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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/23/23

Applications Due02/14/24

Vacancy ID133519

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleInformation Technology Specialist 2 (Programming), (4 Positions)

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $63108 to $80248 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Office of Performance Improvement and Management Services

Office of Information and Reporting Services

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12234

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Reassignment: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming).

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for this title. If you are on the Civil Service eligible list for this title, you may receive a canvass letter. You must complete and return it as instructed on the letter.

Section 52.6 Transfer: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service in a title allocated SG-16 or higher eligible to transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.

For information regarding the transfer options of your current title, please visit the Civil Service Career Mobility Office Website. https://careermobilityoffice.cs.ny.gov/cmo/gotit/title-search/index.cfm

55b/c Appointment: These positions are eligible for 55b/c designation and is subject to verification of applicant eligibility. Candidates must possess the minimum qualifications and a current 55b/c eligibility letter.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Preference may be given to candidates who have:
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or has completed two years toward earning same degree.
• Experience programming in JAVA, C++, C#, and JS technologies, PL/SQL, as well as with querying databases.
• Experience using coding IDEs for application/project development.
• Experience using code repositories.
• Experience using workflow management tools.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) Office of Education Policy is seeking candidates for four (4) Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming) positions in the Office of Information and Reporting Services (IRS). This Office is responsible for New York State’s (NYS) data collection, management and reporting processes, including implementing and monitoring NYSED data collection schedule and reporting calendar for federal and State accountability for NYS P-12 and Higher Education. The incumbents of these positions will provide the Information Technology (IT) skills needed to conduct work and service systems critical to ensuring that accurate, valid, and reliable data on students and teachers is collected, maintained, and reported. Duties of these positions include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Develop and maintain Information Technology (IT) systems written in JAVA, PL/SQL, SQL, this support would encompass appropriate analysis, development, troubleshooting, testing, and deployment;
• Collaborate with program office and IT staff to understand the business requirements of the information systems;
• Analyze and recommend system modifications based on program office business requirements.
• Coordinate data exchanges between the Department’s various education systems;
• Identify and troubleshoot problems and implement necessary solutions as necessary;
• Ensure that systems and procedures are properly documented, adhere to Department standards, and follow generally accepted IT practices, to foster the integrity of data and automated systems; and
• Prepare materials and create web pages for electronic publication.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: These will be contingent permanent appointments. For 55b/c appointment, candidates must possess the minimum qualifications, a current 55b/c eligibility letter and is subject to verification of applicant eligibility. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Candidates should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Verification of degree will be required at the time of interview for all candidates.

These positions lead to a maximum salary of $80,248 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to p12jobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). These recruitments will continue until the positions are filled. Your resume must clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position. You must include the Box number (P12-2259/01770, P12-2336/02021, P12-2353/26308 and P12-2354/51825) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. Links to application materials will not be accepted (i.e., Google Docs). Your social security number may be required to confirm your eligibility.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone 5184745215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address p12jobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street New York State Education Department

89 Washington Avenue, OHRM, Room 528 EB

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to p12jobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). These recruitments will continue until the positions are filled. Your resume must clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position. You must include the Box number (P12-2259/01770, P12-2336/02021, P12-2353/26308 and P12-2354/51825) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. Links to application materials will not be accepted (i.e., Google Docs). Your social security number may be required to confirm your eligibility.

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