Senior Student Consultant, Education & Government

Workday, Inc. Charlotte, NC

Join our team and experience Workday!

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. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description

Higher Education and/or State/Local Government required

Key Areas of Responsibility:

* Become an expert in the Workday Student product suite.

* Perform the following on an engagement: 1) understand client business requirements, 2) configure the Workday solution, 3) demonstrate the configurations through the development of prototype systems, 4) assist the client in testing the Workday solution

* Work with the client to help convert legacy data into Workday

* Complete the work assigned by the Engagement Manager within the budgeted time allocated

* Assist the integration consulting team in helping to configure and test integrations between Workday and third party/custom solutions

* Understand Workday's Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements

* Work with Delivery Assurance to ensure compliance with agreed to checkpoints

* Ensure the client takes advantage of Workday best practices

* Identify opportunities to position other service offerings

* Ensure the client is referencable once the client is in production

* Participate in update training and other events that help share one's product skills with other consultants

* Provide the Engagement Manager with status reports and keep them apprised of overall project status

Knowledge Base:

* 4+ years implementing Student solutions in the Higher Education sector

* Previous consulting experience with a consulting/software company is highly desired

* Experience implementing Workday, Banner, Ellucian, PeopleSoft, or similar applications

* Experience with the following functional areas: Student Financials,, Student Financial Aid, Student business process, Student Recruiting, Student Records/Admissions

Skill Set:

* Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

* Passion for customer service

* Functional and technical experience

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Business analysis and requirements gathering abilities.

* Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training.

* Experience with multiple Student applications a plus

* Ability to travel up to 50% of the time

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