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Workday Administrator

Posted on 7/10/2024

The Voleon Group

The Voleon Group

201-500 employees

Uses machine learning for financial predictions

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Compensation Overview

$140k - $175kAnnually

+ Referral Bonus

Senior, Expert

Berkeley, CA, USA

IT Project Management
IT Support
System Administration
IT & Security
Required Skills
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Workday Administration
  • Minimum of 3+ years’ experience working with Workday’s configurable security and configuring business processes
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience developing Workday custom reports and calculated fields
  • Experience with large scale project management and proven Workday implementation experience
  • Strong experience with Workday Integration toolset: Studio, EIB document transformation, Core Connector, Cloud Connect, Report Writer, APIs, RaaS, Web Services, XSLT, & REST URLs
  • Demonstrated ability to design and solve new integrations with Workday as needed
  • Proven track record in implementing and delivering new functionality within Workday
  • Ability to recommend Workday specific process improvements, innovative solutions, and ways to remain compliant with policy and regulatory requirements
  • Strong expertise in MSOffice suite, in particular Excel, and Jira
  • Excellent communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Act as owner and primary administrator of the Workday application and as primary project manager for Workday implementation
  • Troubleshoot issues, providing expert level support, based on severity and impact
  • Work closely with internal partners (Finance, HR, Systems) to build and maintain Workday business process configurations and security
  • Configure business process and custom reports and process change requests supporting modifications to the application configuration
  • Setup configuration for security domains, business process management, security groups, and other configuration elements, as needed
  • Provide application performance monitoring, evaluation, and optimization
  • Design, develop, and deploy integrations in Workday, utilizing Studio, Connectors, and Payroll Integrations (including inbound and outbound EIBs)
  • Investigate integration failures, perform root cause analysis, and implement plans to mitigate and prevent future issues
  • Participate in cross-functional project teams to maximize the Workday suite to provide an easy and efficient employee and manager experience
  • Analyze existing processes to identify inefficiencies and opportunities for improvement
  • Maintain application roadmap and set priorities in partnership with business
  • Ensure successful implementation of upgrades and enhancements
  • Monitor license usage and budgeting for licensing costs
  • Develop and maintain all internal documentation related to Workday

The Voleon Group specializes in using statistical machine learning for solving large-scale financial prediction problems, leading to innovative solutions in investment management. The company fosters a dynamic, data-driven environment which could be intriguing for professionals passionate about leveraging technology to drive financial strategies. Their approach not only offers robust opportunities in the field of finance but also provides a technically stimulating workplace for tech-savvy innovators.

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Berkeley, California



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