Director of Enterprise Applications

FUNCTION:   The Director of Enterprise Applications is responsible for the oversight and management of the area responsible for the institution's ERP systems (Ellucian Banner) and related add-ons, web applications/services, business intelligence and reporting environments, and the integration of various third party and cloud hosted services with the institution's existing infrastructure. This position also guides and contributes to the execution of the institution's identity management strategy, security compliance, and relationships with vendors and strategic partners while providing long range planning for the area. This position reports directly to the Chief Information Officer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Work with community constituents to identify, plan, and implement innovative technology solutions and business process improvements that meet functional area needs and support the college’s objectives for recruiting, retaining and graduating students. 
· Supervise and mentor professional staff within ITS.
· Act as primary interface with various technology partners and contract providers to ensure excellent service delivery to the community.
· Oversee in-house and contract resources supporting the institution's ERP system.
· Provide technical guidance and hands-on support of the institution’s ERP system and related applications and technologies within area of responsibility. 
· Direct and contribute to the continued development of identity management processes and solutions.
· Identify and manage the integration of third party and cloud based services with the institution's existing infrastructure.
· Manage, guide and directly support development processes; including the development of software, business intelligence and reporting solutions, intranet and web services, technology integrations, and process improvements.
· Oversee the institution's technology based security compliance efforts.
· Work collaboratively with senior IT staff to manage all central IT services.
· Assist the CIO with development, deployment and adoption of policies and procedures, and project planning and prioritization initiatives.
· Other duties as assigned by the CIO.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor's degree and a minimum of six years of experience in one or more of the areas listed in the position summary; a minimum of two years managing other technical staff.  Experience with management, implementation and support of large enterprise systems required.  Experience with Ellucian Banner ERP and/or higher education preferred.

SPECIFIC SKILLS/ABILITIES:

· Excellent communication skills and a focus on customer service.
· Ability to coordinate assignments and establish work schedules for employees.
· Strong project management skills
· Working knowledge of SQL, Oracle or other database management technologies.
· Familiarity with networking and server technologies.
· Capability to check work progress of other staff and adjust schedules based on available resources.
· Desire to work as part of a team.
· Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and adjust priorities based on institutional need.
· Capability to negotiate with vendors and other partners to ensure service delivery to institutional customers.
· Desire for continual professional growth and self-motivation to achieve goals.

SALARY RANGE:  High 60s - low 70s, with some flexibility based on experience

When applying, please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, numbers and email addresses of 3 professional references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications are accepted until position is filled.

SUNY Adirondack values diversity and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer