Social & Scientific Systems (S-3)

Applications Administrator (Deltek)

US-MD-Silver Spring
Job ID
Information Technology/Programming
Regular Full-Time


Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) works to improve public health worldwide by providing technical, research, and program management services to government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services, epidemiology and public health studies, health data management and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis. Please join our dedicated staff of employee-owners in an environment that values diversity and supports health, well-being, and professional growth.


Under direct supervision, provides technical and application administration and support for Deltek Costpoint, Time & Expense, Budget & Planning, and supporting HRIS applications, Systems, and tools.


  • Provides advanced technical and organizational support for Deltek applications (e.g. Costpoint, T&E, B&P) and other Finance and HR applications (e.g. Paychex).
  • Provides support to the development and organization of financial databases, integrating multiple platforms and technologies.
  • Plans and manages production and development Deltek systems and environments.
  • Leads the evaluation, escalation, and resolution of issues with Deltek systems.
  • Works with SQL and Oracle database administrators and Windows Server administrators to investigate system errors, troubleshoot issues, and monitor systems.
  • Performs routine maintenance on Deltek systems. Plans and performs system upgrades as needed.
  • Ensures change control procedures and processes are followed in accordance with corporate policies, with attention to systems development life cycle and IT information and security policies.
  • Works with corporate stakeholders to design and execute Deltek system test plans.
  • Interacts with senior level management to provide project or task status updates.
  • Prepares and maintains documentation including network diagrams and SOPs.
  • Works with IT management to prepare for financial IT audits.
  • Performs additional duties as required and may include off hours support, as needed, to support product enhancements, data uploads, and technical issues.


  • Bachelor’s degree and five years of application administration experience. 
  • 5+ years of experience performing technical and financial systems analysis for enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • 3+ years of experience with Deltek Systems administration running on Oracle and Microsoft SQL backends
  • Proficient with Microsoft Windows Server, Microsoft SQL Server, and Oracle Relational Database Management Systems.
  • Strong experience in data mapping, and data modeling, as it relates to the Deltek systems
  • Prior systems implementation experience, including creating and modifying Deltek interfaces
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to work across business and technical units

SSS is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.



Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.