The University of Doha for Science and Technology is inviting nominations and applications for the position of Applications Specialist (ERP) in the Information Technology Directorate.
Reporting to the ERP Supervisor, the Applications Specialist (ERP) must be a proven leader with the skills and expertise necessary to support the Information Technology Directorate in fully implementing the University ’s mission and vision.
University of Doha for Science and Technology Profile :
University of Doha for Science and Technology (UDST) (Formerly known as College of the North Atlantic Qatar) is the first national applied University offering applied Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in addition to certificates and diplomas in various fields.
UDST has over 50 programs in the fields of Engineering Technology and Industrial Trades, Business Management, Computing and Information Technology, Health Sciences, Continuous Education and development and more.
it started as a college and transformed into a university in 2021.
With more than 600 staff and over 5,000 students, UDST is the destination for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).
Our faculty are committed to developing the students’ skills and help raise well-equipped graduates that are proudly contributing to a knowledge-based economy and making the Qatar National Vision 2030 a reality.
Duties & Responsibilities :
This position requires an energetic and enthusiastic individual who will provide technical and functional support in the areas of PeopleSoft enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems administration, problem resolution, support, process mapping, system testing and development, security access and training.
Candidates should have an outstanding record of industry experience in a similar or, related role within Business Applications development, and possess the qualifications necessary to be successful in the role of Application Specialist.
The successful candidate is responsible for data processing solutions to enhance the University’s ERP systems. The successful candidate will also, develop procedures in coordination with relevant stakeholders to ensure integrity of the ERP system and databases and, ensure that ITIL standards and other policies governing data management are met.
Candidates will assign system access to users at different levels across the University in line with policies, procedures and processes, define user needs and develop data processing solutions with end users on all functional modules and, design and deliver training material for the University’s ERP system in coordination with relevant stakeholders.
Candidates will support in the design, construction and implementation of IT applications in alignment with University policies, troubleshoot application software and database problems, liaise with business, technical staff and vendors to resolve ERP issues and, prepare reports documenting ERP system and ensuring monitoring and compliance with ITIL standards and University ’s policies and procedures.
Candidate must be able to Configure, maintain and troubleshoot the functional modules of PeopleSoft HCM, like Time and Labor, Recruitment, HR Core, Payroll for North America, ePerformance, Absences.
Responsibilities also include communicating University policies and protocol concerning ERP system.
Education and Certifications :
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field required.
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in IT or related field.
Fluency in written and spoken English language.
Fluency in written and spoken Arabic language, is preferred.
Other Required Skills :
Applications should be submitted via our online application portal.
IT or related field