Programmer Analyst – Extra-Help
$35.02 – $42.57/hourly Apply by 3/13/18
The County of Sonoma Information Systems Department is recruiting to fill one temporary, extra-help, Programmer Analyst position on the Systems and Programming Division’s Integrated Justice Systems (IJS) Team.
The Systems and Programming Division supports Countywide IJS, Enterprise Financial, and Human Resource systems, and over 50 departmental line of business applications. The Programmer Analyst interacts with business owners and end-users to understand their needs, and develop systems and processes that meet those needs. Specific duties include:
- Troubleshooting client issues related to the analysis of data, source code, and business processes
- Communicating with client and support teams to coordinate defect resolution
- Managing priority levels for reported defects and escalating when necessary
- Assisting in defect resolution by developing and testing code or data fixes
- Monitoring error logs
The ideal candidate for this position will possess:
- Experience with development in object-based languages (.Net, Java)
- Experience with relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, Informix) and relational database reporting tools (SQL Server Reporting Services, Crystal)
- Practical knowledge of the software development lifecycle
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Experience supporting client/server and web based third party application suites
Please note: This position will be required to have access to Sheriff’s Office and/or Probation Department facilities or view data or work with information systems for these departments. This requires that a more extensive “Security Clearance” will be performed after hire. Continued employment will be contingent upon passing the security clearance, which includes a Live Scan fingerprint based check of California Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) criminal records. If you are offered a position which requires a security clearance, the job offer letter will clearly specify this as a condition of employment.
Education: Any combination of education and training which would provide the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and abilities listed. Normally, graduation from a four-year college with major coursework in computer science, information systems, or a closely related field would provide this opportunity.
Experience: Any combination of training and experience which would provide an opportunity to acquire the knowledge and abilities listed. Normally, one year of technical professional experience involving systems analysis and programming in a multi-platform information systems environment would provide this opportunity. Additional highly relevant professional level experience which included analyzing user needs and writing source code may be substituted for the required education.
License: Possession of a valid driver’s license at the appropriate level including special endorsements, as required by the State of California, may be required depending upon assignment to perform the essential job functions of the position.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Working knowledge and understanding of: structured coding and analysis; application development products; specific programming techniques and languages such as COBOL, C/C++, SQL, and Visual Basic; principles, methods, and techniques of systems analysis; data representation, data types, data structures, and algorithms; methods to analyze and recommend business solutions to meet customer needs and requirements; operation and application of relational database and file management systems.
Knowledge and understanding of: the inter-relationship of mainframe, PC, LAN, Network and telecommunications systems including hardware components, software applications, operating systems, and documentation; database design; computer operations, including operating systems and software products; principles of data security; methods and techniques of providing support to users; methods and techniques of troubleshooting software and inter-connectivity problems.
Ability to: analyze and design computer applications; create systems and programming specifications; provide technical support and leadership in area of expertise; write and modify applications, instructions, procedures, manuals, documentation; analyze customer’s problems, develop effective business solutions; work cooperatively and effectively with staff, customers, vendors, and the public; perform a variety of tasks in a consistent and accurate manner; analyze and evaluate information, problems, and situations and develop an effective course of action; prepare clear, concise and accurate oral and written reports.
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