This position develops, codes, tests, and debugs new software or enhancements to existing software. The Developer typically works with senior staff, but may coordinate smaller or less complex projects independently. This role designs and implements basic technical solutions ensuring that business needs and requirements are met. This position performs basic system integration tasks. The Developer provides estimation for assigned tasks.
PeopleSoft Financials/SCM (NU Financials)
Responds to customer inquiries via phone, online, in-person, etc.
Creates and maintains code documentation.
Grants system access to new user.
Evaluates feature/upgrade/change requests and recommends action.
Participates in interview process for new hires.
Identifies database and software performance issues, and makes adjustments.
Researches and develops new algorithms and statistical techniques designed for analyzing data based on customer needs.
Develops and maintains software infrastructure, via patches, bundles, releases and maintenance packs.
Codes software applications adhering to designs supporting internal business requirements or external user.
Develops new functionality to meet business requirements and enhances existing customizations and applications.
Completes tier 3 troubleshooting; troubleshoots production issues and implement fixes.
Opens tickets with Vendors
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree or appropriate combination of education and experience.
2 or more years of relevant experience.
PeopleSoft Financials/SCM (NU Financials)Debugging, Problem Solving
Facilitates open and effective communication, cooperation and teamwork within and outside of one's own team..
Helpful, respectful, approachable; builds strong working relationships and a positive work environment.
Communicates strategically to achieve specific objectives using varied vehicles and opportunities.
Uses logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Exhibits energy and desire to achieve; sets ambitious goals and acts decisively; takes action that no one has requested to improve or enhance job results and avoid problems.
Demonstrates ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
Plans, organizes and schedules in an efficient, productive manner; anticipates contingencies and pays attention to detail.
Formulates realistic plans and contingencies and establishes appropriate measurements of anticipated results.
Seeks to build collaboration by encouraging trust, mutual respect and shared purpose among various participants in an engagement.
Ability to use SQL to access and manipulate data stored in a relational database (oracle, DB2, SQL Server).
Proficiency with PeopleCode or an object oriented programming language (PeopleCode, Java,etc.).
As per Northwestern University policy, this position requires a criminal background check. Successful applicants will need to submit to a criminal background check prior to employment.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highl...y collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.