Job title: Sr. Associate Functional Consultant -PATT – Military Veteran

Company: Workday

Job description: Do what you love. Love what you do.

At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.

About the Team It’s fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they’re doing. At Workday, we’re committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications.

Opportunity Onramps® at Workday is a pathway to launch your career in the technology industry. Opportunity Onramps provides on-the-job training, mentorship, and a pathway to full time careers for transitioning Veterans and eligible Service Members of the National Guard and Reserves.

Workday is proud to support transitioning Veterans in their journey from military service to civilian careers, and eligible members of the National Guard and Reserves, through our Career Accelerator Program (CAP): an immersive 16-week paid program designed to leverage your skills and experiences and align them with potential career opportunities at Workday.

Joining CAP is an investment in your future. The program offers valuable experience in the corporate sector, the opportunity to build off your experience while gaining exposure to in-demand technology, and the chance to build new skills and grow your professional network. At the end of the program, participants may also be offered full-time employment by Workday.

About the Role

Workday’s Payroll, Absence and Time Tracking Consulting teams are driven by a passion for our products and the success of our customers in implementing our best in class solutions. We’re a diverse group of people, with an invaluable mix of experience and backgrounds, located across multiple locations within the region. We are often remote from one another but that doesn’t stop our sense of collaboration, supportiveness, and fun!

What we offer & what you’ll be doing:

Workday’s Military Veteran consultant roles work on project teams to help Workday customers implement our growing catalog of global, cloud-based applications. Learn how to apply Workday’s implementation methodology and technology to customers of all sizes and in any sector, including manufacturing, healthcare, financial services, education, bio-med, technology, and others.

Along with participating in our CAP, you will also go through our SPARK Training Program (Services Professionals to Apply and Reinforce their Knowledge) Our mission is to provide an innovative, progressive, and comprehensive consulting training program, aligning with Workday’s Core Values. This 4 month program will provide the vital certifications and development of skills to help you thrive in a Workday consultant role.

What would you do every day?

We are looking for hardworking, creative individuals who are passionate about what they do! You should excel at explaining complex concepts in simple terms and understanding customer procedures. You are curious about how things work and love solving puzzles. You should also be an innovative self-starter who can drive ideas from concept through implementation; while suggesting creative and new ways to develop and deliver technical solutions.

As a federal contractor, Workday is requiring all new hires to verify that they are fully-vaccinated against COVID-19 within 72 hours of beginning employment with Workday, consistent with applicable law. Workday is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who are not vaccinated due to a sincerely held religious belief, medical reasons, or other legally-protected reason should contact to explore what, if any, reasonable accommodations or exemptions Workday is able to offer.

About You

Basic Qualifications

Must be either a Transitioning US military Veteran or eligible member of the National Guard or Reserves.

Cannot have been out of the military for longer than three years (exception is for those currently enrolled in a full-time educational program)

Other Qualifications

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Strong planning, scheduling, and organization skills.

Passion for customer service

Team oriented with ability to collaborate and communicate optimally with all partners; i.e. developers, technical operations, and customers.

Able to work in a fast-paced, fast-growth, high-energy environment and take care of multiple high priority activities concurrently.

Business analysis and requirements gathering abilities

Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training

If the idea of working directly with Workday’s customers excites you, you are an excellent verbal and written communicator, and are highly skilled in presentation development and delivery; please apply today!

Pursuant to applicable Fair Chance law, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Workday is an Equal Opportunity Employer including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Are you being referred to one of our roles? If so, ask your connection at Workday about our Employee Referral process!

Expected salary:

Location: Chicago, IL

Job date: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 08:19:06 GMT

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