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City of Cincinnati SENIOR COMPUTER PROGRAMMER ANALYST in Cincinnati, Ohio


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$70,685.54 - $94,995.46 Annually


Ohio 45202, OH

Job Type

Full-time Classified


Enterprise Technology Solutions

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General Statement of Duties

This employee is responsible for the technical development, implementation, and support of the various solutions in the Enterprise Applications program. The position duties encompass skills in multiple areas including application development, business analysis, application support, and support of the various components that make up the Enterprise Applications' development stack. The person who fills this position will fulfil the following duties also: • Perform in depth research, gather information, perform analysis, tests, evaluations for development, maintenance, and implementation of various business solutions within the Enterprise Applications program area. • Provides application user support. • Program and script with various computer programming languages for automating processes. • Writing and interpret SQL and stored procedures and generate reports.

Minimum Qualifications (KSAs)

(Illustrative only. Any one position may not require all of the listed KSAs nor do the listed examples include all the KSAs which may be required.)

Knowledge of:

(One or more of the following categories may be required)

All Categories:

Principles of computer data processing.

Design, installation, and maintenance of enterprise, distributed, client server, and desktop computer systems.

Principles and practices of computer network systems analysis and design.

Current trends and new technologies in data processing.

Desktop software packages and operating systems.

Principles of effective documentation.

Principles of providing effective customer service.

Operating Systems:

Methods and practices of installation for upgrading of client servers and desktop computer, hardware and software.

Computer system configurations.

Operating system structures.


Principles of computer network systems analysis and design.

Local area network hardware and transmission protocols.

Data communication concepts and principles.

Internet and intranet architecture.

Network security policies, techniques, and procedures.

Network configuration, maintenance, and diagnostic procedures and techniques.

Licensing Agreement enforcement.


Standard programming languages.

Computer operating systems/hardware.

Program design and analysis.

Principles and techniques of programming.

Programming languages (Java, C, C++, Visual Basic, etc.) and utilities.

Database Administration:

Database management systems.

Database design.

Database tools.

Data/file management tools.

Database utilities.

Data warehouse and multi dimensions.

File and data recovery.

Database security methods and techniques.

Physical control standards and procedures.

Database software (Oracle, SQL, etc.)


In-depth graphic design.

User interface design.

Advertising and marketing.

Information architecture.

Management of e-commerce.

Front-end web code such as HTML and JavaScript.


Business systems analysis.

Business software packages.


Desktop GIS software for analysis, query, and visualization (e.g., ESRI's ArcView).

WEB-based GIS application interfaces and data presentation.

Desktop or Workstation GIS advanced software for data creation, geo processing, and conversion (e.g., ESRI's Arc Info).

Geo-locational and Geo-relational dataset concepts and database structures.

Engineering/surveying principles and practices as related to GIS and GPS (global positioning systems) applications.

Interface and integration of GIS database systems with other public enterprise systems such as permitting, licensing, and financial systems.

Skill to: (All Categories)

Install, configure, upgrade and maintain hardware and software, including that related to local and wide area networks.

Perform hardware modifications such as chip replacement and board swaps.

Troubleshoot and resolve network hardware and software problems.

Use and maintain networking test equipment.

Ability to: (All Categories)

Read and prepare clear and concise reports and technical documents.

Work with minimal supervision.

Provide effective customer service.

Develop and recommend cost effective improvements for technical systems.

Implement systems based on design specifications and instructions.

Evaluate and recommend purchase of computer equipment, services and supplies.

Analyze, design, program, test, debug, document and maintain various systems and


Develop procedures and means of storage for archiving data.

Required Education and Experience

Each applicant must have completed an Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in computer science, information technology, computer programming, criminal justice, geography or a related field. In addition, each applicant must have one year of professional paid work experience performing work similar to that listed under "Examples of Work Performed."


Each applicant must have completed 45-quarter credit hours from an accredited college or university with 30 of the 45 credit hours being in computer science, information technology, and/or computer programming. In addition, each applicant must have two years of professional paid work experience performing work similar to that listed under "Examples of Work Performed". A certification program, such as a Novell or Windows NT engineer, may substitute for one year paid work experience (completion of other certification programs not listed will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis).


Must have a valid Driver's License for some positions.

Some positions may require a criminal background investigation and fingerprinting due to the sensitive nature of the work.

May be required to work irregular hours and be on-call.


Military education and experience may be substituted for college level course work at the lower and upper division baccalaureate and graduate levels and apprenticeship training at the vocational certificate level on a case by case basis based on the American Council on Education (ACE) Military Guide recommendations.

Working and Physical Conditions

Environmental Conditions: Office environment, exposure to computer screens; travel to sites within the City/Hamilton County may be required.

Physical Conditions: Duties require maintaining physical condition necessary for sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time; general manual dexterity; must be able to operate assigned vehicle (as required).

The below information is solely intended as a summary of the benefits available and is subject to change. Not all benefits listed are available for every position. Benefits can vary depending on appllicable labor agreements and/or salary plan. For specific questions, contact the HR Contact indicated on the Job Posting.

The City of Cincinnati offers its employees competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package designed to actively attract and retain quality employees' to add additional value to the City of Cincinnati's workforce. A summary of these benefits for full-time employment is listed below. This is a general listing of benefits for all employees and is not intended to be a comprehensive listing for all bargaining units.

The City offers a variety of training programs, ranging from job-specific skills such as computer and equipment instruction, to helping supervisors improve their management techniques.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The City of Cincinnati is dedicated to providing equal employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation or transgendered status, or ethnic, national or Appalachian origin, or on the basis of any other category protected under federal, state and local laws.


The City of Cincinnati has 10 paid holidays annually that include:

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King Day

President's Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Veterans' Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day after Thanksgiving


Health Insurance

The Cincinnati 80/20 Plan is offered to all City of Cincinnati employees and eligible dependents. The 80/20 medical plan is administered by Anthem and prescription drug coverage is administered by OptumRx.

Eligible dependents include:

Legal Spouse or Equal Partner

Child (natural child, adopted child, and/or child who the group has determined is covered under a "Qualified Medical Child Support Order")


Child for whom the employee or employee's spouse/equal partner is a legal guardian

Group Life Insurance

City employees that are in the non-protective services can participate in a flex term life insurance and long term disability plan. Premiums are determined by age, amount of coverage, and tobacco use.

Flexible Benefits Plans

Healthcare Flex Spending Account

City employees can participate in the Healthcare Flex Spending Account that can be used to pay out-of-pocket medical, prescription, dental, and vision care expenses for employees and family member. Participants can set aside up to $2,500/year in pre-tax payroll deductions.

Dependent Care Flex Spending Account

City employees can participate in a Dependent Care Flex Spending Account that can be used to pay work-related dependent care expenses. Participants can set aside up to$2,500/year for a single person or married person filing separately and up to $5,000 for a married couple or single person filing head of household in pre-tax payroll deductions.

Transportation Expense Reimbursement Account

City employees can participate in a Transportation Expense Reimbursement Account (TERA) that can be used to reimburse expenses related to traveling to and from work. Participants can set-up a pre-tax payroll deduction up to $230/month.

Healthy Lifestyles Program

City employees can voluntarily participate in a wellness incentive program that encourages and rewards employees and their spouses/equal partners for making positive choices for better health. The City of Cincinnati will contribute up to$500/year to a Health Reimbursement Account for each the employee and their spouse/equal partner for meeting specified program goals. These dollars can be used to offset qualified out-of-pocket medical expenses.

Integrated Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)

This is a voluntary program that serves as an alternative healthcare option to the traditional medical plan. If you have alternate group health coverage available to you through a spouse, equal partner, another job, or a non-city retirement plan, you may qualify for an annual reimbursement of up to $10,000 to offset the cost of enrolling in the other plan and your out of pocket expenses associated with that plan.

Retirement Plan

The City provides a defined benefit pension plan for part-time and full-time employees. New hires and re-hired employees are required to participate in the City of Cincinnati's Retirement System (CRS), regardless of previous participation in an Ohio State pension system or any another state or federal pension system. CRS is funded by employer and employee contributions, and investment returns from plan assets. CRS provides retirement and health care benefits subject to eligibility requirements. The following groups are excluded from participation in CRS: Mayor and Members of City Council; Sworn Police & Fire; Police Recruits; and Rehired Ohio Police & Fire Retirees.

Deferred Compensation

The City offers employees a choice of two tax-deferred retirement savings programs, Ohio Public Employees Deferred Compensation (OPEDC) program and ICMA Retirement Corporation (ICMA-RC). Both programs allow employees to build a retirement nest egg through voluntary, pre-tax payroll deductions. A broad range of investment options are available to select from.


By completing this supplemental evaluation you are attesting that the information you have provided is accurate. Any information you provide may be reviewed by the Human Resources staff and hiring department(s). Any misstatements or falsification of information may eliminate you from consideration or may result in dismissal. The Human Resources staff will verify that you meet the minimum qualifications as outlined in the job posting, based on the information provided in your application and in these answers. Please indicate you have read and agree with this information.

  • Yes, I understand and agree


    Which best describes your level of education?

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Associate's Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Master's Degree

  • Graduate Studies

  • Doctoral Degree

  • None of the above


    If you are a current City of Cincinnati employee, what is your CHRIS ID number?


    I understand and agree that this position requires the following abilities. 1) Ability to obtain and maintain certification by Ohio Law Enforcement Automated Data Systems (LEADS) and FBI NCIC, which requires fingerprinting and criminal background investigation. 2) Ability to work irregular hours and be on call. 3) Ability to act in compliance with the City's information security policy, contracts/license agreements, administrative regulations and related standards and procedures in the Human Resources Policies and Procedures. 4) Ability to maintain positive working relationship with coworkers, customers, and senior management to understand business issues and their environment. 5) Ability to obtain a valid driver's license.

  • Yes, I understand and agree.


    I understand I am responsible for maintaining the accuracy of my application with my contact information, including my street address, email address, and telephone numbers by contacting Crystal Jackson at

  • Yes

  • No


    Do you understand notifications regarding this position will be sent via email, therefore, it is your responsibility to check your personal email, Government Jobs mailbox, SPAM, JUNK, and CLUTTER FOLDERS for any and all communication sent regarding this position ?

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  • No


    I am responsible for maintaining the accuracy of my contact information, including my street address, email address, and telephone numbers. My failure to maintain accurate contact information may result in me not receiving information regarding this job announcement and/or may result in me not receiving further consideration for this employment opportunity. To update this information, visit, click on the "career seekers" link, and follow the prompts. For technical difficulties, contact NEOGOV support at 855-524-5627. Please indicate you have read and agree with this information.

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City of Cincinnati


805 Central Avenue Suite 200 Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202