Your new company
A large organisation within the Education sector is looking to hire a Peoplesoft Functional Consultant to play an integral part in their SMS Program. The SMS Program has been re-established in 2020 to deliver a new Student Management System based on PeopleSoft Campus Solutions. The Program is now being delivered using in-house resources and will be delivered in a number of phases over two years.This is a 6 month contract with a high chance to extend.
Your new role
The Functional Consultant works within an agile team that delivers solutions using modern supported technologies and is responsible for planning, designing and overseeing the construction of applications and software systems through a sound understanding of functional design to meet business needs. You will understand and study the current business processes/requirements and future business flow in order to provide an integrated information system solution to meet the business needs of the organisation.You will conduct investigative work to gather requirements using a range of sources such as interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, business process descriptions, user cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis, and user journeys to establish detailed knowledge of the current processes.You will provide functional application support to business, quality assurance and end-user support teams to ensure seamless delivery.You will coordinate with senior systems analysts to determine appropriate course of action in problem resolution, including the accurate assessment of identified issues to determine whether a technical or functional cause and/or resolution. You will coordinate with the PeopleSoft Technical Consultants and end users to design appropriate system modifications and technical solutions to support and resolve any identified system issues.You will identify and notify solution risks, mitigation and risk treatment in line with defined RAID framework.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated and extensive experience working as a Peoplesoft Functional consultant. You will have an advanced understanding of PeopleSoft modules and the integration between various PeopleSoft modules. You will have the ability to design, configure and map integration within PeopleSoft modules and to update configuration and rules. You will be a self-driven consultant and have the ability to manage consultation and negotiation with diverse stakeholders, within agreed timelines, given their varying expectations, viewpoints and interests.
What you'll get in return
In return you will have the opportunity to work for a leading education client and earn $1075 plus super/day
What you need to do now
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