Job Details

Senior Analyst, Workday HCM


Date Opened: 10/04/2023

Job Type:

Job Number: 230003XJ

Job Description

Day in the Life: 

Saks Cloud Services is looking for Sr Analyst – Workday HCM to support the business and serve as the face of HR Solutions supporting/enabling business priorities leveraging Workday HCM.

Workday HCM Functional Analyst will function as an expert for system administration, HR transactions, business process configuration and design, including advising, communicating to the HR team, managers, and employees in proper use of the system.


What you will do:

  • Capable at creating/loading and validating EIBs or using other Mass Operation type of Workday Administrator Tasks.

  • Capable at building calculated fields and custom reports.

  • Lead and close various operational tasks or projects including, but not limited to: Triage ticket intake and resolution with internal partners, partner with SMEs to support Annual Cycle Activities and new feature implementation, participate in rotational ownership of leading Workday updates/projects.

  • Work closely with HR leadership, business partners and technical teams, lead design and process development, gather and define requirements, recommendations, document changes for change control purposes, design and implement solutions, and ensure user ease of adoption and will support the organization in achieving optimized transactions and processes.

  • Review, test and implement bi-annual Workday releases; Lead on determining impact, presenting suggested new features in detail with final recommendations to management on which to implement; participate in regression testing for new system features and communication of changes/benefits to end-users.

  • Act as a SME responsible for collaborating with both technology and business teams to design and maintain security architecture, implement security services provided to the business, and govern the systems security group, roles, and permissions.

Who you are:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field.

  • 4+ years of progressive experience within Workday HCM, with specialization in one or more functional areas. Functional specialization can vary. This position requires the best communication skills.

  • Knowledge of Canadian Payroll is desired but not a must have.

  • Demonstrated ability to be innovative, initiate, lead and manage change.

  • Broad range of experience with information technology solutions for HR, process/systems/technical analysis, systems implementation, and operations.

  • EIB & HCM experience is required (4 years minimum) – HCM and either Payroll or Absence and Time experience (4 years minimum)

  • Has done more than 1 implementation of Workday as the configurator.

  • Show experience Building, Creating, and Configuring Business Processes and Core Objects that support it.

  • Strong communication skills essential for effective collaboration within our global team.

  • Functional experience needed not technical experience.


Your Life and Career at Saks Cloud Services :

  • Be part of an excellent team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!

  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate

  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance

  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).

  • An amazing employee discount

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.

HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing non discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,compensation and training.

HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.