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Iowa Department of Administrative Services Application Developer (ITS4) in Ames, Iowa

Application Developer (ITS4)

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Application Developer (ITS4)

Salary

$60,840.00 - $94,099.20 Annually

Location

Ames - 50010 - Story County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

645 Iowa Department of Transportation

Job Number

20-02737

Closing

6/11/2020 11:59 PM Central

LinkedIn Tag

#LI-POST

Point of Contact

Morgan See - morgan.see@iowadot.us

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Job Description

Only applicants who meet the Minimum Qualification Requirements and meet all selective requirements (listed below) will be placed on the eligible list.

This position is under the general supervision of the Director of the Highway Support Bureau. This position will have responsibility, on behalf of the enterprise, to design, develop, test, support, and maintain software applications used by the Iowa DOT. Successful candidates for this position will have strong, demonstrated experience with the following:

  • Collaboration with team members to develop and implement new software applications on schedule

  • Customer support of developed and/or purchased applications

  • Working and communicating with all clients and customers providing quality professional service.

This position will work with the other members of the DOT IT department as well as the business areas of the enterprise to support, maintain, and enhance systems and applications that are used by the customers of the Highway Support Bureau. Collaborating with others, this position will:

  • Analyze business requirements and work flows to define acceptance criteria for features that are being developed

  • Document project scope, requirements, architecture, design, etc. involving all relevant stakeholders

  • Develop detailed project plans to track progress

  • Participate in or lead planning exercises, design brainstorming, and other development processes

  • Complete integration testing and unit testing before product implementation

  • Possess high attention to detail, communication and effective time-management skills

  • Work with team leads, managers, and business representatives to understand expectations of how a feature or features will function

In addition, this position will support existing computer systems by resolving operational issues, performing continuing maintenance, consult with users about normal or new users for their computer systems, answer questions and help users obtain the information they need, and respond to user requests for system enhancements.

Preferred Skills

  • C#

  • SQL

  • VB.NET

  • API

  • JavaScript

  • Experience with GIS / ArcGIS

  • Experience with Oracle Spatial

Shift: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm - Flex schedule available.

Travel: Occasional travel may be required

CRTS/PCS: Extensive time at a computer workstation

Selectives

022 Microsoft C#.Net

6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both in the following:

  • Developing code written in C#

  • Developing Windows forms based on applications using Microsoft C#.Net.

  • Developing web based applications using Microsoft ASP.Net.

  • Using ADO.Net to interact with Microsoft SQL Server and other data bases.

AND

073 – SQL

6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both using Microsoft SQL toolset within no more than 2 major versions of the current release.

AND

138 Microsoft Visual Studio

6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both in the use of the Microsoft Visual Studio application development environment.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university and experience equal to two years of full-time work: operating a multi-job computer; installing, operating and coordinating computer based networks; installing/maintaining database management systems; developing business application processes; developing/operating system programs; installing/maintaining personal computers, Local Area Networks and/or servers; managing operating systems; developing/ delivering information management training; providing Information Technology (IT) customer service; or designing/administering Internet sites;

OR

an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting the completion of an approved curriculum/specialized training program developed and implemented by or in cooperation with state government; or eighteen semester hours of accredited post high school course work in one of the specialty areas listed above; or certification by an authorized educational institution/major computer or software producer in an area directly related to one of the specialty areas listed above, for the required education;

OR

an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting one year of the required experience for thirty semester hours of the required education;

OR

employees with current continuous experience in the state executive branch that includes experience equal to six months of full-time work as an Information Technology Specialist 3.

For additional information, please click on this link to view the job description.

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Whether it's caring for those in need, making highways safer, or improving agriculture production, the work that we do matters to the people of Iowa.

We take our responsibilities and the public trust very seriously. We are committed to delivering the services that matter most to the people of Iowa. If you have the skills, the commitment and the desire to make a difference, then we invite you to explore the career opportunities available with the State of Iowa.

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The state offers paid vacation, sick time and holidays, a defined benefit retirement plan, health, dental, vision, and long-term disability insurance along with flexible spending accounts. For more information, please visit the executive branch employee benefits website.

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01

Do you understand that the answers to all of the following questions must be truthful, honest, and accurate to the best of your ability?

Please read all questions and answers thoroughly and make sure you understand them completely.Ensure the answers to your questions match the information filled out on your application and the attachments you have uploaded. If the answers to your questions are inconsistent with your application information or uploaded attachments, you will be given zero points for the question.Knowingly misrepresenting the facts when submitting any information related to an application, examination, certification, appeal, or any other facet of the selection process will result in your disqualification from this application and future employment with the state of Iowa.

  • Yes - I understand and agree.

  • No

02

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Have you filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq?

  • No - I have NOT filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

  • Yes - I HAVE filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

03

Have you graduated from a four-year college or university?IF YES- How many years of full time experience do you have operating a multi-job computer; installing, operating and coordinating computer based networks; installing/maintaining database management systems; developing business application processes; developing/operating system programs; installing/maintaining personal computers, Local Area Networks and/or servers; managing operating systems; developing/ delivering information management training; providing Information Technology (IT) customer service; or designing/administering Internet sites?

  • I have not graduated from a four-year college or university

  • No experience to less than one year

  • One year to less than two years of the identified experience

  • Two years or more of the identified experience

04

How many years do you have of combined post high school education in any field and experience in operating a multi-job computer; installing, operating and coordinating computer based networks; installing/maintaining database management systems; developing business application processes; developing/operating system programs; installing/maintaining personal computers, Local Area Networks and/or servers; managing operating systems; developing/delivering information management training; providing Information Technology (IT) customer service; or designing/administering Internet sites?

  • I do not have any of the identified education or experience

  • Less than two years of the combined identified education or experience

  • Two years to less than four years of the combined identified education or experience

  • Four years to less than six years of the combined identified education or experience

  • Six years or more of the combined identified education or experience

05

Have you completed an approved curriculum/specialized training program developed and implemented by or in cooperation with State Government; or eighteen semester hours of accredited college or university course work in one of the specialty areas listed above (operating a multi-job computer; installing, operating and coordinating computer based networks; installing/maintaining database management systems; developing business application processes; developing/operating system programs; installing/maintaining personal computers, Local Area Networks and/or servers; managing operating systems; developing/delivering information management training; providing Information Technology (IT) customer service; or designing/administering Internet sites); or certification by an authorized educational institution/major computer or software producer in an area directly related to one of the specialty areas listed above?

IF YES- How many years of experience do you have operating a multi-job computer; installing, operating and coordinating computer based networks; installing/maintaining database management systems; developing business application processes; developing/operating system programs; installing/maintaining personal computers, Local Area Networks and/or servers; managing operating systems; developing/delivering information management training; providing Information Technology (IT) customer service; or designing/administering Internet sites?

  • NA - I have not completed the identified currriculum

  • Less than one year of experience in the identified areas

  • One year to less than two years of experience in the identified areas

  • Two years or more of experience in the identified areas

06

If you are a current State of Iowa employee (executive branch) - How many months of full-time work have you had as an Information Technology Specialist 3 for the State of Iowa?

  • I am not a current State of Iowa employee (executive branch)

  • Less than three months of experience as an Information Technology Specialist 3 for the State of Iowa

  • Three months to less than six months of experience as an Information Technology Specialist 3 for the State of Iowa

  • Six months or more of experience as an Information Technology Specialist 3 for the State of Iowa

07

Does your application demonstrate that you have 6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both using Microsoft SQL toolset within no more than 2 major versions of the current release?

  • Yes

  • No

08

Does your application demonstrate that you have 6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both in the following:

  • Developing code written in C#

  • Developing Windows forms based on applications using Microsoft C#.Net.

  • Developing web based applications using Microsoft ASP.Net.

  • Using ADO.Net to interact with Microsoft SQL Server and other data bases?

  • Yes

  • No

09

Does your application demonstrate that you have 6 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both in the use of the Microsoft Visual Studio application development environment?

  • Yes

  • No

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State of Iowa

Agency

645 Iowa Department of Transportation

Address

800 Lincoln WayAmes, Iowa, 50010

Website

https://iowadot.gov/careers/

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