Seattle, WA

Workday Configuration Engineer at Nordstrom

| Seattle, WA
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Job DescriptionThe Nordstrom HR Technology team is looking for an experienced Workday Configuration Engineer to support our Workday HR solution. The Workday Configuration Engineer applies Nordstrom business domain knowledge and Workday configuration knowledge to create, enhance and support Workday HR solutions and processes.

The position will identify risks, issues and dependencies along with mitigation strategies and solution options; work in an operating model that employs agile practices to effectively deliver technology solutions and prepares materials and executes on knowledge transfer activities.

A day in the life… 

Performs analysis to determine optimal Workday solution option, and designs, builds and tests Workday solutions. This includes business processes, alerts and less complex integrations

Defines and executes work using agile practices

Serves as key resource in coordination of software changes across internal and external teams, ensuring quality of software and acts as gatekeeper of change control

Effectively communicates by articulating messages in a way that is easily understood and can adjust content and style to meet the needs of diverse stakeholders

Performs root cause analysis to quantify impact of issues and to inform permanent resolutions to Workday application

Performs foundational maintenance and sustainment processes

Creates and maintains documentation needed in support of system requirements, designs, test, functionality, etc.

Mentors configuration engineers on workday capabilities and potential solution designs and reviews solution designs across the team.

You own this if you have… 

4+ years professional experience in Workday HR software delivery with expertise across multiple functional areas in the HR space

Experience with HR Technology solutions within an ecommerce or retail environment preferred

BA/BS degree or suitable work experience as a Workday Configuration Engineer

Understanding of software development principals and methodologies

Understanding of how to query and structure data to assist with data driven decisions and troubleshooting

Ability to define, measure and analyze business processes to identify improvement opportunities

Ability to build relationships cross-functionally with multiple teams ranging from Engineering to Business and End Users

Strong interpersonal (oral and written) communication skills

We’ve got you covered…

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

Life Insurance and Disability

Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

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What are Nordstrom Perks + Benefits

Nordstrom Benefits Overview

Nordstrom offers comprehensive, flexible benefits to our employees and their families.

Wellness Program
myStrength® Program

Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Life Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

401(k) Plan
Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Paid Time Off
Bereavement Leave
Leave of Absence
Sabbatical Leave
Paid Maternity & Parental Leave

Dependent Care
Health Care Health Savings

Merchandise Discount
Transit or Work From Home Subsidy
Adoption Financial Assistance
Employee Assistance Program
Group Home/Auto Insurance
Group Legal Services
“No Meeting” Time Blocks
Caregiving Benefits
Employee Charitable Match Program
Rethink Program

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

On-site coffee bar with barista and snacks • Full bar • Rooftop with city views • Did we mention merchandise discounts?

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