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City of Houston
DescriptionPN# 11182: SYSTEMS SUPPORT ANALYST IV
Applications Accepted From: All Persons Interested
Department: Houston IT Services
Division: Radio Communication
Location: 1205 Dart St*
Workdays Hours: M-F 8-5*
*Subject to change
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Initiates and maintains procedures for reporting on system administration and utilization. Represents the department at conferences and meetings for the purpose of providing advice and guidance. Obtains information as to user needs and participates in decisions of necessary courses of action. Initiates projects or services for the generation, modification and maintenance of systems software in a large multi-user environment. Acts as liaison with the computer manufacturer or software vendor. Prepares standards and procedures with respect to system software. Provides assistance to applications programmers and analysts on the usage of available resources in relation to software and hardware. Resolves problems between programming and computer operating staffs related to systems software or operating procedures. Provides capacity planning and/or tuning services.
There are occasional minor discomforts from exposure to less-than-optimal temperature and air conditions. The position may involve dealing with modestly unpleasant situations, as with occasional exposure to office chemicals and/or extensive use of a video display terminal.
Experience with Public Safety Radio systems preferred.
**Preference shall be given to eligible veteran applicants provided such persons possess the qualifications necessary for competent discharge of the duties involved in the position applied for, such persons are among the most qualified candidates for the position, and all other factors in accordance with Executive Order 1-6.**
SELECTION/SKILLS TESTS REQUIRED
SAFETY IMPACT POSITION: Yes
If yes, this position is subject to random drug testing and if a promotional position, candidate must pass an assignment drug test.
Factors used in determining the salary offered include the candidate's qualifications as well as the pay rates of other employees in this classification. The salary range is:
Salary Range – Pay Grade 25
OPENING DATE: June 26, 2013
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
Only online applications will be accepted for this City of Houston job and must be received by the Human Resources Department during posting opening and closing dates shown. Applications must be submitted online at: www.houstontx.gov.
For application status inquiries or special accommodations, please call Shelby Morrison at 832-393-0204.
All new and rehires must pass a pre-employment drug test and are subject to a physical examination and verification of information provided.
An Equal Opportunity Employer