Raritan Valley Community
Director of Information
Ranked by BestColleges.com and Niche.com as the #1 community
college in New Jersey, Raritan Valley Community College has been
serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and
Hunterdon County residents for 50 years. The College has been
nationally recognized for its service to the community,
environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home
to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory, a
1,000-seat Theatre, an Honors College for high achieving students
and much more.
The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and
certificates, as well as career training, small business assistance
through the Small Business Development Center, professional
development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. RVCC
is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. For further
information, visit www.raritanval.edu.
Raritan Valley Community College has an anticipated opening of
Director of Information Systems for Technology Services.
The Director of Information Systems is a technical service
management position responsible for the on-going assessment of
information needs related to the College's administrative computing
systems and the management of those systems.
Manages the continued development, maintenance, currency, and
testing of the College's Ellucian Banner system and related
Assists the administration with long-range planning for
administrative computer systems.
Works with end-users to define the information needs of the
College and to determine how to provide needed services and
Coordinates the implementation of new systems and system
upgrades including evaluation, installation, configuration, testing
and roll out.
Analyses, interprets and coordinates system changes as required
by state and federal regulations.
Develops and implements procedures for gathering, analyzing, and
reporting data needed to assess systems performance.
Manages and works with contract staff and consultants as
Maintains liaison with College offices to ensure the integrity
and consistency of systems and data.
Recruits, supervises and evaluates performance of staff.
Maintains and manages vendor relationships.
Participates in appropriate industry organizations and
Maintains technical skills through formal and informal
Serves on the Banner Users Group and Banner Module Owners
Supervises the Programmer Analyst, Data Base Administrator, Data
Base and Applications Administrator.
Performs other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree in information management, computer science,
or a related discipline.
- Demonstrated expertise in use, implementation, and
administration of higher education management systems.
- Three years of related experience; or equivalent combination of
education and experience
- Significant experience for at least two years with the Ellucian
Banner system including self-service modules.
- Two years of staff supervision experience including
- Experience with the Oracle database system.
- Experience with data networks and server-based and cloud-based
- Demonstrated skill in working with end-users.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and
- Experience in higher education.
- Experience with: Ellucian Degree Works and Elevate; Nelnet;
Evisions Argos, Form Fusion and IntelleCheck; the OneCampus portal;
- Experience with migrating Ellucian Banner to the cloud and/or
using cloud-based Ellucian Banner.
- Familiarity with higher education service departments and their
functions including: Admissions; Enrollment Services; Financial
Aid; Human Resources; and Finance.
As a New Jersey First Act Employer, new employees must
establish a primary residence in New Jersey within one year unless
an exemption applies.
RVCC's starting salary is commensurate with educational
qualifications and experience. We also offer an attractive benefits
For consideration of the above position, please submit your
cover letter and resume online:
We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every resume
received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted
Raritan Valley Community College is an Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer. We will implement the
policy to assure that the employment opportunities offered at the
institution are available to all persons.