• NYPD Recruit
  • $192,290.00 -192,290.00/year*
  • Troy , NY
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 196 Town Office Rd

Job Description Information Technology Services (ITS)/ Business Solutions/DSS Technology, Division of Finance And Reporting Systems is recruiting for one (1) Computer Specialist (Software) III to function a Project Specialist who will supervise multiple projects and systems for the DSS Finance Office, involving planning, designing, developing, configuring, installing, testing, troubleshooting, integrating, performance monitoring, maintaining, enhancing, security management, and support of complex computer applications. Leads technical activities in the development and design of highly complex WEB based systems using MS .NET Technologies.

The Project Specialist will:

Plan and direct the activities of multiple projects including the development, design, and maintenance of various complex on-line computer systems using MS.NET and SQL server technologies.

Provide complex technical direction to subordinates on new state-of-art technology; particularly in the areas of system selection, network connectivity, client/server and WEB based design criteria, definitions, and usage of object-oriented Methodology.

Plan and schedule activities for subordinates engaged in the development, implementation and maintenance of multiple computer system on various hardware platforms.

Meet with ITS senior management, user areas and other stakeholders to specify objectives for the proper planning and development of new systems. Review and recommend alternatives for proposed computer systems including project justifications and cost/benefit analyses.

Prepare and implement, detailed project plans and provides the status of assigned projects at user review meetings and prepares written status reports.

Suggest new technologies to make certain that state of the art design maximizes user work effort resulting in improved productivity.

Act as an internal technical consultant to other areas of Information Technology Services to provide advice and support in developing systems.

Evaluate the job performance of assigned programming and/or analyst staff on a regular basis. Minimum Qual Requirements (1) A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college, including or supplemented by twenty-four (24) semester credits in computer science or a related computer field and two (2) years of satisfactory full-time software experience in designing, programming, debugging, maintaining, implementing, and enhancing computer software applications, systems programming, systems analysis and design, data communication software, or database design and programming, including one year in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project; or
(2) A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and six (6) years of full-time satisfactory software experience as described in 1\" above, including one year in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project; or
(3) A satisfactory combination of education and experience that is equivalent to (1) or (2) above. College education may be substituted for up to two years of the required experience in (2) above on the basis that sixty (60) semester credits from an accredited college is equated to one year of experience. A masters degree in computer science or a related computer field may be substituted for one year of the required experience in (1) or (2) above. However, all candidates must have a four year high school diploma or its educational equivalent, plus at least one (1) year of satisfactory full-time software experience in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project.
NOTE: In order to have your experience accepted as Project Leader or Major Contributor experience, you must explain in detail how your experience qualifies you as a project leader or as a major contributor. Experience in computer operations, technical support, quality assurance (QA), hardware installation, help desk, or as an end user will not be accepted for meeting the minimum qualification
requirements.
Special Note
To be eligible for placement in Assignment Level IV, in addition to the Qualification Requirements stated above, individuals must have one year of satisfactory experience in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project in data administration, database management systems, operating systems, data communications systems, capacity planning, and/or on-line applications programming. Preferred Skills In depth understanding and experience in programming with Microsoft technologies such as Net, SQL Server, SQL Server Integrated Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).

Programming experience of web services, XML, JavaScript and AJAX. Experience with Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Project, preparing status reports and project plans. Additional Information **LOAN FORGIVENESS

The federal government provides student loan forgiveness through its Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) to all qualifying public service employees. Working with the DSS/HRA/DHS qualifies you as a public service employee and you may be able to take advantage of this program while working full-time and meeting the program s other requirements.

Please visit the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program site to view the eligibility requirements:


This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a Program.
Please indicate in your cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program.

In addition, the Human Resources Administration/Department of Social Services offers competitive salaries and the following benefits:

Generous Pension Plans (The New York Employees' Retirement System).
401(k) and 457(k) Retirement Savings Programs.
U.S. Savings Bonds Flexible Spending Program.
Health Benefits, Dental, Vision Coverage, Prescription Drug Program.
Training and Professional Development.
Opportunity for Scholarship; College Savings Program.
Paid Holidays and Generous Annual Leave. To Apply APPLICANTS MUST BE PERMANENT IN THE COMPUTER SPECIALIST (SOFTWARE) CIVIL SERVICE TITLE OR BE IMMEDIATELY REACHABLE ON COMPUTER SPECIALIST (SOFTWARE) CIVIL SERVICE EXAM # 7005.


CLICK \"APPLY NOW\" BUTTON Residency Requirement New York City Residency is not required for this position
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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