APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 40
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
Information Technology (IT) Professionals analyze, develop, implement, maintain, and modify computer operations, systems, networks, databases, applications, and/or information security. Incumbents may perform duties in one or more IT specialization areas depending on the needs of the agency.
This position works within the Department of Administration's Enterprise IT Services (EITS) Division, Project Management Group and is located in Carson City, NV. The IT Professional 3 will provide project management support, from proposal development through solution implementation and operations transition, for the Department of Administration; Governor's Finance Office; and the Department of Public Safety. EITS uses industry best practice project management methodologies based on the Project Management Institute's (PMI's) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science, management information systems, or closely related field and three years of progressively responsible professional IT experience relevant to the duties of the position which may include computer operations, systems administration, network administration, database administration, applications analyst and development, and/or information security, one year of which was at the journey level; OR one year of relevant experience as an IT Professional II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Applicants for positions in this series may have a combination of complementary education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities that qualify for the class level and specialty being recruited.
A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
This position is subject to call-out or call-back.
Working weekends and/or holidays is required.
Applicants must be willing to work standby and carry the standby cellular phone for evening and weekend system troubleshooting.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and for continued employment.
A pre-employment State of Nevada FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
25% Travel requirement
Additional Position Experience
IT project management experience is required.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Please list software/tools you have used when managing Information Technology Projects and describe how you used the specific features of each tool.
2) Please describe any formal training you have completed in Information Technology Project Management and include any project management certifications you hold.