Senior Enterprise Developer

Position ID: 36849
Georgia Highlands College
Information Technology Services
Position Description
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Systems Software Developer
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Position Information
Job Title Senior Enterprise Developer
Campus/Instructional Site Floyd
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary

The Senior Enterprise Developer is responsible for writing, modifying, and testing application software programs and reports based on requirements related to the Ellucian Banner Student Information System (Banner) and ancillary systems. This position oversees and assists other developers with their software development tasks as well as ensure that programs conform to coding standards within the organization; document data definitions and ensure data integrity; develop application documentation. This position will also assist the Director of Enterprise Application Services with upgrading and maintaining Banner.

Georgia Highlands is a growing and progressive institution with opportunities for the individual selected to grow with us. With a focus on employee wellness and development, the culture is warm and embracing, while the work is fast paced and challenging. Regular fulltime staff, administrators, and faculty enjoy the abundant array of University System health, retirement, and other benefits which includes tuition assistance after six months of employment. Additionally, GHC is a qualifying employer under the Department of Education Public Service Loan Forgiveness program (PSLF). This program provides student loan repayment and forgiveness for qualifying loans for eligible full-time employees. See for more information.

This is an excellent opportunity to impact the lives of literally thousands of students and their families.

Key Responsibilities

• Provides senior technical and advanced level expertise in planning, developing, testing and documenting programs for student information system and ancillary systems. 
• Responsible for ensuring that program modules conform to coding standards under limited supervision and while mentoring lower skill programmers.
• Installs, configures, and supports software applications.
• Assists with validation for software application new system builds and conversions
• Creates, modifies, and maintains custom software and reports as required by the user community.
• Creates and maintains user accounts.
• Provides end-user application support for the various student information systems.
• Assists in extracting and importing data.
• Monitors daily automated processes to ensure completion success.
• Assists with software installation and upgrades.
• Assists with validation for software application conversions.
• This role is designed by the institution as a Position of Trust.
• Performs related duties.

Key Qualifications

• Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.
• Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years experience or service.
• Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Knowledge of information technology systems, internal controls, and software requirements.
• Knowledge and working experience with Oracle, SQL, and PL/SQL.
• Knowledge and experience of server operating systems, such as Windows, macOS, Unix/Linux.
• Knowledge and experience of scripting languages such as SQL, Pro*C, COBOL, Java, Perl, Unix/Linux shell scripting.
• Knowledge and experience with web technologies including Apache/IIS, HTML, XML/XSL/XSLT, Java, JavaScript, ASP/JSP, JEEE, Web Services, PL/SQL Web Development Toolkit
• General knowledge of IP networking environments.
• Knowledge of information technology best practices.
• Knowledge of relevant local, state and federal laws.
• Skill in the analysis of problems and the development and implementation of solutions.
• Skill in the preparation of clear and precise reports.
• Skill in effective oral and written communication to both technical and non-technical audiences.
• Must be familiar with the privacy and protection of sensitive data (i.e. FERPA, HIPAA, etc.).

Salary Commensurate with experience
Special Instructions to Applicants

References Required

Application Deadline

Position open until filled and applications will be screened as received.

Application Procedure: 
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Computing Support (Admin code)
Computer Software and Media Applications, other
Information Technology
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Open Until Filled
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To Be Determined
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II