• Enterprise Application Analyst/ Developer

    Job Locations US-MN-St. Paul
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/7/2018 2:45 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1089
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Macalester College seeks to hire a full-time Enterprise Application Analyst & Developer to work in the Information Technology Services department.  This position leads the activities supporting the use of assigned enterprise software across the College and is the primary support for the College’s enterprise content management system. This role works closely with college departments to provide business process analysis as well as implement software enhancements, automated workflows, and new modules to meet operational requirements and desired outcomes.

    Responsibilities

    • Provides primary campus support and system administration of assigned applications and corresponding infrastructure and acts as the primary support contact with the vendor.
    • Maintains ownership of assigned applications development efforts, including assisting with infrastructure strategy, architecture design, systems configuration, taxonomy development and implementation, product and vendor selection, solution development and deployment, and ongoing services and maintenance. Develops workflows, forms and custom features as needed to implement business processes within solutions.
    • Maintains the assigned applications by taking ownership of releases and applicable patches including maintaining test and production instances for change management. Plan, organize and manage all system installations and upgrades. Maintains and administers application licensing and security for the assigned solutions.
    • Establishes and maintains ownership of technical documentation and standards for the assigned applications. This includes infrastructure solutions, database architecture, systems integration strategy, systems security, document organization, document access and scanning technologies.
    • Provides training for basic through advanced features and workflow integration for assigned applications.
    • Configures and implements scanners and various peripheral capture technology in order to effectively integrate these solutions with applications.
    • Fosters and facilitates a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and development of skills to engage with those of other cultures and backgrounds.
    • Works with a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity in higher education.

    Qualifications

     

    • Bachelor’s degree required.
    • 3-5 years of experience with integrated enterprise information systems. Experience with any enterprise content management system preferred.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of digitization of process workflows. Knowledge of the theories, principles, and current trends of integrated information systems.
    • Ability to apply analysis and creative thinking when solving problems.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of working with diverse colleagues, students and community members.
    • Excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with a diverse and independent group of clients, including students, faculty and staff, with a commitment to equity, inclusion and diversity.

     

    Application Guidelines

    For best consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume as one PDF through the Macalester Employment Opportunities webpage by November 18, 2018.  Review of applications will begin immediately. All inquiries about this position should be directed to:

     

    Ashley Ellingson

    Talent Acquisition Manager

    aellings@macalester.edu

     

    Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities and women. Candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply

     

    Institutional Overview

    Since its founding in 1874, Macalester has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Macalester enrolls nearly 2,100 students who come from virtually every state and 91 countries. Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college known for its high standards of scholarship and its special emphases on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.

     

    Macalester is proud of its longstanding commitment to social justice and creating a safe environment for all people regardless of sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, gender, religion, age, or ability. Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities and women.

     

    Benefits

    Macalester employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and working environment that is second to none. Please visit http://www.macalester.edu/employmentservices/benefits/ for more information about benefits at Macalester College.