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Technical Analyst / Tester
Ref No.: 17-08274
Location: San Jose, California
Job Description:
The Technical Analyst/Tester will work with the HR Technology team to identify and manage issues, risks and dependencies, and will support the development of the HR roadmap at the detailed feature level. Additionally, the TA will work with Functional SME’s to ensure that system design meets technical requirements, and will ensure that systems deployed to production are working efficiently. The TA will partner with other HR Functional groups (Business and Technical) to ensure that the team’s production systems continually represent the source of truth for a given subject area.

This position requires an individual who is experienced with supporting new system development with requirements and documentation, and enhancing existing systems. The TA should be skillful at technical document writing, analyzing and interfacing with various stakeholders across the organization.

The ideal candidate will have strong knowledge and experience understanding and documenting the design of new/existing HR Apps, writes excellent technical documentation, and will be equally comfortable interfacing with business users and technical staff. Previous experience in HCM environments is highly desirable.

Job Requirements:

Strong experience authoring technical documentation, guided by the software lifecycle for HR Apps.
Skilled in communicating requirements and logic/design to technical team (cross functional), ensuring deliverables meet requirements and validating results against benchmarks.
Experience eliminating roadblocks for technical teams and tracking development of large numbers of deliverables at the same time.
Capable of analyzing requirements, design and develop systems Integration diagrams/data mapping
Exposure and experience defining new features and data systems to meet the business needs of a diverse set of stakeholders.
Demonstrable experience working with product managers, data architects and technical staff on the implementation of new/existing systems
Experience in testing Java and RESTful based applications.
Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects, plan implementations and help rollout changes
Strong in testing methodologies, test data prep, test scripts prep and coordination of testing across multiple teams
Familiarity with data visualization and MS tools
Very strong written and verbal communication skills
“Can do” attitude, team player, energetic personality, works well under pressure in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Experience in integrating Workday with other custom/vendor applications – Nice to have
Experience working with Work Place Resources IT Systems – Nice to have
Automation Testing experience – Nice to have
Knowledge of data system design for reporting and analytics – Nice to have