Overview

Job Location:
Manila, Philippines

About the Team

Collaborative Solutions continues to grow its Global Delivery Center in Manila. Join our dedicated team of experienced Workday professionals and be part of our dynamic, fast-paced, HR transformation consulting practice.

About the Role

As a Testing Principal Consultant, you will be hands-on with the development of key project deliverable for Workday implementations such as: Test Strategy, Test Plans, Test metrics and reporting, and Test Scenarios. The Testing Principal Consultant typically reports to a Manager level position within the Delivery organization. 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the project team on Workday implementations through preparation, planning, and execution of Testing of the Workday system prior to implementation.

  • Manage 1 – 2 medium to large Workday product implementations

  • Track and report on testing progress

  • Guide project team on development of test plans and impart Best Practices on Testing

  • Become an expert in Collaborative Solutions’  Cynergy™  (Workday) Implementation Methodology and use it on all engagements

  • Drive collaboration between QA and functional teams to maximize timely delivery of solutions

  • Contribute to Collaborative’s tools and project assets related to Workday testing

  • Track issues and risks, communicate status, and escalate concerns appropriately, while working with the client project manager to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or time-frames

  • Work with Workday’s Delivery Assurance to ensure compliance with checkpoints

  • Ensure the client can serve as a reference upon completing their implementation

  • Act as a mentor to fellow consultants and associates

  • Actively participate in internal initiatives to share your skills and experience with others within the organization

Skills and Experience

  • Must have active Workday Certification, ISTQB Certification is an advantage

  • In-depth knowledge of formal Testing Methodologies

  • Able to demonstrate an ability to provide test estimates and manage delivery to an approved budget

  • Able to demonstrate an understanding of the test phase life cycle, the principles of testing including Test and Defect Management

  • Experience leading project teams in preparation, planning, and execution of Testing involving medium to large scale ERP systems prior to an implementation

  • Strong consulting and presentation skills with the ability to effectively manage client expectations

  • Ability to operate effectively in a dynamic growing ecosystem

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint programs

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Why Choose Collaborative?

  • Open, transparent lines of communication with leadership through Town Halls, internal newsletters, and monthly small group conversations with a member of the executive team 
  • Established Employee Resources Groups (ERG’s) that provide a safe space for employees to build relationships, connect, and develop initiatives to enhance diversity and inclusion
  • Generous paid time off, including balance days, flexible work arrangements, and options to work remotely or from an office (depending on your location) to cultivate personal and professional balance 
  • Committed to giving back to improve our communities and environmental impact 
  • Opportunities for learning and development through established corporate programs, on and off-site trainings, and on-demand online learning courses 
  • A people development focused environment where you have autonomy to drive your career path 

Collaborative’s Travel Approach

  • Throughout the pandemic, Collaborative continued to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction in the ecosystem as we worked with our clients to successfully deliver projects remotely
  • Because the future is still unknown, some clients will continue to be deployed remotely, while others may desire more face-to face-contact
  • We will monitor and adapt as needed, but we do not anticipate travel of more than 25%
  • As Balance is a core value at Collaborative, we strive to ensure that Collabies find the right balance in their personal and professional lives, and that includes travel

Who you are:

  • You have a Growth Mindset: A belief that abilities can be developed along with a desire to be curious, learn & grow
  • You take Initiative: Solve problems by thinking & taking action on solutions rather than waiting for direction
  • You take Accountability: Follow through on commitments, take ownership & ensure timeliness
  • You Give Back: Leverage your knowledge & expertise to make improvements around you
  • You are Resilient: Work through challenges with optimism, agility & adaptability
  • You demonstrate Awareness: An ability to understand how your attitudes & actions impact others and adapt your approach accordingly