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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/13/21

Applications Due10/27/21

Vacancy ID92755

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleInformation Technology Specialist 2 Programming

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $57803 to $82012 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 200 Southern Boulevard

City Albany


Zip Code12209

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55 b/c service as an Information Technology Specialist 2, SG-18, OR have one year of permanent competitive service in a title eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description As a part of the Authority’s Geographic Information System (GIS) Team, the incumbent in this position will assist with various tasks regarding the development and maintenance of GIS infrastructure and applications within the Department of Information Technology. The position includes management of existing GIS datasets, acquisition of relevant data from other sources, and development of new GIS data sets and applications. In addition, this role includes providing GIS technical support to end-users, helping other departments to analyze, query, and thematically map numerous enterprise data sets to allow key decisions to be made within the organization. Duties also include assisting with the development, enhancement, testing, and implementation of both desktop and web-based GIS applications through use of existing tools and customized coding. Additional tasks may include items such as researching new GIS software and technologies for consideration of inclusion into the Authority’s application suite.

Additional Comments Please send a resume to if you QULAIFY FOR and interested in the position.

This is a CSEA Unit 2 position.

The New York State Thruway Authority is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify Frances Rosales, Director of Equal Opportunities Bureau at 518-471-5071.

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

Name Dan Cantwell


Fax (518) 471-5076

Email Address


Street 200 Southern Boulevard

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12209


Notes on ApplyingPlease scan, fax or e-mail a resume to Dan Cantwell if you are interested in the position.

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