DTI Software Engineer

Open to Department of Technology & Information Employees Only.

Recruitment #041119-MUAD50-110400

Summary Statement

Principal responsibilities include the planning, requirements, design, coding, testing, debugging, system integration, and documenting of software components of complex, multi-tier government systems.

Responsible for evaluating user requests for new programs, modifications to existing programs, and system integration of off the shelf Products.  Performs research and gathers relevant data to determine feasibility, appropriateness, and cost and time required.  Prepares detailed estimates in order to obtain approval to proceed.  Prepares detailed program specifications.  Develops software according to approved specifications, tests and debug programs for the delivery of quality applications.  Creates system and user documentation.  Monitors ongoing program and system performance.  Provides training and mentors less experienced team members. Serves as Scrum Master for Leg Hall Applications.

The Software Engineer must be a fast learner with excellent communication and problem solving skills, and able to work with minimal supervision as part of a multidisciplinary team.  The Software Engineer must be able to work well with a diverse group of team members to deliver software solutions on time, on budget and within specifications. The Software Engineer must be able to understand and be able to help team members understand and follow Agile/Scrum framework.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS for Software Engineer

Please attach a resume with your online application or use the resume tab in DEL to provide a detailed description of how your education, training and/or experience meets each job requirement including employer, experience/responsibilities and dates (month/year) of employment/training.

  • Possess an associates degree in IT or related OR equivalent work experience.
  • Possess a minimum of 2 years’ technical experience in the development of web-based solutions with Agile/Scrum Master experience in the full system development lifecycle.
  • Possess a minimum of 3 years of IT experience focused on software development, report creation, system development lifecycle and application support.
  • Possess a minimum of 2 years’ experience in service delivery working with systems developed by 3rd parties.

Conditions of Hire

Criminal background check: A satisfactory fingerprint based criminal background check administered by the Delaware State Police is required as a Condition of Hire.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.  DTI participates in E-Verify.  DTI does not provide employment-based sponsorship.

Benefits

To learn more about the comprehensive benefit package please visit our website at https://dhr.delaware.gov/benefits/

Selection Process

The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position.  It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties.  For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content.   Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.

Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email.  Please keep your contact information current.  You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at www.delawarestatejobs.com.

Accommodations

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process.  To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance.  The State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Selection Plan

Ongoing Application Review


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