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Application Administrator Posted Oct 13
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest , Chicago, IL
Application Administrator

Chicago, IL


The Application Administrator's primary responsibility is to ensure third-party business applications are available and performing optimally for the organization. This role will be responsible for coordinating day-to-day configuration, training, support, maintenance and improvements of applications. Additional responsibilities include the technical application, data integration and security configuration required for optimal utilization in the enterprise as well as the ability to work with developers on related custom application and database solutions to meet business needs. The Applications Administrator will primarily support the offices of Human Resources and Treasury, but will also work with other commercial applications used by COMPANY.


Lead and collaborate with internal stakeholders to gather information regarding program intent, function, features, data requirements, input requirements, output requirements, internal and external checks and controls, hardware and operating system environment and interface with other systems.

Work with network administrations and database administrators to coordinate technical configuration and administration of designated applications.

Perform customization to applications development platforms such as Microsoft.NET and Microsoft Office as needed

Configure, customize and modify application enhancements and reports.

Participate in and/or perform application or system upgrades.

Provide technical assistance by responding to inquiries regarding errors, problems or questions with programs.

Train end users or technical support staff to use and support programs.

Write and maintain user instructions, operating procedures and system documentation.


Proficient in standard database and web development technologies such as Oracle, SQL, CSS, JavaScript and Microsoft SQL Server Database

Knowledge of third-party HR and Treasury applications is strongly preferred

Ability to install, customize and navigate applications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology (IT) preferred

Minimum three years of database and programming/development experience in enterprise environment

Minimum two years of experience as an applications administrator and developer

Location: Chicago

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $65,000 to $90,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual

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