Employment Opportunities

top-work-places-2015-blkConcordia Seminary serves church and world by providing theological education and leadership centered in the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ for the formation of pastors, missionaries, deaconesses, scholars, and leaders in the name of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod.



Network Administrator (Full-Time)

Concordia Seminary serves church and world by providing theological education and leadership centered in the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ for the formation of pastors, missionaries, deaconesses, scholars, and leaders in the name of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Concordia Seminary is currently engaged in a search for a Full Time Network Administrator to work in their Technology Services Office.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Network Administrator manages, maintains, and monitors all campus network systems, including hardware and related software. Installs, maintains, and administers the Seminary campus-wide network equipment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides, maintains, and monitors all network servers to identify any potential or imminent hardware or operational problems.
  • Monitors and maintains all systems relating to network security and intrusion detection and recommends network security policies and settings.
  • Monitors and manages all network devices such as routers, switches, and firewalls to ensure they are operating normally.
  • Checks and installs all approved software updates for all managed servers and workstations.
  • Performs regular physical checks of network equipment on campus.
  • Monitors Internet and related external connections.
  • Recommends and implements approved network settings and policy changes.
  • Performs regular scheduled backups for all servers. Audits, maintains, and catalogs all backup material.
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive documentation of all network systems and procedures.
  • Manages and maintains the business continuity and disaster recovery planning and management for the network systems.
  • Maintain utmost confidentiality with regards to the information being processed, stored, or accessed on the network.
  • Oversees and approves placement of all new networked and copier equipment.
  • Manages networked printing systems, including efficient and easy access to printers for users.
  • Manages overall operations of all copier equipment on campus. Makes contract renewal recommendations as directed.
  • Maintains external vendor relationships with regard to network and copier equipment.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • One to three years’ experience with each of the following:
    • Windows server 2008/2012.
    • Microsoft Exchange 2010/2013.
    • Active Directory, including administering, troubleshooting, managing Organizational Units and Group Policies, and DNS services.
    • Cisco infrastructure and network equipment.
    • Virtualization (VMWare, Hyper-V, etc.).
  • Familiarity with at least one programming language.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, CIS, related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects, meeting feature, and deadline constraints.
  • Strong problem solving skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to learn new and complex tools as required.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Adheres to team standards and processes.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

POSITIONS SUPERVISED::
None.

Please submit resume in confidence to: humanresources@csl.edu or fax to 314-505-7338 or submit via US Mail to Concordia Seminary Human Resources, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis MO 63105.


Programmer Analyst (Full-Time)

Concordia Seminary serves church and world by providing theological education and leadership centered in the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ for the formation of pastors, missionaries, deaconesses, scholars, and leaders in the name of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Concordia Seminary is currently engaged in a search for a Full Time Programmer Analyst to work in their Technology Services Office.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Programmer Analyst researches and evaluates complex business systems to provide system capabilities required for projected workloads. Communicates with people having non-technical backgrounds to develop detailed understanding of user needs. Plans layout and installation of new systems or modification of existing systems. Writes programs, set up, and control computer systems to solve problems or automate business system applications. Supports the development, deployment, and maintenance of the seminary’s administrative systems. Also supports the administrative office functions across campus with technical and application solutions. Project focused, working both individually, and in a team environment simultaneously servicing multiple projects while meeting feature and deadline constraints.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, develop, and deploy processes that are currently in production.
  • Identify, evaluate, and recommend creative solutions and approaches to fulfill project needs.
  • Tests solutions for accuracy and reliability.
  • Maintain and create new administrative software integrations/enhancements using C#.
  • Maintain database structures, stored procedures, audit reports, data extracts, etc. to meet stakeholder expectations and business needs.
  • Maintain and create documentation regarding enterprise software systems.
  • Analyze and resolve technical and application problems.
  • Participate collaboratively with team members.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in C# and the .NET Framework. Both Web Forms and MVC preferred.
  • Experience with source control software, such as SVN or Git.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server with the ability to understand and develop basic stored procedures, user-defined functions, etc. using Transact-SQL.
  • Basic understanding of HTML.
  • Software to be used:
    • Microsoft Office Suite.
    • Microsoft Visual Studio.
    • Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field.
  • One to three years’ experience in a related computer programmer analyst position.
  • One to three years’ experience supporting and/or developing for at least one major SIS, CRM, or ERP system.
  • Ability to work with highly complicated technical projects and problems.
  • Strong problem solving skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Adheres to team standards and processes.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

POSITIONS SUPERVISED:
This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities, but may oversee, steer, and expedite a project to completion.

Please submit resume in confidence to: humanresources@csl.edu or fax to 314-505-7338 or submit via US Mail to Concordia Seminary Human Resources, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis MO 63105.


General Ledger Accountant (Part-Time)

Concordia Seminary serves church and world by providing theological education and leadership centered in the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ for the formation of pastors, missionaries, deaconesses, scholars, and leaders in the name of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Concordia Seminary is currently engaged in a search for a Part Time General Ledger Accountant to work in their Accounting Office.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Position is responsible for reviewing and maintaining accuracy of daily transaction activity for accounts payable, accounts receivable, and cash receipts. Assist Controller in performing month end close process.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reviews clerical activities in connection with accounts payable, student accounts, and cash receipts.
  • Assists on an as needed basis with performing duties associated with accounts payable, student accounts, and cash receipts.
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Perform monthly general ledger account reconciliations.
  • Prepare, review, and post recurring journal entries on a monthly basis.
  • Reviews monthly actual to budget reports, and disseminate to budget officers.
  • Reviews daily activity posting reports for accounts payable, accounts receivable, and cash receipts.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • Three years accounting experience in a not-for-profit environment preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office required.

POSITIONS SUPERVISED:
None.

Please submit resume in confidence to: humanresources@csl.edu or fax to 314-505-7338 or submit via US Mail to Concordia Seminary Human Resources, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis MO 63105.