This position may offer the ability to work remotely, within Arizona, based upon the department's business needs and continual meeting of expected performance measures.
Come join the Arizona Department of Revenue, one of the 2022 Top Companies to Work For in Arizona! We are committed to our team-based work environment and culture; one that is unlike any other in state government. The Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) is consistently striving to recruit team members who are committed to providing quality services to the citizens of Arizona and are passionate about creating solutions to the ever-evolving decisions faced within state government. If you have a passion for service and are driven to “make things better”, please apply to join the ADOR team and assist the Grand Canyon State by exemplifying our mission of “Serving Taxpayers.”
This position is part of an Oracle support team currently supporting the Tax Accounting System (TAS) developed in Oracle Forms. This application is responsible for payment collections, payment distributions, and filing for all citizens and businesses within the State of Arizona. Qualified candidates should be proficient in SQL/PLSQL and Oracle Forms and have the proven ability to analyze, troubleshoot and provide documented solutions to resolve issues in a fast paced environment.
Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Supporting production systems; analyzing and resolving production problems in a timely manner; resolving end user service requests as assigned
-Developing new applications to meet functional and technical designs, resolving code/data issues
-Creates deliverables according to the Software Development Life-cycle such as functional and technical specifications, use cases, test cases, and system documentation
-Assists in training new hires and providing guidance to Junior Developers when required
-Oracle SQL/PLSQL, Forms/Reports, and Database Objects
-Considerable working knowledge of multiple programming languages, database management systems and multiple development platforms
-Release and configuration management
-Technologies and underlying principles
-Fundamentals of objects oriented and service software design principles
-Strong customer service
-Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication
-Analyzing highly complex client requests and designing and developing highly complex n-tier solutions object oriented, and or client/server solutions
-Performing complex problem analysis and identifying solutions
-Balance, prioritize and organize multiple tasks
-Work collaboratively in teams and across organizations
-Synthesize feedback and adjust plans accordingly
-Build strong relationships inside and outside the organization
-Research and analyze information
-Develop and write technical documentation
-Apply creative solutions to business problems to ensure business needs are most effectively met
-Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing, with customers and staff at all levels
-Learn and apply LEAN concepts, principles and tools used to create and deliver perspectives with fewest resources with continuous problem solving
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent plus 8 or more years of programming and analysis experience (or combined education and experience)
-Proven experience using SQL/PLSQL in a work environment
-Experience in UNIX/Linux shell scripting is a plus but not required
-Experience with Continuous Improvement or LEAN is preferred
The final candidate will be required to abide by the the following pre-employment checks:
-Employment Verification and Reference Checks
-State and Federal Criminal Background Check, including fingerprinting
-Arizona Tax Filing Records Check
-If applicable, ASEDRA Authorized Driver Identification Check
The State of Arizona provides a world class comprehensive benefits package including:
-Paid time off for holidays, sick days, annual leave, military leave, bereavement leave, and civic duty leave
-A robust and affordable insurance plan that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term, and long-term disability options
-Higher education discounts for State employees and tuition reimbursement up to $5,250 per fiscal year, available to seek further career advancement or certification in Continuing Professional Education
-Work-life balance and additional options for life betterment such as the Infant at Work Program, State Wellness Program, Public Transit Discounts, Alternate Work Schedules, and Telework opportunities
For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page
Top ranked Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) provides 100% employer matched contributions (enrollment eligibility will be effective after 27 weeks of State employment). ASRS provides a lifelong benefit based on years of service earned, or worked, and your ending salary. Learn more about ASRS at: https://www.azasrs.gov/content/new-and-prospective-members.
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting 602-716-6950. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.
Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.
If you have any questions, please contact the ADOR Human Resources office at email@example.com or at 602-716-6950 for assistance.
ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)
All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress. Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.
The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.