Applications Administrator

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Job Description Summary:

The Applications Administrator position is a member of the Information Technology team within the Division of Operations at The George Washington University.
The mission of the Information Technology Team is to improve the experience of our customers through the effective and innovative utilization of technology.
The Applications Administrator is expected to balance multiple projects simultaneously, serve as the technical lead on complex cross functional projects, move through the project management life cycle, provide skilled and creative business process solutions, perform daily system monitoring and maintenance and develop and maintain the reporting and dashboard infrastructure for software/hardware applications used by the division.
The Applications Administrator performs job duties at the Foggy Bottom Campus during regular business hours, although after hours work will be required to support system upgrades and changes. Reporting to the Director, Information Technology this position will provide technology solutions that enhance efficiency and customer service. Solutions currently implemented include AiM by Assetworks, UNIFI by T2 Systems, Vijeo Citec by Schneider Electric, Metasys by Johnson Controls, and APOGEE by Siemens.
The primary functions of the Applications Administrator:
*Serves as technical lead to collaborate with business line stakeholders to solve business problems and enhance automation, efficiency and customer service. Defines and enables best practices at the Division's use of business applications.
*Works closely with software/hardware vendors and internal information technology staff to troubleshoot issues, test new software and hardware. Leads and participates in efforts to implement application updates to include upgrades, patches, and new releases.
*In partnership with others, develop and maintain the reporting and dashboard infrastructure for applications used by the Division.
*Performs application and database administration for the Operations Division Asset Management system and affiliated systems. This includes, but is not limited to working closely with software/hardware vendors and internal IT staff to troubleshoot issues, and test new software and hardware.
*Creates documentation and provides training for end-users.
*Performs daily monitoring and maintenance activities. Assists in day-to-day operations of the Division of Operations.
*Performs project management function when necessary. Develops long range plans and tracks/reports status of assigned projects/tasks.
*Maintains knowledge of technology through self-directed and external learning opportunities.
*Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications: Typical Hiring Range $48,600 - $72,800 How is pay for new employees determined at GW?

Campus Location: Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C. College/School/Department: Operations Family Information Technology Sub-Family Systems Administration Stream Individual Contributor Level Level 1 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hours Per Week: 40 Work Schedule: Monday - Friday Position Designation: Essential: Employees who perform functions that have been deemed essential to maintaining business or academic operations. Employees are generally expected to work from home during an event and may be asked to physically report to work. Telework: Yes Required Background Check: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Special Instructions to Applicants:

Employer will not sponsor for employment Visa status

Internal Applicants Only? No Posting Number: S007670 Job Open Date: 10/08/2018 Job Close Date: If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until: Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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        Posted: 10/9/2018
        Application Due: 10/24/2018
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