Candidates will be expected to have an understanding of computer logic and Relational Database System principles. Candidate must have some experience in programming computers using one or more high level language. The candidate will also have familiarity with, and experience using Microsoft Windows in a networked environment. Experience working with Ellucian’s Colleague is highly desirable. Also desirable is experience writing end user reports utilizing Entrinsik’s Informer report writing software. Experience working in a Higher Education environment will also be considered a plus.
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An associate’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications, training and work experience. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
An associate’s degree in computer science or related field with experience working in an information technology environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills with 1 year experience working in an information technology environment working as a computer programmer in any high level programming language. A working knowledge of Windows in a networked environment. A working knowledge of Ellucian’s Colleague Studio programming tool kit. Some understanding of UniQuery, UniBasic. Any experience utilizing Colleague Studio, Entrinsik’s Informer report writer.
Minimum Knowledge & Skills
1 years experience in one or more programming languages
An understanding of relational data base structure and 1 year of experience working with complex data systems
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to learn quickly.
Strong attention to detail.
Strong verbal and written skills
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Preferred Knowledge & Skills
Experience with Higher Ed CRM or ERP systems, particularly Ellucian Colleague.
Experience with Eclipse/Colleague Studio development environment.
Experience with SQL and/or Unidata/UniVerse/U2 or other large-scale relational database.
Experience with C# and the .net framework.
Experience integrating APIs or other outside applications (including cloud-based systems) with internal enterprise systems.
Experience with report design/development, particularly Informer reporting solution.
Participate in project requirements gathering, analysis, and design meetings and collaborative sessions to determine feasibility, provide solution recommendations, and make time and effort estimations for new project requests.
Prepare documentation and user detailed instructions related to technical requirements and specifications.
Provide programming and high-level technical support to facilitate successful implementation and adoption of new or upgraded systems. Current system of focus is Ellucian Colleague (SIS/ERP).
Analyzes, reviews, and improves existing program(s) to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.
Gain and apply knowledge and expertise of departmental processes.
Make recommendations to departmental users on technical solutions, process requirements, and problem resolution.
Facilitate the implementation and integration of 3rd party software with Colleague ERP when necessary.
Develop and modify reports and dashboards for campus constituents as needed using Informer reporting solution and/or query tools (UniQuery).
Develop and deliver Colleague related training to end users in use of new and upgraded modules either individually or in a classroom setting.
Designs, develops, and supports automated processes to support integration with 3rd party interfaces.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Positions in this class typically require: fingering, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.
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College of the Mainland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, disability or veteran status.
College of the Mainland does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of its programs and activities, as specified by federal laws and regulations within Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and 1992.