Enterprise Systems Administrator

Morton College
Cicero, IL

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Job Title:

Enterprise Systems Administrator

Reports To and Evaluated by:

Chief Information Officer

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in computer technology or related field, and six years of computer related experience. Knowledge of computer hardware, software, programming languages, analysis and educational systems. Strong documentation skills. Experience with Datatel Colleague as system enterprise administrator; knowledge of computer hardware, software, programming languages, analysis and educational systems. Must understand security and data integrity controls and protocols.

Must be able to demonstrate the Morton College core values of truth, compassion, fairness, responsibility, and respect.

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of College Information Technology Policy, procedures and practices with the ability to answer work related questions; and/or interpret and apply these guidelines correctly in various situations; knowledge of current systems and network technologies and standards and their practical application in the enterprise environment; proficiency with enterprise information systems, file servers, networked data storage, application software, scripting and programming languages, data communication devices and disaster recovery utilities; Interpret and apply technical configuration specifications for servers, server operating systems, networked data storage, network application software, data communications devices and disaster recovery systems; analyze technical issues and user requirements to develop solutions using prescribed methods and implement procedures to provide the required functionality. Experience with ENVISION, C#, JAVA, PL/SQL and T-SQL programming languages, data reports, data interfaces and utilities to support the college’s web and ERP environments, familiar with Microsoft .NET C#, Visual Basic .NET, Datatel Colleague ENVISION, Oracle PL/SQL, Microsoft T-SQL, JAVA, JavaScript, HTML, XML, SOAP, AJAX, web services, secure coding practices.

Job Summary:

Implements and maintains system’s software. To integrate new and modify existing related computer applications.

Specific Job Duties:

•Maintain the institutions Ellucian Colleague ERP system by providing best practice preventive maintenance and management. Supports all client SQL databases related to Ellucian applications: Colleague, portal, self-service, data extracts, patches and upgrades, and CRM based products.
•Experience maintaining SharePoint environments (security, databases, sites)
•MS SQL Server 2008/2012/2016 Database Systems
•Database and application development methodologies
•PowerShell Scripting
•Experience with patching and upgrading all components of Colleague across all instances
•Query reporting tools including SQL, or similar reporting tools
•Consults with supervisor, systems analysts, other programmers, and end users to gather information about program intent, functions, features, data requirements, input requirements, output requirements, internal and external checks and controls, hardware and operating system environment, and interfaces with other systems
•Creates test transactions and runs tests to find errors and confirm program meets specifications
•Coordinates with other programmers about program revisions
•Modifies and maintains software and System
•Performs project and staff management for System related projects
•Assists in the planning of MIS budgets, upgrades, and direction of the department
•Document processes
•Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor

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Morton College, the second oldest community college in Illinois, was founded in 1924 to meet the educational demands in the growing communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other near western suburbs which were a national hub of economic activity.

As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is: To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life long learning.


Maximize the College's resources to support student learning.

Conduct ongoing assessment of student learning to discover new ways to help students succeed.

Develop responsive curricula and programs to serve community needs.

Encourage community families to embrace the educational opportunities Morton College provides.

Employment at Morton

Morton College has the distinction of being the second oldest comprehensive community college in Illinois. The pioneering spirit that established this learning community continues to drive Morton today as a Hispanic Serving Institution for Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other communities.

Morton College is located in Cicero, a western border suburb of Chicago, only eight miles from the heart of the business and cultural center of this great midwestern city. Chicago offers a complete array of entertainment venues, including six major professional sports teams plus the beautiful Lake Michigan recreational area.

As an institution of higher education, Morton College is committed to the development of its employees and encourages them to participate in life-long learning activities.

Morton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, or physical handicap in its educational, admissions, or employment practices.

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