The Controller's Office of the County of San Mateo is seeking
highly-qualified candidates for the position of
To view the online brochure for this recruitment please follow this link:
****This vacancyis a Limited-Term position, currently expected to last for three years.
Limited Termemployees are extra-help, at will employees, who receivemedical and dentalbenefits, similar to regular employees, and a defined contribution retirement plan (401A). Limited term positions are at-will and subject to end with or without cause at any time. The limited term refers to the maximum length of employment and is not a guarantee of employment for any specified period. Limited term position are subject to all applicable County policies, procedures, and terms of employment, which may include but are not limited to provisions of the County Charter, the County Ordinance Code, and Administrative Memos, departmental policies, collective bargaining agreements, rules, and handbooks.
INFORMATION FOR CURRENT COUNTY EMPLOYEES
Current and regular **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. Employees who are interested in this assignment must submit an application and compete in the recruitment process. If you are successful in the recruitment and are being considered for the assignment, HR will work directly with you and/or your department for options. Please note that there is no guarantee that you will be allowed by your department to rotate into this assignment nor are your departments obligated to allow you to take on this assignment. The salary range for this position is as is and non-negotiable.
Examples Of Duties: This position provides technical support to the Controller's Property Tax System including programming and application support. The System is a web based application that utilizes JAVA for the front-end and RPG for the back-end. The position serves as technical advisor and liaison to vendors, contractors and department staff on system applications, hardware and/or software products, services and issues.
The Incumbent will perform difficult and responsible duties, including support, development, and enhancement of the County's Property Tax System and end-user training and support.
Duties will include: Perform a variety of complex analytical duties in the design, implementation, and maintenance of the Controller's Property Tax System.
Confer with department staff to define application requirements and translate such business needs into technical solutions; prepare requirement specifications, designs, and other documentation of the system and/or subsystems.
Analyze business processes for opportunities to improve automation using available resources and technologies, and prepare recommendations and proposals.
Monitor system statistics to advise management on current usage, status, and performance.
Plan software enhancements and changes to meet the needs of system users.
Prepare test environments and work with users on UAT.
Participate in system installation and/or enhancement projects.
Participate in departmental and countywide systems planning activities.
Create, update, and/or maintain intra and/or internet web pages, websites, and surrounding layers of files/links; present consistent and readable visual images by promoting uniform fonts, formatting icons, images, layout techniques, and modularization.
Administer County policies and procedures to ensure security and integrity of all departmental databases.
Use programming languages to retrieve and develop data and to maintain the integrity of database structures.
Perform related duties as assigned.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Education:
Graduation from a four year college or equivalent technical certification with coursework in computer science, information systems, or closely related field and
Three years of experience providing technical support including programming and application support
Additional Desired Qualifications
Experience with: Version Control Tools, Reporting Tools, Data Warehouses, Web UI Design
The Controller's Office is looking to modernize its existing application system. Experience in modern programming languages is highly desirable.
To apply for this opportunity,
please email a cover letter, resume, and reference list to Melody Lee at:
We encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to provide great work for your local government.
Tentative Recruitment Schedule
Application Deadline: August 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm PST
Departmental Interviews: Week of August 27, 2018
For additional information regarding this position please contact Lucy Fung at ****.
Closing Date/Time: Wed. 08/15/18 11:59 PM Pacific Time