Bachelor's degree with a major in computer science, business, or related field from an accredited institution. Five years of experience in a related field. History of professional growth as evidenced by the acquisition of professional development and certification is desirable.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs complex and highly advanced managerial work providing direction and guidance in strategic operations. Works as part of a team with the Finance & Operations division providing complex reporting, integration, and technical and analytical support services for the campus Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system including Ellucian Banner technologies and other third-party applications.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Analyzes functional requirements to determine moderate to complex technical requirements. Coordinates and manages meetings and works effectively with internal and external constituents. Coordinates with data owners within the Division of Finance & Operations, Division of Information Technology staff, and contracted resources regarding upgrading technical projects and secures project tasks and resources. Partners with end-users to execute program and report testing plans. Provides continual technical support to end-users in the Division of Finance & Operations to enable the staff to become more effective and efficient using the university's technology. Demonstrates consistency in generating technical documentation. Responds to, troubleshoots, and repairs issues with database objects and associated applications including Ellucian Banner, Cornerstone On Demand, etc. Develops and implements timelines to meet the goals of functional areas. May review new programs including database programs, functions, procedures, and packages before they are loaded into production databases and systems. Develops, implements and refines the processes necessary to refresh or otherwise maintain sets of data for testing and development purposes, converting data and systems, and automating processes when possible. Develops technical training materials and may assist in the technical training of staff within the Division of Finance & Operations. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 19797
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.