The Director of Enterprise Information Systems will provide leadership, direction, and management of the University’s enterprise information systems. This includes solution development, implementation, maintenance and support of enterprise systems and related applications. Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, the Director supervises and provides direction to assigned staff and project team members. Effectively collaborates across technology teams and business units through excellent communication, diplomacy and a positive attitude. The successful candidate must be committed to fostering a culturally diverse atmosphere for faculty, staff and students.
Provides effective leadership and vision in the planning and implementation of new technologies to enhance or replace the university’s enterprise information systems and related systems.
Defines, develops and manages complex, cross departmental system implementations and upgrades.
Establish accurate and comprehensive project plans, timelines with defined deliverables.
Establish and maintain the strategy for the development, deployment and maintenance of university’s information systems that will ensure the integrity, security and privacy of the information maintained by the university.
Manages professional staff and daily operations, provides technical expertise to staff and resolves problems escalated to the Manager level.
Monitor, analyze and report on the progress of service delivery; takes a customer-centric approach to problem solving; solicits customer feedback to improve service; and responds to customer needs.
Assess, identify and recommend innovative solutions that provide continuous improvement in the organization.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
Three years of supervisory experience
Demonstrated knowledge of enterprise information systems principles and practices sufficient to design, organize, direct, and administer business critical applications
Extensive project management skills with demonstrated experience managing system implementations
Experience designing and implementing integration points to core administration systems.
Experience with SQL, data integration, and reporting tools
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Highly effective administrative skills
Experience in Higher Education industry
Experience with Ellucian Colleague SIS
Experience with Salesforce Service Cloud
Ability to create strategy for system enhancements and development of standards, policies and procedures.
About Maryville University
Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution with more than 6,800 students. We offer over 100 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 5 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 21 men's and women's sports at the Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in west St. Louis County.