Basic Functions: Provide analysis, design, and programming support for enterprise applications including but not limited to Oracle-based Ellucian Banner ERP and Cognos BI.
Essential Job Functions: Analysis: Analyze and identify user needs and develop and implement effective solutions to meet user requirements. Maintain current knowledge of the features of the Banner software and Denison modifications, and evaluate user needs in relationship to the features provided in the current Denison software set to be able to recommend Banner features and identify gaps requiring other software. Identify techniques which will improve productivity for the user community; Software Development and Maintenance: Responsible for designing effective solutions that may be based on either purchased software or Denison developed software. Develop administrative applications and identify areas amenable for system enhancements; design, write, test, and document new applications and features; develop data base triggers, functions, and procedures as needed, and implement purchased solutions where appropriate. Maintain software functionality: provide database maintenance; install, test, and implement vendor upgrades and patches; maintain Denison modifications. Reporting: Develop reports and dashboards and provide assistance on the use of Cognos BI products using business intelligence concepts of data models, enhanced query capabilities, dash boards, and performance metrics. Troubleshooting: Troubleshoot user issues with Banner and related software, reconcile users’ data and processing problems and coordinate inter-office projects and data dependency issues. Resolve issues to the satisfaction of the requestor. Performs related work as required or assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent. Must be familiar with data base concepts and on-line software applications. Ability to handle multiple tasks under the pressure of tight deadlines; ability to work and learn independently; good communication skills, initiative and self- motivation.
Preferred Qualifications: Two years professional experience, including knowledge of SQL and PL/SQL is preferred. Experience with Cognos BI, Ellucian /Banner software, C, Grails, Java, and Groovy, portals, data warehousing, Linux, and Oracle technologies is a plus.
Competitive based on education and experience