Senior Programmer Analyst


As Sr. Programmer Analyst / Administrator for Technology Management at Ellucian you will be key contributor to planning, analysis, coordination, support and maintenance of the ERP system PeopleSoft Campus Solutions (CS).  The main function of this role is to support PeopleSoft CS applications. This role must develop and advance best practices and tools in support of the PeopleSoft suite of applications. Responsible for the analysis, configuration, development, maintenance, testing, and support for the PeopleSoft Campus Solutions (CS) application system including upgrades, new releases, optimization and implementations. You will work collaboratively with teams and Liaisons with Business Process Owners.  You will use PeopleSoft's proprietary language (PeopleCode), Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and a variety of SQL development and reporting tools. Additionally, you will work with SQL Server database platform. 


Responsibilities include:

Provide support to PeopleSoft Campus Solutions (CS) ERP systems and modules

Responsible for technical analysis, design, development, testing, implementation and post implementation support for PeopleSoft CS projects, enhancements/system modifications, and fixes

Provide technical assistance and guidance to PeopleSoft user support staff and project teams

Gather and interpret business requirements, design system solutions

Develop, document, and implement operational support procedures covering developed customizations

Create detailed system specifications documents and develop and execute test plans.

Work on the technical level of all phases of systems analysis and programming activities.

Formulate and define technical solutions and estimates under general direction.

Maintain proper documentation including configuration specifics and procedures, for implementation and ongoing operation/maintenance of infrastructure solutions

Apply and log application and PeopleTools upgrades to the system.

Design and create reports using BI Publisher, Crystal Reports, nVision and SQR.

Maintain the operational integrity of a production environment while applying application changes and upgrades.

Accountable for managing all assigned tasks and projects

Participate in the planning and design of an enterprise Business Continuity Plan and Disaster Recovery Plan

Comply with Incident Management and Change Management procedures and reporting practice

Perform systems related maintenance

Scripts and/or automates common repeatable tasks across the spectrum of supported products and technologies.

All members of the team are expected to participate in our on-call process (24/7 production support).

Performing other duties as assigned.



Required Experience, Knowledge & Skills: 

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or other technically relevant degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

6+ years of relevant industry experience with at least 3+ years' experience on the PeopleSoft Campus Solutions (CS) platform in a functional and technical capacity

6+ years of PeopleSoft experience with a minimum of 2 years of technical experience with People tools 8.4x or above and PeopleSoft fluid configuration/support experience

Must have experience with Peoplesoft Development tools & deploying latest PUM images

Significant hands on experience and knowledge of SQL, SQR, Application Engine, People Code, Component Interfaces, Application Messaging, Application Packages, Integration Broker, Web Services, XML publisher and other People tools

Must have hands on demonstrated working knowledge of Java Script, HTML, Fluid page development and excellent troubleshooting skills

Experience in working with Microsoft SQL Server, Performance tuning (use database tools to examine table structures, indexes and other database objects), knowledge of data export/import, windows OS scripts

Must have strong experience creating new and modifying existing on-line functionalities using People tools

Strong experience in implementing PeopleSoft  CS features and customizing approval framework

Strong knowledge of and adherence to SDLC process and implementing best practices

Good communications skills

In depth knowledge of PeopleTools – Including App Engine and PeopleCode

In depth knowledge of SQR

Working knowledge of BI Publisher

Working knowledge of Component Interface

Working knowledge of SQL

Ability and desire to write specifications using pre-written templates

Ability to record and log all modifications performed to the PeopleSoft system

Ability to test for, diagnose and fix bugs

Ability to interview internal customers and define requirements

Ability to render accurate estimates

Ability to produce results within project deadlines

Experience in Scripting and automation of tasks in server environments

Working experience with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, People Tools 8.4x or higher, Application Engine, Portal, Security administration, Application Designer, Integration Broker, Application messaging, Prior experience in upgrades and implementation projects is a plus

Familiarity and work experience with fundamentals of project management, time and budget scheduling and resource allocation; formal change management procedures

Troubleshooting and problem solving experience in PeopleSoft production environment

Must be willing to work outside regular business hours as required by implementation of special projects, support and emergencies

Ability to work effectively with end-users and teammates, to gain their confidence, to understand their technical and operational needs and translate them into viable technical solutions

Work independently and multitask, prioritize tasks, and execute without constant supervision

Workflow automation of common repeatable tasks

Knowledge Management

Global capability/compliance

Multi-lingual Spanish-English or Portuguese-English or Spanish-Portuguese-English

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Executive / senior industry position



San Andreas , United States


United States

San Andreas


Executive / senior industry position