FY18 2017-458 ERP SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR

Job # FY18 2017-458
Job Type Administrative
Department Office of Information Technology (OIT)
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Status Full-Time
Class Code 9003
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Posting Date November 7, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled

Department: Office of Information Technology (OIT)

Introduction: The Office of Information Technology (OIT) is recruiting for an ERP Systems Administrator. Interested candidates should have a strong desire to support the mission of one of the Nation's largest Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

Duties: Providing system management for the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, including installing periodic system updates; interfacing with technical Field Service Engineers (FSE) to analyze and resolve problem issues and minor system performance tuning; setting up users, directories, security and group segregation; tuning and optimizing server performance as needed; providing weekly and monthly usage reports as needed; serving as the primary technical liaison for Enterprise Services for ERP concerns and issues; providing after hours, on call technical support coverage for evening and weekend technical issues; updating software as needed (patches and version updates); performing virtual image management using VMware; supporting installing, loading and configuring server connectivity issues; performing server upgrades and migration to new system-level software; performing general server administration task including monitoring and optimizing system performance and reliability; managing enhancements upgrades and providing various levels of support; overseeing storage systems, VMware and Microsoft server environments and performing other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate will have achieved a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field from an accredited College or University with a minimum of two (2) years of related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of Unix is a plus.

Requirements: Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written with technical and non-technical staff; strong work ethic; ability to manage a workload that includes short and long-term projects, immediate problem solving and ongoing product maintenance of code and documentation; ability to work both independently and as part of a team; proven ability to work with sensitive and confidential information using procedures required by Federal, State and OIT regulations and policies; ability to produce accurate and reliable work within deadlines.

To Apply:  Email a cover letter to jobs@morgan.edu, indicating Job # FY18 2017- 458 in the subject line and attach the following items; a resume, a completed Morgan State University Employment Application, (which should include salary requirements and references). Alternatively, you may mail the required items to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, and 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251. Application packets can also be faxed to: 443-885-8209 (Incomplete submissions of any type may not be given consideration).

If you have submitted an electronic application successfully, you will receive a confirmation message.

**NOTE: THE HIRING DEPARTMENT WILL CONTACT ONLY APPLICANTS SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW. **

MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE/ACTION EMPLOYER As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, applicants should be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing their identities, U.S. citizenship or alien status and their authorization to work in the United States. EEO/AA