Application Programmer/Analyst Office for Information Technology
The Williams College Office for Information Technology seeks an experienced Application Programmer/Analyst for the Administration Information Systems (AIS) team. Reporting to the Director of AIS, this position will support the effective use of the College's administrative enterprise applications in Admission and other offices.
Work closely with staff in Admission and other administrative offices to ensure the enterprise systems they use are reliable, secure and meet their business needs and objectives, including recruiting, admitting, and enrolling a highly qualified, diverse student body
Work with College staff, faculty and students to understand their information technology-related challenges and help research potential improvements
Design, develop, test, document and implement applications and integrations
Participate in the development of data warehouse and business intelligence strategy and capabilities
Learn information technology concepts quickly and apply them productively
Explain information technology concepts clearly for non-technical audiences
Train college community members in the effective use of information technology
Create and maintain functional and technical documentation
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of relevant experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to learn new technologies and apply them productively
Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems effectively
Experience with SQL and relational databases
Experience developing, writing and maintaining programs in at least one programming or scripting language
A self-motivated, well-organized and enthusiastic individual able to work productively with minimal supervision
Experience maintaining enterprise applications such as PeopleSoft & Slate
Experience with data management and reporting, with tools such as PL/SQL, Python and Tableau
Experience working in higher education is desirable
We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive community and strongly encourage candidates from under-represented groups to apply.
Review of resumes will begin September 22, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
Employment at Williams is contingent on the verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check, and education when applicable.
Williams College is a liberal arts institution located in western Massachusetts, with access to the culturally rich cities of Albany, Boston, and New York City. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its students. Williams is committed to building and supporting a diverse population of approximately 2,000 students, and to fostering an inclusive faculty, staff and curriculum. Please visit the Williams College website (http://www.williams.edu).
Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn and thrive.