Cognosante Senior PeopleSoft Administrator in Reston, Virginia
Security Clearance required:
Cognosante is seeking highly motivated Senior PeopleSoft Administrator to join our team of creative and enthusiastic software development professionals who maintain a collaborative culture. Cognosante seeks individuals who bring not only technical astuteness, but also strong customer service orientation, creative problem-solving ability and pride in a job well done. This position requires local travel between Virginia, DC and Maryland based on customer meetings and project needs. All positions require a DoD TS/SCI w/CI Poly clearance.
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Perform daily monitoring of the the PeopleSoft application including reviewing logs for the issues and ensuring that all required processes are operations.
Perform code migrations, Data Mover executions and in-app configurations between environments as required to support the development lifecycle
Perform Tier 3 support and ad-hoc troubleshooting and for the application to diagnosis, repair, and report on technical issues that may be present
Provide support of the database cloning process to ensure that the environments are the available for use.
Work closely with DBA administrators to research and the troubleshoot performance issues
Perform HCM/PeopleSoft application configuration to support the Agency requirements
Design, Install, and Configure the entire PeopleTools stack (PIA, App, PRCS, and Database install) on multiple networks and OS platforms
Provide recommendations for the hardware requirements to meet the customer's PeopleSoft needs across multiple independent networks and evaluate and the
Perform quarterly patching of all of the PeopleSoft components including WebLogic, PeopleTools, Tuxedo, Elasticsearch, etc
Perform maintenance of the the PeopleSoft HCM environment to include creating Change Packages using supplied tools and the selective adoption process
Apply Change Packages across all development lifecycle environments
Perform PeopleTools Updates/Upgrades as required to support the customer on multiple Windows and Linux based server systems
Experience installing and supporting the latest PUM images for testing and the bug re-creation support
General skills on Linux (Unix) to perform all of the required tasks indicated previously.
Experience with the SSL Certificate request and install process both within the application and for Web based PKI.
Experience working on complex projects with high visibility to senior leadership
Experience documenting complex procedures to ensure knowledge transfers are smooth and met customer requirements
Work schedule dependent on tasking/system requirements.
Specific Work Experience with the following:
Must have 8 or more years of work experience as a PS ADMIN
PeopleTools Software Version 8.57 or higher
PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 or higher
Windows 2016+ Oracle database/SQL 12We’re solving Americans’ health and safety challenges with technology, innovation, and purpose.
At Cognosante, we help improve how the nation delivers services to its citizens through innovation and transformation. We're committed to creating positive results with lasting impact, and are always looking for passionate people who share our values to join the Cognosante family.
Cognosante was founded to address a critical gap in the health IT market—the need for a smart, nimble company, unencumbered by legacy systems and unafraid to challenge accepted wisdom. We have been able to extend out impact beyond health and into security and social services. Our continued success is the result of our expertise and insights, combined with our actively fostering a culture that encourages diversity of people and ideas.
Every day, we help government agencies solve difficult problems. We’re ensuring health professionals have accurate, secure, and timely health data so Americans get the healthcare they need. We help Federal and State agencies navigate healthcare reform and empower their technology transformations. We’re addressing the social determinants of health to remove barriers to healthcare access. And, we’re proud to help our military do its job more safely by leveraging stronger IT networks and using cybersecurity and biometrics technologies that replace outdated legacy solutions. We’re also helping create more options for Veterans, active duty military personnel, and their families to obtain health services in their communities.
Passion for what we do. Pride in how we do it. At Cognosante we are all VIPS. We create value by being enterprising. We develop innovative ideas and solutions. We perform at our best and deliver results. We share achieved results and recognitions.
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Highlighted Benefits for Full-time Employees
•Medical • Dental • Vision • 401k • Flexible Spending Accounts • Paid Time Off • Work/Life Solutions • Pet Insurance
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