These positions provide technical expertise and support for operating systems and equipment configurations. This includes the implementation and maintenance of operating systems and software components, providing assistance in the development and assessment of hardware and software components, recommending optimum equipment and software configurations, and providing technical guidance with regard to proper data processing methods, performance standards, security measures, and systems analysis.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities
General Technological Expertise
Responsible for providing technical expertise in designated area such as, computer programming, database administration, network administration, telecommunications, other designated specialty.
Analyzes, develops, tests, and/or modifies hardware and software solutions to meet user and/or systems integration requirements. Reviews, analyzes, and recommends the best approach and overall design for computer application development and programming projects for business, scientific, and research applications. Advises designated personnel concerning the magnitude of programming jobs, time requirements for programming, debugging, and testing. Installs new, modified or third party software releases and/or updates. Modifies existing software, and creates special-purpose software to ensure efficiency and integrity between systems and applications. Develops program specifications and reviews with the user to ensure that
1. Any combination totaling two years from the following categories:
a) progressively more responsible work experience in IT-related profession
b) college course work in Information Technology (IT), IT Management, or a closely related discipline, as measured by the following conversion table or its proportional equivalent:
? 60 semester hours or Associate’s Degree equals one year
? 90-120 semester hours or Bachelor’s Degree equals two years
Note: As required by the position to be filled, additional education, training and/or work experience in an area of specialization inherent in the position may be necessary in meeting credential requirements.