CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

1E78
PROGRAMMER ANALYST PROJECT LEADER

Specialties:
(COBOL) (FORTRAN) (NATURAL)



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is computer programming and analysis work at the project leader level. Employees in this class perform the most advanced work and direct the activities of a team which would usually consists of three or less lower level programmer analysts during a series of projects. Employees are assigned permanent systems responsibilities and satisfy computer requirements of users. Employees work in the City's centralized computing agency or in an agency characterized by two multiple central processing units, mainframe computers, a network of telecommunication lines and provision of computing services by both mainframes to other city departments. Employees specialize in a designated computer language. Employees 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 classes listed below as of 8/23/89 can substitute extra experience as specified above for the required education.



PAY RANGE: EP23
Class Established: 6/1983
Latest Spec. Revision: 11/1989

PMcG/sr/ps


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 1E78