Planning Associate 3 (Computer Applications & Systems Design)
(Technical Project Manager)
Division of the Deputy Commissioner, Office of Information Technology
Under direction of a manager in the Office of Information Technology, supervises the monitoring and maintenance of department databases and computerized systems; plans the design, programming, and implementation of information systems; supervises the development of education programming by conducting analyses and evaluation of educational programs, surveys, needs assessment, and related research; included in these responsibilities are supervising the establishment, maintenance, and evaluation of programs and fiscal data related to state and federal formula aid and discretionary grant applications and allocations; performs mandated regulatory functions; performs work of considerable difficulty and works with a high level of independence; supervises staff and work activities; prepares and signs official performance evaluations for subordinate staff.
Plans the delivery of software and other technical systems; elicits and documents processes requiring technical solutions; resolves issues related to the delivery of technical systems; identifies and designs efficient software system usage patterns and user interfaces; structures departmental data and aligns collected data with department initiatives and operations; conducts technical reviews of software systems; does other related duties.
Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree in Educational Administration, Public Administration, Computer Science, or a related field.
Experience: Five (5) years of experience in system design and computer programming on a mainframe or a PC LAN environment. The following knowledge and abilities are preferred:
Note: Applicants who do not possess the required education may substitute additional experience as indicated on a year-for-year basis with thirty (30) semester hour credits being equal to one (1) year of college. Applicants wishing to substitute additional experience for the required Master’s degree, must possess a total of six (6) years of combined education and experience, in addition to the required experience cited above.
To email your resume for consideration, please click the 'Apply For Job' button on this page. Or please forward resumes no later than December 21, 2017 to:
New Jersey Department of Education
Reference #: DOE-046-17
PO Box 500
Trenton, NJ 08625-0500
To view the actual Notice of Vacancy announcement, please visit www.state.nj.us/njded/genfo/vacancy.htm