DTI Systems Engineering Sr. Analyst

This Position is Exempt from the State of Delaware Merit System

Recruitment #060319-MUAD60-110300

Summary Statement

The principal responsibility for the Systems Engineering Senior Analyst is to provide highly effective technical support for DTI’s technical infrastructure. Highly effective means that the services for the assigned assets are provided in a way that is efficient, meets the needs of the customers (both DTI and other state agencies) and customers in compliance with DTI policy and procedures. The services will be primarily rendered through a combination of personal effort, joint effort with others in the workgroup, and collaboration with other DTI staff, vendors, and customers.

The SENIOR ANALYST is expected to possess strong technical proficiency in one or more of the core Technology Domains, technical proficiency in several others, and technical awareness in the rest. The Technology Domains include the following.

  • Mainframe Systems Programming Support
  • Mainframe Network Control Program Support
  • MidRange Server Support – UNIX, Windows, LINUX
  • Middleware Support Web Engineering Support
  • Database Support – Adabas, DB2, IMS, Oracle, SQL Server
  • Data Modeling
  • Planning

The SENIOR ANALYST will report to the Systems Administration Manager.

Selective Requirement

Selective Requirements must be met in addition to the job requirements.  Applicants who do not possess the selective requirement will not be qualified.

  • Candidate must have a minimum of three (3) years experience managing a server operating system.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS for DTI Systems Engineering Senior Analyst:

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.

  • Possession of a Bachelor's degree in an IT discipline is preferred, or five (5) years equivalent work experience.
  • Possession of professional technical certifications commensurate with Advanced to Expert are preferred.
  • Possess a minimum of five (5) years technical experience in one or more of the core technical requirements and related product support in a 24x7 operational environment. Experience should include installation and configuration, version testing, debugging, installation of patches, direct technical vendor interactions, performance tuning and disaster recovery. Specific technical domains and/or skills are listed below:
    • MidRange Server Support – UNIX, Windows, LINUX – HPUX, Solaris, Windows 2000, Red Hat or SuSe, LINUX, Tivoli, ftp/sftp 
    • Middleware Support – EntireX Broker, MQ/Series, XML 
    • Web Engineering Support – WebSphere, Apache, IHS, WebTrends, XML 
    • Planning – MS Project, SMF/RMF, SAS or other statistical analysis tools
  • Possess a minimum of three (3) years of project leadership experience including defining, evaluating, leading, tracking, and reporting on complex multi-resource projects. Including knowledge of overall project management fundamentals; PMI (Project Management Institute) certification is a plus.

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.


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 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.