Programmer/Analyst (Enterprise Software Implementation Analyst)

Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania
Oct 12, 2017
Nov 14, 2017
IT, Analyst
Full Time

Careers at the Applied Research Laboratory at the Pennsylvania State University

WE Are…

The Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) at Penn State is an integral part of one of the leading research universities in the nation and serves as a University Center of Excellence in Defense science, systems, and technologies with a focus in naval missions and related areas. As a DoD-designated, U.S. Navy UARC (University Affiliated Research Center), ARL maintains a long-term strategic relationship with the U.S. Navy and provides support for other services. We are searching for a Software Analyst to join our Enterprise Applications Department to configure, implement, integrate, and support our administrative COTS packages.

WE Offer…

Employment at ARL includes many benefits and rewards, including:

• Professional Development

• Career Advancement Opportunities

• 75% Tuition Discount for you and your family

• Safe and Diverse Community

• College Sporting Event Mecca

• World-Class Entertainment Facilities and Events

• Cultural Events

• Good Public Education System

• Activities for All Stages of your Life

What YOU Will Do…

Responsibilities include: Develop an in-depth understanding of product functionality in order to provide solutions for customer needs, participate in product selection activities, assess customer requirements, and translate into technical designs to create functional solutions and workflows within a given product; perform fit-gap analysis between the functional requirement needs of the customer and the technical capabilities of the application; perform necessary system customizations and integrations with other software platforms and environments; assist customers with application testing; participate in rollout activities; manage application user roles and access; provide tier two operational support; and prepare system documentation.

What YOU Need to be Successful…

This job will be filled as a level 2, level 3, or level 4, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 2. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. A Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Information Science and Technology, or Computer Science is desired.

Preferred experience/skills:

• Oracle EBS v11 or higher

• Oracle DBMS

• K2

• Teamcenter

• Atlassian Tool Suite

• Docfinity

• SharePoint

Required experience/skills:

• Prior implementation of enterprise business and/or operations software applications

• Web technologies

• Programming

• Scripting

• Strong verbal and written communications skills

• Strong interpersonal skills

• The ability to work collaboratively within a group, as well as across departments

You will be subject to a government security investigation, and you must be a U.S. citizen to apply. Employment with the Applied Research Laboratory will require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen.

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