Title: ASSOCIATE INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYST (SPECIALIST) Salary: $4,619.00 - $5,897.00 Posted: 02/04/2013
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JOB DESCRIPTION :
Under the direction of the ARCS Systems Test Supervisor and Leads, the incumbent functions as a System Test Analyst developing and implementing Test plans for issues in accordance with user requirements. As a member of the Compliance Systems Bureau (CSB) Testing Team, you will join a collaborative, multi-disciplined group that provides a variety of services to support the Accounts Receivable Management Division. You will be responsible for analyzing, reviewing, planning, executing, and documenting the test conditions and results to validate changes to the various tax collections systems.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES :
Please see the Assistant / Associate Information Systems Analyst classification specification for specific required knowledge, skills and abilities.
DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS :
Ability to perform detailed analysis, define technical problems and recommend effective solutions
Knowledge of operating systems, applications, networking components and their interrelationships
Ability to work with system analyst and users to seek effective improvements during the SDLC
Skill to work with others to identify problems to seek improvements in Information Technology (IT) and other work processes
Skill to communicate effectively in writing and orally in a courteous, professional manner
Ability to work on multiple projects and/or assignments simultaneously
Ability to work independently and cooperatively in a team environment
Ability to perform job tasks during stressful working conditions (e.g., tight deadlines, heavy workload, etc.)
Ability to communicate effectively, self motivated, and multi-task with a positive attitude
Experience in using Microsoft desktop applications, such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
Willingness to adjust work schedule to meet operational needs
Knowledge of the Testing Life Cycle
Ability to develop and implement test plans for the least complex issues in accordance to user requirements. This includes writing test scripts and scenarios, estimating costs and time frames, determining test objectives and expected results
WHO MAY APPLY : Current state employees with status in the above classification or lateral transfers from an equivalent class, former state employees who can reinstate into this class or persons who are reachable on a current employment list for this classification. A training and development assignment (T & D) will also be considered. All appointments are subject to SROA/Surplus hiring provisions. Surplus candidates must submit an application packet as outlined in this bulletin with a copy of their surplus status letter in order to be considered.
HOW TO APPLY : If interested, please submit a completed Standard State Application (STD 678) and resume.
APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE THE POSITION NUMBER AND CONTACT PERSON’S NAME IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION. Candidates who submit incomplete packages will be eliminated from the selection process. All submitted information will be screened and the most qualified candidates will be invited to an interview. FTB EMPLOYEES MUST HAND DELIVER OR ROUTE TO: Muna Yan at M/S A-211. Candidates not currently employed by the Franchise Tax Board must send their application package to the address shown below. Multiple positions may exist for this vacancy.
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