Graduate Workday Analyst

KainosIT & Cybersecurity 0-2 Years

Job Description

Our people love the exciting and meaningful work they do, the cutting-edge resources and technology they have access to, the benefits we offer and the great community we’ve built. Want to join them?

Within the Kainos Workday Practice, everything we achieve is because of the quality, talent and determination of our people, and their ability to deliver amazing digital solutions which meet the needs of our customers. Our goal is to be the leading Workday partner globally, with our people seen as the leaders in Workday deployment solutions. We do this by investing heavily in our teams and our people, giving them the opportunity to grow their careers with us and to build their knowledge and skills. We’re passionate about the need to ensure they are presented with the best opportunities while ensuring our customers get the solutions they need.
We’re part of Kainos, which was established in 1986, and we’re the leading Workday boutique partner providing full service Workday solutions to our customers and rapidly growing in North America.

As Graduate Workday Consultant Analyst, you will be responsible for supporting the successful specification, design, configuration, testing and deployment of enterprise scale Workday solutions.

This will be done by working with customer business and technical teams, as well internal Workday and Smart delivery teams within the Kainos Workday Business Unit.

Your primary activities will be to understand and translate customer requirements, define service scope, and shape, configure and deliver solutions that are fit for purpose and commercially viable for our customers’ Workday and Smart projects. Hands-on product configuration is essential for this role.

You must have a keen interest in developing a career in consulting, and depending on your skills and experience to date, you may be suited to work in one or more of the following areas – Workday Human Capital Management (HCM), Financials or Payroll; testing and support; data management; integrations. Typically, you will have a background in one or more of the following disciplines - IT; business; HR/HCM; consulting; testing; financials; payroll; integrations.

The graduate programme aims to develop your skills base across three core service lines within the Workday Business Unit – Workday deployment and integration services, Workday Application Management Services, and Smart Services.

Minimum requirements:
Currently studying or have completed a degree in a relevant technical and/ or business subject – IT, business, finance, HR etc.
Some understanding of the Workday or Cloud delivery methodologies including the relevance of different stages of the project lifecycle
Good communicator, you will be willing to assume a customer facing role, with the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and clients
Capable of working within teams and alongside customers, as well as on your individual tasks with limited supervision.
Able to manage your time effectively and record it accurately
Able to apply all relevant standards and procedures to your own work, maintaining high quality and accuracy
Aware of the importance of confidentiality and non-disclosure policies and/or agreements and ensure security of information
Able, if required, to travel to customer sites in the same region (minimal out of region travel may also be required)

Our vision is to enable outstanding people to create digital solutions that have a positive impact on people’s lives. Our values aren't abstract; they are the behaviours we expect from each other every day and underpin everything that we do. We expect everyone to display our values by being determined in how obstacles are overcome; honest when dealing with others; respectful of how you treat others; creative to find solutions to complex problems and cooperative by sharing information, knowledge and experience. These values, applied collectively, help to produce an outstanding Kainos person, team and culture.

Posted On

September 22, 2020