Case Studies

Power Apps Solution Accurately  Maps 40,000 Job Titles

This world-renowned management consulting industry customer provides strategy and consulting services to companies around the globe. The customer was adopting an entirely new catalog of job titles throughout the organization and required a swift and accurate means of reassigning job titles to its more than 40,000 employees.

Technologies Supported

  • Power Apps
  • Power Automate
  • SharePoint

The Challenge

A Need for a Solution That is Automated, Accurate and Easy to Use

The customer was facing the daunting task of mapping over 400 new job titles to over 40,000 of its employees. The mapping of job titles was not one-for-one and required human intervention for the verification and approval of each new job title assignment.

The customer recognized the need to automate the process wherever possible and to provide management an easy, intuitive means of performing the mapping. Their intention was to complete the mapping of job titles quickly and accurately without causing undue hardship or disruption to the management team.

Power Apps job title mapping app

The Solution

Create an Intuitive Tool Using Existing Tech

IncWorx performed a thorough analysis of the customer’s requirements for mapping the new job titles to each employee. We developed and executed the plan to create a temporary solution for performing the mapping by management through leveraging PowerApps, SharePoint Online, and Power Automate.

Some highlights of the solution include:

  • PowerApps canvas app for easy access and intuitive controls
  • SharePoint Online for storing and securing the results of the mapping exercise
  • Power Automate for keeping the data in sync with the backend HR system
  • Delegated filtering to avoid data threshold-related issues
  • Mapping recommendations to speed job title selection
  • Secured access limiting management to direct reports only
discussing job title mapping

The Outcome

Accurate Mapping of 40,000 New Job Titles

Upon completion of the temporary solution for their staff mapping exercise, the customer successfully mapped the job titles of all 40,000 employees. The process was quick and efficient and was managed by users without the help of IT.

The Conclusion

Realizing the Benefits of Quickly Built, but Accurate, Temporary Solution

Some critical tasks require a robust but temporary solution. The Power Platform and SharePoint offer rapid, low-code development for the effective delivery of such solutions. By engaging with IncWorx, our customer was able to perform the potentially labor-intensive task quickly and accurately, and with negligible disruption to normal business operations.

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IncWorx’s Microsoft technology stack provides the infrastructure and software necessary to maintain and grow your business. Combining Azure, SQL Server databases and SQL Server Integration Services packages provided this customer with a secure and robust data processing platform that will ensure the growth of their business for years to come.

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