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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.”

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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. 

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Alight is currently recruiting for a Workday Senior Integration Consultant to work within their Professional Services business group.

The successful candidate will be based in EMEA and will join our industry-leading team, working with colleagues and clients across EMEA. As a member of the Technical Practice, you will be focused on clients who are new to Workday and going through an initial Implementation and those who are live with Workday; working closely with clients throughout the duration of their partnership with Alight.  

The Responsibilities

  • Work direct with our customers under the guidance and direction of our Project Leads on new integration deployments, 

  • Work with multiple new and existing clients, building productive, in-depth relationships, 

  • Engage with initial implementation teams to ensure a smooth transition,

  • Consult with customers to deliver appropriate and forward-thinking solutions, 

  • Participate in the integration discovery process, obtaining a thorough understanding of the client's business requirements and identifying the most appropriate integration approach, 

  • Translate the client's requirements into a detailed design that fully leverages the Workday integration toolset, 

  • Fully utilise the Workday integration toolset to build robust integration solutions for our clients, 

  • Investigate and deliver solutions to issues raised by customers, 

  • Conduct root cause analysis and guide the client in implementing improvements and preventative measures, 

  • Participate in health checks on our client's Workday integration landscape; providing recommendations to ensure optimal performance, improve accuracy and ensure the client is maximising their Workday investment, 

  • Mentor and coach others in the team, helping to build their knowledge and skills in order to improve delivery, 

  • Champion our methodology to ensure consistency of service and completion of all milestones and deliverables to plan, 

  • Provide input into continuous process improvements based on your project experiences. 

The Requirements

  • 3+ years implementing HR, Payroll or Financials technical solutions with Workday, SAP, Oracle or similar applications, 

  • 3+ years consulting experience, either within a consulting/software organisation or as an internal consultant, 

  • Thorough understanding of and experience in the application of modern integration technologies (EDI, Web Services, XML, XSLT, Java, .Net, middleware), 

  • Use excellent oral and written communications skills to engage with stakeholders at all levels, 

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, 

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise, responding with a sense of urgency to immediate needs, 

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to frequent change, 

  • Willingness to travel – up to 10% of your working time, 

  • Workday Integration Core and additional Workday Integration certifications are preferred. 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical, business or other relevant field of study 

  • If not already a holder of the relevant Workday Certifications, successful completion of appropriate Workday Certification(s) is a requirement of the role. 

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.