Application Administrator

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience
Jun 28, 2022
Feb 07, 2023
Full Time
Application AdministratorGeorge Mason University Information Technology Services (ITS), located on the Fairfax, Va. campus, is seeking a service-orientated, self-starter to apply for an Application Administrator position within the Database, Middleware and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Support team. This is a full-time classified staff position with benefits. This position offers a hybrid work schedule (a few days in the office with the remaining days teleworking).George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Position:This Application Administrator will be responsible for serving as a subject matter expert, configuring applications and troubleshooting issues on Ellucian Banner ERP system applications especially in the area of Ethos Integration and Document Management and Retention. He/she must have strong communication skills to be able to work with both technical and nontechnical staff and vendor support to ensure successful implementation, configuration, administration and maintenance of assigned applications. Strong analytical skills for troubleshooting performance and data integrity issues are a must.Required Qualifications:Demonstrated problem-solving analytical skills, with demonstrate knowledge of workflow and process requirements of complex application systems;Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills to deliver outstanding customer service, effectively interface with technical and nontechnical staff at all organizational levels and vendor support, as well as work collaboratively within a team environment;Knowledge of writing SQL queries in Oracle SQL, MySQL or similar query language; andProven ability to learn new content areas and new skills quickly and adapt to new software environments with and without formal training.Preferred Qualifications:Experience upgrading and administrating the Ellucian Banner ERP application;Experience administrating and supporting Banner Suite applications;BS or higher degree in computer science or related field; or equivalent combination of educational and work experience; and2 or more years' demonstrated experience in applications administration.Salary is commensurate with education and experience.George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply by Sept 23, 2022 for position 00460z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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