PeopleSoft CS Functional Lead – Student Records/Academic Advising (Or Student Management Cloud) (Higher Ed)

at Sierra-Cedar, Inc.
Published May 9, 2023
Location Philadelphia, PA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Sierra-Cedar is seeking a motivated and experienced PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Student Records/Academic Advising Consultant with Degree Audit experience OR Student Management Cloud experience. If you are passionate about the technology, the clients, and all the challenges that go with being a consultant, you will want to be a part of our team. Our people have the skills and business savvy to provide exceptional consulting services to clients, helping them gain the optimum benefit from their PeopleSoft software.


  • Provide PeopleSoft Student Records/Academic Advising functional consulting services by acting as subject matter expert and leading clients through the entire systems development lifecycle
  • Work on all project phases including fit/gap, configuration, and testing
  • Assist clients in fully integrating the PeopleSoft Student Records system into their current business environments and provide input on best practices
  • Advise client on options, risks, and any impacts on other processes or systems
  • Configure the PeopleSoft Student Records system to meet each client's unique business requirements
  • Complete tasks efficiently and in a timely manner
  • Report progress to clients and project managers
  • Continually seek ways to improve the process of delivering PeopleSoft Student Records solutions
  • Share knowledge to continually improve implementation methodology


  • Minimum of five years PeopleSoft experience or relative Student Management Cloud experience
  • Experience in the Higher Education Industry
  • PeopleSoft 9.0 experience or higher
  • Upgrade and implementation experience
  • Ability to work on all project phases of a project: Project Preview, Fit/Gap Analysis, Setup and Testing
  • Solid experience with PeopleSoft Student Records/Academic Advising implementations, with Degree Audit experience
  • Solid understanding of all processes and reports
  • Bachelor's degree required


  • Demonstrated ability to manage project scope and client expectations
  • Demonstrated follow-through on assignments and issue resolution


  • Clear and effective communication
  • Consistently produce clear, concise status reports
  • Builds confidence and trust with clients
  • Displays effective analytical skills


Sierra-Cedar delivers industry-focused client success by providing consulting, technical, and managed services for the deployment, management, and optimization of next-generation applications and technology. We offer a competitive benefits package including 401(k), Health, Disability, and Life. Sierra-Cedar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.