Solution Architect - Workday

Job overview

  • Deadline: 10 May
  • Country: Sweden
  • Location: Sandviken
  • Job-ID: R0027456
  • Job category: IT & Software Development
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For Sandvik Group Functions IT, we’re now looking for an experienced Solution Architect with extensive skills in Workday. You have a high level of understanding for technologies such as RPA and IT architecture, and are used to gathering integration requirements in a high-quality manner; making sure that the end meets the business requirements. Are you the right fit for us?

Your mission

In this position, you’re responsible for providing advice on Workday, and for identifying and driving innovation opportunities in both Workday and overall in Group Functions IT. You translate business requirements into solutions, and assist in the creation of the deliver roadmap, estimates and project timelines. You engage to gather information about a project, including background and a broader context of the HCM, and you provide support and guidance in system integrations from an architect and hands-on support role to manage integration issues and resolution. You build and manage a strong integrations team, and you’re a vital part in setting up new, complex custom reports and analytics for HR. Furthermore, you stay on top of new functionality that becomes available in Workday, and you drive adoption and deployment of newky released features and functions. You also ensure that projects are properly planned, staffed and executed.

This position is located in Sandviken, Sweden.

Your character

We’re looking for someone with at least ten years´ knowledge in HCM eco-system; delivering technical solutions to clients during initial deployments, to rolling adoption and take up of new modules and releases. You have extensive experience in Workday, both functional and technical, and a well-established collaboration in place with Workday. To be more specific, you have in-depth knowledge and understanding of security models and approaches to implement security architecture in Workday, and expertise in the implementation tool which includes – but is not limited to – Enterprise Interface Builder (EIB), Workday Studio and Workday Report Writer. You also have a functional integration experience with external 3rd parties, such as payroll and other provides, and the network needed within Workday to ensure agility.

You personality matters to us. You have strong and proven problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills. You’re customer-centric with a can-do attitude, which allows you to easily adapt to changing environments within emerging technologies coming every day. Being tech-savvy with a knack for innovation, you identify new and efficient solutions that brings us a competitive advantage on the market. Collaboration with both the internal IT community and our global network of customers and partners is key in this position, hence your team spirit, stakeholder management experience and communicative skills come in handy. You influence others to share best practices and progress by leading by example, and you thrive when working in an agile environment..

At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background leads to a better environment for our employees, our business and our customers. We’re looking forward to meeting you!


Send your application no later than May 10, 2021. Read more about Sandvik Group and apply at (Job ID: R0027456).

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Rahul Kedia, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26-26 18 76

Union contacts - Sweden

Malena Rackner, Unionen, +46 (0)26 26 27 48
Fredrik Andersson, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 26 27 18

Peter Olsson-Andrée, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 26 19 84

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

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Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and sustainability. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining industry and rock excavation within the construction industry; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2020, the Group had approximately 37,000 employees and revenues of about 86 billion SEK in more than 160 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 10 May
Job-ID: R0027456

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