Current Job Opportunity
Readvertisement, Previous applicants will be considered and need not reapply.
July 9, 2018
August 16, 2018
OPS (PF number - SCS9994045)
OPS Information Systems Consultant II
Office of the State Courts Administrator, Court Services, Tallahassee, Florida
The position is responsible for participating in all aspects of data management including data acquisition, preparation, quality, governance and analysis. The position is responsible for implementing and maintaining data management systems, software applications and associated hardware. The position is responsible for developing computer programs to process and warehouse data, assisting end users in transmitting and receiving data, troubleshooting systems, and upgrading software.
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
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, management information systems or a closely related field and five years of related experience.
Conducts research to discover new methodologies or to find solutions for unresolved problems.
Instructs or trains others through explanation, demonstration, and supervised practice, or by making recommendations on the basis of technical disciplines.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This is a professional position responsible for assisting the Data Administration unit in Court Services in support of the
Uniform Case Reporting (UCR) project. This position will assist staff in developing the extraction, translation and
loading (ETL) programs and processes to manage the routine submission of case activity data submitted by clerks of
court. This position will also assist Data Administration staff in the verification of clerk data submissions and the
validation of data submitted. The position may also assist in similar work related to the enhancement of other UCR
data sub-systems as required by the UCR project schedule.
The position will focus on the development work necessary to enhance the JDMS infrastructure and UCR data systems using tools and practices as established by Data Administration. All work to be performed using tools and best practices as established by the Data Administration section.
Microsoft SQL Server T-SQL experience required. Experience with Git and python preferred.
Please note: These questions are used to fill a variety of positions within the Data Administration Unit. Therefore, no one candidate is expected to have knowledge of every area or skillset. Please answer all questions to the best of your ability for areas in which you do have prior knowledge or experience.
How to Apply
Submit a current and complete online State of Florida Employment Application online through the People First
For additional information, please contact PJ Stockdale at (850)410-1523.
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 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.