IT Banner Specialist - (four positions)
Kentucky State University - Frankfort, KY

This job posting is no longer available on CareerBuilder. Find similar jobs:IT Banner Specialist jobs - Kentucky State University jobs

Kentucky State University

IT Banner Specialist - (four postions)
Positions Available Effective 7/30/2014
The IT Banner Specialist assists with the development, implementation, and ongoing maintenance of technology solutions using the Ellucian Banner suite of products. This position will provide primary support and development of technology solutions for one or more functional modules areas (e.g., Finance, Student, HR, Generalist). In particular, the individual supports the implementation, operation, and maintenance of the University's Banner application software and serves as a liaison between the University departments and Information Technology. This position will work closely with functional users to learn their processes and support them with their technical needs. The IT Banner Specialist is a key position in the implementation and ongoing success of mission-critical information technology systems.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Serves as the functional business analyst for one or more of the Banner modules and other related systems.
  • Execute the Module functional setup and configuration
  • Modify Module setup and configuration as needed
  • Assist in Business process improvement and implementing Standard banner processes
  • Works closely and collaboratively with various university departments to understand their technical, training and reporting needs as it relates to Banner and associated systems.
  • Provides input into the business practices of various functional units as required.
  • Assists in resolving any technical or operational issues that may arise within Banner and other related systems.
  • Works collaboratively with IT staff and other departments to establish test and production schedules for implementation of Banner system enhancements.
  • Assists in ensuring Banner system is in compliance with regulatory requirements, campus rules and procedures. Assists in data integrity. Assist in the development of quality control.
  • Assists in managing system integrations. Ensures that department staff have proper security access to Banner functions.
  • Assists in automating of processes for the Banner System.
  • Works with the functional areas to understand business processes and then works to help the users become more efficient and effective in using Banner and associated systems.
  • Assist with the creation and maintenance of documentation of Banner System and associated systems.
  • Assists with end-user training of the Banner Systems and associated systems.
  • Other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years of significant experience in higher education and with Ellucian Banner Systems.
Experience in developing and maintaining clear and concise procedural and problem documentation as well as project management skills is preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
  • Experience troubleshooting advanced performance and functionality issues with Banner.
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work and effectively multi-task in a deadline oriented environment.
  • Self-motivated and disciplined to accomplish goals with a strong sense of responsibility.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy; good judgment, discretion, and ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Maintains a strong, positive commitment to customer service
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
  • Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment.
  • No or very limited physical effort required.
Kentucky State University is a historically black university founded in 1886 as a small, land-grant, public, state-assisted, residential, coeducational, liberal studies-oriented University. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The University is located in Kentuckys capital city of Frankfort (population 27,500) just 26 miles west of Lexington, 52 miles east of Louisville, and 96 miles south of Cincinnati, Ohio. The student body includes approximately 2,700 students from Kentucky and 33 other states as well as nine foreign countries. Kentucky State University is proud of its cultural, ethnic, racial and gender diversity in its faculty, staff and students. The University is committed to student-centered learning, free scholarly inquiry and academic excellence. Please consult www.kysu.edu for more information about the University.
How to Apply: Submit cover letters, resumes, and curriculum vitae to:
Kentucky State University
Office of Human Resources
400 E. Main Street, ASB 429
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-597-6667
Fax: 502-597-6450

Email résumé and cover letter to the Office of Human Resources in Microsoft Word, .PDF, or .RTF formats to: jobs@kysu.edu

http://kysu.edu/administration-governance/finance-business/human-resources/employment/

Kentucky State University is an Equal Educational and Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action Institution.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Serves as the functional business analyst for one or more of the Banner modules and other related systems.
  • Execute the Module functional setup and configuration
  • Modify Module setup and configuration as needed
  • Assist in Business process improvement and implementing Standard banner processes
  • Works closely and collaboratively with various university departments to understand their technical, training and reporting needs as it relates to Banner and associated systems.
  • Provides input into the business practices of various functional units as required.
  • Assists in resolving any technical or operational issues that may arise within Banner and other related systems.
  • Works collaboratively with IT staff and other departments to establish test and production schedules for implementation of Banner system enhancements.
  • Assists in ensuring Banner system is in compliance with regulatory requirements, campus rules and procedures. Assists in data integrity. Assist in the development of quality control.
  • Assists in managing system integrations. Ensures that department staff have proper security access to Banner functions.
  • Assists in automating of processes for the Banner System.
  • Works with the functional areas to understand business processes and then works to help the users become more efficient and effective in using Banner and associated systems.
  • Assist with the creation and maintenance of documentation of Banner System and associated systems.
  • Assists with end-user training of the Banner Systems and associated systems.
  • Other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years of significant experience in higher education and with Ellucian Banner Systems.
Experience in developing and maintaining clear and concise procedural and problem documentation as well as project management skills is preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
  • Experience troubleshooting advanced performance and functionality issues with Banner.
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work and effectively multi-task in a deadline oriented environment.
  • Self-motivated and disciplined to accomplish goals with a strong sense of responsibility.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy; good judgment, discretion, and ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Maintains a strong, positive commitment to customer service
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
  • Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment.
  • No or very limited physical effort required.

About this company
35 reviews