Stetson University’s Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) maintains and supports the University’s enterprise information and reporting system (Ellucian’s Banner) for all users, departments, and functional areas. Reporting directly to the Director of Enterprise Information Systems, the Systems Analyst and Database Administrator will primarily be responsible to work with enterprise software applications, databases, application servers, program software, and associated database applications; document software and install software to meet the user requirements; develop web and database applications; track projects, requests and source control; track and solve routine work requests; maintain version control of program code.
QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Extensive experience trouble-shooting, designing, customizing, and implementing software in a 24/7 production environment, including design of custom forms, software tools, web applications, and custom reports. Strong communication, training, and problem solving skills, with ability to rapidly master new computing technologies. In addition to technical skills, the following are required: excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills; ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously; excellent organizational skills and attention to details; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with administration, faculty, staff, and students; high energy level; ability to accept challenges and display self-initiative and motivation.
DESIRED SKILLS AND CHARACTERISTICS:
Oracle certification, and experience with Groovy/Grails strongly preferred. Experience in a higher education environment, using Ellucian Banner preferred. Experience working with reporting tools like ARGOS, data warehouses, operational data stores, and ETL processes preferred.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Systems Analyst/Database Administrator is responsible for:
Work with enterprise software applications, program software, associated databases and database applications.
Document software and install software to meet the user requirements.
Develop web-based and database applications.
Track projects, requests and source control.
Maintain version control of custom and in-house program code.
Requires some physical effort such as standing, walking, frequent light lifting (5-20 lb.), and manual dexterity in the operation of equipment; may require extended periods of time at a keyboard and CRT screen.
Performs other site and position specific functions as assigned.
May also require work hours outside the normal University schedule.
ROUTINE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Included above.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, which address the qualifications, a resume, and/or application, with names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references to Stetson University, Inc.; Office of Human Resources; 421 N Woodland Boulevard, Unit 8327, DeLand, FL 32723. FAX: (386) 822-7562 E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete application, qualification and job description available online.
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THE UNIVERSITY: Founded in 1883, Stetson University (http://www.stetson.edu) is a private, selective university comprised of a rich array of liberal arts and professional academic programs. Collectively, Stetson's faculty works with nearly 4000 students in undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. The University's historic main campus, located in DeLand, enrolls more than 2,800 students ...in undergraduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, the School of Business Administration, and the School of Music. Stetson University College of Law, Florida's first law school, moved from the main campus to Gulfport in 1945, and, with the addition of the Tampa Law Center, serves approximately 1,000 students working full-time or part-time toward J.D. or LL.M. degrees. Graduate programs offered at the main campus and at Stetson University Center in Celebration include Business, Accounting, Educational Leadership, Elementary Education and Education for Social Justice, and Counseling. Florida's oldest private institution of higher learning, Stetson has regularly been ranked among the best regional universities in the Southeast and was the first private college in Florida to be granted a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Stetson University provides an inspiring education that engages students with rigorous academic and creative study grounded in liberal learning and promotes civic values of personal and social responsibility. Working closely with faculty and with one another, students cultivate abilities to explore issues deeply, think critically, reason empirically, speak persuasively, and connect ideas creatively. Firmly committed to inclusive excellence, our vibrant community of teacher-scholars nurtures the potential of individual students to lead lives of significance and prepares each to meet the challenges of shaping the future locally, nationally, and globally.