IT Applications Engineer (Auditor General)

Date:  Apr 4, 2024


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Requisition No: 634483 

Agency: Florida Legislature

Working Title: IT Applications Engineer (Auditor General)

Position Number: 99999 

Salary:  Commensurate with experience. 

Posting Closing Date: 06/30/2024 

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The Florida Legislature

Florida Auditor General's Office

General Summary


This position’s responsibilities include developing, maintaining, upgrading, and supporting custom in-house applications using tools and languages such as Microsoft VisualStudio, .Net, JavaScript, SQL, HTML, and CSS. Responsibilities also include application testing and debugging, diagnosing and solving technical problems, and updating user documentation when necessary.


Examples of Work Performed    

  • Assists in developing, preparing, applying, and executing computer audit software for use computer-assisted audit techniques (CAATs) procedures.
  • Loads auditee data to server or mainframe as appropriate.
  • Completes requests, i.e., samples, detail lists, and range reports.
  • Submits output to auditor via electronic mail, spreadsheets or other appropriate medium.
  • Documents the entire process, reconciliation, requests, and programs for future use.
  • Assists in changing or creating job streams and the documentation to support those job streams.
  • Assists in analyzing and researching user queries and operational problems with assigned applications.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining end-user operating manuals.
  • Assists in designing and developing specifications for new data processing applications and for enhancements to existing components.
  • Assists in developing, debugging, enhancing, and modifying program code based on program specifications.
  • Assists in developing procedures for testing systems and debugging programs and preparing and conducting systems tests.
  • Assists in preparing file changes based on program specifications.
  • Assists in preparing documentation of programs and systems flow charts, narratives, test data, report formats, schedules, and job work flow.
  • Attends and participates in system walk-through sessions.
  • Performs other related duties as required.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities    


  • Knowledge of statistical applications and/or the principles, practices, and techniques of computer programming and analysis
  • Knowledge of information technology system requirements
  • Knowledge of computer programming languages
  • Knowledge of mathematics
  • Skill in the use of a personal computer
  • Ability to interpret technical information relating to computer programming and data processing
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and interpret data
  • Ability to process information logically
  • Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to handle confidential information
  • Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to work well as a team member
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work within deadlines
  • Ability to deal tactfully, courteously, and professionally with staff and auditees
  • Ability to make sound judgements and decisions


Minimum Qualifications (required)    


A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, one of the computer sciences, management information systems, or statistics; or


A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, and two years of relevant professional experience; or


Six years of relevant professional experience.


All Information Technology Audit Analyst positions are located in Tallahassee, Florida.



The minimum salary for IT Audit Analyst is $38,220.
The Auditor General offers a competitive benefits package.
Submission of Application    
Please visit the Careers Page on the Auditor General's Web site to view other IT related positions and to download an application.


Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify the Auditor General at (850) 412-2733.


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The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee