Workday is the leader in enterprise-class, software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for managing global businesses and public sector organizations. Our solutions combine the lower cost of ownership of SaaS with a modern approach to applications. Founded by PeopleSoft veterans Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri, Workday delivers Human Capital Management, Payroll, Financial Management and Worker Spend Management solutions for Fortune 500 companies and public sector organizations and institutes of higher education of all sizes.
The Deployment Tools Project Manager will oversee and prioritize the development of content to support customers and consultants deploying the newly developed Workday Student application.Â Â Â The Deployment Tools Project Manager will serve as a resource to Product Managers, Developers and the Business Development Â team in articulating implementation requirements related to new product areas.Â This may include reviewing functional and technical specifications, project plans and identifying appropriate tools and technologies to support conversions and customer configuration and design (e.g., Delivery Assurance templates, data loading tools, accelerators, Configuration and Design Guides, Discovery Guides, Project Estimation tools, etc.).
The Deployment Tools Project Manager will coordinate closely with internal organizations responsible for developing content and tools to support Workday deployments to ensure that all content and tools developed by the Workday Student Service team are consistent with established guidelines and meets or exceeds quality standards before releasing to customers or consultants.Â Â
This is a senior level position requires strong technical, interpersonal, communication and leadership skills and business acumen.Â The incumbent must be self-motivated and detail-oriented with the ability and perspective to understand, balance and prioritize multiple requirements across projects.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Oversee and prioritize the development of implementation guides, templates and other knowledge transfer materials and deployment tools to support customer implementations
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Serve as a team lead and mentor for internal resources responsible for developing content to support customer-facing consultants and project teams
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Serve as a resource for the Product Management and Development team in defining deployment requirements related to the Workday Student product suite
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Become an expert in the Workday Student product suite and work directly with customers and consultants on implementations to understand and prioritize customer business requirements
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Support the Design Partner Program Manager andÂ customer project teams by identifying and producing implementation tools and templates to support of customer deployments
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Coordinate with customer project teams and provide regular status updates and recommendations related to customer implementation needs, emerging product requirements and opportunities to accelerate and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Workday Student implementations.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 5+ years consulting experience with a consulting/software company implementing enterprise applications (e.g., Sungard, Datatel, Oracle/PeopleSoft, SAP, Workday, Kuali, or similar applications).
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 2+ years working for an Enterprise Software vendor in a development or consulting role
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Experience implementing or supporting Student Information Systems at a college or university strongly preferred
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Bachelor degree required.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Passion for customer service
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Demonstrated project management and leadership experience
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Business analysis and requirements gathering abilities.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ability to travel up to 50% of the timeÂ
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