Senior ERP Specialist

Grinnell, Iowa
Aug 03, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Other Technology Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Grinnell College is seeking an experienced ERP professional to join the Information Technology Services department as Senior ERP Specialist. This position is the most senior ERP expert on campus and has responsibility for the maintenance, stability, reliability, and security of enterprise systems ERP infrastructure (Ellucian Colleague). An ideal candidate will have expert knowledge of ERP architecture, an understanding of business requirements processes, and patch deployment.

While not a supervisory position, the Senior ERP Specialist guides and advises less senior ERP Specialists and acts in a consulting capacity within and beyond ITS.

Working closely with Enterprise Systems team members and system users, the incumbent will leverage the capabilities of the college’s ERP system for maximal positive impact. Strong communication, customer service, troubleshooting, and organizational skills are essential and applicants must possess a minimum of 5 years of experience with business process analysis and programming in the Ellucian Colleague environment.

The Enterprise Systems Team

The Enterprise Systems team is responsible for the development, support, management, and creation of business-critical systems, including the college’s ERP system, LMS, and intranet. The team has expertise with business process analysis; web and application development; programming and scripting; platform architecture; analytics and business intelligence; and a deep knowledge of specific enterprise application suites. It thrives on a collaborative approach to working both within and external to ITS. Its focused and energetic leadership consistently demonstrates exceptional results in a collegial atmosphere.