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Arkansas State Jobs Little Rock, AR, USA
08/16/2019
Full time
The Software Support Analyst is responsible for developing and implementing applications programs/systems, writing maintenance and enhancement programs, and providing technical assistance to staff. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy. The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field; plus two years of experience in programming and/or system analysis. ORCompletion of technical training in software, data processing, or a related field acquired from a vocational, military, or industrial setting; plus two years of experience in programming and/or systems analysis. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE. Designs system by developing general design and system flow charts, formatting screens and reports, establishing data base requirements and file structures, and writing detailed program specifications. Codes, tests, debugs, and documents programs, and implements programs/systems. Participates in evaluating user requests to determine project feasibility and impact on current systems. Writes test scripts, test files, and runs programs to determine if user needs are met. Writes documentation and runs books to assure consistent system usage. Provides technical assistance and/or training to peers, other departmental personnel, and users concerning system usage and development. Researches problems and corrects system errors. Performs other duties as assigned. Knowledge of current computer languages and their respective programming techniques. Knowledge of applicable data processing technical standards, documentation procedures, and testing/debugging techniques. Ability to think through a logical sequence of necessary events, in terms of computer language, to produce a desired end product. Ability to devise or modify procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results. Ability to develop, implement, maintain, and enhance diverse programs. Ability to prepare project plans and program test scripts. DDSSA is looking for someone that is advanced in Microsoft Access, proficient in SharePoint and Website building and has some SQL Server and AS400 knowledge.
Arkansas State Jobs Little Rock, AR, USA
06/12/2019
Full time
The Systems Coordination Analyst is responsible for monitoring agency/institution automated computer systems and coordinating the development and implementation of new or revised applications with users and data processing providers. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy. The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field; plus four years of experience in systems coordination, evaluation and analysis, including one year in a leadership capacity. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE. Coordinates the development and implementation of systems and programs, gathers data from users, reviews system changes, policies, and procedures to define system needs, and prepares and analyzes test data and on-line programs. Provides training on terminal usage and procedures to users, notifies users of production problems and changes, and generates special reports as required. Maintains and monitors data processing operations by scheduling jobs, keying transactions, validating system output, and recommending changes. Provides technical assistance to users and vendors on hardware and software problems and evaluates and recommends new software and hardware. Assists data processing staff and users by explaining file access and utilization, programming, and problem resolution. Performs other duties as assigned. Knowledge of the application of systems analysis and programming in automated information systems. Knowledge of data processing principles and objectives. Ability to discern necessary support actions/input and to write detailed actions and procedures for non-technical personnel. Ability to understand relevant detail from oral information and make formal presentations and explain technical terms and information. Ability to analyze computer system problems or errors and devise corrective measures. Ability to think through a logical sequence of necessary events, in terms of computer language, to produce a desired product. 5 years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server 3 years of experience with security systems SSL and IPsec 2 years of experience with Rhapsody, eWebIT, MS IIS Web Server, JBOSS, Apache/Tomcat and CDS's National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS) Base System (NBS) Occasional overnight travel required and may be required to be on call.
Arkansas State Jobs Little Rock, AR, USA
05/23/2019
Full time
The Information Systems Coordinator works under general direction and is responsible for planning and directing resources in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the computer and network systems for the state. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy. Provides general supervision of professional and administrative staff by reviewing project assignments and work performed, recommending subordinates for hiring, promotions, and terminations, and conducting performance evaluations. Supervises team operations with other functions within the agency, to ensure the development and implementation of information systems procedures. Directs the implementation of diverse, new and/or modified software to ensure compatibility with existing system and testing requirements. Implements schedules and priorities for system development and monitors development stages to ensure the validity of data and reports and adherence to deadlines. Supervises technical assistance and training to users regarding system. Establishes schedules and priorities for information system development and monitors development stages to ensure the validity of data and reports and adherence to deadlines. Directs or conducts special projects, as directed by management, by assigning work activities, monitoring progress, and preparing status reports, or making presentations, as required. Performs other duties as assigned. Knowledge of personal computer software and functions and computer system interactions, intricacies, capabilities and limitations. Knowledge of supervisory practices and techniques. Ability to direct work objectives and activities and assign and direct the work of subordinates. Ability to prepare and present oral and written technical information and reports. Ability to research, analyze, evaluate data, situations, project outcomes, and resolve problems. Ability to write moderately complex applications to fulfill requirements or select appropriateoff-the-shelf software and modify to suit agency or institution needs.