Department: 3670030005 Division of Info Tech
Job no: 511140
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Regular)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Computer Science / Information Technology
Pay Grade: 11A
About This Role:
The Peoplesoft Systems Developer will provide development and end user support for our Peoplesoft products (CS and HCM), uAchieve (DARs), and SEVIS processing. In this highly collaborative environment, this unit thrives on providing creative, innovative, and timely solutions for our campus Peoplesoft users. Kansas State University has a cloud first strategy for all new applications and data structures while working to move on-premise systems to the cloud where feasible.
Our team culture empowers you to take ownership of your work and outcomes. This is an opportunity for self-motivated individuals to work with a highly innovative team. We are looking for candidates who are able to work collaboratively to resolve problems and have a high tolerance for complexity and ambiguity. You must have a very deep understanding of various development tools and technologies. While this is a hands-on technical role, you will be expected to take charge of problems, and take the initiative to design and deliver solutions. We expect the team to have a strong desire to learn, researching and applying new technologies and methods as needed. We are looking for candidates who enjoy mentoring teammates and developing those around them.
Develop solutions and provide day-to-day operational support, troubleshooting, and innovative problem solving for our campus enterprise systems.
Monitor ticket assignments and ensure prioritizations align with divisions' priorities as established by the Director of Application Services and Information Technology Executive Leadership.
Consistent ability to analyze issues and determine or recommend appropriate actions for resolution.
Ensure development work meets business requirements, technical requirements, and data structure specifications as provided by analysts and architects.
Participates in design and code reviews, testing and deployment activities.
Follow established change management processes to migrate changes to production environments.
Assist with development work with the uAchieve DARs (Degree Audit Reporting) software and SEVIS processing.
Stays current with best practices in software development and applies new technology/processes where appropriate.
Contribute to a highly collaborative environment with functional offices, application developers, data operations, business intelligence, and vendors.
Focuses on creative efforts to facilitate improvements and effect change.
Provides backup support and assistance to other team members.
Meet performance standards in accordance with service level agreements set by the information technology executive leadership team.
Participate as needed in the design, testing, and implementation of applications and systems.
Ability to interact respectfully with people from diverse socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Provide backup support and assistance to other team members.
Meet deadlines and ensure work is complete and accurate.
Document and communicate changes, issues, and investigations.
Research new functionality and technologies to enhance business processes and meet users needs.
Collaborate with developers and senior leadership in the research and implementation of new technologies, including training and knowledge transfer.
This position is eligible for remote work.
The candidate selected for this position may work remotely subject to an approved telecommuting agreement, which is reviewed and approved annually. Candidate may, on occasion, be required to report to campus due to operational needs for meetings, trainings, or other activities. Remote work requires successful candidates to possess their own high-speed internet to perform the work on a university provided computer.
Why Join Us:
Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community .
What You'll Need to Succeed:Minimum Qualifications:
Two to four years of relevant experience which includes 2+ years' experience as an Peoplesoft ERP developer with strong skills in the following areas:
PeopleTools, including Application Designer, Application Engine, PeopleCode, Application Packages, SQR, SQL Developer, DMS
Integration Broker, Web Services (REST), SOAP, and PeopleSoft Integration
PeopleSoft Fluid, Work Centers and Activity Guides
Approval Framework, AWE
Oracle Security principles and practices
Experience with Degree Audit Reporting (DARs - uAchieve) programming
Experience with SEVIS processing
Experience working in a higher education setting
Analyze and apply PeopleSoft PUM images
Clear understanding of software development life cycle phases and practices
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
This position is eligible for remote work and must be located within the United States in order to comply all with all Federal, State, and local payroll withholding taxes and wage requirements.
Ability to read data models and flow diagrams
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Critical thinking ability
Excellent logical, analytical, and strong problem-solving capacity
Attention to detail and results oriented
Able to find root causes of problems and quickly determines efficient solutions
Can anticipate risks and mitigate in the moment
Comfortable under high-stress and exhibits poise and focus
Ability to relate to diverse community of students, staff, and faculty
High level of energy, enthusiasm, and ability to be innovative and creative
Strong interpersonal skills
How to Apply:Please submit the following documents:
Letter of application
Names and contact information for three references
Screening of Applications Begins:
Immediately and continues until August 9, 2021.
Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:
68,000 - 76,000 annual salary
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
Advertised: Jul 23, 2021
Application Closes: Aug 09, 2021