Contract positions available… DC location
Approx. 9 mos engagement– May be extended

Respond with resume plus hourly rate desired—(Out of town candidates will be considered, please include travel in your rate)

Send resumes with desired hourly rate to amy@alseata.com

1. Junior Computer Programmer Duties: Must be able to translate applications requirements into web-based solutions using available technology. Must be able to apply new and emerging technologies to the software development process.

Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or five (5) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master’s Degree is preferred. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years’ general experience.

General Experience: Must have three (3) years of computer experience in at least two of the following disciplines: system analysis, system programming, application programming, and equipment analysis.

Specialized Experience: At least one (1) year of experience developing applications using advanced technologies, including Internet protocols or web-based technology. Technologies include HTML, .Net, Python, JavaScript, and Java.

2 Senior Subject Matter Expert Duties: The area of expertise may be related to a specific discipline required by the Commission department including, but not limited to: information technology, utility services, human resources, public safety, procurement, law, administration, and environment. Requires expertise in the formulation of specifications and in the execution of technical initiatives in vertical areas. Defines requirements, performs analyses, and develops plans and requirements for systems.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in the specific discipline required by the Commission. A Master’s Degree or Ph.D. Degree is preferred. General Experience: At least twelve (12) years of relevant industry experience in the discipline is required.

Specialized Experience: At least ten (10) years of combined new and related older technical experience in the IT field directly related to the required area of expertise.

3 . Applications Programmer Duties: Analyzes functional business applications and design specifications for functional areas such as finance, accounting, personnel, manpower, logistics, and contracts. Develops block diagrams and logic flowcharts. Translates detailed design into computer software. Tests, debugs, and refines the computer software to produce the required product. Prepares required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation. Enhances software to reduce operating time or improve efficiency. Provides technical direction to programmers as required to ensure program deadlines are met.
Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or three (3) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master’s Degree is preferred. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years’ general experience.

General Experience: Must have five (5) years of computer experience in information systems design.

Specialized Experience: At least three (3) years of experience as an application programmer on large-scale DBMS, knowledge of computer equipment, and ability to develop complex software to satisfy design objectives.

Senior Computer Programmer Duties: Must be capable of utilizing third- and fourth-generation or current state-of-the-art IT equipment and languages to develop and prepare diagrammatic plans for solution of business, management, communications, and strategic problems. Must be able to design detailed programs, flowcharts, and diagrams showing mathematical computations and sequence of machine operations necessary to copy and process data and print results. Must be able to verify the accuracy and completeness of programs and systems by preparing sample representative data and perform testing by means of cycle and system processing. Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or three (3) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master’s Degree is preferred. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years’ general experience.

General Experience: Must have eight (8) years of programming experience in software development or maintenance.

Specialized Experience: At least five (5) years of experience in IT systems analysis and programming.

4 . Advanced Technology Senior Application Developer Duties: Must be able to translate applications requirements into web-based solutions using available technology. Must be able to apply new and emerging technologies to the software development process.

Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or five (5) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master’s Degree is preferred. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years’ general experience.

General Experience: Must have three (3) years of computer experience in at least two of the following disciplines: system analysis, system programming, application programming, and equipment analysis.

Specialized Experience: At least one (1) year of experience developing applications using advanced technologies, including Internet protocols or web-based technology. Technologies include HTML, .Net, Python, JavaScript, and Java.

5. Senior Database Management Specialist Duties: Must be capable of providing highly technical expertise and support in the use of DBMS. Must be able to evaluate and recommend available DBMSS products to support validated user requirements. Defines file organization, indexing methods, and security procedures for specific user applications. Develops, implements, and maintains database back-up and recovery procedures for the processing environments, and ensures that data integrity, security, and recoverability are built into the DBMS applications.

Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or three (3) years of equivalent experience in a related field. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years general experience. General Experience: Must have six (6) years’ experience in DBMS systems analysis and programming.

Specialized Experience: At least three (3) years of experience in using current DBMS technologies, Oracle, MS SQL Server, application design utilizing various database management systems and experience with DBMS internals.

6. Training Specialist/Instructor Duties: Conducts the research necessary to develop and revise training courses and prepares appropriate training catalogs. Prepares all instructor materials (course outline, background material, and training aids). Prepares all student materials (course manuals, workbooks, handouts, completion certificates, and course critique forms). Trains personnel by conducting formal classroom courses, workshops, and seminars.

Education: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Education/Training in the areas of Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline. A Master’s Degree is preferred. A Master’s Degree in one of the above disciplines equals one year specialized and two years’ general experience.

General Experience: Must have 4 years of experience in information systems development, training, or related fields. Specialized Experience: At least 2 years of experience in developing and providing IT and end user training on computer hardware and application software

7. Documentation Specialist Duties: Gathers, analyzes, and composes technical information. Conducts research and ensures the use of proper technical terminology. Translates technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel. For applications built to run in a Windows environment, uses the standard help compiler to prepare all on-line documentation.

Education: Associate’s Degree in related field. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.

General Experience: Must have four (4) years of experience in technical writing and documentation experience pertaining to all aspects of IT.

Specialized Experience: A minimum of two (2) years of experience in preparing technical documentation, which is to include researching for applicable standards.