Job Overview

Summary

WHY IS THE IRS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK?
At the IRS, you will use your skills in accounting, business, finance, law enforcement, information technology, advocacy and more to help make America stronger. The IRS is one of the largest financial institutions in the world and the work we do helps fund America. We are counting on bright, talented and dedicated individuals like you to achieve our goals. You will be both challenged and supported so whether you are just starting out or looking for new opportunities, consider the IRS and start making a difference today.

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.
WHAT IS THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE (IRS)? The IRS is a bureau of the Department of the Treasury and one of the world's most efficient tax administrators. Yearly, the IRS collects more than $2 trillion in revenue and processes over 200 million tax returns. The IRS Mission is to provide the United States taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.
WHAT DOES AN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST (SYSTEMS ANALYSIS) DO? An Information Technology (IT) Specialist (Systems Analysis) is involved in local projects, or substantial national level projects, that involve assessing new systems design methodologies to improve software quality, or reviewing the impact of new systems design policies on the systems design process. In this position, you will deal with long-range plans, new cutting-edge technologies or issues, and may develop new policies or make significant changes to existing policies. Your knowledge and expertise will be called upon daily to resolve exceptionally complex and broad IRS problems or projects and critical issues.
WHAT IS THE IRS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIVISION?
The mission of IRS Information Technology is to provide leadership in the delivery of information technology solutions that anticipate and meet enterprise-wide needs by empowering employees to deliver customer-centered, value-creating systems, products, services, and support.
Three (3) Positions are located ACA Wide to be filled in any of the following locations:
New Carrollton, MD - Austin, TX - Dallas, TX or Farmers Branch, TX
This position will be filled through the Direct Hire Authority.  Applicants will be referred for consideration in the order they apply.
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WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov

Duties

As an Information Technology Specialist (Systems Analysis) you will:

  • Translate IRS business rules and processes into requirements.
  • Evaluate the feasibility of proposed new systems development projects.
  • Consult with customers to refine functional requirements.
  • Translate functional requirements into design specifications.
  • Determine best approaches for implementation within the technical environment.
  • Work with applications developers to isolate and solve design problems encountered during testing and implementation stages.