The Getty

Senior ERP Software Engineer

8 months ago
Requisition Number
Position Status
Regular Full-Time
Information Technology
Getty Center
Trust - 1281-Enterprise Sys and Integration

Job Summary

Works primarily with Oracle/PeopleSoft enterprise applications. Participates in all phases of the software development cycle.  Works closely with user community for requirements analysis, problem definition and solutions development.  Understands the business model and translates requirements into systems design specifications.  Designs, develops, codes, tests, troubleshoots and debugs new software or implements packaged solutions.  Designs software to support all system component interactions for optimal user efficiency and utilization.  Participates in the development of software documentation and user manuals.


Must have experience in PeopleSoft Human Capital Management and Financials version 9.2. Strong knowledge of App Designer, App Engine, Integration Broker, SQL, PeopleCode, BI Publisher and SQR.  Strong analytical and problem solving skills.  Proven ability to evaluate data, assess alternatives and make recommendations as required.

Major Job Responsibilities

  • Conceptualizes design, implements, and develops solutions for complex system/programs independently
  • Works with a variety of users to gain information, and develops intra‐system tradeoffs between different users, as necessary; interacts with a diverse client base and outside vendor contacts
  • Documents system builds and application configurations; maintains and updates documentation as needed
  • Provides technical analysis, design, development, conversion, and implementation work
  • Works as a project leader, as needed, for projects of moderate complexity
  • Serves as a technical resource for applications
  • Compares, evaluates, and implements new features and technologies, and integrates them into the computing environment
  • Follows team software development methodology
  • Mentors lower level software developers


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or a combination of education and relevant experience
  • 5-8 years ERP software development experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Current knowledge of latest ERP software and design standards
  • Ability to define and solve logical problems for technical applications
  • Knowledge of and ability to select, adapt, and effectively use a variety of programming methods
  • Ability to recognize and recommend needed changes in user and/or operations procedures
  • Basic knowledge of software engineering principles
  • Strong knowledge of at least one programming language