Senior Information Systems Analyst (PeopleSoft Financial Systems)

  • Kearny Mesa, CA
  • Salary: $101,052.64 - $135,903.04 Annually
  • September 26, 2021

Website San Diego County Water Authority

The San Diego County Water Authority is an independent public agency that serves as San Diego County’s regional water wholesaler. The mission of the Water Authority is to provide a safe and reliable water supply to its 24 member agencies serving the region’s $245 billion economy and 3.3 million residents.
The Water Authority is executing a long-term strategy to diversify the region’s supplies, make major investments in the region’s water delivery and storage system, and improve water use efficiency. Through dynamic leadership, thoughtful planning, and prudent fiscal policies, the Water Authority is cost effectively managing the region’s water portfolio, while continuing to diversify supplies to enhance current and future reliability.

The Position

The Senior Information Systems Analyst performs a wide variety of professional and complex information systems activities; identifies end user system requirements, supports PeopleSoft FSCM systems and evaluates software packages; designs, codes, installs, tests, documents, maintains, deploys, and supports software applications for large, complex or specialty systems; trains and assists end users in implementing new applications; and performs related duties as assigned.
The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will be a Peoplesoft Financials support analyst with developer skillsets, and proven technical, analytical and leadership skills. This person will be flexible and will have the ability to master new methodologies, tools, and products.

In addition, the ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Experience in leading and coaching project teams and staff.
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong customer service focus with excellent communication skills.
  • Strong background in core accounting principles.
  • Strong business process design skills, as well as experience with systems implementation and production support, is desired. These skills and experiences should include development and testing methodologies, and ability to coordinate and collaborate with system stakeholders, and document clear, accurate and thorough business processes.
  • Advanced knowledge of, and recent experience in Oracle Peoplesoft 9.2 FSCM technical and functional support – specifically with commitment accounting, purchasing/requisitions, accounts payable, chartfield design and project costing budgets. Peoplesoft systems administration and technical support of other enterprise application skillsets is a plus.
  • Development experience with PeopleSoft Fluid using Application Designer, Javascript, HTML 5, Cascading Style Sheets css3. Programming in languages such as PeopleCode, SQR, Java, Linux Shell Script, Windows Batch Script, and PL/SQL. Report writing using PSQuery, Application Engine and BI Publisher.
  • Understanding of PeopleSoft security model involving use of Permission Lists, Roles, and Query Trees.
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft architecture – both functional and technical, Linux, Unix Utilities, Oracle Database 12c or 19c, PeopleTools 8.58 or above, PUM management and deployment strategies, Tuxedo, WebLogic, Solaris operating system.

Qualification Guidelines

The qualification guidelines generally describe the knowledge and ability required to enter the job in order to successfully perform the assigned duties. Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science, geography, mathematics or a closely related field supplemented by five years of increasingly responsible experience in information systems, including two years providing lead work direction or serving as the technical lead on application development projects.  Experience working with PeopleSoft ERP or similar Financial Management Enterprise software is highly desirable.

Application Procedure

To be considered for this position, please submit an employment application and supplemental questionnaire by Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application and supplemental questionnaire.  Apply online at

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