Effective Data Parameter
The seeded extract Ascender GPI HCM Extract is scheduled using Fast Formula to avoid schedules around pay finalize days, so does not run on all days.
The Extract's Effective Date and Start Date Parameters are setup with Post Bind Variables and the assumption was that the Post Bind Variable would set a value when the Extract Runs (ie the Effective Date is left blank and when it runs it sets the date to the Current Date + 4 days). What seems to be happening is that the Post Bind Variable is being set when the job is submitted. So when the Extract Runs on 2-May and then resubmits for the 3-May it sets the effective date as 6-May (ie 2-May + 4). When it runs on