RECRUITMENT & EXAMINATIONS ANNOUNCEMENT (OPEN)
STATE HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION (SHA)
Office of Highway Development - Design Technical Services Division (Baltimore City)
IT Programmer Analyst II (4470) (SP# 13-60-04)
RECRUITMENT: OPEN) The State Highway Administration Office of Highway Development - Design Technical Services Division (Baltimore City) is recruiting for an IT Programmer Analyst II position. This position is open to anyone who meets the minimum and selective qualifications* listed below. This is a position specific recruitment. The resulting list of eligible candidates will be used to fill this vacancy, and may be used to fill future vacancies in this classification in the Office of Highway Development - Design Technical Services Division (Baltimore City). This is a contractual position with the possibility of becoming permanent.
All applicants must submit an application online at https://jobs.mdot.state.md.us
SALARY: Grade 17 ($44,600 - $71,399) CLOSING DATE: January 30, 2013
THIS POSITION DOES NOT OFFER A BENEFITS PACKAGE.
NATURE OF WORK: Develop and program the tools and methods for updating, maintenance, and reporting for the Bicycle Facilities Performance Measures data for bike lanes, shared use paths, shared lanes, and bike transit facility buffers. Develop and program the tools and methods for updating, maintenance, and reporting for the Pedestrian Facilities Performance Measures for newly constructed sidewalk, reconstructed sidewalk, network gap, and pedestrian transit facility buffers. Maintain and update the NPDES dataset using replication and running PLTS tools in ArcMap. Providing the Bicycle and Pedestrian Performance Measures is a crucial factor for OHD's overall business plan. Flex programmer for the bicycle content theme in the eGIS web mapping application, allowing SHA users to view and query bicycle assets. Manages and updates the ADA dataset. Develop QA/QC measures for ensuring the integrity of the ADA data set. Primary liaison to consultant for the ADA data set. This includes coordinating of ADA data deliveries and providing the consultant with the most up-to-date data. Manages the NPDES dataset and streamline the QA/QC process and the check in/checkout process. Train SHA employees on the use of the eGIS portal. Help the DTSD team support engineers and consultants with display maps and data in the absence of our main support personnel.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Information Technology, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or other information technology related field.
EXPERIENCE: One year of experience designing, developing, testing, implementing and maintaining applications systems and programs using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools.
NOTES: 1. Candidates may substitute completion of high school or a high school equivalency certificate and eighteen months of experience converting data from project specifications by writing program code using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools for the required education; or candidates that lack high school or equivalency certificate may substitute experience in one of the following areas: operating computers, scheduling, controlling input and output or maintaining backups or data storage, processing data on computers, evaluating, implementing and maintaining hardware and software, on a year-for-year basis for a high school education. 2. Candidates may substitute completion of high school or a high school equivalency certificate and fifteen credit hours from an accredited college or university - in systems analysis and application programming using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools for the required
- SELECTIVE QUALIFICATION: Six (6) months of the required experience must have involved GIS data development and GIS programming.
- A selective qualification recruitment is conducted for positions when there is a specific or additional bona fide occupational qualification (i.e., knowledge, skill or ability).
TO APPLY: All applicants must submit an application online at https://jobs.mdot.state.md.us (use of this option allows the application to be saved). Since the test may be a rating of the information contained in the application, it is essential that the application be filled out completely and accurately. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. To receive credit for your work history and credentials you must list the information in the online DTS-1 application form. You may refer to a resume only to expand on information offered in the body of the online DTS-1 application. Please include all relevant experience on your application. This includes, but is not limited to, full or part time, volunteer, military, acting capacity, or any other experience that is relevant to the position you are applying for. Qualified applicants may be subject to background and reference checks. A conviction is not an automatic disqualification from employment. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. All candidates serve an initial probationary period of 6 months, which may be extended to 12 months.
The incumbent in this position may be a member of a covered bargaining unit and may be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.
Please Note: Effective June 30, 2009 The Maryland State Highway Administration will no longer sponsor new employees in application of the H-1B Visa. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States under the Immigration and Reform Control Act of 1986. Federal regulations prohibit H1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees, all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer.
Applications must be submitted online by the closing date.
If you have any question please contact the Recruitment and Examination Division at the number(s) listed below:
410-545-5552 OR 1-877-743-9311
Date Issued: 1/08/13 Date Drafted: 01/02/13
Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please call at 410-545-5552 or the Maryland Relay Service at 1-800-735-2258. SHA is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and is committed to complying with the letter and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Maryland Department of Transportation - 15 months ago