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Application Developer - Extended
Post Date: 04/15/2021
Close Date: 05/16/2021
Information Technology Department
Bismarck, ND

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$30,000 - $49,999


Job Description:
Are you passionate about application development? Do you believe that you can make the lives of people better with technology? If so, this may be your opportunity. The State of North Dakota is looking for an Application Developer to join our Data Division to support the creation and development of applications with both custom and standard connections within the cloud environment. The desired candidate will be a leader who enjoys working with people in a collaborative environment, who can learn quickly in a rapidly changing technology landscape, and who embodies the core values that we follow as public servants for the State of North Dakota: Gratitude, Humility, Curiosity, and Courage. This individual will help fulfill State of the North Dakota’s mission of empowering people, improving lives, and inspiring success!

Summary of Work:

The Application Developer will be responsible for developing and maintaining applications to facilitate and empower collaborative environments across the State of North Dakota. This includes having knowledge of all Microsoft Power Platform technologies including PowerApps, PowerApps Portals, Power BI, CDS/Dataverse, and Power Automate. The successful candidate will support the planning and development of these applications, as well as troubleshooting issues for end-users. The Application Developer will apply development best practices and design principles to create easy-to-use and maintainable applications. The individual must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills and be able to perform in a fast-paced, progressive and challenging environment. The Application Developer will work in a team environment and all team members are responsible for project success.

Duties and Tasks:

•Develop, test, modify, implement, and maintain or enhance Office 365 applications (Power Automate (Flow), Power Apps, Power BI, Dynamics 365,)

•Translate abstract business requirements into actionable technical requirements utilizing best practices within the Power Platform

•Assist in communicating new features released to users

•Update custom legacy applications to PowerApps solutions

•Coordinate with stakeholders and other system support sources to ensure compatibility and integrity of programs

•Make recommendations for the development of effective software application solutions

•Manage continuous improvement that exceeds customer expectations while assisting the agency in reaching World Class IT service delivery

•Drive innovation thru monitoring and evaluating emerging technologies to determine the impact on services and feasibility of implementation; ensure a high level of technology solutions to best serve customers’ needs.

Minimum Qualifications
Requires one of the following:

•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems or related field and one year of current and progressive experience involving moderately difficult programming and system analysis work.

•Associate’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related field, and three years of related experience as stated above may be substituted for the above bachelor’s degree and one year of experience requirement.

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to individuals with experience and knowledge in Microsoft Power Platform technologies.?

Contact Information:
Application Procedures:

Please make sure that your resume includes information to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as posted.? Your work history will not be given credit if North Dakota Information Technology cannot determine that you meet the minimum qualifications.
All application material must be received on or before the closing date by 11:59 pm and must include the following documents:
• Resume

North Dakota Information Technology does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
For more information or if you need an accommodation, please contact: Kari Sauer, North Dakota Information Technology: Email:?itdjobs@nd.gov?phone: (701) 890-5000, fax: (701) 328-3000 or TTY: 1-800-366-6888 or local at (701) 328-3190

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