Government of the District of Columbia Office of the Chief Financial
Officer (OCFO) Has the Following Job Opportunity IT Specialist (Systems
Title: IT Specialist (Systems
Job Number: 17-IT-OCIO-0002
Department: Office of the Chief
Financial Officer (OCFO)
Location: District of Columbia
Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Salary: $87,659.00 - $133,480.00
Opening: January 18, 2017
Closing: Open until filled.
Duties: The Office of the Chief
Financial Officer (OCFO) whose mission is to enhance the fiscal and financial
stability, accountability and integrity of the Government of the District of
Columbia is in search of an IT Specialist (Systems Architecture). The
incumbent serves under the Director of Information Technology as the technical
expert with substantial responsibility for providing guidance and assistance to
the DCOLCG managers, executives, vendors, and other Lottery
and District agency personnel on the development of Lottery Information
Systems. Duties include but are not limited to:
- Ensuring and applying the Systems Development Life
Cycle (SDLC) process by developing and implementing policies, plans, and
procedures that support the organization's goals and business requirements for
Lottery information systems and software development.
- Defining system requirements based on user/client
needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or
- Defining technical standards and functionality
tests, developing specifications, prototypes, or initial user guides.
- Serving as the senior technical expert for
Lottery systems development.
- Providing the full range of analytical and advisory
support to the organization by analyzing, evaluating, and interpreting
comprehensive systemic change requests.
- Providing expert technical opinion on the
feasibility of change requests and/or revising recommended changes to ensure
- Planning, organizing and leading organizational
large scale studies, project or team efforts involving highly technical and
complex computer issues.
- Providing expert knowledge and guidance, reporting
on project issues, accomplishments, and providing assistance on a range of
technical issues related to the development program area.
- Leading work sessions to transform business
requirements into effective and efficient solutions utilizing Oracle Data
Warehouse architecture and Business Objects.
- Applying an understanding of the technology
landscape to recommend the best solutions to address user needs. Serving as the
expert to higher level management and officials from other areas of the Lottery
(i.e., Marketing, Finance, and Sales), private vendors and other participating
organizations and serves as a liaison to the OCFO Office of the Chief
Information Officer by providing technical insight on the impact and
interaction of newly proposed systems and software on existing Lottery IT
- Analyzing, recommending, and developing national
standards, specifications, guides, system documentation, program testing and
application programming techniques.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Five (5)
years of progressive work experience performing the related duties and
responsibilities such as: expertise in System Development Life Cycle (SDLC),
business intelligence, data warehouse architecture and methodologies, project
management experience, application development, testing protocols and computing
platforms, and the ability to interact with various stakeholders.
For initial review, please submit
your resume to Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Human Resources Division,
1101 4th Street, SW, Suite W220, Washington, DC 20024 or to
To complete an application or for
additional details related to this vacancy, please visit:
www.cfo.dc.gov and reference
announcement number: 17-IT-OCIO-0002
The OCFO offers a competitive salary
and benefits package including medical, dental, retirement, and educational
The Office of the Chief Financial
Officer is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.