Banner Administrator

Texas A&M - Commerce
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Major/Essential Duties of Job:
Installs and maintains the ERP modules including major software releases, sub-releases, and bug fixes. Support of the Oracle database and tools, tuning, security, backups, optimization of the database and providing senior technical leadership to assist with complex programming tasks. Assures the timely and accurate production of required reports for Federal, State and other external agencies. Develops and provides detailed proposals for changes in programs, routines, and quality control standards to improve efficiency. Works with the University community to plan modifications and/or enhancements to the ERP to improve reporting and managerial capabilities. Develops and enforces application programming standards. Trains local and remote staff. Texas A&M University-Commerce is committed to promotion of diversity and thus the candidate should facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and ability to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. The candidate should have an understanding and knowledge of multicultural and diversity issues, and their potential applications to pedagogy, programming, and service activity. Other duties as required. U.S. citizenship or eligibility for and ability to obtain employment status under U.S. immigration laws by projected hire date.Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in MIS, Engineering, Computer Science or related field or equivalent is required. 5 years of experience with an ERP or similar application platform is required. Working knowledge of Banner module architecture, Oracle Database Administration, SQL, and a general understanding of institutional support processes. Able to work on different modules of the Banner Student Information System including Student, Financial Aid, Academic History, and Admissions & Recruiting. An in-depth knowledge of Oracle10g or 11g. Able to mentor and train technical staff in a Banner ERP platform preferred. Must be able to effectively guide/lead others in the successful completion of the tasks noted above. Must possess the capability to work with minimal supervision. Well-developed analytical, verbal and written communication skills are required. Ability to present recommendations in an effective manner; demonstrate subtlety and tact in resolving interpersonal issues; and demonstrate patience and meticulousness in the development of implementation plans, strategies and priorities. Must be highly motivated and energetic with strong people skills. Must be willing to learn new technologies. Requires ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Master's degree in computer science or related field. Experience with Unix/Linux/HP-UX operating systems Experience with Banner Student Information System, WebFocus, AppWorx, DegreeWorks, Banner WorkFlow. Able to mentor and train technical staff in a Banner ERP platform preferred.

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All documents must be electronically submitted through the Texas A&M Online Employment Services website to be considered. Documents that must be submitted online: Completed online application, Cover Letter, CV, Three professional references with complete contact information (Reference letters not applicable), Transcripts (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer). Texas A&M University-Commerce offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels to over 11, 000 students. Located one hour from downtown Dallas, Commerce is a rural community with a rich combination of local music, festivals and other unique entertainment. Texas A&M University-Commerce is actively working towards Hispanic Serving Institution status in order to better serve this fastest-growing demographic group of the state and region. We are actively searching for faculty that will provide excellence in teaching and service with an emphasis on funded research, innovation, and outreach. Texas A&M University-Commerce offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including health, vision, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, long-term care, accidental death and dismemberment, flexible spending accounts, offered campus child-care, defined-benefit retirement through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to: After completing application please go to the following website and complete the Customer Service Assessment.

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