at Office of the Auditor General in Springfield, Illinois, United States
Responsible for applying general skills pertinent to Office computer operations or information systems. Responsible for assisting with planning, maintaining, supporting, and updating the Office's Information Technology (IT) operations. With limited need for direct supervision, the Information Services Specialist (ISS) III may perform all or some of the following functions depending upon needs of the Office. Applies skills and actively assists with the maintenance and technical assistance for microcomputers and networks. May oversee the work of staff who are involved in this process. Develops training programs and actively assists with training for audit staff regarding application of computer software. Develops or assists in developing database systems. May oversee the work of staff who are involved in this process. Participates in developing planning documents and system documentation. Reviews and assesses equipment and supply needs. Obtains price quotes and may negotiate and monitor contracts when assigned. Assists with maintaining and updating Office information systems. Develops and implements computerized application systems for OAG functions. Exercises initiative for self-development by actively seeking increased knowledge of the field of computer operations. Participates actively in on-the job training and other training available through the office. May prepare for career movement to ISS IV.