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System Analyst V
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Job Posting ID
Jun 04, 2013
Employer Posting No
Open Until Filled
Job Site Address
AUSTIN, Texas 78701
Performs advanced (senior-level) systems administration and/or database administration tasks and activities. Supervisory responsibilities include leading a team of system and database administrators responsible for the operation of agency servers, department planning and budgeting activities. Provide technical guidance and thought leadership to automate and improve existing system administration tasks and activities. Works under minimal direction with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED
Oversees studies and the preparations of reports that include study findings, recommendations, and instruction for proposed system implementations; formulates logical descriptions of problems; and devises and implements optimum solutions.
Oversees projects that cross functional agency systems and other state entities that require coordinating, planning, and scheduling during project development and implementation stages.
Oversees the preparation of charts, diagrams, and tables that depict the present and proposed systems in terms of costs, benefits derived, and tasks accomplished.
Oversees the training of staff prior to the implementation of technical and/or computer systems and offers advice and guidance during the implementation process.
Oversees the design and implementation of new or revised methods that effectively meet agency needs.
Analyzes and defines agency disaster recovery responsibilities and procedures.
Develops and implements strategic planning actions and policy decisions and makes recommendations concerning the direction of the agencys efforts.
Develops computer and management information system plans and budgets.
Develops, analyzes, and revises system design procedures, program code, test procedures, and quality standards.
Formulates logical descriptions of problems and devises optimum solutions.
May assist in information systems security administration.
Plans, assigns, and/or supervises the work of others.
Performs related work as assigned.
GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES
Experience and Education
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in computer science, computer engineering, information systems, or a related field. Eight years of relevant experience may be substituted for education requirement.
5 years of hands-on experience in UNIX system administration and/or Oracle database administration.
2 years of experience supervising IT teams.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication.
3 years of experience analyzing and solving computer system related problems.
3 years of experience managing server hardware and/or software projects.
Strong technical experience managing application and database servers.
3 years of Solaris system administration.
3 years of Oracle database administration experience.
3 years of web application support experience in an IBM WebSphere environment.
3 years of EMC data storage experience.
3 years of Linux experience.
Supervisory Experience Required
Between $6,666.67 / MO and $7,500.00 / MO
Additional Pay Details
There is a 90-day waiting period for medical insurance and participation in the retirement system. Details about insurance and retirement benefits are available at http://www.ers.state.tx.us/Publication/NEG_Print/
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Computer Systems Analysts
Minimum Experience and Education
5 yrs 0 mos
Basic Computer Skills
Database Software (Oracle, Access, etc)
EMail Software (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc)
Internet Browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc)
Peripheral Devices (Scanners, Printers, etc)
Presentation Software (PowerPoint, Flash, etc)
Spreadsheet Software (Calc, Excel, etc)
Word Processing Software (Word, WordPerfect, etc)
Specific Computer Skills
MS Office 2010, Windows 7
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TEXAS SECRETARY OF STATE
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Sep 23, 2013
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