Lead Programmer-Analyst (SL3)

Lead Programmer-Analyst (SL3)

This title is in the unclassified service and in the SUNY Professional Services Negotiating Unit.

As a family the Computing Services positions provide technical guidance and professional administrative support to program managers, department heads or administrative officers, faculty, support staff and students of the University. Distinctions among classes within the group are based primarily upon the incumbent's level of involvement in applications programming, systems analysis and/or systems programming, respectively. The degree of supervision given or received, technical complexity of work, autonomy in making program decisions, and educational and experiential prerequisites are all valid criteria in classifying a position within the series. Classification actions on these positions are not mutually exclusive, and a large department or division may have several individuals working in one or more of these titles.

As a class, can be distinguished from other titles in this series in that incumbents are primarily responsible for more complex applications programming, rather than systems analysis or systems programming. Programming responsibilities are of a technical nature, although aimed at solving administrative problems, often involving special projects within a department or division. Typical duties may include:

Incumbents may also be responsible for supervising and training Programmer-Analysts. Duties in the systems analysis and systems programming areas, respectively, often include:

Preferred Qualifications:

A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related area, and two (2) to three (3) years of applicable programming experience. Ability to formulate programming code in more than one programming logic may frequently be required.

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