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CLOSE DATE : This Job Posting closes at 11:59 pm (Pacific Time) on Monday, September 18, 2017. WHO MAY APPLY : Clackamas County does not offer visa sponsorships. Within three days of hire, applicants will be required to complete an I-9 and confirm authorization to work in the United States. JOB INTRODUCTION : Clackamas County Technology Services is seeking an experienced Systems Project Analyst to join the ERP Technical Support team in the maintenance and support of the County's integrated Oracle PeopleSoft HCM and Finance Systems, Workforce Software Timekeeping System, and third party budgeting system. Our main ERP system, PeopleSoft, is stable and mature; we have implemented many upgrades, service packs, new modules, and bolt-on systems for both our HR and Finance products. Future projects include implementing cloud Contracts Management, Facilities Management and Policy Management systems with integration to the PeopleSoft ERP modules. We expect this person to be proactive and customer-service driven. Required Minimum Qualifications/ Transferrable Skills:* Experience using SQL data languages (MSSQL, Oracle, MySQL, etc.) utilizing the appropriate software tools and techniques for analysis, debugging and programming Previous experience developing and documenting technical and business requirements and processes. Experience must include training users Experience administering, setup, troubleshooting or supporting enterprise vendor application systems Experience with JSON, RESTful web services or other integration tools (ETL) and methods Experience troubleshooting and resolving production support issues in an efficient way for the ERP systems Experience developing or modifying reports, data interfaces, and bolt-on applications to meet production business or technical requirements. Experience must include reports and interfaces between the ERP systems, third party applications and cloud solutions Experience planning and executing project plans Ability to learn new technology and reporting tools, utilize the training and be comfortable assuming development tasks upon training Experience providing customer support to internal customers Associates or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and skills Must successfully pass CJIS criminal history checkPreferred Special Qualifications/ Transferrable Skills:* Experience with PeopleSoft HCM/Finance and PeopleTools Experience executing PeopleSoft Upgrades (Application upgrade or PeopleTools Upgrade) Experience with SharePoint*For Veterans qualified for Veteran's Preference: If you believe you have skills that would transfer well to this position and/or special qualifications that relate to this position, please list those skills and/or qualifications in the open-ended question at the end of the application and explain how those skills and/or qualifications relate to this position. PAY INFORMATION : Job Title: Systems Project Analyst Job Code: 001687Salary Plan/Grade: EA/27Salary Range: Annual: $72,058.65 - $91,227.76Hourly: $34.643582 - $43.859501This position is eligible for a hiring bonus equivalent to one month's pay of the finalist's starting annual base salary. Hours per Week: 40Union Representation: Employees' Association BENEFITS : In addition to competitive wages, Clackamas County offers an attractive benefits package for employees in regular status positions.Health Plan Options: Most employees are eligible to start most benefits the first of the month after two full months of continuous employment. Note: This summary is general in nature. Specific terms of benefits are contained in insurance policies, the Personnel Ordinance, County Employment Policies and Practices and the appropriate collective bargaining agreement. THE FLEXIBLE BENEFITS PROGRAM OFFERS: A Choice of Medical Plans with Vision and Prescription Drug Coverage Chiropractic Coverage and Alternative Care Benefit A Choice of Dental Plans Wellness and Employee Assistance Program Paid Leave: (Vacation, Holidays, Sick Leave, Bereavement Leave, Military Leave) Group Term Life Insurance Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance with Optional Salary Buy-Up Program A Choice of Full Benefits or Lesser Benefits with Flex Cash Optional Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Optional Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Optional Health Reimbursement Arrangement Optional Dependent Term Life Insurance Optional Group Universal Life Insurance Optional Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance Optional Long Term Care Insurance Optional Voluntary Benefits through AFLAC, Liberty Mutual and Hyatt Legal Retirement: PERS/OPSRP Retirement Contributions Optional Deferred Compensation (457) Longevity PayLearn more about Employee Benefits. WORK SCHEDULE : This position is included in the County's alternate workweek program, working 40 hours during a standard workweek of Monday through Thursday (Fridays off). Specific hours of work will be discussed with the candidate selected for this position at the time an offer of employment is extended. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT : The Technology Services Department provides computing services to County departments and other public and private agencies. The Department offers technical services and support in the following areas: Applications, including enterprise systems Geographical Information Systems Web Document Imaging Desktop Support Data Center Operations Network, including the Clackamas Broadband Express Telecom Systems Administration Technical Call Center Technical Learning Center The mission of the Technology Services Department is to provide high quality, cost-effective technology for, citizens, county departments, and county commissioners. Learn more about Clackamas County Technology Services RESPONSIBILITIES : Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Coordinates the work of a project team composed of staff, vendors and users; guides and formulates project needs and requirements; manages and completes projects within specific time and budget constraints; prepares progress reports and revises projections to reflect current status. Confers with users and departments to analyze current and projected data information needs, resources and system performance; conducts research of new systems and modifications; conducts compatibility studies and cost/benefit analyses and recommends the most cost-effective approach to meet computer system requirements. Coordinates the planning of projects related to existing or proposed systems; prepares estimates and tracks project time and costs; establishes a work plan in relation to the capacity and limitations of computer hardware, operating time and available personnel; assigns projects or sections of projects to project staff. Develops detailed design specifications, definitions, flow charts, diagrams, performance criteria, and testing methods; writes; develops, and documents operational procedures for data elements and sources; coordinates systems maintenance, testing, and production runs; devises schedules for implementation; provides training and technical guidance to users and staff in the use of new or modified systems and procedures. Utilizes appropriate software tools and techniques for systems analysis, logic design, applications programming and coding, data base management, computer operations, troubleshooting equipment problems, and maintaining operational integrity of the computer system. Researches changes, trends and technologies related to computer systems. QUALIFICATIONS : Thorough knowledge of: Principles and practices of applications programming, data communications and systems analysis and design; computer hardware and systems software in supporting application systems; data base management principles and techniques; operational characteristics of computer hardware and software.Working knowledge of: Basic principles and techniques of supervision and training; methods of project planning and management; cost/benefit analysis, research methods and report preparation.Skill to: Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; convey technical and complex information to users and management; design and analyze advanced systems; collect, analyze, evaluate, and prepare recommendations regarding system performance, user needs and requirements; establish controls and security measures; develop and manage projects within established timelines and budget requirements; plan and coordinate assigned staff to achieve project requirements and objectives; establish and maintain effective working relationships with system users, vendors, co-workers, other County personnel and outside agencies; perform mathematical and statistical computations. OTHER INFORMATION : WORKING CONDITIONS/REQUIREMENTSFrequently works early and late hours to meet time lines, provide off-hour upgrade and maintenance, and respond to emergency situations.Must successfully pass an extensive background investigation which may include national fingerprint records check. APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS : EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYClackamas County is an Equal Opportunity Employer valuing diversity and inclusion as essential elements that create and foster a welcoming workplace. All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, political affiliation, disability or any other factor unrelated to the essential functions of the job.If you wish to identify yourself as a qualified person with a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act and would like to request an accommodation, it must be made to the Department of Human Resources no later than the recruitment close date. You may also request accommodation during the online application process.HOW TO APPLYOnly on-line job applications are accepted for this position. HELPFUL INFORMATION: Browser and Operating System Requirement: For optimal experience, Internet Explorer 10.0 or higher is the recommended web browser running on Windows. Note: IE 11 needs to be in Compatibility View in order for features to work successfully. Some applicants have experienced technical issues when using other browsers. It is recommended you clear your temporary internet files, disable pop-up blockers and add as a trusted site. For additional information on how much time you should allow and what information you will need to have available before applying on-line, please review to the FAQ section on the Careers page before starting your on-line job applicationVisa Sponsorship: Clackamas County does not offer visa sponsorships. Within three days of hire, applicants will be required to complete an I-9 and confirm authorization to work in the United States. BASIS OF RATINGThank you for your interest in employment with Clackamas County! For most openings, we receive a large number of applications and the selection process is highly competitive. Because we are able to interview or test only a limited number of applicants, it is very important that you complete all application materials properly. Those applicants whose application materials are thorough and organized are most likely to make it to the next step in the selection process. PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. If you have any questions about how to complete the application materials, contact the Department of Human Resources at 503-655-8459 or send us an e-mail . APPLICATION REVIEW: To receive consideration for this position, you must complete the entire on-line job application. These application materials will be competitively evaluated in order to select the most suitably qualified candidates for employment. Only those applicants who demonstrate the most competitive work experience, education, training, and/or certification(s) and license(s) will receive further consideration for employment. RESUME REVIEW: Not all positions require a resume . If a resume is required as part of the application process, there will be instructions prompting you to attach your resume in the on-line job application. Note: Attaching a resume does NOT substitute for completing the entire on-line job application. If your application is incomplete, or improperly completed, it may be inactivated even if you are qualified for the position for which you are applying. INSTRUCTIONS FOR PROVIDING YOUR RESUME: During the online application process there will be a step where you can provide your resume. Be sure your resume is in a format you can attach to the application.INSTRUCTIONS FOR EDITING YOUR RESUME:If you need to make changes to your resume prior to submitting, return to the Careers page and choose My Job Applications. Click on the appropriate application, choose the Resume step then change resume.Once your application has been submitted, you cannot edit, add or delete any section of your application. You can, however, view the majority of your application. If you need to make revisions to any part of your application, prior to the job opening close date, please call our main number at 503-655-8459, Monday - Thursday, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm Pacific Time for assistance. TESTING PROCESS: Active applicants may be further evaluated through a competitive evaluation process which may include: structured oral interview, pre-interview exercise, written test, verbal test, software testing or any other method necessary to assess the work related knowledge, training, skills and experience of active applicants and to establish a valid hiring list of qualified candidates. DEPARTMENT REVIEW: The most competitive candidates throughout the selection process may be referred to the hiring department for an employment interview. The band or number of candidates referred for each open position is established by the Clackamas County Personnel Ordinance and by labor agreements for union positions. HOW TO CLAIM VET PREFERENCEVeterans may apply for veterans' preference points as authorized by Oregon Revised Statutes by answering the two questions pertaining to Veterans' Preference on the online Questionnaire of the application.Proof of eligibility in the form of a copy of your DD214, DD215 that includes your 'Type of Separation" and "Character of Service" and a letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs certifying Disabled Veteran Status (if applicable) must be received by the recruitment close date in order to be considered.Once you provide your documentation there is no need to provide it again should you submit additional applications in the future.We have multiple options for submitting your required documentation: Upload: Online application Mail: Human Resources, 2015 Kaen Road, Oregon City, OR 97045 Fax: 503-742-5468 E-mail: jobs@co.clackamas.or.usIf you choose to send documentation via mail, email, or fax please include Job Title and Job Opening Id. If you have any questions about veterans' preference points, contact the Department of Human Resources at 503-655-8459 or send us an email . Learn more about the County's Veterans Preference Points. APPLICATION PROCESSClackamas County only accepts on-line job applications. Emailed, faxed or hard copy applications will not be accepted.A fully completed Clackamas County On-line Job Application must be received electronically by the Department of Human Resources, no later than 11:59 pm (Pacific Time) on the close date. Note: Attaching a resume does NOT substitute for completing the entire on-line job application. DISCLAIMER: Please do not wait to electronically submit your application on the close date as there is no technical support available after business hours. Your on-line job application must be submitted no later than 11:59 pm (Pacific Time) on the close date, otherwise our system will not accept it. Clackamas County is not responsible or in any way liable for any computer hardware or software malfunction which may affect your job application or the applicant selection process. Clackamas County is not responsible for the verification of data provided and shall not be liable for any errors - factual, transcription or otherwise, contained in the information posted. ABOUT CLACKAMAS COUNTYClackamas County is in a prime location in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area and is recognized nationally as one of the most livable areas in the United States. Located on the southern edge of the City of Portland and extending to the top of Mt. Hood, Clackamas County is part of a thriving region in the Northwest. It has a population of about 400,000 citizens.Explore Clackamas CountyGovernment StructureClackamas County Core ValuesDepartments at Clackamas CountyWorking for Clackamas County Category: , Keywords: Software Development Project Manager0


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