MO Project: Contextual Branding

Information Technology Specialist II

Information Technology Specialist II

Job Posting Number: 
Opening Date: 
Closing Date: 
Job Location: 
Jefferson City - Cole County
Merit Type: 
Salary Range: 
$2,355.00 – $3,296.00 semi-monthly
Position receives State benefits including health care, retirement, and vacation
IT Specialty: 
Project Management

To Apply

Send Resume, cover letter, complete transcripts and DD214 (if applicable) to: 
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: 

Project Management: Exercises considerable independence, judgment, and initiative in leading projects. Demonstrates the following skills: critical thinking, problem solving, planning and organizing, decision-making, communication, team work, delegation, influencing and leading, and conflict management. Skilled at both the Traditional style of Project Management and Agile Project Management. Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with Project Management Office (ITSD-PMO). Facilitate preliminary planning, including but not limited to: Business Case Document, System Requirements, Cost/Benefit Analysis, Feasibility Study, including the total cost of ownership. Facilitate the definition of the Project including: Project Scope, Goals, and Deliverables. Define the Project Plan including: PM Methodology (Agile or Traditional) to be used, Project or Iteration Plan, Work Breakdown Structure, Resource Plan including Roles and Responsibilities, Risk Management Plan, Change Management Plan, Quality Control Plan, and Communication Plan. Oversee the entire Project Plan, including oversight of project timeline and budget, tracking project deliverables, submitting change orders, providing direction and support to project team, overseeing quality, monitor and report of progress to all stakeholders, identify problems or bottlenecks, and provide solutions.
Strategic Planning: While not directly responsible for ITSD-DOC Strategic Planning initiatives, this person will research, review, and make proposals for various development and business intelligence solutions. This person will influence decision-makers through the strategic planning processes.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

Project Management (Traditional and Agile), Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Planning and Organizing, Decision-Making, Communication, Team Work, Delegation, Influencing and Leading, and Conflict Management.

Important Information

Applicants must meet the following qualifications: 

NOTE: YOU MUST INCLUDE A COPY OF YOUR MOST CURRENT TRANSCRIPTS and resume, and e-mail to address provided.

Please include the job posting number when applying for this position.

Review the required skills and qualifications before applying for this position. Candidates must also complete an on-line application which can be found at

Applicants need to be eligible to work in the United States.