Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Workday HRIS Systems Administrator in New York, New York

Workday HRIS Systems Administrator

Job Posting Number: 22975

Professional – Human Resources

New York,NY

June 5, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a Workday System Administrator to join the HRIS Department. The Administrator is responsible for maintaining, monitoring and supporting HR systems control processes.

You Will:

Manage the production and sandbox environments, establishing a well controlled systems environment by defining, documenting and enforcing system standards.

Manage and coordinate regular system upgrades / releases

Support Workday Administrative functions including security configuration, tenant configuration, reports and upgrades

Work closely with functional areas (HR, Payroll, IT and Finance) and other stakeholders to test and implement efficient solutions

Assist developing and driving the change control process vision

Develop and regularly perform system change audits and validation and follow up with appropriate teams for corrections

Assist in an annual internal and external system audit

Maintain system related requirements and technical documentation

Monitor and asist with impact analysis with up/down stream systems

Identify, recommend and track opportunities for process and operational improvements

You Are:

Committed to high standards of productivity.

Motivated to provide exceptional customer service.

Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.

Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

Incredibly productive within a diverse team environment, work within tight deadlines, and manage competing priorities.

Highly organized with a strong attention to detail.

Able to identify and resolve problems in a timely, effective manner.

Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

You have:

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline

2-5 years of relevant experience with Workday

Demonstrated project management skills

Exposure to HRIS software; Strong preference for experience in Oracle/PeopleSoft, Peoplefluent


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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