at Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology in Springfield, Illinois, United States
35% Under administrative direction, performs complex professional and advisory functions as a Senior Systems Analyst for the IL Department of Innovations & Technology/IL State Police:
Coordinates and performs complex system design and development tasks, developing system design and development documentation for use in the area of web application design, construction, and maintenance.
Makes recommendations to create or modify programming techniques, system documentation standards, and guidelines.
Performs, manages, and monitors unit and integration testing to verify the system components function correctly.
Resolves technical issues through efficient and targeted debugging, research and investigation.
25% Conducts and coordinates investigative and analytical studies:
Conducts and coordinates investigative and analytical studies of complex system functions and operations and selects approaches for the resolution of complex problems or improving the efficiency of existing systems.
Interviews users, analyzing their IT needs in order to develop project design of high complexity.
Identifies, reviews, and recommends new content management software to bring websites up to the latest technology and eliminate unsupported software.
Monitors applications, answers questions, and responds to emergency requests when problems arise.
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15% Serves as a lead developer:
Coordinates analysis and programming functions on web development assignments of high complexity.
Utilizes advanced programming techniques and coordination and development of enterprise components for the Department.
15% Serves as a team lead:
Provides technical guidance, system information and instruction to other IT team members, assisting with specific work issues requiring a broader knowledge of subject matter processing.
Provides professional advisory assistance to the IT team members regarding system functions of higher complexity.
5% Continues education in the information technology field:
Continues education and receives advanced training in web development.
Represents the project team by attending meetings, conferences, or continuing education.
5% Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of duties enumerated above.