Job Description - Director, Applications Development
Description View created on 10/23/2014

Director, Applications Development

FLSA Status: Exempt
Pay Grade: 31
Job Title ID: 19101
Job Series/Job Family: Information Technology Series / Applications Family

Reports To

Associate Vice President, Information Technology

Job Purpose

To plan, direct, evaluate, and implement applications development projects related to administrative systems such as student systems, human resources, and financial systems, as well as other College-wide applications.

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Directs the planning, budgeting, and operations of the Applications Development department.
  2. Coordinates project initiation, prioritization, and information technology resource allocation.
  3. Provides technical leadership for administrative systems.
  4. Serves as a technical resource to departments regarding information technology needs.
  5. Advises and consults with other departments on production software issues, concerns, problems, and questions.
  6. Provides oversight and serves as an interface to executive management for large, campus-wide administrative system upgrades.
  7. Evaluates programming techniques and training needs then selects and implements training as required.
  8. Recommends selection of, trains or directs training of, supervisors and coordinators, and evaluates performance of professional staff.

Knowledge

Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Skills

Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Computer Skills

Required

Physical Requirements

Work Experience

Required

Preferred

Education

Required

Preferred

Other

     Preferred

Safety