VIVA USA Inc Business Analyst III in Deerfield, Illinois

Req Ref No: SGILBA736 Location: Deerfield, IL Duration: 9.0 months



Client is seeking a Business Analyst to support client’s global Workday Recruiting implementation project. The successful candidate will have experience as a Talent Acquisition (TA) subject matter expert on global ATS implementations, ideally with specific implementation of Workday Recruiting in a highly matrixed environment. This position requires an individual who has significant experience working successfully as part of a global project team, with multiple work streams and stakeholder groups.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

client has implemented Workday Core, Payroll for US/PR, Advanced Compensation and Talent/Performance functionality globally across 60+ countries and 8 languages and are now moving to deploy Workday Recruiting as a phase 2 implementation. The Business Analyst will be an integral part of the core project team and will work closely with the TA Lead. This role will be responsible to be part of the Talent Acquisition work stream, defining requirements to ensure a successful future state design and transition, including:

Collaborating with global TA and recruiters to define TA requirements for future state design and configuration Collating, assessing and documenting and maintaining TA requirements Being a key contributor, working closely with the SI Recruiting team to ensure requirements are understood Testing all phases of configuration to ensure configuration meets the requirements Supporting change management and privacy teams Having a good understanding of when to make decisions and when to escalate issues Being part of the core project team to provide TA input across key work streams including reporting, change management, integrations, testing and training Identifying and understanding potential dependencies across other work streams Being part of user acceptance testing requirements, documentation and testing Providing regular work stream updates and meeting assigned task/milestone due dates

Key Competencies for this position:

Talent Acquisition Subject Matter Expert for a global company Planning and organizing Effective communication skills Teamwork and adaptability Ability to grasp new concepts quickly and ability to partner and collaborate Provide appropriate rationale and context to drive decision making Interacts regularly with the Talent Acquisition team (internal and external) to understand their business objectives Ability to work and succeed without geographical, functional, or team boundaries. Qualifications: Candidate must possess the following knowledge: Working knowledge of ATS implementations, and Workday Recruiting Experience within Talent Acquisition within a global function Experience working with stakeholder groups across multiple regions Education and/or Experience Excellent verbal and written skills 4+ years’ experience in supporting Human Resources Recruiting or Recruiting projects/programs 3+ years’ experience in cross-functional, global teams 2 years’ Experience as a TA SME on global ATS implementations Desirable: Experience of Taleo to Workday conversion projects Past experience with global healthcare/manufacturing companies

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.