ERP Application Development Tech Lead

Location
Denton, TX
Posted
Aug 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
152454

Job Title
ERP Application Development Tech Lead

Official Title
ERP Application Development Tech Lead

Position Number
00002797

Department
IT Shared Services - 925000

Location
Denton

Is this an internal posting only?
No

Work Schedule
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Department Overview
IT Shared Services (ITSS) is part of the Finance Division of The University of North Texas System. The mission of ITSS is simple: to be the best at delivering customer-aligned IT solutions and services. Our services are provided to all member institutions using an IT shared services governance model.

IT Shared Services provides the primary technology used by all campuses to support their operations. These include: shared resources of data centers, computing hardware, software applications, network and voice communications, collaboration and productivity capabilities, central web services, risk management, and security and compliance services. As a department, we strive to provide the most professional personnel possible to serve our campus constituents.

The University of North Texas is a state employer offering great benefits, including medical, dental, life, retirement, ample paid time off, and great work/life balance.

Job Description
The IT Shared Services Department at the University of North Texas System is seeking to hire an ERP Application Development Tech Lead to join our team.

This position performs advanced (senior-level) computer programming work in the ERP client/server enterprise application. Work involves senior level analysis, coordinating ERP programming work efforts; analyzing proposed ERP applications and solutions; and providing expert technical assistance and direction. May review and give feedback on the technical work of others. Works under minimal supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
* Reviews technical designs for all major projects and mentors staff from a technical standpoint.
* Conducts technical code reviews and provides technical assistance to team members.
* Reviews business requirements and approves technical specifications requirements for all coding changes to software produced by team members and users before coding begins.
* Makes recommendations for new technical solutions or modifications that may improve accuracy and efficiency to meet user needs and improve business processes.
* Develops custom solutions or integrations for projects of moderate to high risk and complexity in a PeopleSoft ERP environment.
* Functions as a technical subject matter expert resource for other developers and analysts.
* Reviews and approves technical documentation of other team members and outside consultants.
* Provides assistance to team members and business analysts in the review of unit system testing plans and test scripts and supports the thorough testing of all software customizations, bolt-ons, and interfaces to facilitate user acceptance testing.
* Reviews the compliancy of established processes and procedures for ERP design and coding standards for all development efforts.
* Provides technical application support in accordance with SLAs established for services provided.
* Acts as resource to assist On-deck resources with problem tickets related to production issues, investigates issues, determines correct remedial action, or assigns to appropriate team member for remediation.
* Assists resource manager by providing input into employee evaluations for developers and analysts, relative to technical skills and ability to perform assigned work, and technical developmental needs.
* Works with other ITSS staff in a matrix assignment environment in support of cross-functional initiatives, as assigned.
* Stays current with evolving ERP and associated technologies.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree with coursework in computing or information systems and five years of progressively responsible computer programming and analysis experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
* Thorough knowledge of the methods and equipment used in information technology, including system analysis and design, and computer programming techniques.
* Strong skill in developing programs for computer applications.
* Strong skill in analyzing and solving technology and computing problems.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
* Extensive expertise in support of the Student Financial Aid module functionality in PeopleSoft Campus Solutions system.
* Extensive knowledge of Student Financial Aid business processes.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Excellent coaching skills to assist with coaching developers and analysts.
* Advanced analytical, troubleshooting and technical issue resolution skills in Campus Solutions system.
* Takes initiative for learning new high level technical skills.
* Excellent skill in follow through to completion on projects.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume, a cover letter and a list of three professional references with their online application.

Is this a security sensitive position?
Yes

Driving a University Vehicle?
No

Job Open Date
08-04-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
$6,066.67

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

Quicklink for Posting
jobs.unt.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63019

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