The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) is a unique Government agency with a mission that is dedicated to training all U.S. Government (USG) personnel who are stationed at posts. The institute has global reach, with more than 60,000 annual enrollments from State and nearly 50 USG agencies. The institute provides training in languages, national security, leadership, stability operations for new hires. One of FSI’s strategic goals is to utilize technology to increase training effectiveness. FSI is also an Office of Personnel Management (OPM) authorized e-Training service providers and one of three Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approved providers of computer security training.
EIS supports the Information Technology Support Services (ITSS) to develop customized software solutions that deliver business value. EIS supports the design, development, and management of the external and internal applications and systems that allow the institute to leverage technology to increase access to training via Distance Learning (DL) and to maintain all course records.
Designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software.
Knowledge of programming languages such as C# and VB.Net, ASP.Net is required.
Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications.
Ensures compliance with Department of State's IT security standards.
Researches, tests, builds, and integrates enhancements or new products based on client requirements.
Coordinates conversion and/or integration projects.
Designs and develops new major software products or major enhancements to existing software.
Prepares and provides software-related documentation.
Provides status reports for ongoing work.
Coordinates and addresses problems of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms.
Consults with project teams and end users to identify application requirements.
Assists in the evaluation and recommendation of application software packages, application integration and testing tools.
Acts as team leader on projects.
Instructs, assigns, directs, and checks the work of other software developers on development team.
Facilitates change control, problem management, and communication among programmers and analysts.
Possesses and applies expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
Knowledge of Agile SCRUM.
Experience working with Visual Studio.
Experience with TFS 2015 .
Experience with MS SQL Server and writing queries.
Strong understanding of object-oriented design, web application architecture and relational database design.
EIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/V/Disabled.