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Company :
Virginia Information Technology Agency
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Duration :
6 Months
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Posted :
14 Jun 2013
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Complete Description:


**local candidates strongly preferred

**agency may conduct initial interview using Skype for candidates out of VA. However, ALL candidates interviewed will be required to do a personal interview, NO exceptions.


Converts data from project specifications and statements of problems and procedures to create or modify computer programs.


Years of Experience: Advanced experience in the IT industry and as a programmer

Job Description:

Includes descriptions detailed earlier as well as programmer analyst experience in specialized IT technologies which may not be widely used or are new to the industry, including the ability to mentor other staff in the use of the specialty technologies and

make recommendations on the use of the specialty technologies and integration within the organization’s architecture.


• Converts data from project specifications and statements of problems and procedures to create or modify computer programs. Prepares,

or receives detailed specifications to describe sequence of steps that program must follow and input, output, and logical operations

involved. Analyzes specifications, applying knowledge of computer capabilities, subject matter, and symbolic logic. Confers with

supervisor and representatives of departments concerned with program to resolve questions of program intent, data input, output

requirements, and inclusion of internal checks and controls. Converts detailed specifications to language processable by computer. Enters

program codes into computer system. Inputs test data into computer. Observes computer monitor screen to interpret program operating

codes. Corrects program errors, using methods such as modifying program or altering sequence of program steps. May prepare computer

block diagrams and machine logic flowcharts for detailed coding of problems, and provides for the documentation of programming work.

• Writes instructions to guide operating personnel during production runs. Analyzes, reviews, and rewrites programs to increase operating

efficiency or to adapt program to new requirements. Compiles and writes documentation of program development and subsequent

revisions. May assist computer operator to resolve problems in running computer program. May work with System Analyst to obtain and

analyze project specifications. May direct and coordinate work of others to write, test, and modify computer programs. Work involves

writing programs to solve problems, documenting the methods and procedures used in program development, and testing and correcting

programs. Work involves analyzing system outlines to develop programs for computer applications; writing solution programs; May train

others. Works under general supervision with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Analyzes proposed

computer applications in terms of equipment requirements and capabilities. Assists in developing solutions to software-related problems.

May assist in the generation or installation of systems software.

• Prepares test data. May assist in writing and maintaining functional and technical specifications. Experience in computer programming

work. Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of computer programming and systems analysis, of computer operations

procedures and systems, and of computer programming languages. Skill in the use of computer equipment. Ability to design programs

and systems architecture; to prepare program specifications; to code, test, and debug computer programs; to interpret technical

information relating to computer programming and other areas of data processing; and to communicate effectively.



Skill        Required / Desired          Amount               of Experience

ColdFusion, Dreamweaver and other Adobe web development tools    

Required             3              Years

Proficiency in HTML and CSS      

Required             3              Years

Web Site design and development         

Required             3              Years

Mura or other Content Management System experience            

Desired                                1              Years

Java experience              

Desired                                1              Years

Oracle experience          

Desired                                1              Years

Prior Experience working with TAX on Tax processing    

Desired                                1              Years