Database Services Specialist

Mount Vernon, Iowa
Feb 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Applications are being accepted for a full-time database services specialist. This position will provide daily support and integrations for core college administrative systems and applications, including analyzing and troubleshooting issues, assisting with maintenance and upgrades; creating and maintaining documentation; producing reports using MS Access, MS Reporting Services, and other reporting tools; creating standalone databases to meet end user needs; creating and maintaining users, groups, and permissions; creating and monitoring database automated processes, backups, and performance; working with network team to assure proper database performance and the web services team to assure proper functionality of web-based interfaces; and perform 24/7 on-call functions on a rotating basis. This position reports directly to the Director of Information technology and interacts daily with faculty, staff, and students.

About Cornell College

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum, which allows students to learn at the speed of life with more opportunities for off-campus study, full-time internships, and research blocks. Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 18 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa, an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.


Associates degree in an appropriate computer-related field, or equivalent technical certifications and experience required. Knowledge of SQL scripting and management, and solid understanding of Ellucian PowerCampus, MS Dynamics GP, College Board PowerFaids, and MS Reporting Services preferred. One or more more years related technical experience preferred.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Cornell is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smokefree Air Act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires satisfactory completion of a background check.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

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