve new user security requests
  • Designated IT Support for the Product Owner/Lead with any Workday technical related questions/issues
  • Review any new security role requested by the Product Owner for segregation of duty issues and alignment with the overall ERP Security Architecture
  • Open tickets and follow through with the ERP vendor to obtain timely resolution to application production issues
  • Address any failed interface or related data issue with the data owner
  • Test any new ERP application functionality release and review with the Product Owner and Security Officer for a timely implementation in order to keep the application current with the latest software release
  • Maintain ERP application IT documentation in a centralized repository

Required skills

  • 3-5 years in an operational or technical consulting role supporting implementations of Workday (preferred)
  • 3-5 years of previous consulting experience or professional experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software company
  • Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training
  • Keen understanding and demonstration of data migration/conversion practice and tools
  • High attention to detail with drive to dig in and solve complex issues and thoroughly test
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated experience in Reporting/Analytics
  • Self-starter with proven ability to work within a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent changes
  • Excellent communication (both written and oral) effectiveness with project leadership

Job Requirements

.

Job Snapshot

Location US-GA-Work From Home
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $60.00 - $80.00 /Hour
Store Type IT & Technical
Other Compensation: 0
Apply

Company Overview

Strive Consulting

We accomplish this through a unique, multi-disciplinary approach that blends top talent, creative problem-solving and the expertise needed to deliver highly effective solutions. What sets us apart is the depth of knowledge across our Management Consulting, Data & Analytics, and Technology Enablement practices, combined with a flexible model that enables us to meet your specific needs – from advisory and solution delivery to strategic staffing. Learn More

Contact Information

US-GA-Work From Home
Reece Morrison
Icon-social-facebookIcon-social-linkedinIcon-social-twitter
Snapshot
Strive Consulting
Company:
US-GA-Work From Home
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
$60.00 - $80.00 /Hour
Pay Rate:
IT & Technical
Store Type:

Job Description

This IT position will support a designated Business Product Owner and/or Leads during the ERP implementation project. At the end of the ERP Project, this position will reside in the Enterprise Architecture team and will be the on-going IT contact for the designated Workday Product Owner. Responsibilities

  • Support Product Owners/Leads in any of the following areas:
    • revenue
    • operational reporting
    • budgeting & forecasting
    • accounts payable
    • purchasing
    • travel & entertainment
    • general ledger
    • period close
    • investments / consolidations
    • prepaid assets
    • fixed assets
    • capital software
    • intangible assets / goodwill
    • payroll
    • debt
    • treasury
    • tax
  • Work directly with and support the designated business Product Owner and Leads in order to meet the established ERP Project Schedule.
  • Train alongside the designated Product Owner and Leads in learning the functionality and technical capabilities of the new ERP application.
  • Complete any technical requests submitted by the product owner or program lead in the area of:
    • Initial set up of the new ERP application, along with the Product Owner and/or Lead(s)
    • Data conversions from Lawson to the new ERP
    • Oversee the design, development, testing of Interfaces or the use of ERP connectors to other applications identified during the project with the appropriate technical developer or team
    • Assist the Product Owner, Leads and work with the Security Officer with setting up workflows.
    • Customization, if required, this position will work with the ERP Implementation Partner to develop a Key Decision Document that can be understood by the business and lay out options and pricing for business, IT and Steering Committee approval
      • Submit the approved customization request to the EA F2A Agile team
    • Configurations which are technical in nature
      • Supporting the Product Owner and Leads in understanding the configuration decisions and collaborating to arrive at the ‘best decision’
  • Work with the Enterprise Architecture specialist to define the best possible design to make the Workday platform and ERP echo system work for Vizient to support future business growth.
    • Assure the proper master data sources to deliver process integration
    • Promote the build it once and eliminate redundant touchpoints
    • Integration with source and target systems
    • Integration with the security model
  • Work with the ERP Security Officer to establish the appropriate security roles for the application(s) which align with the overall Security Architecture of the new ERP.
    • Assign security roles for all identified users in order for them to perform their business functions within the application
    • Assure all security roles within the application are free of any segregation of duty issues
  • Support the Product Owner in all reporting aspects
  • Be the technical liaison for the assigned application with other ERP Functional Specialist positions
  • Drive the system adopt versus adapt enhancement strategy

After the ERP Implementation:

This position will perform the daily IT support of the assigned ERP application(s) and its users.

  • Approve new user security requests
  • Designated IT Support for the Product Owner/Lead with any Workday technical related questions/issues
  • Review any new security role requested by the Product Owner for segregation of duty issues and alignment with the overall ERP Security Architecture
  • Open tickets and follow through with the ERP vendor to obtain timely resolution to application production issues
  • Address any failed interface or related data issue with the data owner
  • Test any new ERP application functionality release and review with the Product Owner and Security Officer for a timely implementation in order to keep the application current with the latest software release
  • Maintain ERP application IT documentation in a centralized repository

Required skills

  • 3-5 years in an operational or technical consulting role supporting implementations of Workday (preferred)
  • 3-5 years of previous consulting experience or professional experience either as an internal consultant or with a consulting/software company
  • Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training
  • Keen understanding and demonstration of data migration/conversion practice and tools
  • High attention to detail with drive to dig in and solve complex issues and thoroughly test
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated experience in Reporting/Analytics
  • Self-starter with proven ability to work within a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent changes
  • Excellent communication (both written and oral) effectiveness with project leadership

Job Requirements

.

Sologig Advice

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online: Never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.Learn More

By applying to a job using sologig.com you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the workinretail.com Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with theTerms & Conditionsand both meet and comply with their provisions.
Workday Functional Specialist Apply now