CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

1E77
PROGRAMMER ANALYST III

Specialties:
(COBOL) (FORTRAN) (NATURAL) (General)



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is full performance level computer programming and analysis work. Employees in this class are assigned the most complex computer analysis and programming projects and are expected to complete assignments and resolve problems with limited direction. Employees are assigned permanent systems responsibilities and satisfy computer requirements of users. Employees specialize in a designated computer language, or use one or more designated computer languages, including fourth generation languages. Employees work in environments in which there is at least a mini-computer and employees working in that environment may serve as the department's only computer programmer analyst. An employee serving as a department's sole programmer analyst is directed by an administrative supervisor. Employees in other environments work under the direction of a technical supervisor.



TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)



REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

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 eighteen (18) 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

NOTE:
Employees with permanent status in the class listed below as of 8/23/89 can substitute extra experience as specified above for the required education.



PAY RANGE: EP21
Class Established: 11/1958

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 9/1995 ; Ad Board - 12/1995

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 1E77