Database Analyst/Virtual Learning Environment Administrator

Coastal Carolina University
South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted Date
May 21, 2022

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Administrative, Academic Affairs, Instructional Technology & Design (Campus), Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
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Employment Type
Full Time

Database Analyst/Virtual Learning Environment Administrator


Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the following position: Database Analyst/Virtual Learning Environment Administrator in the Office of Information Technology Services.


Duties will include, but are not limited to: customize, maintain and support open source solutions including but not limited to learning/virtual/content management systems (e.g. Moodle, NextCloud, etc.); integrate open-source and designated enterprise solutions into the existing environment; provide technical support in the development, enhancement, and maintenance of open-source solutions; provide troubleshooting, resolution, and update; serve as Tier 3 support for Client Support Services area to maintain necessary system support services and functionality with minimal service interruptions or downtime; may cross-train other IT staff as required for business continuity; serve as a primary technical lead to implement and maintain Single Sign-On solutions for assigned in-house and cloud systems, such as ADFS and SAML protocols; assist with the support and customization of Unix/Linux servers; assist supervisor by contributing input to improve operational procedures, processes, and standards as well as change management, in alignment and collaboration with ITS goals and objectives to advance the University mission; ensure and maintain information security and confidentiality; utilize University/ITS/individual resources and time effectively to accomplish tasks and projects; and perform other duties as assigned.


Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) and work experience in systems development and maintenance, technical support, or the support of database management systems is required.  A bachelor’s degree in a related field may be substituted for the required experience.  A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field; relevant experience in a related field or equivalent education, training and experience are preferred. Three (3) years of experience with common programming language such as PHP & JAVA and database-driven content/learning management systems, experience working with large existing code bases and/or open-source products, and Course Management System administration experience is desired.


Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.


Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.


Interested applicants may apply on line at: Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and name and contact information for at least three professional references.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.


Database Administrator I (AM42/61122278/FTE-S00586P), full-time position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 06. Normal work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the university.  Flexible work hours required to include night and weekend hours. Some travel may be required. Information security and confidentiality must be maintained at all times.

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