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Workday Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-07915
Location: Santa Clara, California
Start Date: 07/20/2018
 Workday Project Manager
Santa Clara, CA
6 Months
Job Description, Required Skills, Education, Experience:
Engagement Manager will be responsible for ensuring the successful implementation of the Workday solution at Customer through several key project deliverables (e.g., charter, project/staffing plan, issue logs, etc.). The Engagement Manager will work with the SI project team to resolve issues that stand in the way of project success, manage the budget and deliver a profitable project. The Engagement Manager is needed to provide implementation, business process, and HCM product expertise to their engagements.
Additional Responsibilities include:
• Ensure projects are properly planned, staffed, managed and delivered
• Experience with Workday Implementation Methodology
• Work with the Workday Delivery Assurance group to ensure compliance with agreed to project checkpoints
• Provide guidance and mentoring to consultants working on implementations
• Strong functional HR domain expertise including areas such as core HR, recruitment, talent management, absence management and learning and development.
• Experience in successfully managing Workaday HCM project delivery with direct experience in the successful delivery of solutions within a consulting environment/ corporate environment
• Full lifecycle project management experience, from RFP to requirement development/definition, functional solution design, implementation, data migration, system testing, user acceptance testing, go-live and service management
• Experience in managing distributed team
• Experience in managing and supporting blended teams of colleagues, client and partner resources to share knowledge and develop an integrated delivery ethic
• Strong business writing skills with experience in the production of business cases, requirement documentation, tender documents, contracts, statements of work and change requests
• Workday PM Certification
• PMP with Workday HCM and Comp
Pre-screening Question 1
What do you think are the top 3 skills a Project Manager should excel at?
Pre-screening Question 2
In what area of your business life are you most disciplined? Give some examples.
Pre-screening Question 3
What are the challenges faced by clients on implementing Workday vs. an on-premise solution?