Web Application Interface Designer **REVISED**
Information Technology Department
Salary: $3,650 - $5,773 monthly
Closing Date: December 17 , 2013
Position Number: 11225505
Requisition Number: 2919932
Status: Full-time, Regular
Type of Recruitment: Internal/External
Date Posted to Web: November 4, 2013
Programmer Analyst II: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems, Web or Graphic Design or related field and four years of current and progressive experience involving analysis, design, development, testing for websites/applications. Must also include experience in HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). An Associate’s degree in Computer Science or related field, and six years of related experience as stated above may be substituted for the above bachelor’s degree and four years of experience requirement.
Note: The Department will attempt to fill this position at the Programmer Analyst II level if unable to find candidates who meet the above outlined minimum qualifications; the hiring authority reserves the right to under fill this position as Programmer Analyst I. Programmer Analyst I - Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems, Web or Graphic Design or related field and one year of current and progressive experience involving analysis, design, development, testing for websites/applications. Must also include experience in HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). An Associate’s degree in Computer Science or related field, and three years of related experience as stated above may be substituted for the above bachelor’s degree and one year of experience requirement. Starting salary will be commensurate with the level at which the position is filled and candidates qualifications.
Knowledge with the following tools a plus:
- In-depth knowledge of Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) prototyping tools, software design and web development technologies
- Proficient in HTML and Cascading Style Sheets(CSS)
- Section 508 and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliancy testing
- JSP knowledge
- Comfortable documenting workflows and data models
- Application development using .Net and/or Java.
- SharePoint and SharePoint Designer
- Web Content Management
Applicants are screened based on qualifications, successful completion of the interview process and a background and criminal investigation. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. The Information Technology Department does not provide Sponsorships.
Submit the documents listed below to:
Information Technology Department, Attn: Darla, 600 E. Boulevard Avenue, Dept 112, Bismarck, ND 58505-0100
Application package must be received by 5:00 PM on December 17, 2013.
Documents to be submitted:
· State of ND Application for Employment (SFN 10950)**: http://www.nd.gov/hrms/jobs/appforms.html
· Resume & Cover Letter
· Copy of Final College Transcript
. Application Form, Resume, or Cover letter MUST demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and
abilities in the following areas by explaining:
- Experience in Website development, including tools used.
- Experience in Website design and user acceptance testing.
- Experience in gathering requirements and business needs.
- Experience in analysis and design.
- Experience in completing assignments/projects on time on budget.
Access Application for Employment Form (SFN 10950) by clicking on the above link or receive a hardcopy from the following locations: Information Technology Department, the Human Resource Management Services - 14th Floor, ND State Capitol, Bismarck, or any North Dakota Job Service Office.
Applicants who are residents of ND and eligible to claim veteran's preference must include Form DD214. Claims for disabled veteran's preference must include a current statement of disabled status from the Veteran's Affairs Office with the application for employment.
Anyone needing assistance or accommodations during any part of the application or interview process please contact Darla, Information Technology Department: E-mail: email@example.com phone: (701) 328-1004, fax: (701) 328-3000 or TTY: 1-800-366-6888 or local at (701) 328-3190.
· Learn more about ITD at: http://www.nd.gov/itd/working-itd
· Learn more about Employment Benefits at: http://www.nd.gov/hrms/employees/benefits.aspx
· Visit North Dakota State government: http://www.nd.gov
ND Relay Number: 1-800-366-6888
Summary of Work:
Designing, developing and maintaining Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) for web applications and content management system (CMS) based websites using ITD's current website development methodology and project management techniques. This position will work closely with developers on web applications to provide user friendly, standards compatible, GUI interfaces to the applications developed by the programming team.
Successful candidate will participate in all aspects of web site development including project initiation, systems analysis, systems design, programming, implementation and project management. Participate with the project analyst in development of the graphical user interfaces (GUIs) for enterprise web applications. Successful candidate must use ITD resources to their optimum potential assuring that the customers’ business requirements are met and must have strong oral and written communication skills.
Duties and Tasks:
- Work with project stakeholders to define and gather requirements.
- Collaborate with business analysts, web designers, and software developers to ensure prototypes can be efficiently implemented.
- Ensure the consistency of the overall User Interface and creation of User Interface design components that can be extended and reused for building other components.
- Design high-level flow diagrams and mock-ups for use in GUI specifications and architectures.
- Validate websites/applications for standards compliance.
- Lead in design for websites and applications.
- Define and develop current GUI style standards and design practices, as well as remain knowledgeable about emerging GUI standards and trends.
- Mentor the developers with regard to UI standards and practices.
- Determine how new technology can benefit ITD and/or its customers and provide a business case for implementing it.
- Multi-task and work effectively across different projects and project teams simultaneously
- Contribute to the testing of the User Interface
- Plan and implement usability tests throughout development lifecycle and analyze results for resolving GUI-design issues.
As employers, the State of North Dakota and political subdivisions prohibit smoking in all places of state and political subdivision employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services, and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.