PeopleSoft Jobs - Solutions Development Specialist, PeopleSoft HCM, 13949

at Ascension
Location Saint Louis, MO
Date Posted February 9, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Job ID: 237886

Solutions Development Specialist, PeopleSoft HCM

St. Louis, Missouri


Additional Job Information

Title: Solutions Development Specialist, PeopleSoft HCM

City, State:  St. Louis,MO

Location:  MOSTL 11775 Woodlands

Department:   Symphony ERP

Additional Job Details:  Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Marketing Statement

Ascension Information Services is one of the nation’s largest healthcare information technology services organizations.
We provide Ascension and its subsidiaries low-cost, high-value IT infrastructure and software application services that:
• Support rapid and effective clinical decision making
• Improve efficiency and care transitions
• Foster information sharing across the continuum of care
• Make knowledge and data actionable, leading to improved   patient outcomes

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Solutions Development Specialist leads/mentors staff in working with assigned customers/areas to translate business requirements into application/system solutions.  This IT professional will analyze and interpret business and technical requirements and turn them into well-engineered, tested, and deployed business application systems. Such includes analysis, design, development, testing, installation, and maintenance of information systems. Additionally, it may include new code construction, modifications to existing modules, web development and/or package implementation.


  • Design strategic solutions for business problems
  • Partner with functional leaders to define processes and then translate same into automated solutions in the PeopleSoft system, using existing functionality where possible
  • Participate in the design of technical requirements for the application
  • Troubleshoot business problems and high level systems issues on a daily basis working with functional and technical resources
  • Perform analysis/design of business and process solutions
  • Use functional understanding of PeopleSoft HCM modules (HR, Benefits, Compensation, TAM, Pension, ESS, and MSS)
  • Utilize working knowledge of HCM related business processes
  • Access and analyze enhancement requests
  • Participate in technical design and support less experienced developers with HCM modules
  • Provide input and makes recommendations to development lead to improve the quality and assurance of the solution being developed
  • Communicate task status to management and client
  • Define business process solutions for translation into technical solutions
  • Manage resource allocations
  • Produce and maintain documentation
  • Participate in testing (e.g. user acceptance testing, unit, system, regression, integration testing)
  • Monitor and maintain installed systems
  • Lead the design, build and test stages of the project relating to PeopleSoft ERP applications
  • Maintain and/or enhance established software to ensure the most efficient operation of the departments
  • Serve as liaison between the project team and vendor resources
  • Implement and support PeopleSoft ERP applications and systems, analyzing users’ information system requirements and departmental information flows
  • Participate in defect management using HP Application Lifecycle Management tool
  • Create and maintain records in the migration versioning tool Quest STAT
  • Use of change control principles and working in a cross site environment when making system changes and modifications

The primary worksite for this role is located in St. Louis, MO.  All commuting expenses are reimbursed in accordance to Ascension policy (relocation is not expected).  Monday thru Thursday work onsite with Fridays working from home.



  • Bachelor's preferred in Computer Science or related degree or equivalent experience in Information Technology

Work Experience:

  • 10 years of progressive experience in information technology
  • 7 years of PeopleSoft application development; 5 years of PeopleSoft HCM
  • Expert knowledge of PeopleSoft HCM module functionality  
  • Experience with application lifecycle management tools, i.e ALM
  • Experience with migration and version control tools, i.e Quest Stat

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

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