Remote PeopleSoft Administrator

PeopleSoft, PeopleSoft Internet Architecture (PIA), Unix, WebLogic, PS Administrator with some DBA experience
Full Time
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Sierra-Cedar is seeking bright and motivated PeopleSoft Administrators. Sierra-Cedar is a leading Oracle Systems Integrator in the marketplace with world class consulting services, managed services and technical services deployed across various commercial, higher education and public sector industries. We have an opening in our Managed Services Division for a PeopleSoft Administrator. This is a 100% telecommuting position and allows one to work from home full time. This position will not only perform PS Administration duties but will also assist the Oracle Database Administrator and other CMS Operations teams with a variety of tasks while maintaining and troubleshooting our hosted PeopleSoft and associated 3rd party systems. This is a full time, permanent, telecommuting position working either our 8am-5pm ET or 12pm-9pm shifts.
Required PeopleSoft Skills
  • Minimum five years experience supporting production environments and customers
  • Build, configure, administer and troubleshoot PeopleSoft application systems in a high availability, fast paced, multi-instance hosting environment
  • Perform complete installs of PeopleSoft 8.x and 9.x at all tiers
  • Provide expert troubleshooting for isolating technical problems in the PeopleSoft Internet Architecture (PIA) including Oracle databases, tuxedo application servers on Unix, process schedulers on both Unix and NT and WebLogic configuration
  • Analyze issues with application servers, process schedulers, web servers, SQRs, PeopleCode, Application Engine, BI Publisher, application messaging/integration broker and search servers
  • Debug and optimize SQL statements within PS Query, COBOL and Application Engine programs
  • Have in-depth knowledge of PeopleSoft Internet Architecture including security components
  • Ability to work simultaneously across multiple clients with multiple versions of PeopleSoft applications and PeopleTools versions including older through the most current release
  • Work with Infrastructure team members (Network, NT and Unix Administrators) to build and deliver services in a stable, highly available and secure multi-instance hosting environment
  • Assist with capacity planning, disaster recovery and load balancing activities
  • Complete understanding of PeopleSoft Internet Architecture (PIA) - specifically in an Oracle Linux and WebLogic hosting environment
  • Ability to install, configure and troubleshoot Search Framework including SES and Elasticsearch

Other Preferred Skills

  • Administration or configuration of PeopleSoft 3rd party applications including but not limited to:
    • Taxware
    • Change management tools (Stat, Phire, CAPI)
    • External Payment Gateways (Cybersource, TouchNet, NelNet, etc)
    • UPK
    • Control M
    • Appworx
    • LDAP / LDAPS
    • UC4 or other external batch scheduling software
    • Single Signon utilizing OAM, Shibboleth, or other SSO options
  • Administration or configuration of Oracle applications including but not limited to:
    • OEM
    • IDM/OAM
    • OBIEE
    • SOA Suite
  • Conceptual understanding of Oracle Database technologies:
    • Clusterware
    • Automated Storage Management
    • Real Application Clusters
    • Flash Recovery Area
    • DataGuard
    • Flashback
    • Recovery Manager
  • Assist Oracle DBA with back-ups, refreshes, performance tuning, and applying patches as needed.
Leadership Skills
  • Communicates clearly and effectively with customers, team members and Sierra-Cedar management
  • Maintains a positive and effective relationship with customers, team members and management
  • Provide input in the development of tools and processes to help automate and increase team productivity
  • Builds confidence and trust with customers
  • Displays effective analytical skills
  • Effectively manages scope and customer expectations on individual assignments
  • Follows through on all assignments and takes ownership of customer issues
  • Seeks innovative ways to improve the process of delivering solutions to customers
  • Work with multiple clients concurrently
  • Work on all phases of a project - development, testing, production support, etc.
  • Rapidly resolve issues in order to adhere to Service Level Agreements
  • Provide quality formal and informal documentation consistent with SCI Managed Services standards
  • Effective time management skills and ability to concentrate on tasks at hand
  • Active engagement with team members while working client issues
  • No relocation required, 100% telecommuting position
  • For non-Atlanta based applicants, a DSL or Cable modem is required for high speed access
Limited, based on client / CMS need (less than 15%)

About Sierra-Cedar
Sierra-Cedar delivers industry-focused client success by providing consulting, technical, and managed services for the deployment, management, and optimization of next-generation applications and technology. We offer a competitive benefits package including 401(k), Health, Disability, and Life. Sierra-Cedar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dice Id : adrga001
Position Id : CMS-129
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