Workday Application Security Specialist - (CDC)

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Date: Jun 29, 2022

Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada 
All Available Locations: Montreal; Fredericton; Gatineau; Moncton; Quebec City; Sherbrooke; St. John's 

Sherbrooke, Gatineau or Québec (Remote work, permanently)
Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems
Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.


A role with Deloitte’s Canadian Delivery Centre (CDC) is an opportunity to work on impactful projects, leverage state-of-the-art technologies, and develop your analytical thinking and business management skills. Our Solution Designers are passionate about new and leading technology solutions and cyber security frameworks, and are driven to learn about them to keep up with market evolution. Sound like you? Find out more below!

What will your typical day look like?

As a Solution Designer in the CDC, you will be part of a team that delivers and maintains new security technology solutions for our clients. We count on you to help clients define their requirements and then design/develop/configure security solutions and controls. You may also analyze client business processes, transform client data, test the solutions, and much more from a security perspective. In our view, the best Solution Designers have a strong technical background and are passionate about exploring new technologies. These individuals will help ensure that we are providing the most value possible for our clients.

You will be working on Workday iplementations to design, build and support security, controls and segregation of duties and related engagements that highlight your technical knowledge and expertise. At Deloitte, you will be provided with comprehensive training to help you with the skills required for the job. Further, our subject matter experts and experienced professionals will be available to support you.

About the team

We have a team of experienced individuals who excel in Workday security effectively mitigate risk and make informed and intelligent risk decisions around business processes, technology and operations.
You will have an opportunity to work on various Workday implementation and support engagements to design and configures security roles and perform user access provisioning within ERPs and SaaS applications addresses broader Cyber risks around cloud environments. We also help comply with privacy laws and regulations, and reduces risks associated with business processes, integrations, conversions and unauthorized access for Workday.

Work is remote, away from the standard office in Sherbrooke, Gatineau and Quebec City.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

•    Workday Application Certified (HCM and/or Finance)
•    Experienced with Implementing Workday Security – Security Groups (ex. Role Based Security, User Based Security, Segment Based Security groups), Authentication Policies, Domain and Business Process Policies, User Access Provisioning
•    Basic functional knowledge of Workday HCM and Finance modules 
•    Minimum 2 years of experience with security for Workday Application Implementations;
•    Ability to obtain Government of Canada security clearance

Additional preferred qualifications:
•    Experience with configuring, testing and supporting Workday security including roles and user access
•    Experience with providing Workday Security Operational Support and working with SLAs
•    Experience with developing or using automation and RPA tools are an asset
•    Experience in ERP implementation and delivering of the full project life cycle
•    Ability to understand IT risks and implications to the business, identify weaknesses and recommend solutions
•    Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly MS Excel, including advanced formulas, Pivot Tables, exports/imports, etc.

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

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