Work in Iowa Manufacturing Jobs

Job Information

Grandview College Applications Administrator / Analyst in Des Moines, Iowa

Applications Administrator / Analyst

Department: Information Technology

Location: Des Moines, IA

General Purpose of Job:

The Applications Administrator / Analyst will provide primary technical system administration for the Ellucian Colleague Student Information System.- Will also provide end-user support and reporting writing for Colleague and other administrative systems.


Essential Functions of Job:

  • Provide primary technical administration for the Colleague Student Information System.-

  • Install patches, maintain security classes and other duties related to supporting Colleague and Self Service.

  • Serve as end-user technical support and trainer for Administrative and Student Information Systems.

  • Develop custom query and reporting solutions using Microsoft SQL Server Reporting System.

  • Create, monitor and maintain the interfaces between campus systems.

  • Provides input to assist in the development of project and strategic planning.

  • Assists IT Staff as needed to support campus needs.

  • Perform any additional responsibilities as requested or assigned by the CIO.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, or related field required; experience may be substituted for degree.

  • Two to five years of experience supporting IT in a higher education environment.

  • Experience with Colleague, .Net and Microsoft SQL Server preferred.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Relational Database concepts.

  • Good trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to quickly grasp new skills and technologies.

  • Good communication skills


Working Conditions:

  • This position requires walking between campus buildings in all weather conditions.

  • This position may require carrying heavy computer equipment, up to 30 lbs.



Grand View University is an equal opportunity employer.- The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, members of minority groups and people with disabilities.

Pre-employment background check required.-