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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/06/18

Applications Due09/27/18

Vacancy ID58670

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleInformation Technology Specialist 4 (Systems Programming) (Open to current NYS employees only), Box PIMS-329/51768

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade25

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

Salary RangeFrom $81446 to $102661 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type 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? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Performance Improvement and Management Services

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 4 (Systems Programming).

Section 70.1 Transfer: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55 b/c service in a title SG-23 or above deemed eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. For information regarding the transfer options of your current title, please visit the Civil Service Career Mobility Office Website.

Section 52.6 Transfer: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service in a title allocated SG-23 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.

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Information Technology Specialist 4 (Systems Programming) Civil Service eligible list. 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.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department’s Performance Improvement Management Services is seeking candidates for an Information Technology Specialist 4 (Systems Programming) position in the Office of Information Technology Services (ITS). The incumbent of this position will support the Department’s internal and external websites, perform advanced technical work, and manage coordination of complex projects involving various ITS units, Department program offices, other New York State agencies and vendors. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Develop detailed technical project plans for website maintenance, upgrades, and enhancements;
• Develop and document Drupal 7/8 architecture for delivery of strategic Department content, both via the cloud and on premise;
• Perform Drupal 7/8 tuning, performance analysis, and capacity planning;
• Collaborate with ITS staff and customers to minimize the negative impact of changes to the website environments;
• Diagnose and correct problems;
• Monitor the security of the Drupal 7/8 environment to detect violations; and
• Mentor junior Drupal 7/8 developers, review and approve work efforts, and develop and enforce Department Drupal 7/8 standards.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a permanent appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointee’s negotiating unit. Applicants should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. This position will require periodic night and weekend work.

*Leads to a maximum salary of $102,661 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by September 27, 2018 to omsjobs@nysed.gov (email submissions preferred). You must include the Box number (PIMS-329) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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

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, Room 528EB

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by September 27, 2018 to omsjobs@nysed.gov (email submissions preferred). You must include the Box number (PIMS-329) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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