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Date:  Oct 3, 2023
Req ID:  21256

Little Rock, AR, US, 72201

Anticipated Starting Salary:  51762

Open until filled


Position Information

Class Code: D054C

Grade: IT05


Salary Range: $51,761.00 - $75,054.00


The Computer Support Coordinator is responsible for a wide range of activities related to organizing individuals and projects involving computer support such as the development, implementation, maintenance, and utilization of microcomputer and mainframe systems. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


Provides general supervision of professional and administrative staff by reviewing project assignments and work performed, recommending subordinates for hiring, promotions, terminations, and conducting performance evaluations. Directs user inquiries regarding computer software and hardware operations to appropriate staff for resolution of problems. Organizes implementation of new or upgraded software programs or hardware installations with other agency/institution departments. Researches new technology and methodology and evaluates new products to determine their usefulness to agency users. Recommends changes or updates in programming, documentation, and training to address system deficiencies and user needs. Trains other employees in system operation and maintains system instructional manuals and supplies. Refers major hardware or software problems or defective products to vendors or technicians for service. Performs other duties as assigned.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the limitations and use of mainframe and microcomputer hardware and software. Knowledge of supervisory practices and techniques. Ability to analyze computer system problems or errors and devise corrective measures. Ability to write moderately complex applications to fulfill requirements or select appropriate off-the-shelf software and modify to suit the agency or institution. Ability to read and interpret technical literature and evaluate product acceptability and/or quality. Ability to analyze and resolve computer system problems and devise corrective measures. Ability to configure and install computer hardware and software for users. Ability to manage disk space for micro, mini, or personal computer systems to ensure effective utilization of data, space, and equipment. Ability to supervise subordinate staff.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field; plus four years of experience in computer support including one year of supervisory experience. OR Completion of technical training in computer science, data processing, or a related field acquired from a vocational, military, or industrial setting plus seven years experience in computer support including one year of supervisory experience. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Ability to develop, implement, maintain and enhance diverse programs, under guidance. 
  • Able to work in a group, as a team and give constructive input even if yours differs from other members. 
  • Able to be given a task and see it through to completion with little supervision required. 
  •  Two (2) or more years’ experience in Microsoft Visual Studio coding in Visual Basic (VB)/C-  Sharp (C#) (8, 10, or higher). 
  • Two (2) or more years’ experience in developing Web Sites/Web Applications systems/applications using Visual Studio and Active Server Pages (Classic ASP). 
  • One (1) or more years’ experience in Web development. 
  • One (1) more years’ experience in Microsoft Access.  
  • Experienced in converting/migrating older versions of Visual Studio to newer versions. 
  • Experienced in converting/migrating Microsoft Access to Visual Studio applications. 
  • Experienced in Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) database objects (Tables, Views, Stored Procedures, etc.) creation and maintenance. 


The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock