Information Technology Specialist 4

Iowa Lottery Authority - Clive, IA


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The Iowa Lottery Authority is looking to fill a Software Developer (Information Technology Specialist 4) to assist the state.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will work on our 3-member programming team to support and maintain Iowa Lottery websites and mobile application using VB.NET, ASP.NET and T-SQL programming languages.

Areas of Focus:

Combine Iowa Lottery's two websites, and, into a single web site that utilizes VB.NET and ASP.NET following object oriented methodologies and best practices. Program and support Iowa Lottery's "Play it Again" promotions in our VIP Club web site. Manage web site content including: games, game rules, press releases, winner information, and other public-facing materials needed on the web site. Verify system automation is functioning properly and efficiently for posting: jackpots, lotto winning numbers, drawing results, remaining prizes and unclaimed prizes.

Know how to support and utilize RESTful web services, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS3, HTML5, Responsive design with Bootstrap, and mobile application development. Have experience writing T-SQL queries within database stored procedures, tuning and performance optimization of SQL Server relational databases along with database normalization that includes primary keys, foreign keys. Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality product platforms and increased automation and efficiency.

In addition to the technical areas listed, successful applicants will need good verbal and written communications skills and be able to listen to customer and co-worker requests in order to consult with other Information Technology Specialists to suggest and implement solutions to solve problems.

Employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a comprehensive background check.

Attachment of a resume and cover letter to your NEOGOV application is strongly preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $59,592.00 to $92,164.80 /year


  • ASP.Net: 2 years (Preferred)
  • VB.Net: 2 years (Required)
  • SQL: 2 years (Required)