Cloud Financials Solution Architect - Government-E

at Alight Solutions LLC in Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description

At Alight, we believe a company's success starts with its people. It's why we're so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team's expertise in human insights and cloud technology, allows companies and employees around the world to transform and thrive. With a competitive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work. Join our team. Because transformation takes a workforce. Learn more at .


As a Cloud Financials Solution Architect a typical day to include the following:


Responsible for maintaining relationship with Workday BDMs in region/market


Build deployment approaches, models, and support Sales Executive on communicating this to perspective clients.


Support Sales Executives in region/market on all Workday Financial pursuits as a Financial SMEs


Work closely with Global Financials Lead and other regional/market Leads to ensure global standards are met


Work closely with Delivery Leaders to ensure clean hand-off between Sales and Delivery as well as refining delivery and sales methodology


Develop working relationships with other Delivery Leads, Integration Leads, Conversion Leads, Sales Execs, Solutions team, Project Managers and Engagement Executives


Become a high-level expert in the Workday Financials product suite


Understand Alight Solutions Implementation Methodology and ensure it is followed in region


Required Experience:


Experience with Financial related ERP implementations on SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Ultimate Software, ADP, Ceridian or similar Financials systems. Deep Financial experience with a demonstrated aptitude on system implementation specific tasks/procedures in the Government (Federal, State, County, City, Municipal & Utilities) sector. Workday experience is desired.


Experience with communication/selling to C-Suite


Experience communicating complex solutions/scenarios to Finance


Knowledge and experience with translating business requirements into system requirements.


Previous experience within a Finance Role internally (CFO, Controller, FP&A, Accountant etc.) or as a Financial Consultant/Solution Architect on ERP Implementations on Workday, SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Ultimate Software, ADP, Ceridian or similar Financials systems.


High proficiency in Microsoft Excel.


Workday certified optional but preferred.


Ability to travel up to 50% of the time.




Bachelor's degree in Business, Math, Computer Science or Finance, MBA is a plus


By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position. #LI Remote


Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Alight believes diversity should be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. And we're committed to enabling an inclusive culture of belonging that engages all colleagues and grows the diversity of our talent to proudly represent the clients and communities we serve.

As an affirmative action employer, we adhere to the principles of equal employment opportunity in the workplace as defined in our diversity policy statement.


Diversity Policy Statement

Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, gender, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans and other covered veterans.


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Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an

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Job Posting: 623638

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Oct 15, 2021