Job Overview

Summary

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of U.S. economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow.

The incumbent serves as a Financial Systems Analyst in the Office of Administrative Services, Business Technology Division, Branch as Assigned.  The incumbent provides financial and technical analysis and conducts special projects that relate to any Office of Administrative Services systems, including but not limited to Oracle, Discoverer, Travel Manager, Prism, webTA, Citidirect, and IPAC

Key Information:

- We offer opportunities for flexible work schedules.
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Duties

The following are the duties of this position at the GS-12.  If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

  • Participate in the management and maintenance of financial systems utilized by the Office of Administrative Services.  These systems are comprised of personal computers, terminal servers, interfaces, complicated and high-speed communications systems, and manual processes.   Tasks include: defining and writing requirements; developing project plans, conducting briefings, and training sessions; managing projects; identifying and recommending changes in the processes, manual and automated systems, and the accounting and processing controls; gathering and reporting on the status of projects; creating test scripts; testing; developing and writing quick reference guides for users; tracking technology developments and recommending changes to processes; acting as system administrator over systems running on personal computers or client servers. 
  • Participate in implementing new customers for OAS by identifying their accounting needs and setting up the financial systems to meet these needs.  This includes establishing user access, security groups, approval routings, business rules, tables and accounting structures in the financial systems.  The individual also assists on converting data from the customer's legacy systems to OAS's financial systems as applicable.
  • Analyze and test new upgrades and modules of the financial systems and provide recommendations to OAS  management on whether these items should be placed into production.  The individual also tests the various interfaces between the financial systems and provides recommendations on how they can be improved to reduce the amount of manual work required to process financial transactions.
  • Make formal presentations to staff, committees or customers, which are intended to persuade them to accept the OAS's position.  In some cases, the incumbent must convince resistant audiences to accept and implement new ideas.