Special Projects Administrator

State of Ohio Jobs - Franklin County, OH (30+ days ago)3.9

Serves as a consultant on overall analysis & planning for information systems: Acts for administrator (e.g., independently answers complex &/or confidential correspondence; conducts staff meetings to discuss rules & operating procedures relating to assigned area; monitors manpower needs & insures sufficient number of personnel to complete special assignments projects); serves as liaison between administrator & staff; transmits decisions & directives; represents administrator at meetings & conferences; formulates & implements program policy & assumes responsibility; researches & analyzes programs, procedures & policies; develops project proposals & program plans; provides technical advice to aid administrators in decision making; manages business functions of administrator's office; prepares & administers budgets; oversees maintenance of fiscal controls; administers & develops special programs & projects; performs public relations duties; researches & responds to inquiries & complaints.

Works with business personnel to identify & document system requirements; defines problems & develops potential solutions; performs post production support for applications which may include routine maintenance, enhancements & the need to perform research to aid in troubleshooting software production errors; assists in identifying alternate courses of action; assists in supporting user acceptance testing; performs software implementation tasks; develops, implements, & monitors IT quality assurance standards & testing; researches trends & preference toward cloud based technologies & stays current with latest Technology & trends; evaluates & advises on Technology & industry trends in new development, design, technical details & security details; attends seminars &/or classes for training; creates & implements best practices for agency; performs other duties as assigned.

Demonstrates commitment to sound metrics, accountability & transparency while ensuring quality customer service.


1. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Information Systems Technology or

related area

Equivalent work experience.

2. Information technology project management experience to include systems

analysis, design & operations.

3. Excellent analytical, problem solving & people skills. Ability to communicate on

both a technical & non-technical level.

Background Check Information

The final candidate selected for this position will be required to undergo a criminal background check & drug screen. Criminal convictions do not necessarily preclude an applicant from consideration for a position. An individual assessment of an applicant’s prior criminal convictions will be made before excluding an applicant from consideration.

Primary Location: United States of America-OHIO-Franklin County
Work Locations: Riffe Tower 27 77 S High St 27th Floor Columbus 43215-6130
Organization: Development Services Agency
Classified Indicator: Unclassified
Bargaining Unit / Exempt: Exempt
Schedule: Full-time
Work Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F
Compensation: $72,000 - 82,000 yr.
Unposting Date: Ongoing