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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/28/18

Applications Due12/19/18

Vacancy ID61904

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleInformation Technology Specialist 2 (Programming), Box PIMS-340/51836

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $56604 to $71980 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? Yes

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Performance Improvement and Management Services

Office of Information Technology 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).

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

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming). If you are on the Civil Service eligible list for Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming), you may receive a canvass letter. You must complete and return it as instructed on the letter.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department's (NYSED) Office of Information Technology Services (ITS) is seeking candidates for an Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming) position. The incumbent of this position will work as a member of the application development team, provide programming support for NYSED's enterprise applications, and develop Information Technology (IT) solutions to support the business needs of NYSED. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Develop, modify, and implement responsive and accessible web-based applications based on approved program specifications;
• Collaborate with program office and IT staff to understand the business requirements of the information systems;
• Analyze and recommend system modifications, and determine the impact of proposed changes;
• Identify and troubleshoot problems and implement necessary solutions;
• Conduct unit and integration testing of application components;
• Assist with system maintenance activities;
• Work closely with IT technical unit staff to conduct business systems analysis and design ;
• Ensure that systems and procedures are properly documented, meet Department standards, and follow generally accepted IT practices;
• Work within different development frameworks, including Struts 2 and Spring; and
• Exhibit knowledge and practical experience programming in Java, PL/SQL, SQL, XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Oracle, and AIX operating environments.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a contingent permanent appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Applicants should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Verification of degree and/or transcripts will be required for all candidates at the time of interview. This position requires occasional off-shift night and weekend work.

*Leads to a maximum salary of $71,980 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by December 19, 2018 to omsjobs@nysed.gov (Email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (PIMS-340/51836) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone (518) 474-5215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address omsjobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street NYS 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 by December 19, 2018 to omsjobs@nysed.gov (Email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (PIMS-340/51836) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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