Banner Cloud Solution Consultant

Oracle Core tech Software, Linux, Solaris, Ellucian Banner 8/9
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Mythics is seeking a Cloud Solution Consultant to work with our Higher Education customers with a focus on Ellucian Banner ERP and related applications. As the Cloud Solutions Consultant, you will operate through the complete lifecycle from pre-sales support to the executive with the customer. This includes the following: solution architecture & blueprinting, implementation planning, migration & implementation oversight, customer support, and sustained roadmap planning. This is a remote position.


The Cloud Solution Consultant is responsible for working with Mythics Sales, Mythics Architects, Oracle, and/or the client to understand and document their business needs and create solutions with using new cloud services across public, private, and hybrid deployment models.


The Cloud Solution Consultant will participate in client initiatives for cloud projects as well as cloud solution development in these areas:

  • Hands on project delivery and pre-sales support.

  • Offering development & sales enablement.

  • Create and/or review documentation as a prerequisite to planning, analysis, and design of solutions.

  • Document requirements, definition, and design according to customer standards.

  • Coordinate with the Project Management Office (PMO) and Technical Teams to gather, document and validate requirements for system development and deployments and to draft cloud solutions, proof of concepts, mock ups, definitions, designs, and builds.

  • Perform quality assurance and technical review activities including test case and test scenario definition and support of testing process.

Ability and desire to maintain a high standard of delivery is essential. The position requires an attitude of continuous improvement, attention to detail, and continual learning in order to provide our customers, partners, and team innovative solutions.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • US Citizen with the ability to obtain a US Government Secret clearance

  • BS degree or equivalent experience

  • 5-7 years experience with infrastructure and middleware software and hardware solutions. Primary experience focus areas are:

    • Oracle Core Tech software

    • Experience with Linux, Solaris, Windows operating systems

    • Oracle Virtual Machine implementation/maintenance

  • 2-3 years experience with significant focus on Ellucian Banner 8/9 is required including physical and logical infrastructure design and implementation (Web/App/CAS/DB tiers)

Additional Experience Desired:

  • Experience with networking protocols and tools

  • Experience installing, patching, and upgrading Oracle products

  • Integration with security products/directories (AD, OAM, OID)

  • Experience with enterprise architecture models such as TOGAF

  • Understanding and experience with Waterfall and Agile System Development Lifecycles (SDLC).

  • Additional experience desired with Banner in the following areas is highly desired:

    • Successful versions 8/9 upgrade and integration

    • Track record of successful on premise to Cloud migration, or in-house platform refreshes

    • Deep knowledge of Ellucian Ethos Identity (CAS)

    • Familiarity with application modules - ERP, Student Information Systems, Customer Relationship Management, Student Recruiting and Retention, Analytics, etc.

  • Experience with any Oracle Cloud Services such as:

    • PaaS (Management & Security, Application Development, Integration, Data Management, Analytics)

    • IaaS (Networking, Compute, Storage, DB)

  • Oracle Implementation Specialization


  • Ability to travel as needed

  • Effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment

  • Ability to plan work effort and manage to schedule and priorities

  • Self-motivated and strong work ethic

  • Technical acumen and solutioning skills

  • Ability to facilitate meetings and ask probing questions of customer or Mythics/Partner working groups

  • Understanding with Configuration Control Processes

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, collaboration tools and technical writing

About Mythics:
Mythics Consulting is the go-to Oracle Systems Integrator and is recognized as the Oracle expert in both the Public and Private sectors. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Mythics Consulting is a division of Mythics, Inc. Mythics Consulting has a robust portfolio of customers located around the world and has helped Government Agencies, Defense customers and some of the most successful commercial brands in the world achieve their business goals. Having delivered technology solutions to customers in a variety of sectors, Mythics Consulting has the leadership expertise to solve complex mission-critical business challenges. Mythics Consulting received its ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems (QMS) Certification in 2012 and is an Oracle Specialized Platinum Consulting Partner. Mythics Consulting is an experienced Systems Integrator providing end-to-end guidance and support in a full range of services:

  • Analytics

  • Applications

  • Architecture & Infrastructure

  • Engineered Systems

  • Portal, Content Management & SOA

  • Security & Identity Management

The Mythics Culture:
Though Mythics has grown a lot since our launch in 2000, our commitment to excellence depends on every employee feeling comfortable that they can and should share ideas and opinions to help us shape our future growth and success.
Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the office maintains the casual comforts of the area. Mythics also maintains operations and offices throughout the United States, and has a state of the art Federal field office in Vienna, Virginia just outside of Washington DC. We stress the importance of family and quality of life and invest our time and money in programs that help protect the environment and world we live in.
Benefits and Perks:
Mythics is a great company because of its great employees. We are committed to providing benefits that keep our employees healthy and happy both at work and away from it.
Benefits Mythics employees currently enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision plans available for you and your family

  • Premier 401k retirement plan with corporate matching and a 529 college saving plan

  • Tax-advantaged Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Account options

  • Generous PTO bank and paid holidays

  • Tuition reimbursement for continuing education

  • Engaging company events such as quarterly awards, annual kick off parties, and FUN Fridays (early release once a month)

  • Free gourmet coffee, tea, fresh fruits and healthy snacking alternatives

  • Community Service activities and charitable giving programs

  • Our GREEN approach tracking energy consumption for reduction and purchasing only environmentally friendly products for our offices

Mythics, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, medical condition, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes. Mythics, Inc. will treat all employees equally with respect to compensation; opportunities for advancement, including upgrading, promotion and transfer, and all other terms and conditions of employment. This company is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, and has designed and agreed to implement an Affirmative Action Program in accordance with Executive Order 11246 and VEVRAA Final Rule. Mythics, Inc. is able to provide alternative methods of application for those who are unable to complete an online form. Please contact to arrange reasonable accommodations. To read more about your rights, please visit the Department of Labor Disability Rights Fact Sheet here. For more information about Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination, please view the EEO is the Law Poster here.

Dice Id : 10374939
Position Id : 2019-3089
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