Director of Enterprise Applications

  • Baltimore City Community College
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Sep 21, 2019
Full time   Computer & Web Services, Info Technology Deans & Directors

Job Description

Director of Enterprise Applications is responsible for:

The Director is responsible for preserving the integrity and optimizing the value of the portfolio of Enterprise Applications in supporting the on-going operational needs of the college. This includes areas like security, business continuity, day-to-day operations, upgrades, improvements and enhancements, as well as bringing on new technology as needs are identified.  This key leadership role has exposure to all key initiatives and strategies; and requires understanding of customer needs and challenges in fully leveraging the available technology. Working with CIO and other IT leaders, the Director will develop overall Applications strategy in the context of the business strategy.

 

This role is responsible for the management, security, integrity, programming and disaster recovery planning of all administrative server systems and centralized data processing for the college. The position oversees all Administrative Computing (ERP) platforms and services and is responsible for the development and maintenance of a complex technological infrastructure within an academic environment and the successful integration of security, legislative and academic requirements.  This includes feasibility studies, project estimates (time and cost), hardware and software requirements, and coordinating planning across Information Technology and other department groups. The Director assigns and prioritizes approved projects to programming/analyst and consultant personnel.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Education/Training in the areas of Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or other related scientific or technical discipline.
  • Minimum of (5) year's or related work experience.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • In-depth knowledge of one or more ERP systems and associated products Ability to prioritize workload effectively, delegate tasks and work efficiently.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; this position will meet with clients from all functional areas of the college. Excellent analytical and reasoning skills.
  • Ability to listen to clients' needs and requirements and translate those requirements into actionable plans and projects.
  • Ability to manage Programmer/Analysts and Operations Specialist staff. Strong project management experience.
  • Prior portal/web management experience
  • Thorough understanding of SDLC and code management knowledge and experience in managing cloud-based applications
  • Experience managing vendors in both systems implementations and support of ongoing operations Understanding of FERPA and HIPAA-regulated environment is strongly desired.
  • Experience in an institution of Higher Education.

Application Details

 

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