The IT Systems Manager is a member of the Enterprise Information
Systems (EIS) management team who is responsible for providing
strategic and operational planning, execution, and maintenance for
critical software systems and processes. This position will need to
manage diverse staff and provide technical support for analysis,
development and installation of databases and applications. The IT
Systems Manager ensures application uptime and security, deploys
vendor-delivered software and integrations, and evaluates new
For consideration, the applicant must possess a Bachelor's degree
in computer science, management information systems, or other
information technology field, or equivalent combination of relevant
education and experience. Four years of experience administering a
SQL-capable database and in the use of SQL statements. Experience
as an application administrator of enterprise ERP systems such as
Ellucian's Banner. Experience administering large software
applications/application platforms with various operating systems.
Experience with standard integration platforms, such as Dell Boomi,
and REST APIs. Experience administering Linux systems, including
shell scripting, is a plus. Experience with cloud storage/cloud
computing, such as AWS, a plus. Ability to guide and mentor a
technical team. Ability to assist in project and task
prioritization considering multiple complex factors such as timing,
available staff, business value, business need, university
initiatives, and divisional goals.
Essential Responsibilities Include:
Supervise, manage, and mentor the middleware
team in pursuit of organizational and university
Lead the technical analysis of emergent ERP
applications and infrastructure; create strategies for implementing
new ERP solutions.
Serve as the technical authority for
standards and practices related to application administration while
accepting recommendations from other team members.
Demonstrate expertise and recommend
changes/improvements to our practices, platforms and ecosystem as
the field changes and as best practice dictates.
Define and evolve a scalable software
application and access architecture for CRM, ERP, and ERP
Provide application administration support,
including, system, software, and database upgrades, primarily for
enterprise ERP or CRM systems and as a backup for other
Perform complex systems/software analysis;
conduct application, system, and code walkthroughs; implement and
maintain highly reliable, available, secure software.
Ensure appropriate testing, robustness, and
monitoring of enterprise software.
Coordinate team response to service
Lead assessment of new candidate technologies
to ensure that they integrate with existing software and systems
per the university's Technology Selection Policy.
Participate in IT operational planning and
execution as well as policy, procedure and standards
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The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS
Medical & Rx Coverage - UMR (HSA & FSA
Dental - Sunlife Dental
Vision - Sunlife Vision Plan
Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance
Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance
Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Annual Leave & Paid Sick Leave
Retirement Plan - (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match
Services & Discounts
HOW TO APPLY
Interested applicants should submit an online application at;
Please include resume, cover letter, and three
employment references. No Calls Please. Applications
will not be considered if it is missing any of these three
In your cover letter, please describe your lived
experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and
inclusion at St. Edward's University?
ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's
University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more
than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's
emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as
small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship
opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the
approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the
university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An
overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available
We are not offering sponsorship at this time.
A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s)
under consideration for this position.