Job Opening details:-
Company Name :-
State of Montana

Position Name :-

Company Location :-
Helena, MT


Full Job Description :-
Why live in Helena, Montana?

Helena is surrounded by rolling hills and lofty mountains and is tucked below the Continental Divide.
It is a relatively quiet place to call home where small-town living collides with outdoor adventures like hiking, skiing, mountain biking, and world-class fly fishing.
Helena has a rich history and was originally founded as a gold camp during the Montana gold rush.
Learn more about moving to and/or living in Helena, Montana here.

Why should you keep reading and consider working here? We know you have other work options, but we ask you to consider working with us at the State of Montana Department of Administration. Our foundation of success is having effective working relationships, built on mutual trust and respect. We will challenge you to be the best you can be and will work hard to provide a work environment that allows you to succeed. (You can learn more about us here.)
What is this career opportunity? The Financials Services Technology Bureau is looking for an Application Engineer to provide support to the State’s enterprise PeopleSoft Financials system. You would work on a team with 3 other Application Engineers reporting to the section manager. You would also work closely with our team of 6 System Analysts depending on the projects assigned to you. Your responsibilities would include technical analyses, software development, and programming support of the Financials modules.
We value self-starters, excellent customer service, teamwork, and a desire to learn. If you are eager to take on new challenges, help others, and learn new skills then we are looking for you! (To learn more about our team click HERE.)
This position affords the opportunity to telework from a remote location within the state of Montana. Specific conditions will be outlined as part of the job offer and must adhere to state policy.


What are we looking for? Education and Experience:

An associate degree with coursework emphasizing programming; AND
Applicable experience as an IT professional providing programming and systems analysis services; OR
Alternative combinations of education and experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

We are willing to wait for a May 2022 graduate.
It would be a plus if you have specific experience with:

SQL (Oracle)
Web Services
Web basedprograming (Java, .net)
PeopleTools (Application Designer)
Application Engine
Integration Broker

Competencies: Ability to:

Deliver exceptional customer service
Write code using various languages
Access relational databases using SQL
Troubleshoot issues
Follow development, testing, migration, and documentation procedures
Interact with staff and users to analyze and define solutions
Work independently

Does this sound like you? Please tell us how and why by submitting your resume, cover letter, and three professional business references. In your cover letter, please tell us how your education and experience makes you the best candidate for this position. (Please Note: You do not need to complete the “work experience” or the “education & certifications” portion of the application process in our recruiting system. You only need to upload the requested documentation.)
What can you expect from us in return for your hard work?

Look here to see the additional benefits! They include:

Work/life Balance
Health Coverage
Retirement plans
Paid Vacation and Sick Leave and Holidays
And more…

Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – Employment with the State of Montana may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under the PSLF. Look here to learn more and see if you may qualify!

Other important information to be aware of.

This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Only online applications are accepted. By applying online, you are able to receive updates and monitor the status of your application.

Applicant Pool Statement
: If another department vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may be used for the selection.

Training Assignment
: This agency may use a training assignment. Employees in training assignments may be paid below the base pay established by the agency pay rules. Conditions of the training assignment will be stated in writing at the time of hire.

: Information Technology/Computer Science

Salary: $ 65,000.00 – 75,000.00 Yearly

Benefits Package Eligibility
: Health Insurance, Paid Leave & Holidays, Retirement Plan

Number of Openings
: 1

Employee Status
: Regular

: Full-Time

: Day Job

: No

Primary Location
: Helena

: Department of Administration

: 000 – None

Bargaining Unit
: 000 – None

Posting Date
: Apr 5, 2022, 11:04:31 AM

Closing Date (based on your computer’s timezone): Apr 22, 2022, 12:59:00 AM

Required Application Materials
: Cover Letter, Resume, References

Contact Name
: Natasha Cook |
Contact Email
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Contact Phone