Texas Department of Public Safety Senior .Net Developer - TXMAP, IT - Austin in Austin, Texas

Job Summary

*Candidate must have .Net Development, IIS, and JavaScript*

Performs advanced and/or supervisory (senior-level) computer programming work. Work involves overseeing programming projects, analyzing proposed computer applications and complex administrative systems; identifying and defining user requirements; defining computer systems to satisfy those requirements; writing, documenting, testing and refining applications and software programs to accomplish program objectives; implementing and maintaining systems and providing technical support to users. May assign and/or supervise the work of others. Works under minimal supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

State Classification #: 0244 State Classification Name: Programmer V Salary Group: B25

The following Military Occupational Specialty codes are generally applicable to this position. Applicants must fully complete the summary of experience to determine if minimum qualifications are met. 25B, 255A, 255S, 181X, 644X, 742X, 744X, 26, 030, 25

General Duties:

Design highly complex web and client applications using .Net, IIS, Browser infrastructure, XML and C# programming languages.

Support IT Law Enforcement applications that are critical to the Agency and outside Law Enforcement Agencies.

Develop solutions to LES Application software-related problems.

Assist members of the IT Application team using expert skill sets and process knowledge for resolution of application outages; collaborate with the Database Administrators and

Server team in researching and resolving issues/outages.

Meet with Agency Divisions/Customers to discuss new projects and requested enhancements. Prepare detailed analysis, plans, diagrams and verification procedures for existing applications, enhancements to existing applications and proposed computer applications.

Develop code for LES application customer requested enhancements and new projects.

Create Work Breakdown Schedules, track task dependencies, and report project progress to customer.

Design database structure, and coordinate building/populating database tables with the Data Base Administrators.

Compose, review and correct documentation on technical systems. Coordinate and collaborate with Platform and Database groups to design technical systems.

Develop, implement and oversee implementation of specialized programs to supplement and enhance systems software.

Work with Server Team to set up new IIS servers.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

Education – Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in Information technology or a related field.

Experience – Minimum of five (5) years' experience on a team with technical developers using all of the following: IIS, .Net, C#, XML, MS Visual Studio, and MS SQL-2008 (or higher). Minimum of five (5) years' experience with distributed systems processes, execution, and infrastructure.

Substitution Note: Additional work experience of the type described or other related education may be substituted for one another on a year-for-year basis.

Licensure and/or Certification – If driving is required, must possess a valid driver license from state of residence.

Regulatory Knowledge – Working knowledge of, or the ability to rapidly assimilate information related to TXDPS, State and Federal regulations, legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures.

Interpersonal Skills – Must demonstrate an ability to exercise poise, tact, diplomacy and an ability to establish and maintain positive, working/professional relationships with internal/external customers.

Organizational and Prioritization Skills – Must be organized, flexible, and able to effectively prioritize in a multi-demand and constantly changing environment; able to meet multiple and sometimes conflicting deadlines without sacrificing accuracy, timeliness or professionalism.

Presentation/Communication Skills – Must be able to construct and deliver clear, concise, and professional presentations to a variety of audiences and/or individuals.

Research and Comprehension – Must demonstrate ability to quickly and efficiently access relevant information, and be able to utilize and/or present research and conclusions in a clear and concise manner.

Analytical Reasoning/Attention to Detail– Must demonstrate an ability to examine data/information, discern variations/similarities, and be able identify trends, relationships and causal factors, as well as grasp issues, draw accurate conclusions, and solve problems.

Technology (computers/hardware/software/operating systems)

  • Considerable knowledge of development using Windows operating systems; in developing client-server , production business applications; designing, developing, and implementing web applications, which provide simple to complex business solutions; in the following environment: IIS, .Net, C#, XML, MS Visual Studio, MS SQL-2008 (or higher), and related tools for application development.
  • Thorough knowledge of client server and personal computer equipment, operating procedures and systems; of principles, practices, and techniques of computer programming systems analysis.
  • Skill in designing programs and system logic, in coding, testing, and correcting operating errors in computer programs; deploying applications on IIS, and configuring IIS for security and optimal performance, automating builds from development to production; troubleshooting applications and configurations on IIS.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

Confidentiality and Protected Information– Must demonstrate an ability to responsibly handle sensitive and confidential information and situations, and adhere to applicable laws/statutes/policies related to access, maintenance and dissemination of information.

Travel and/or Schedule – Availability for after-hour and weekend work is required.

Supplemental information:

**DPS employee who is selected for a position in their current salary group and state title will be transferred with no salary change.

DPS employee who is selected for a position in their current salary group with a new state title may receive an increase up to 3.4%.

Salary is contingent upon qualifications and is subject to salary administration and budgetary restrictions.

PHYSICAL and/or ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS: ** The physical and environmental demands described here are representative of those encountered and/or necessary for the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job; reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Environment: Office;
  • Ambulatory skills, e.g. stand, walk, sit;
  • Hand-eye coordination and arm/hand/finger dexterity;
  • Ability to speak, hear, and exercise visual acuity;
  • Ability to transfer weights of ten (10) pounds anticipated for this position;

Travel: 0% Number of Vacancies: 1

State of Texas retirees may be rehired for full-time, non-commissioned positions only under very specific circumstances.

Job Title: Senior .Net Developer - TXMAP, IT - Austin

Closing Date/Time: Mon. 10/24/16 11:59 PM Central Time

Salary: $5,258.66 - $8,624.25 Monthly

Job Type: Full-time, Regular, day shift

Location: Austin, Texas