As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients’ business environment and achieve business results.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
As a Workforce Configuration Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients’ business environment and achieve business results.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The WorkForce Software Configuration Consultant will play an active role in leading the solution build of the WorkForce Software modules, as well as assist the client and functional team in the selection, implementation planning, fit analysis, testing, rollout and post-implementation support of the WorkForce solution.
As an experienced consultant on our team, you will provide direction and foster enablement within the practice in the WFS Time & Attendance and Scheduling capability, have a seat at the table in charting our strategy and approach in how we continue to build this practice, and work with other IBM practices such as SuccessFactors, Workday and Oracle HCM.
A Workforce Configuration Consultant in this area will also be responsible for understanding and configuring business process requirements with clients that utilizes the WorkForce Software modules to support their business needs. The Workforce Configuration Consultant will also be involved in improving operational metrics, business case development & performance measurement. They will provide technical knowledge, configure the requirements and perform unit testing. The configuration consultant will also support the project by maintaining configuration in the different client environments such as Production, Test, Dev etc.
This role assists clients in the implementation and production support of application packaged solutions. They use in-depth consulting skills, Technical knowledge, and packaged solution expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into the clients’ business environment to achieve client expected business results.
A successful candidate can be based out of any city in Canada. While our consultants do get an opportunity to work remotely, some projects require our consultants to travel up to 4 days a week.
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ Several end-to-end Workforce implementations
+ Workforce Software Time and Attendance Configuration Certification
+ Willingness to travel up to 4 days a week (based on project requirements)
+ Experience in SQL and writing queries
+ Logical and Technical mindset
+ Analyzing problems and identifying root causes.
+ Degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science or Mathematics.
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ WFS Advanced Scheduler Configuration Certification
+ WFS Forecasting and Scheduling Configuration Certification
+ WFS Report Specialist Certification
+ WFS ACT Configuration Certification
+ WFS Interface Specialist Certification is a strong plus
+ Experience with SAP SuccessFactors Cloud EC Payroll
+ Experience with Workday HCM
+ Experience with Oracle HCM
+ Previous employment in a Human Resources-related capacity; functional roles in Payroll are a strong plus
**About Business Unit**
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
**Your Life @ IBM**
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**Being You @ IBM**
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