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Our story

At Alight, we believe a company’s success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to “Be Alight.”

Our Values:

Champion People – be empathetic and help create a place where everyone belongs.

Grow with purpose – Be inspired by our higher calling of improving lives.

Be Alight – act with integrity, be real and empower others.

It’s why we’re so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team’s expertise in human insights and cloud technology gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.

With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.

Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.

Learn more at careers.alight.com

As a Workday HCM Lead, we expect you to be

  • Responsible for delivering allocated work in all stages of the Workday project lifecycle, from planning and design phases through deployment, testing, go live and post production support and/or delivering allocated AMS work

  • Developing your area of expertise in the Workday product suite, specializing and having a deepening skill set within a particular area, i.e. either technical or within a functional area

  • Develops working relationships with other members of project team and management as well as client

  • Ability to be effectively and actively engaged on multiple, parallel projects

  • Guide other consultants within project team

  • Share knowledge and information through regular communications and facilitation

  • Additional experience in internal work like contributing to and building internal methodology, coaching/mentoring of team members etc. is a plus

​​Your Skills and Qualifications should reflect our values and will include:

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills – fully fluent English and Spanish/French

  • Advanced analytical and functional skills evidenced by playing a role in projects or in a support environment

  • Certified in Workday HCM

  • Exposure to the maintenance and enhancement of HR Systems (post go-live)

  • Consultancy experience of HR processes and/or worked within an HR Services team is desirable

  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills, a clear ability to ‘consult’ for and with your clients

  • Experience as 'Lead' with an implementation partner (preferred)

  • Experience of confidently managing stakeholders

  • Evidence of collaboration and contribution in your previous work environments

  • Ideally, experience working on multiple concurrent work assignments

  • Ideally, experience playing a key role in virtual teams

  • Ability to act with integrity

  • Able to self-manage confidently, with good personal productivity and self-motivation

Flexible Working

So that you can be your best at work and home, we consider flexible working arrangements wherever possible.  Alight has been a leader in the flexible workspace and “Top 100 Company for Remote Jobs” 5 years in a row.


We offer programs and plans for a healthy mind, body, wallet and life because it’s important our benefits care for the whole person. Options include a variety of health coverage options, wellbeing and support programs, retirement, vacation and sick leave, maternity, paternity & adoption leave, continuing education and training as well as a number of voluntary benefit options. 

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight’s employment policies. Background checks may include some or all the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, credit check, and/or drug test.  You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.