This transfer opportunity is open only to Employment Security Department (ESD) employees who are permanent in a base position in this job class.
Employment Security Department's mission is to help Washington workers and employers succeed in the global economy by delivering superior employment services, timely unemployment benefits, and a fair and stable unemployment insurance system.
Information Technology Services Division (ITSD) provides professional information technology services to support the business of the agency and its partners.
In support of information systems and users in an assigned area of responsibility, this position independently performs consulting, designing, programming, installation, maintenance, quality assurance, troubleshooting and/or technical support for applications, associated databases, and reporting services. This position also uses established work procedures and innovative approaches to complete assignments and coordinate projects such as conducting needs assessments.
Coordinate with staff from other IT units.
Participate in team meetings and communicate and coordinate status, work schedule and work tasks with team, manager and business partners as required.
Assist in supporting and maintaining distributed web based applications.
Work with business partners and data providers in developing business requirements. Develop functional and/or technical requirements.
Develop and alter code in the Microsoft.net environment and advanced VB scripting.
Build queries and extract ad hoc data using MS SQL Server and SQL Reporting Services
Assist in the design and development of distributed web based applications.
Awareness-level oral communication skills - convey information orally according to the needs of the audience, and receive and understand spoken information.
Awareness-level workload management skills - plan and organize assignments to create timely, accurate work products. Work efficiently, remain focused, and handle interruptions effectively.
Working-level customer service skills - build and maintain customer relations and satisfaction.
Awareness-level application development skill.
Working-level testing skill - unit testing, requirements testing, user testing, load testing, functional, performance/load testing, regression testing.
Demonstrated ability to assist in the design, development, and support of distributed web based applications using VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, SQL Server, and T-SQL.
General suggestions for creating a good application packet:
Read the job posting very carefully. Find out as much as you can about the position.
Make sure you are very diligent in following all the application instructions. Include all requested documentation.
Make sure your application and supplemental question responses address how you meet each of the required and desired qualifications.
Carefully read each of the supplemental questions and respond completely to each one. Pay careful attention to each component of the question, providing examples, and thoroughly describing when and where you achieved the proficiency level, and detail the types of work you performed, the work products, etc., to demonstrate ‘how’.
Specifically include all of your work experiences doing the same or similar work, especially if you reference work in these jobs in describing when/where you gained proficiency level skills.
Make sure your application reflects your best writing.
As a condition of employment, the successful candidate accepting this position must comply with the Union Security clause contained in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the State of Washington and the Washington Federation of State Employees.
For inquiries about this opportunity, please contact the Recruitment Team at 360-725-9400 or HRRecruiting@esd.wa.gov .
Individuals with disabilities needing assistance in the application process or needing this job announcement in an alternate format should provide their contact information via e-mail or telephone. Employment Security is an equal-opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Washington Relay Service–711
State of Washington - 9 months ago
Whether it's helping a vulnerable child, making highways safer or restoring salmon habitat, the work that we do matters to the people of Was...