Senior HRIS Analyst Workday Configuration Analyst Payroll Module

The HRIS Configuration Analyst is an integral part of the HR Services team and provides support to the Human Resources operations and functional organizations in the area of system requirements within the Workday module. This role will also be a subject matter expert for HCM module, including but not limited to the Talent module within Workday. This role will be responsible for configuration in Workday, user communications, producing reporting/analytics, providing project leadership as well as coordinating data reviews, as applicable.
Key Accountabilities:

  • Supports Manager, HR Systems with configuration changes in Workday.
  • Partners with configuration resources at Alight by initiating change requests (CRs), testing changes in sandbox, reviewing Business Review Document, approving for production, etc.
  • Responsible for the maintenance and ongoing administration of the HRIS to support short-term and long- term goals.
  • Maintains data integrity in the HRIS, regularly coordinates data audits and clean-up efforts.
  • Designs and generates standard and custom reporting and analytics in Workday.
  • Supports users with questions regarding transactions in Workday including more advanced reporting, recruiting, etc. (tier 2/tier 3 support).
  • Develops and distributes communications to users regarding user manuals, system outages and changes through email or shared repositories.
  • Assists with requests for data correction, organization moves, position updates and any other requests as well as Workday inbox requests (tier 2/tier 3 support).
  • Trains new HR Users on Workday functionality.
  • Participates and/or leads Workday HCM Projects as needed.
  • Partners with Alight resources for required Workday updates, process changes, etc.
  • Partners with HR leaders to develop Workday enabled solutions
  • Partners with other members of HR Services as well as HR teams as needed for projects.
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Human Resources or equivalent experience
  • 3-4 years HR experience
  • Workday HCM reporting experience required
  • Ability to delicately handle sensitive information and maintain the appropriate level of confidentiality
  • Customer focused with strong communications and interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with all levels of users and management
  • Creative and able to find solutions using systems
  • Strong functional and technical skills
  • Strong analytical skills

Job Type: Full-time

  • Workday: 3 years (Required)
  • Configuration: 2 years (Required)
  • Data Integrity Support: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Applicants for this opportunity must have an unrestricted right to work in the United States.
[Persons in H-l, L-l, and OPT EAD status do not have unrestricted right to work.]

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