MD Anderson Cancer Center Manager, Information Services (Peoplesoft) -Enterprise Business Systems in Houston, Texas

The Peoplesoft Application Manager is responsible for project management and multi-module functional support of PeopleSoft Financials, SCM, Grants and third party bolt-on solutions. The Peoplesoft Application Manager is responsible for managing the development of requirements and functional design documents, data profiling & analysis for troubleshooting, system configuration, testing system changes & releases and production support activities.

These responsibilities support the development, installation, implementation, and maintenance of both purchased and in-house developed Financial based or related Information Systems to accommodate on-line transactions processing, and reporting of information on behalf of all levels of Institutional Management and External Stakeholders.

Service Delivery / Demand Management Ensure clear and consistent communication with other work units both inside and outside the department or division. Maintain working knowledge of customer's business processes & operations. Develop and implement system support processes that increase efficiencies and reduce delivery time to the customer.

Maintain work processes that are well organized and efficient; ensure clear and consistent communication with employees within team, management and with customers. Establish standardized work intake, prioritization and resource allocation procedures

Talent Management Manages recruiting, hiring and performance of staff within unit, provides development opportunities and ongoing feedback including facilitation of goal achievement, career development plans and rewards for employees within unit.

Technology Mamanagement Ensure people, process and technology are in place to develop and / maintain reliable and effective technology platforms. Maintain working knowledge of Peoplesoft Financials, Supply Chain Management and Grants functionality as well supporting third party bolt-ons or applications.


Stay abreast of regulatory, technology and business trends impacting information management solutions. Assist the Associate Director and/or Director advancing the department mission, vision, budget, policies, and procedures. Assist the Associate Director and/or Director and management team to prepare technology strategies and roadmaps to aligned workgroups and steering teams.


Bachelor's degree.

Preferred Certification:



Seven years of experience in information technology services, to include two years supervisory/management experience. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis or completed years of college on a one to one basis.

Onsite Presence: Is Required

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 94,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 118,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 142,200