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State of Nevada Announces
An Open Competitive Recruitment for:
IT PROFESSIONAL 4 - Application Development
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -  $69,739.20 to  $104,901.12  PAY GRADE: 42
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.
Work Type: A Permanent, full time vacancy
Department: Motor Vehicles
Division: Information Technology
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 07.921
Announcement Number: 38905
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 11/25/2019
   Phone: (775)684-0147
   Email: krschulz@admin.nv.gov
Applications accepted 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.
The Position
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.
Typical tasks include serving as a liaison to IT personnel, vendors, outside users, and others; coordinating with other agencies and departments concerning technical issues; developing and documenting appropriate standards and criteria for acceptable programming, documentation, and systems development life cycle practice; maintaining technical currency in coding techniques; programming proof of concept and implementable applications as assigned. Tasks also include providing mid-level consultation and/or training for IT personnel and systems users; following agency test and validation procedures and suggesting improvements; programming prototype and implementable applications as assigned; and developing, implementing, coding, testing, and documenting multiple program segments written in a general purpose programming language. The ideal candidate will be able to analyze, develop (design, program, and construct), implement, maintain, and modify various platforms of information systems. The Nevada DMV uses the following tools and technologies for software development: ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#.NET, SQL Server, Microsoft Visual Studio.Net, JavaScript, LINQ, WPF, ASP.NET WebForms, .NET WindowsForms .NET MVC, Windows Services, Web Services (REST/SOAP), MSMQ, Stored Procedures, Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), IBM Mainframe, COBOL, DB2, TSO/ISPF, CICS, JCL, and Java. Candidates with experience in one or more of these technologies is preferred. DMV shall not knowingly employ a person if they have been convicted of any of the felonies listed under the Real ID regulation, which includes Espionage, Sedition, Treason, Terrorism, Transportation Security Incident, Improper Transportation of a Hazardous Material, Unlawful Possession of Explosives, Murder, Making any Threat Concerning a Lethal Device, Racketeering. Additional Real ID criteria provides that the DMV shall not employ a person if they have been convicted of a felony within 7 years of their application or if an applicant was released from incarceration for one of these crimes within five years of their application including Unlawful Firearm Violations, Extortion, Fraud, Bribery, Smuggling, Immigration Violations, Distribution of Controlled Substances, Arson, Kidnapping, Rape or Sexual Abuse, Assault With Intent to Kill, Robbery, or Fraudulent Seaport Entry. Under the authority of NRS 239B.010.1(b), the DMV also utilizes NRS 205 as criteria to obtain an FBI fingerprint clearance on prospective employees. Any convictions pursuant to NRS 205 will disqualify any employee or vendor employee from obtaining access to the DMV Computer System.
The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

To Qualify:
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 five years of progressively responsible professional IT experience relevant to the duties of the position which may include systems administration, network administration, database administration, applications analysis and development, and/or information security, two years of which were at the advanced journey level or in a supervisory or project management capacity; OR bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science,management information systems, or closely related field and five years of progressively responsible professional IT experience which may include systems administration, network administration, database administration, applications analysis and development, and/or information security, relevant to the duties of the position, two years of which were at the journey level in information security; OR two years of relevant experience as an IT Professional III in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Special Notes
    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.
Special Requirements
    A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
    Statewide travel 25% of the time is required.
The Examination
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) Do you have experience in working on medium to large size projects? Please describe.
2) Do you have experience in using web services? If yes, please tell us about your experience in using web services.
3) Do you have experience in object oriented programming? Please describe the languages you have used, and the applications you have coded.
4) Do you have experience with relational databases and SQL? Please describe.
5) Do you have experience with web development and front end (HTML/CSS) design? Please describe.
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
More Benefits Information: http://nvjobs.nv.gov/Applicants/EB
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Division of Human Resource Management
Northern Nevada
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Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

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Division of Human Resource Management
Southern Nevada
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Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046

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