IT Specialist (Application Software)

Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)IT & Cybersecurity 3-5 Years

Job Description

Duties:

Participates in systems requirement reviews and coordinates with customer/functional representatives and other technical personnel to clarify requirements.

Prepares system change/programming specifications, and specifies programming instructions, inputs and outputs, structures, and other analytical products to document the functional and technical requirements.

Identifies alternative approaches to the design of current or proposed systems.
Identifies how system modifications or new systems or subsystems affect current systems; prepares cost analysis; establishes target completion dates; and prioritizes proposed system changes or developments.

Prepares design documents and participates in critical design reviews to study and verify impacts on current systems.

Prepares system documentation for purposes of improving software development processes in accordance with acceptable industry standards.

Performs staff assignments related to IT project planning, monitoring, and/or coordinating systems life cycle functions and analyzes and resolves system or software failures.

Ensures customer understanding through the preparation of technical guidance and training on software and computer use and capabilities.

Posted On

January 20, 2023