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.
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
Multi-lingual Spanish-English or Portuguese-English or Spanish-Portuguese-English
Executive / senior industry position
San Andreas , United States