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Workday Solution Architect

  • Location: Texas, 77046
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Position: Workday Solution Architect
Location: Houston, TX 77046
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with Product Owners, Development team, and third-party vendors in an Agile environment to understand requirements, perform fit-gap analysis, and to design, develop, and implement Workday Cloud and other products (including integration with ServiceNow) for the HR transformation.
  • Advise and assist third-party vendors in configuring Workday Cloud environment as needed
    Possess expert level knowledge of key HR processes, including Payroll and other HR functions, and utilize that knowledge to provide robust technology solutions.
  • Provide functional and technical expertise in the analysis, design, development, and implementation of business processes and applications.
  • Participate in new product reviews, tests, and pilots.
  • Conduct gap analysis and write / review / maintain functional and technical specifications for new or modified business processes.
  • Work with Product Owners to develop test strategy and author test plans as required for application releases.
  • Document system functions and cross functional processes.
  • Provide a system-wide architectural view of the functional and technology solutions that are built.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science is preferred or commensurate relevant work experience.
  • 10 years of experience in the development and implementation of software or information technology systems.
  • 5 years of experience as a Technical Architect, Solution Architect, or Enterprise Architect
    Experience with development, implementation, and integration of Workday HCM.
  • Implementing and supporting Workday HCM.
  • Experience Migrating systems from on premise to Workday HCM.
  • Experience with Payroll systems architecture, design, and implementation.
  • Experience gathering, reviewing, and approving functional and technical requirements (and in user story format) and mapping to Workday HCM.
  • Experience designing integrations for third-party systems using integrator tools such as MuleSoft and Informatica.
  • Experience converting data from legacy on premise applications to Workday HCM, including developing data cleansing strategy, data extraction, cleansing, and coordination with legacy developers on data validation and sign off for each conversion cycle from a Technology perspective.
  • Experience with data archival strategy, design, and implementation.
  • Understanding technical aspects, including reading / writing code and being able to help the development team in analysis and debugging when needed.
  • Demonstrated capabilities to understand the application landscape, various touch points, and impact analysis.

Even better if you have:
  • Master’s degree (or equivalent).
  • Certifications in Workday.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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