Workday Security Lead, New York City, New York

Agency WPP
Created 06/11/2021
Reference 5318756002
Category IT
Country United States
State New York
City New York City
WPP IT provides IT services for WPP, the world's largest communications services group. As a creative transformation company, WPP is helping its clients transform the future through extraordinary work. WPP IT is an integral part of that journey and we are proud to provide technology for some of the world's most creative brands.

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Why we're hiring:

WPP has selected Workday as it's strategy solution for Financial, PSA and HCM replacing existing legacy ERP systems in a number of counties.

The Workday Security Lead is responsible for:
  1. Leading the security design and configuration for WPP's global deployment of Workday Fins, PSA, HCM and Prism.
  2. Provide security governance and change control for business and implementation security requests
  3. Responsible for production security support and incident management
  4. Responsible for security audit and compliance
  5. Support WPP Internal and External audit

What you'll be doing:
  • Develop and maintain relationships with business stakeholders, Workday deployment project team, WPP security & Compliance WPP Service Delivery and 3rd party support teams
  • Responsible for the WPP Workday Security Design and configuration including external systems using Workday security roles (e.g. Zimit).
  • Responsible for Workday user authentication configuration with WPP's Identity platform (OKTA) Ingle Sign-on.
  • Design and implement WPP Workday security governance and change management process.
  • Design and develop Workday security review processes e.g. User access reports, segregation of duties, etc.
  • Support and provide required documentation for WPP Internal and External Audits
  • Resonsible for operational security support and incident management
  • Testing security changes as part of new business deployments and Workday releases

What you'll need:
  • In-depth knowledge of Workday HCM, Fins, PSA and Prism security configuration
  • Experience supporting a global deployment of Workday including understanding of regional data protection and regulation and controls
  • Experience configuring and administrating Workday security through a multi-wave Workday deployment
  • Experience in maintain workday security with 3 rd party identity providers (e.g. OKTA)
  • Experience of Finance and HR security requirements within a large global enterprise

Who you are:

You're open : We are inclusive and collaborative; we encourage the free exchange of ideas; we respect and celebrate diverse views. We are open-minded: to new ideas, new partnerships, new ways of working.

You're optimistic : We believe in the power of creativity, technology and talent to create brighter futures or our people, our clients and our communities. We approach all that we do with confidence: to try the new and to seek the unexpected.

You're extraordinary: we are stronger together: through collaboration we achieve the amazing. We are creative leaders and pioneers of our industry; we deliver extraordinary every day.

What we'll give you:

Passionate, driven people - We champion a culture of people that do extraordinary work.

Scale and opportunity - We offer the opportunity to create, influence and deliver projects at a scale that is unparalleled in the industry.

Challenging and stimulating work - Unique work and the opportunity to join a group of creative problem solvers. Are you up for the challenge?

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