CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

1E64
SYSTEMS PROGRAMMER SUPERVISOR



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory level systems programming work installing and maintaining data bases/telecommunications network/operating systems and supervising subordinate systems programmers engaged in such work. Work is performed in a multi- system computer environment that includes multiple central processing units, a mainframe computer and a multi-line telecommunica- tions network. An employee in this class is responsible for maintaining efficient databases/telecommunications network/operating systems hardware and software configurations through monitoring, testing and modifying installed systems, trouble shooting and diagnosing system malfunctions, and providing problem resolutions. Keeping the entire system up and operating efficiently and insuring that the security and the integrity of the systems and databases are protected are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the direction of a technical superior.



TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)



REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILL IN:

ABILITY TO:



MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 3/89.)

Any combination of education and experience which has included completion of a bachelor's degree program which has included or has been supplemented by twenty-one (21) semester hours of course work in computer science, decision science or information science and which has been determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: EP25
Class Established: 3/1981
Latest Spec. Revision: 3/1989

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