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About The Role

M Group Services is currently looking to recruit an Oracle System Administrator – Payroll Functional to work in our Stevenage based Headquarters.  This role will be a 12 month fixed-term contract.

This role will be responsible for providing support and maintenance of organisation wide Oracle Cloud system, as part of the Shared Service Centre team. The remit will include the provision of administration, configuration and application support for the organisations key business applications as well as being responsible for user administration, issue and defect resolution, release management, and enhancements.

As an Oracle System Administrator - Payroll Functional your duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Working within Oracle Cloud HCM
  • Perform analysis, troubleshooting and deliver solutions on assigned work via service desk requests
  • Work with customers and/or consultants to facilitate business requirements engineering, documenting current and future state scenarios, design and configurations, and update documents as changes occur
  • Perform system-wide setups and configurations to meet human resources, payroll and benefits requirements, including yet not limited to value sets, elements, payroll flows, benefit plans, eligibility rules and life events, etc.
  • Develop new and/or maintain existing fast formulas in accordance with payroll and benefits compensation and legislative requirements.
  • Develop medium to complex OBIEE BI Publisher reports, together with XML templates
  • Coordinate with HR resources and partake in testing activities for system-wide updates, upgrades, quarterly releases and patches, and document test results Recommend changes and/or update testing scripts as necessary
  • Perform user profile management tasks, either manually through Security Console or with the use of Rest APIs and Postman UI
  • Perform HCM Data Loader, HDL Extracts and HCM Spreadsheet Data Loader tasks for various business objects.

Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • Must have worked in at least two Oracle Fusion HCM data conversions (to and from, preferred)
  • Experience working OBIEE BI Publisher and Fast Formulas, a must have
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, and Visio
  • Knowledge of Oracle Fusion HCM data model (HR, Payroll, Benefits)
  • OBIEE BI Publisher reports
  • Strong knowledge of HDL and HSDL business objects for HR, Payroll and Benefits
  • Applied knowledge with integration between Oracle Fusion HCM, Taleo, time collection systems and other external cloud-bases systems
  • Technical writing (requirements, design and configuration documents, test plans)
  • Applied knowledge with Fast Formulas for Payroll and Benefits
  • In-depth or applied knowledge of or skills in installing, configuring, and implementing applications, databases, and web technologies
  • In-depth or applied knowledge of or skills in diagnosing, repairing and communicating the status of applications, systems, and web technology implementations supported as a level three resource

Addition Information

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field and relevant Agile work experience, including functional and technical experience with Oracle Fusion HCM.

What’s in it for you?

  • 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 days’ bank holiday
  • Annual bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Private health care                                           
  • Company car


About The Company

M Group Services delivers a range of essential infrastructure services within the utilities (electricity, gas and water), transport, telecom and data capture sectors in UK & Ireland.

We have built and maintained relationships with our clients over a number of years and have a strong culture that continuously focuses on safety, operational delivery, efficiency and customer service.


We are committed to profitable growth both organically and through acquisitions. M Group Services, a trusted employer to c. 9,500 skilled specialists working from 100 locations, operates a divisional structure aligned with its end markets to meet our clients’ needs.


M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.