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The Florida Legislature
Office of Legislative Information Technology Services

Job Title

Information Systems Programmer/Analyst (OLITS)

Working Title

IT Support Analyst

General Summary

The Office of Legislative Information Technology Services (OLITS) is searching for an Information Systems Analyst (Support Analyst) that will provide excellent IT support to Florida Legislature users. Our ideal candidate is team oriented with excellent customer service skills and high enthusiasm for taking on technical challenges. Personal investment in the work, creating strong professional relationships, and a desire to promote a respectful, inclusive and collaborative climate are critical for success in this position. 
 
This is work maintaining, analyzing, installing and resolving first and second level desktop computer and computing appliance issues, including (but not limited to) answering questions, troubleshooting hardware and software problems using diagnostic tools and / or troubleshooting procedures.
 
As a member of the OLITS Support team, you will be the initial point of contact for all end-users resolving tier 1 & tier 2 level desktop computer and software issues. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Successfully plan, execute, monitor, control, and complete all technical tasks related to setup configuration, deployment and implementation of workstation hardware, peripheral equipment and software and existing work stations as required.
  • Configure the setup and/or support of desktops, laptops, printers, mobile devices, VOIP phones and other IT related equipment.
  • Coordinate and solve complex technical data and transformation issues, answering “how-to” technical and application configuration questions.
  • Assist with onboarding of new users, assigning users and computers to proper groups in Active Directory.
  • Monitor and respond quickly and effectively to requests received through the IT Service Desk.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert or backup in one or more areas supported by the section.
  • Research industry technological advances which could be of use in the legislative environment.
  • Report project status to Information Systems Manager in both verbal and written form.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of information systems terminology and concepts. 
  • Knowledge of information systems operations, equipment, procedures, and workflow. 
  • Ability to apply specialized information systems knowledge relating to hardware, systems software, application development, training, user assistance, publications or operations. 
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems. 
  • Ability to communicate technical information systems information effectively verbally and in writing. Ability to produce quality work under pressure. 
  • Ability to deal tactfully with the demands of the customers of the information technology offices within the Legislature. 
  • Ability to conduct in-depth and carefully documented analysis under minimal supervision. 
  • Ability to read and understand technical information systems publications. 
  • Document, update, maintain and create OLITS internal procedures, records and knowledge articles.
  • A self-starter that can work with minimal supervision and high degree of latitude for independent judgment; highly organized.
  • Ability to work on-site during normal business hours and the position will occasionally require working after business hours and on weekends to complete project tasks and/or incident resolution during on-call rotation.
  • Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, management information systems, mathematics, or engineering.
 
Progressively responsible information technology support experience can substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required college education.
 
Any combination of progressively responsible information systems experience and post-secondary training in disciplines as described above totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preference will be given to applicants with the following:
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Teams, OneDrive for Business, Skype, VOIP, SharePoint, Active Directory and networking fundamentals, terminology and concepts.
  • Have 4-6 years’ experience working with PC’s, MAC’s and Network Devices in a corporate environment.
  • MCSE, MCP, Comp TIA A+, and Cisco or other IT Certifications a plus.
  • Qualified candidates should have a customer service-oriented attitude, a passion for technology, a business mindset, strong communication skills, and a willingness to quickly analyze and interpret user requests
  • Previous work with a service desk IT customer support or IT related fields would, the successful candidate will be able to prioritize, troubleshoot/resolve problems in a pleasant and efficient manner, and follow-through with all internal clients
  • Solid foundation and understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products 
  • Proven experience as a help desk technician or other customer support role

Salary

Commensurate with experience
The Legislature offers a competitive benefits package.

Application Deadline

Open until filled

Submission of Application

Qualified applicants should send a completed legislative application and resume to:
 
Office of Legislative Services
Human Resources Office
Re: OLITS IT Support Analyst
111 W. Madison Street
Room 701, Claude Pepper Building
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1400
 
 
 

Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's web site Online Sunshine and in Room 701 of the Claude Pepper Building.

Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803.