Job Description :
JOB TITLE:
DEPARTMENT: Central Technology Services
Enterprise Application Services

HOURS: 40 Hours per Week
Monday – Friday



JOB DESCRIPTION:
The PeopleSoft System Administrator will help manage PeopleSoft environments including SDK installation, upgrades, patches, replication, change assistant, data refreshes, performance tuning, and monitoring of Database, Web and Application servers. The successful candidate will have hands-on experience with the installation, configuration, and stabilization of PeopleSoft HCM and FSCM in a 9.2 environment.
Perform the installation, upgrade and maintenance of PeopleSoft applications, databases, includes middleware and servers which installing new software releases and system upgrades, evaluating and installing patches and conducting database migrations, refreshes and restores.
Functions as part of the team to architect, test, implement and enhance PeopleSoft systems and applications to meet dynamic business needs. Performs complex configuration, change management and testing activities to support a service-oriented architecture and integration between all applications.
Troubleshoots and resolves complex technical problems with PeopleSoft systems to include application, database and server problems.
Manages the integrity of security design and engineering for PeopleSoft applications and systems, including the implementation of backup and recovery processes. Administers PeopleSoft systems security measures to protect data, software and hardware.
Determines future growth requirements of the applications in areas such as database size, number of end-users and application functionality; works with other information technology professionals to address application capacity needs.
Ensures the performance and reliability of PeopleSoft systems by monitoring these systems for high availability, load balancing and satisfactory response time and working with other information technology professionals to resolve performance issues.
Monitors application and database performance, provides recommendations for enhancements/changes and makes database table changes/additions to packaged software applications.
Using in house developed or third party tools and processes, assist in management of code deployments
Provides programming/scripting assistance to support PeopleSoft system automation; debugs and tunes/optimizes SQL statements.


REQUIREMENTS:
PeopleSoft v9.2
Experience performing PeopleSoft DPK installations
PeopleCode v8.5
5 years experience working in Oracle database environment
5 years experience in PeopleSoft HR, Procurement and / or Financials applications
Hands on experience in PeopleSoft security configuration and management
Hands on experience with configuration and usage of PeopleSoft integration/interface tools (Integration Broker, Component Interface, App Engine, web services, etc
Hands on experience in PeopleSoft Change Management practices (PUM, Change Assistant, etc
- 5 years application administration experience

Must also possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
SQL
Unix shell scripting
Strong verbal and written skills
Relational database design
Effort estimation
Strong documentation skills
Ability to work independently and within a team

PREFERENCES:
- College degree
- Mentoring junior Developers
- Strong Leadership and Communication Skills
- Experience installing and managing other tools such as Hyperion, Phire, OEM, etc. considered a plus