The University of Southern California (USC) has established a Workday Financials deployment program covering our academic enterprise as well as our hospitals. This program is critical to USCâs overall goals to improve administrative efficiency. Workday Financials will be paired with the existing Workday HR and Payroll solutions implemented in 2013. Â
We are currently seeking five Workday Integrations Developers (Programmer Analyst III) to join our Workday Financials deployment program team. The Workday Integrations Developers will be will be responsible for gathering requirements from business users, designing, developing, testing and deploying Workday integrations for the Workday financials module.
The ideal candidate must possess 3 years of experience in service-oriented architecture design principals, common ERP HCM/Financials integration design patterns, phased implementation methodologies and in-depth knowledge of various Workday integration cloud technologies like EIB, Core Connectors, Document Transformation and Workday Studio. Familiarity with the Workday object model and creating calculated fields and custom reports as well as demonstrated proficiency with Web Services, SOAP, XML, XSLT, REST, JSON, HTTP, SSL, PGP, SAML, etc. are required. Experience with Workday Financials deployment is strongly preferred.
ITS is committed to providing information technology services and support to the university. ITS provides essential, university-wide services such as:
Enterprise information systems
University wired and wireless networks
There are five vacancies for this role.
These are a fixed-term position with an anticipated end date of December 31, 2021. Please note that these are full-time role eligible for benefits, including medical, dental, and vision plans.
What Youâll Do:
Work directly with key business users and stakeholders to gather requirements for integrations
Evaluate, communicate and coordinate the technical impacts of application configuration decisions
Create detailed system interface specifications, field mapping, and system process designs
Walk the business users through the integration design documents and getting sign-offs needed
Develop the Workday integrations using the Workday integration cloud technologies to meet the business requirements
Test the integrations â Formulating scenarios that need to be tested, documenting them as well as working with the business and vendors on testing the integrations
Deploy integrations to other Workday tenants
Track issues and risks communicate status and escalate concerns to project management
Interact with users to determine their software application objectives, scope and requirements.
Produce the required analysis and application design, either individually or by actively participating in development process. Produce design specification documents
Translate design specifications into programming languages
Develop test data and routines required to test and revise application(s).Ensures application(s) is thoroughly tested before release. Write reports of test results.
Detect, define and debug programs whenever problems are reported or encountered
Perform other duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time
The Must Haves:
Bachelorâs degree in business administration, organization development, communication or related discipline
3 years of experience with integrations
3 years ofÂ project experience in a technical or techno-functional role with one or more ERP implementations in HCM or Financials
Experience in service-oriented architecture design principals, common ERP HCM/Financials integration design patterns, phased implementation methodologies
Knowledge of various cloud technologies like EIB, Core Connectors, Document Transformation and Workday Studio
Demonstrated proficiency with Web Services, SOAP, XML, XSLT, REST, JSON, HTTP, SSL, PGP, SAML, etc.
Knowledge of programming and documentation procedures, programming methods, program flow charts and operator instructions
Exceptional written and verbal communication capabilities; able to communicate effectively with diverse people and individuals at various levels within the organization
Willingness to take charge and the ability to simplify a complex problem
Ability to manage multiple initiatives at a time and operate in a group or confidence to lead that group through a challenge and to a solution
Superior detail orientation, organization, and analytical skills
Ability to operate effectively in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision
The Nice to Haves:
Bachelorâs Degree in Management Information Systems, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science or other engineering discipline
5 or more years of integration experience
Experience with Workday Financials deployment
Experience in Workday integration cloud technologies like EIB, Core Connectors, Document Transformation and Workday Studio
Experience within the Higher Education and/or Health Care industry
USC benefits include a choice of retirement programs, 12 paid vacation days per year, 12 paid sick days per year, university holidays, a choice of medical and dental plans, and discounts to football games, basketball games, and other campus events.
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree, Combined work experience and education as equivalentMinimum Experience: 3 years, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experienceMinimum Field of Expertise: Sound knowledge of programming and documentation procedures, programming methods, program flow charts and operator instructions. Knowledge of one or more appropriate computer languages. Competent to work independently on complex programming activities.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.