IBM Workday Benefits Lead Consultant - Post Production Services in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences via Cognitive data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM Services empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

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you will find a wealth of opportunities within IBM to create the career you’ve always imagined.

For over seven years IBM has been partnering with Workday to bring innovation, analytics-driven insights, and high-touch customer service to our clients. Together, we are helping clients build smarter HR and financial management capabilities, and enabling them to fully realize the benefits of their Workday solutions.

We are currently seeking a Workday Benefits Lead consultant for our Post Production Services (PPS) organization in our growing Workday practice. Our PPS organization helps clients maximize value from their Workday investment by providing the deep domain expertise necessary to stabilize, enhance, and expand their Workday footprint. As a critical role for the client and IBM’s success, the Benefits Lead consultant helps clients optimize their existing Workday Benefits implementation, takes the lead with clients already in production to help them implement the Workday Benefits module, and provides strategic advice, implementation experience, business process and domain expertise to help clients get the value out of Workday.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct working sessions with clients to gather, understand, and analyze their business requirements for Benefits and related processes

  • Understand regulatory and statutory requirements (e.g. ACA) and how these can be met with Workday

  • Design and implement requirements in the Workday Benefits solution

  • Configure the Workday solution to meet the needs of complex Workday client

  • Demonstrate the configurations through the iterative development of prototypes

  • Provide subject matter expertise regarding key business process decisions related to industry and/or functional areas

In this dynamic role, you will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients. As such, travel to client sites may be required, up to 4 days per week. Preferred candidates will live within a 50 mile radius of a major airport.

Preferred candidates will have current certifications in Workday HCM, Compensation and/or Benefits

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 3 years experience with Workday Benefits implementations

  • At least two full lifecycle Workday Benefits module deployments

  • Certified in Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Workday Benefits

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • At least 5 years experience in IT / Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementation

  • At least 5 years experience in business processes including analysis and requirements gathering

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.