Workday Innovations Developer (Houston, TX)

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Mercer's Digital Solutions practice is seeking candidates for the following position that can be located anywhere in the US:

Workday Innovations Developer

This is a developer role within our Workday practice where we use a variety of tools including: JavaScript, Java, Angular, Python, HTML, CSS, SnapLogic, and/or VBA.

Are you looking for a role where you can impact a company with your innovative vision and development skills?

This role is a part of the Technology Development Team within the Innovation office and ultimately reports to the US&C Innovation Leader. This role is primarily responsible for the development, deployment, education, and maintenance of tools to empower all facets of Mercer Digital (Sales, Delivery, and Operations).You will work with the broader organization to identify development projects and priorities and enact continuous improvements and maintenance to tools and processes leveraged throughout Mercer's Digital Solutions practice and beyond.

Responsible for the identification of areas of improvement (efficiency, productivity, consultant experience, customer experience, business insights, etc.) and the development of rapid prototypes/proofs of concepts (POCs) to carry out the improvements. Additionally, when POC's are identified as formal projects, you will be a primary developer of the final solutions, leveraging a wide range of technologies to create the final product.Lastly, you will be responsible for working within the broader Innovation Department and beyond to ensure adoption of the solution takes place, effectively implementing the solution within the organization. This would include education, documentation, and maintenance of solutions moved into a production state.

As part of the Innovation Office, you will be impacting the day-to-day business of 70-80% of our consultants with the tools you develop to improve efficiency and accuracy, as well as building new revenue streams for the company. The group is highly visible to Leadership so there is a huge potential for success.

What is in it for you?

As a part of Mercer, our Digital Solutions practice is bringing the expertise of the world's largest HR consulting company to the digital space. We offer top-notch benefits:
  • Culture of collaboration and valued partnership throughout business
  • Competitive pay and benefits package: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, generous 401k match and contribution
  • Eligible to participate in our tuition reimbursement and our Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Generous vacation, time off and company holidays

We will count on you to:

  • Facilitate and participate in a culture of continuous improvement and innovation
  • Design & Develop products, solutions, tools, applications, utilities and other mediums to facilitate all facets of Mercer's Digital Solutions business.
    • Clean, efficient code based on specifications
    • Testing and deploying programs and systems
    • Fixing and improving existing software/systems
  • Documentation, Knowledge Sharing, & Stakeholder engagement to align priorities and drive adoption through the entire product lifecycle
  • Explore innovation opportunities and present the business case for viable projects
  • Collaborate and coordinate with all departments within Mercer Digital
  • Manage development projects and project team members to ensure successful completion

What you need to have:

  • 3 years of experience within Software/Product Development
  • Working experience with Workday and ServiceNow is preferred
  • Played an active role in designing and developing new tools and/or processes
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and popular/common coding languages such as JavaScript, Java, Angular, Python, HTML, CSS, SnapLogic, and/or VBA
  • Ability to learn new coding languages and technologies to solve critical business requirements
  • Experience with software design and development in a test-driven environment

What makes you stand out?

  • Software innovations development for Workday implementations

Who We Are:

Mercer Digital is a certified Workday implementation partner and the digital consulting arm of Mercer, the world's largest HR consulting company. We specialize in business and cloud consulting and are dedicated to transforming our clients' businesses. Mercer Digital leverages expertise in big data, cloud computing, and enterprise services and design to provide our customers with full-lifecycle solutions. Our firm consists of specialists with deep expertise in Human Capital Management (HCM), Payroll, Talent, Finance, process improvement, historical data conversion, and cloud software integrations. We have offices in Dallas and Houston, Texas, with clients across the globe.

About Mercer:

Mercer believes in building brighter futures by redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being. Mercer's more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a business of Marsh & McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annual revenue of $17 billion. Through its market-leading businesses including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.


The applicable base salary range for this role is $86,400 to $144,000.

The base pay offered will be determined on factors such as experience, skills, training, location, certifications, and education. Decisions will be determined on a case-by-case basis. In addition to the base salary, this position may be eligible for performance-based incentives.

We are excited to offer a competitive total rewards package which includes health and welfare benefits, tuition assistance, 401K savings and other retirement programs as well as employee assistance programs.
More Information on Marsh McLennan
Marsh McLennan operates in the Consulting industry. The company is located in New York, NY. Marsh McLennan was founded in 1871. It has 78000 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 83 open jobs at Marsh McLennan, click here.
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