Workday Specialist in Chicago, IL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

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WorkDay Specialist (Techno-Functional) Summary:

Signature Consultants has a direct hire opportunity for a WorkDay Specialist. This position is responsible for developing, integrating, testing, and maintaining existing and new applications; knowing one or more programming languages; knowing one or more development methodologies/delivery models. This position requires experience integrating WorkDay.


  • Provide subject matter expertise to AMS and other Center teams, as required
  • Contribute to product feature prioritization and technology roadmaps
  • Design, build and unit test highly scalable applications
  • Provide maintenance support to applications as required supporting incident escalations
  • Identify new technologies, trends, and opportunities
  • Participate in sprint planning, design, coding, unit testing, sprint reviews
  • Provide basic design documents and translates into component-level designs to accelerate development
  • Design, develop, and distribute reusable technical components
  • Assist in developing of technical documentation; participate in test-plan development, integration and deployment
  • Define and develop project requirements, functional specifications and detailed designs of application solutions for client


  • Bachelor Degree and 5 years Information Technology experience OR Technical Certification and/or College Courses and 7 year Information Technology experience OR 9 years Information Technology experience.
  • Possess ability to manage workload, manage multiple priorities, and manage conflicts with customers/employees/managers, as applicable
  • 2 Years of Work Day IntegrationExperience
  • Experience in scripting languages (BASH / PERL / PYTHON / RUBY)
  • Experience in application / product feature design
  • Experience in integration technologies (Must have Mulesoft integration experience and capabilities)
  • Experience in mobile technologies (HP Anywhere / iOS / Android / Java / HTML5)
  • Experience in service oriented architecture (SOA)
  • Experience in web technologies (HTML/CSS/Java/ASP.Net/PHP/Ruby/C#)
  • Experience in cloud computing technologies (SaaS / IaaS / PaaS)
  • Experience in application configuration
  • Rapid prototyping
  • SDLC Methodology (Agile / Scrum / Iterative Development)
  • System performance management
  • Systems change / configuration management
  • Business requirements management
  • Problem solving /analytical thinking
  • Creative thinking
  • Ability to execute
  • Stakeholder relationship management
  • Ability to coach and mentor mid-level and junior professionals on Workday integration

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 Year experiences integrating Work Day
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.