An education services company in Virginia is currently seeking an experienced professional to join their staff Remotely as their new Powerschool Systems Administrator. In this role, the Powerschool Systems Administrator (Remote) will be responsible for owning the critical responsibility of ensuring the smooth operation of the PowerSchool student information systems across enterprise schools (both Online and Brick & Mortar) operated by ACCEL Schools by providing support and first-tier troubleshooting assistance to the end users.
The Powerschool Systems Administrator (Remote) will:
Support the national expansion of our K-12 virtual public charter schools by leading PowerSchool SIS support
Coordinate day-to-day operations of the PowerSchool system and act as a liaison with end users and internal and external support staff to assure accurate problem interpretation and a resolution
Create/Document/Update/Review documentation from state(s) and PowerSchool to determine what validation rules should be written
Manage the implementation, technical support and training of PowerSchool to schools and staff
Present information on a variety of topics related to PowerSchool for providing general information, training, implementing actions, by arranging workshops, seminars, and PD programs individually or in large group training
Perform other duties, as needed
5+ years of PowerSchool experience
Associate’s and/or Bachelor’s Degree
Knowledge of all aspects of PS including but not limited to the creation, maintenance of custom pages, reports, plugins, registration process, scheduling, grading, APIs, PowerTools, PowerTeacher, GradeBook, Parent/Student Portal, storing grades, EOY procedures, report card setup and training and integration with other LMS (preferably Canvas) and 3rd party tools
Strong technical expertise in PowerSchool, SQL (Structured Query Language), DBA, etc.
Microsoft Office Suite proficient (including Excel formulas)
Solid problem solving and time management skills
Great interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)