Database Programmer/IT Support Specialist
Gestalt Community Schools
Programmer/IT Support Specialist - The Database
Programmer/IT Support Specialist is a dual role responsible for planning,
informing the direction of and building out the GCS PowerSchool service, any
database-related services and supporting the day-to-day needs of GCS school(s)
limited supervision, develop and implement specialized computer application
systems required by users. Initially this will mainly pertain to the Pearson
customized reports from data in existing systems.
database systems and suggesting changes to simplify or enhance the systems.
procedural and programming problems to ensure maximum uptime and efficiency of
database services and to enable enhanced productivity via said services.
all changes, build outs and enhancements for both internal review and end user
incoming support requests via a ticketing system.
and correct or advise on operational issues in client computer systems.
and repairing hardware for which the technician is certified to work on.
an Associate's degree in computer programming supplemented by three to five
years of computer system analysis, programming and maintenance experience, or
an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides
the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
with Oracle database programming.
with other programming languages including but not limited to SQL, Java, C++,
with PowerSchool is recommended.
communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and
and self-starting individual who can independently manage their workload and
player that doesn't mind stepping outside of their role to support the needs of
- Able to
promptly answer support related email, phone calls and other electronic communications.
with the Macintosh platform.
Apple Certified Macintosh Technician (ACMT) certification or able to become
certified within 30 days of being hired.