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State of Montana IT Systems Administrator 1 in Helena, Montana

Why live in Helena, Montana? * Helena is surrounded by rolling hills and lofty mountains and is tucked below the Continental Divide. * It is a relatively quiet place to call home where small-town living collides with outdoor adventure. * Helena has a rich history and was originally founded as a gold camp during the Montana gold rush. Why should you keep reading and consider working here? We know you have other work options, but we ask you to consider working with us at the State of Montana Department of Administration in the State Information Technology Services Division (SITSD). Our mission to provide shared IT services to support the needs of the state and citizens of Montana. We offer an innovative and collaborative work environment where employees are valued and supported. In addition, our employees have the opportunity to be involved in some of the most exciting and innovative IT projects and initiatives in development within Montana state government. What is this career opportunity? The State Information Technology Services Division provides a valuable service to the whole of state government by utilizing theServiceNowplatform to automate and streamline business processes to facilitate greater efficiency in the work public sector employees do. In this position, you will work closely with a wide-variety of business areas in state government to translate their business needs into sound solutions with technology. The successful incumbent should have strong people and soft skills to communicate with stakeholders at many levels. Additionally, the successful incumbent should possess the technical aptitude to develop IT workflow solutions using current technology you will be trained on. What are we looking for? Minimum Education and Experience: * * An associate’s degree with coursework in software development and modification; AND * Applicable experience utilizing a SAAS product to support business needs; OR * Alternate combinations of education and experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. *Competencies: * /Knowledge of:/ * Business process improvement best practices; * General business concepts and how information technology can improve efficiencies; and * IT workflow concepts. * JavaScript * Database concepts /Ability to:/ * Gather requirements from a variety of business areas; * Develop IT workflow solutions to improve business efficiency; * Communicate effectively with a diverse, and often non-technical, audience with the goal of translating their business needs into IT solutions utilizing the ServiceNow platform. *Does this sound like you? * Please tell us how and why by submitting your resume, cover letter, and three professional business references. (Please Note: You do not need to complete the “work experience” or the “education & certifications” portion of the application process in our recruiting system. You only need to upload the requested documentation.) What can you expect from us in return for your hard work? * Work/life Balance * Health Coverage * Retirement plans * Paid Vacation and Sick Leave and Holidays * And more… Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – Employment with the State of Montana may qualify you to receive student loan forgiveness under the PSLF. *Other important information to be aware of. * This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check. * Only online applications are accepted. By applying online, you are able to receive updates and monitor the status of your application. Job: Information Technology/Computer Science* *Title: *IT Systems Administrator 1 Location: Helena Requisition ID: 21141443