Current Job Opportunity

Readvertisement, Previous applicants will be considered and need not reapply.


March 16, 2017

Closing Date

June 30, 2017

Position Number


Position Title

Information Systems Consultant II

Job Location

Office of the State Courts Administrator, Office of Information Technology (OIT)/Cross Jurisdictional Support, Tallahassee, Florida

Salary Range

$5,628.83 - $11,257.66 Monthly*

*The successful candidate will be hired at the minimum salary.

Job Description

The essential function of the position within the organization is to provide technical support and analysis. The position is responsible for developing, designing, testing, implementing and maintaining computer applications/systems; providing data and reports; analyzing the technical feasibility of proposed system projects; resolving complex software problems; developing new productivity tools and methodologies; and providing production support. The position works under general supervision independently developing work methods and sequences.

Education and Training Guidelines

Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended educational level on a year-for-year basis and additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis.  

Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, management information systems or a closely related field and five years of related experience. 


Data Responsibility:
Conducts research to discover new methodologies or to find solutions for unresolved problems.

People Responsibility:
Instructs or trains others through explanation, demonstration, and supervised practice, or by making recommendations on the basis of technical disciplines.

Assets Responsibility:
Requires some responsibility for achieving minor economies and/or preventing minor losses through the handling of or accounting for materials, supplies, or small amounts of money.

Mathematical Requirements:
Uses practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions, measurements, or logarithms; may use algebraic solutions of equations and equalities, deductive geometry, and/or descriptive statistics; will use logic and set theory to understand, develop and manage relational databases.

Communications Requirements:
Reads and interprets advanced professional materials; writes extremely complex reports and papers; speaks to high level professional groups.

Complexity of Work:
Performs work involving the application of broad principles of professional management and leadership to solve new problems for which conventional solutions do not exist; requires sustained, intense concentration for accurate results and continuous exposure to unusual pressure.

Impact of Decisions:
Makes decisions with moderately serious impact - affects work unit and may affect other units or citizens.

Equipment Usage:
Coordinates the handling of machines, tools, equipment, or work aids involving extensive latitude for judgment regarding attainment of standard or in selecting appropriate items, such as complex software applications.

Safety of Others:
Requires some responsibility for safety and health of others and/or for occasional enforcement of the standards of public safety or health.

Special Comments

This position may be required to perform work outside of standard work hours and occasional travel may be necessary.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP).
Knowledge of AJAX, JavaScript, JSON, JQuery.
Knowledge of HTML,CSS, and XML
Knowledge of React and JQuery UI.
Knowledge of Git.
Knowledge of SQL, including MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server, Knowledge of Active Directory authentication
Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word  & Excel,) 
Knowledge of application design, development, testing, documentation, and implementation.
Knowledge of the concepts and theories of information systems.
Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of computer technology.
Knowledge of relational database design Knowledge of information systems development and resources.
Ability to implement security constraints within the development process.
Ability to analyze and interpret technical data.
Ability to design programs and systems.
Ability to think logically and solve problems.
Ability to evaluate and resolve user problems.
Ability to provide technical assistance in the area of computer systems analysis.
Ability to communicate technical information verbally and in writing.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

How to Apply

Submit/upload a current and complete State of Florida Employment Application to the People First Service Center online at The People First requisition number is 6562.

Fax: (850)488-3744

For additional information, please contact Human Resources at (850)487-0778

An application must be submitted for the position listing the appropriate class title and position number for which you are applying. Your application must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date.

The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information or disability.

If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process, please call the contact person at the number indicated for each respective position. Persons using a TDD may call the contact person through the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771.