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Cornerstone OnDemand Implementation Consultant - U.S. Virtual Opportunity

Cornerstone OnDemand Implementation Consultant - U.S. Virtual Opportunity

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Alight Solutions Is Looking For A Cornerstone OnDemand Implementation Consultant
As part of an industry-leading team, you will help empower results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions as part of our Cloud Deployment Solutions (CDS) business group within Alight Solutions. The team may consider a virtual resource if the ideal applicant is not located near one of the Alight Solutions locations. 

Your Impact As A Cornerstone OnDemand Implementation Consultant

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the deployment of Cornerstone OnDemand throughout the project lifecycle, from planning and design phases through configuration, testing and deployment. The consultant will be actively involved in all of these stages in order to implement and integrate solutions for clients in a variety of industries
  • Document client design requirements
  • Consult with client on best practices, recommendations for successful configuration
  • Configure the Cornerstone solution to meet client requirements
  • Support system testing and client side configuration
  • Work with other deployment teams within the organization if applicable to ensure a fully integrated product is delivered to the client
  • Support post live activities for clients if required
  • Support and contribute to the growth of the Center of Excellence (COE) for Cornerstone on Demand
  • Specialize and deepen his or her skill set within the Cornerstone platform and implementation roles
  • Develop working relationships with other members of the project team and management and consult with external clients in order to build strong business relationships
  • Develop depth in functional and technical areas such as Learning, Recruiting, Performance, and/or Compensation
  • Demonstrate awareness of how assigned responsibilities relate to that of the overall project and to the roles of other team members. Provide estimates for assigned tasks and follows established processes and procedures related to these tasks
  • Analyze and resolve problems as they occur. Perform research into problems, identifying opportunities to correct the situation and seeks opinions and feedback on suggested solutions
  • Complete his or her own assignments on time and with quality and suggests opportunities for quality and process improvements
  • Understand the value of a project plan. Monitor progress of tasks against plan and reports status to appropriate resources regarding project issues
  • Contribute to knowledge management capital through activities such as sharing documented lessons learned, Q&A, documented deliverables, facilitation of knowledge sharing and training workshops, and as well as contributions to the organization’s collaboration sites
  • Seek feedback on performance, recognize strengths and areas for development, and completes training and development initiatives as suggested. Seek opportunities to learn and take on additional tasks
  • Show responsibility for corporate funds, materials and resources
  • Understand the meaning of client satisfaction and applies it to the process of servicing the client
  • Communicate client feedback to senior team members for action or follow up
  • Understand and follow internal processes to respond to client needs


You Bring Knowledge and Expertise

Required Experience:

  • 3 plus years of implementation experience in a Learning Management or Talent Management
  • Business Analysis experience which is the knowledge and experience with translating business
    requirements into system requirements
  • Ability to consult with clients to lead them to optimal outcomes
  •  Ability to research and analyze to interpret data or functional concepts
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Responds with a sense of urgency to immediate needs
  • Completes assigned tasks within prescribed times based on the deliverables, asks for help when
  • Follows directions and asks for clarification of assignments when necessary
  • Understands quality standards for own work and checks own work
  • All verbal and written communications are conveyed in a clear, concise and articulate manner
  • Chooses the appropriate time, place and audience to communicate information, express ideas and
    provide feedback
  • Listens carefully to others and asks questions to gain or clarify one’s understanding
  • Participates as part of a team, becoming familiar with the various working styles of others and
    their roles on the team
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and commitment to the goals and objectives of the team
  • Seeks help from other team members
  • Represents the organization in a professional manner and demonstrates strong work ethics
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Accepts and adapts to change as directed, understands change is constant and necessary in order to improve both individual and team performance and growth
  • Ability to recognize personal skills, abilities, limitations and strengths, taking appropriate action to pursue developmental activities and assistance from others when necessary
  • Cornerstone on Demand platform experience preferred but not required
  • Consulting with external clients experience preferred but not required
  • Visio and/or HP QC Testing skills preferred
  • Ability to travel up to 25%
  • Successful completion of the Cornerstone certification after selection or currently Cornerstone Certified is a requirement of the role



  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Math, MIS, Finance, Economics or equivalent years of industry experience


We offer you:
A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

Our Colleague Experience:

At Alight Solutions, we are reimaging how people and organizations thrive. To deliver on this purpose, we do things differently. From company leaders to our newest colleagues, we all play a role in bringing our values to life. Every colleague shapes how Alight can become better, stronger and brighter – together. With technology as our catalyst and humanity at our core, we advance each day toward a better future in work and life.

About Alight Solutions:

As the leading provider of benefits administration and cloud-based HR and financial solutions, we enhance work and life through our service, technology and data. Our 22,000 colleagues across 14 global centers deliver an unrivaled consumer experience for our clients and their people. We are Alight. Reimagining how people and organizations thrive.


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 of 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, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test.  You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.


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 affirmative action employer.

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.  

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