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Report Writer

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Report Writer
Position Class Type Regular
Position Type Staff
Other Position Information

About Kettering: Kettering University is a national leader in experiential STEM and business education, integrating an intense academic curriculum with applied professional experience. We inspire students to realize their potential and advance their ideas by combining theory and practice better than any institution in the world. Kettering University is dedicated to achieving the extraordinary through technological innovation, leadership, and service, built on values that foster respect, integrity, creativity, collaboration, and excellence in growth, global leadership, community outreach, and an engaged community of stakeholders.

BENEFITS include health, dental and vision coverage; retirement benefits with up to a 9% Kettering matching contribution; life and accident insurance; tuition assistance and waiver programs; vacation and holiday pay; sick and disability pay; home purchase assistance program; recreation center membership; and many other benefits.

Position Status Full-time
If Part Time, hours per week

Posting Text

Preferred Qualifications

A mastery of the Ellucian Banner solution; all modules;
Mastery of Argos Report Writer and Datablock Builder;
Strong knowledge of Ellucian database schemas.

Job Specific Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Mastery of a reporting software tool.
• Mastery of SQL
• Strong business intelligence skills
• Strong data analysis skills
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Skills in customer service and problem solving are required.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

Understanding of and commitment to Kettering University values
· RESPECT: for teamwork, honesty, encouragement, diversity partnerships with students
· INTEGRITY: including accountability, transparency and ethics
· CREATIVITY: fostering flexibility and innovation
· COLLABORATION: across disciplines and with all partners
· EXCELLENCE: in all we do

Posting Information

Posting Number SP00124
Posting Date 12/20/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Job Duties

Job Duties

Percent of total time 45

Develop Argos Reports to replace the currently utilized Access and APEX reports.

Percent of total time 15

Analyze functional needs that drive reporting solutions. Recommend solutions that support decision making and are aligned with Institute standards and processes.

Percent of total time 10

Design, develop and update reporting solutions that meet targeted and enterprise needs.

Percent of total time 5

Identify and gather requirements for testing, develop test plans, ensure the development of test scripts and coordinate test transmissions as required. Verify the collected data is within required quality standards.

Percent of total time 5

Research and implement best practices, standards, and development strategies in enterprise reporting tools.

Percent of total time 5

Work with data architects and recommend how data should be stored to maximize reporting efficiency.

Percent of total time 5

Identify and provide input to new technology opportunities that will have an impact on the enterprise wide BI systems. Research products for integration into campus use.

Percent of total time 5

Provide guidance, training, and problem solving assistance to other team members.

Percent of total time 5

Perform other related duties as assigned.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate your level of experience using Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software such as Banner.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please indicate your level of experience working with Argos Report Writer and Datablock Builder.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents