State of Michigan Information Technology Programmer Analyst 9-P11 in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description

This position functions as the Information Technology Programmer Analyst (ITPA) responsible for maintenance and image development, tracking, remediation progress and closure activities for Agency Services supporting Michigan National Guard. The employee will handle IT technical activities and develop, analyze, monitor and track proposed and existing IT test plans for applications or subsystems to ensure compliance with IA and State and Federal best practice requirements. This ITPA ensures MING activities are compliant and up-to-date with IT best practices and recommended practices. Work includes analyzing, developing, monitoring and reporting of IT technical measurements and standards of care as well as assessing technical risks related to system and application security, reliability, quality and efficiency. This assessment will be accomplished by working with MING technical staff (SMEs. Developers, Engineers, etc.) to review system diagrams, network diagrams, development code, test scripts, databases and other technical aspects of MING IT systems.


Required Education and Experience


Information Technology Programmer/Analyst P11/12

Possession of a Bachelor's degree with 21 semester (32 term) credits in one or a combination of the following: computer science, data processing, computer information systems, data communications, networking, systems analysis, computer programming, information assurance, IT project management or mathematics.


No specific type or amount is required.

Alternate Education and Experience

Information Technology Programmer/Analyst P11 - 12

Possession of an associate's degree with 16 semester (24 term) credits in computer science, information assurance, data processing, computer information, data communications, networking, systems analysis, computer programming, IT project management, or mathematics and two years of experience as an application programmer, computer operator, or information technology technician; or two years (4,160 hours) of experience as an Information Technology Student Assistant may be substituted for the education requirement.


Educational level typically acquired through completion of high school and four years of experience as an application programmer, computer operator, information technology technician, or four years (8,320 hours) of experience as an Information Technology Student Assistant may be substituted for the education requirement.

Additional Requirements and Information

Certain positions may require certification in specific information technology programs.

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*Please submit a copy of your official college transcripts with your application. * Click here for the State of Michigan (SOM) definition of an Official College Transcript.

You must apply for this vacancy through the NEOGOV system; click on "Apply" in the job posting for instructions in submitting your electronic application. Hard copy applications will not be accepted.

If applicable, attach copies of official college transcripts to your application. (Internet version of transcripts will not be accepted) Failure to attach applicable transcripts may result in your application being screened out.

You must attach a detailed resume to your application (word document). You will also need to_ attach (word document)_ a cover letter describing what strengths and work experience you bring to this position. Failure to do so will result in your application packet being screened out as incomplete.

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The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

Salary: $18.56 - $34.89 Hourly

Location: Lansing, MI

Job Type: Permanent Full Time

Department: Technology, Management and Budget

Job Number: 0801-2018-0701ss

Closing: 5/27/2018 11:59 PM Eastern


Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766