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IT System Analyst

Date Posted:  Jan 11, 2022
Requisition ID:  300122

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46204


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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Salary Information:

The salary for this position is $40,508.00




About the Job:

The Applications Systems Analyst/Programmer - Associate works in an agency information technology division performing application systems analysis and programming duties.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:

  • Assists in research, fact-finding and analyzing user needs and problems required to develop and maintain information systems
  • With guidance, confers with user community to define information processing requirements
  • Assists in preparing project feasibility studies
  • Assists in preparing user requirements, functional design, physical design and other relevant system design components
  • Assists in analysis to develop project cost and time estimates
  • Assists in preparing detailed specifications from which application software will be written
  • Designs, codes and debugs new application software programs and/or makes enhancements to existing application software programs of all levels
  • Tests and debugs new and existing application software
  • Executes task conforming to shop techniques, standards, policies and procedures
  • May use case tools and/or application development software tools
  • Provides complete documentation for new or modified information systems and/or application software programs
  • Monitors completed application software systems to ensure proper execution and performance
  • Mentors and provides guidance to new staff

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time.

What You'll Need for Success:

  • Basic knowledge of new systems design techniques
  • Working knowledge of information systems design principles
  • Considerable knowledge of application development software languages
  • Considerable knowledge of policies, standards, procedures, and techniques used for application development
  • Considerable knowledge of application software tools
  • Considerable knowledge of information technology equipment, operation, and capabilities
  • Limited knowledge of the most recent advancement of information technology equipment, operation, capabilities
  • Ability to perform problem solving and analytical logic
  • Effectively communicate both orally and in writing.

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages 
  • Wellness program (offers premiums discount for the medical plan) 
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution) 
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match 
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options 
  • Group life insurance 
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits 
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off 
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs 
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years 
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program 
  • New Parent Leave 
  • Free Parking 
  • Free LinkedIn Learning 


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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