O/S Applications Programmer Specialist

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number S180071P
Posting Date
Closing Date
Title O/S Applications Programmer Specialist
Working Title O/S Applications Programmer Specialist
Employee Class Administrator
Department Office of VP Enrollment Management
Salary Range
Full-time/ Part-time Full-time

Proficient in Ellucian BANNER, Unix, COGNOS, Workflow
Experience in using SQL Developer, Data Modeler, TOAD, etc.

Hours Per Week 40+
Standard Work Week 40
Anticipated Start Date 02/01/2018
If Temporary, End Date
Job Summary

Enrollment Management Banner Applications Programmer Specialist will support BANNER functional needs for Registrar, Financial Aid, Admissions Office among others.
Experience in providing support to BANNER and Student and Financial Aid Modules in particular.

Job Description

Proactively meet with decision makers, system owners, and end users to define and prioritize business, financial, and operational requirements and system goals
Research, review, and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing business processes and develop strategies for enhancing or further leveraging these processes
Lead design and testing sessions to prototype new workflows and associated data and process integrations for the purpose of enhancing business and operational processes

Elicit, analyze and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. Facilitate and manage initiatives related to resulting business process discovery and improvement initiatives.
Ensure enterprise applications meet university objectives and fulfill enterprise requirements.
Assist in the creation of long-term goals for achieving and maintaining high quality data and effectiveness of software applications in conjunction with key stakeholders.
Develop, implement, and maintain policies, procedures and associated plans for application administration and appropriate use.
Conduct research on new and emerging technologies that can be leveraged through existing application investments.
Collaborate with vendors and related end user communities to develop and promote application and business best practices across the university.
Review and analyze application effectiveness and efficiency, developing strategies for improving and leveraging application capabilities to benefit the enterprise.
Cultivate, document, and disseminate knowledge of application best practices.
Coordinate with Manager of Administrative Systems to facilitate new projects and to support departmental operations and priorities.
Utilize analytical skills to solve problems that may come up during a typical work day. In addition, analyze data and makedecisions that affect the project on a regular basis.

Minimum Qualifications

General knowledge of Business Process Analysis, ERP, Data Warehousing, Workflow, Document Management System, and data integration software and related best practices.
Technical fluency in secure programming techniques and best practices in one or more of the following programming languages: Oracle SQL & PL/SQL, Java, Groovy, Grails framework, .NET, VB, Power Shell, Korn/Bourne Shell, XML, CSS
Fluency in one or more of the following platforms: Ellucian Banner, Apache, TomCat, PeopleSoft
Ability to tune and secure a web-based application environment for optimal performance, security and integrity, e.g., Tomcat and Java environment configuration.
Excellent skills in systems analysis, process analysis, data analysis, application tuning and problem-solving in multi-leveled application environments.
General knowledge of Oracle database tables, indexes, well-formed SQL queries and stored procedures (Oracle 11g and above).
General knowledge of secure computer systems and application architecture.
General knowledge of Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems to support secure installation, configuration and tuning of application software environments, including shell scripting.
General knowledge of project management practices, with ability to plan and schedule technical projects.
Ability to communicate, document and audit technical and administrative information in a clear and concise manner.
Ability to prioritize work schedules which may require juggling multiple projects, tasks and production support issues.
Excellent listening, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Ability to implement, enforce and adhere to standards
Highly self-motivated and directed with keen attention to detail.
Ability to work well on a team of diverse individuals.

Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Proficient in Ellucian BANNER, Unix
Ability to lead development efforts and mentor other developers.
Experience in database design, data modeling, normal form and developing relational database models. Experience in creating ERD diagrams.
Knowledge in writing packages/procedures for JAVA facing applications.
Knowledge of Groovy, Grails framework
Design and develop oracle database applications.
Write database triggers, PL/SQL, and packages according to the business requirements.
Design & develop application user interface using current Oracle technologies such as Oracle web services, APEX, Web logic, java libraries, etc.
Experience in using SQL Developer, Data Modeler, TOAD, etc.
Develop logical and physical data models using SQL Data Modeler based on business requirements.
Ensure data models conform to existing business standards.
Assist the development team in the design, development, testing, tuning and implementation of database applications.
Create and maintain SQL queries and routines.
Work with complex data models and object relational database mapping, while producing complex reports.
Ensures that application design is scalable and maintainable.
Ensures that all deliverables are thoroughly documented.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How proficient are your skills utilizing Banner software application?
    • Proficient
    • Advanced
    • Intermediate
    • Basic Knowledge
    • No knowledge
  2. Do you have experience working with Ellucian products (i.e. BANNER, Luminis)?
    • No experience
    • Yes - Less than 1 year of experience
    • Yes - 1 to 3 years of experience
    • Yes - 3 to 5 years of experience
    • Yes - 5 or more years of experience
  3. Do you have experience working with Unix?
    • No experience
    • Yes - Less than 1 year of experience
    • Yes - 1 to 3 years of experience
    • Yes - 3 to 5 years of experience
    • Yes - 5 or more years of experience
  4. Do you have experience using Oracle Database Tools (i.e. SQL Developer, Data Modeler, TOAD, etc.)
    • No experience
    • Yes - Less than 1 year of experience
    • Yes - 1 to 3 years of experience
    • Yes - 3 to 5 years of experience
    • Yes - 5 or more years of experience
  5. Do you have experience working in database design?
    • No experience
    • Yes - Less than 1 year of experience
    • Yes - 1 to 3 years of experience
    • Yes - 3 to 5 years of experience
    • Yes - 5 or more years of experience

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Reference