Capgemini HR Manager in Seattle, Washington

Sogeti is a leading provider of professional technology services, specializing in Application Management, Infrastructure Management and High-Tech Engineering. Sogeti offers cutting-edge solutions around Testing, Business Intelligence, Mobility, Cloud and Security, combining world class methodologies and the global delivery model, Rightshore®. Sogeti brings together more than 20,000 professionals in 15 countries and is present in over 100 locations in Europe, the US and India. Sogeti is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cap Gemini S.A., listed on the Paris Stock Exchange.

At Sogeti USA, we are committed to building a long and enduring relationship with our employees and to creating an environment that rewards and empowers. Our mission is to constantly exceed our employees' expectations in the same way that we strive to exceed our clients' expectations. We offer an environment that celebrates innovation and helps you to achieve a good balance between your professional and personal life. We strive to be an employer of choice!

The unit HR Manager is responsible for all HR activities in our Redmond-area office. This includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • Partner with business leaders for all employee related initiatives

  • Ensure excellence in service delivery, for HR processes (i.e. performance appraisal, rewards and recognition etc.)

  • Design and implement talent management and retention activities

  • Drive and share HR best practices

  • Create and continuously work to improve on-boarding process for all new hires within region including client specific on-boarding

  • Perform all employee off-boarding exercises

  • Instruct new-hires and other employees on how to use intranet, HRIS, and other Sogeti based systems

  • Answer employee questions regarding paid time off, holidays, FMLA, leave requests, etc.

  • Assist and advise Vice President on how to stay in compliance with company policies and employment laws

  • Listen to and addresses employee concerns

  • Coach and advise managers and employees

  • Provide guidance to managers regarding disciplinary actions

  • Plan employee events to increase employee engagement- business meetings, holiday parties, happy hours, volunteering events, etc.

  • Organize internal counselor program - a mentor/management program designed to keep employees connected and to chart career path while working at various client sites

  • Lead yearly performance appraisal and promotion process

  • Proactively communicate HR updates to employees

  • Constantly create new initiatives to improve employee connectivity, involvement, and attrition

  • Work with the immigration team to process work visas for non-US citizen employees

  • Interface with the recruiting team to drive talent acquisition

  • Coordinate yearly compensation management activities

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor`s degree in human resources or related field is required

  • 5 years of experience as a HR Generalist

  • PHR/SPHR preferred

  • Knowledge of federal and state employment laws and regulations and the ability to clearly articulate and apply human resources principles and practices to broad and complex issues

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills

  • Ability to work with employees, supervisors, managers and directors at all levels to identify problems and develop creative solutions, both independently and in cooperation with others on sensitive and confidential matters

  • Must be able to provide guidance and counsel to senior management on employee relations and employment issues.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent tact, judgment, discretion, confidentiality, and diplomacy

The benefits our employees enjoy:

  • 401(k) Savings Plan- Matched150% up to 6%. (Our 401k is in the top 1% of 401(k) plans offered in theUS!)

  • Medical/Prescription/Dental/VisionCoverage!

  • Low-premium and deductible.Plan with free preventive care.

  • $12,000 in TuitionReimbursement

  • 100% Company-paid mobile phoneplan

  • Personal Time Off (PTO)-Ensuring a balance of work and home life

Sogeti is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.