Job Posting

Statewide Health Planning & Development Office



Final Filing Date: 3/30/2017

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Position Details

Job Control Details
Job Code #: JC-57799
Position #(s):
$5,824.00 - $7,885.00
$5,295.00 - $7,172.00
# of Positions: 1
Work Location: Sacramento County
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Department Information

As civil service employees, we are committed to serving the State of California.  As a contributing member of our organization, we promote and encourage the following values: Accountability; Communication; Community; Innovation; Integrity; Professionalism; Respect; Service; and Teamwork.


California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) is the leader in collecting data and disseminating information about California's healthcare infrastructure.  We promote an equitably distributed healthcare workforce, and publish valuable information about healthcare outcomes.  We also monitor the construction, renovation, and seismic safety of hospitals and skilled nursing facilities and provides loan insurance to assist the capital needs of California's not-for-profit healthcare facilities.


Department website:

Job Description and Duties

The Senior Information Systems Analyst (SISA) serves as Business Analyst and acts as a project leader on the most complex systems software and infrastructure projects; and assists stakeholders in defining, developing and documenting their business requirements. The BA also evaluates and documents complex architectures and system specifications reports. Performs gap analyses for updating systems and providing analytical information for new technologies. Possesses strong technical skills, business intelligence and an understanding of the needs of the customer. Acts as an interface between technology teams, management and business units in the investigation of new and emerging technologies that meet OSHPD’s business needs.

To see a complete duty statement, click on the link on the right side of the screen under “Additional Documentation”.


Duties will be adjusted according to the level of the applicant that is hired.

Working Conditions

Headquartered in downtown Sacramento, we are walking distance from the Lincoln Plaza Café at CalPERS, coffee shops, daily food trucks, and other restaurants.  We offer a discounted monthly parking garage option and some metered on-street parking.  In late spring 2017, we will be relocating just outside of downtown Sacramento with all new amenities including FREE PARKING.

Application Instructions

Completed applications and all required documents must be received by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered.

Final Filing Date: 3/30/2017

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (Applications and any applicable or required documents) must be submitted electronically through your CalCareer account at

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Statement of Qualifications - Your SOQ must be in narrative format, titled "Statement of Qualifications," and answer the following questions:
    1. Describe your experience performing business analysis.
    2. Describe your experience acting as a liaison between business and technical teams.
  • Resume is required and must be included.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Desirable Qualifications

In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
  • Enterprise technical components and the application of technologies to meet business needs.
  • Recognized Business Analysis techniques, methodologies, and software.
  • Recognized and State of California computer, network, and information security policies and procedures.
  • Strong technical skills, business intelligence and an understanding of the needs of the customer.
  • Current techniques of web application and database system analysis, design, development, implementation, and maintenance.
  • Current and emerging Information Technology (IT) concepts, practices, methods, principles.
  • Project planning and project management principles.


State employees may be eligible for health, dental, and vision benefits, as well as retirement programs and other benefits.  Click Here for more information on the CalHR website.

Contact Information

The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

  • Hiring Unit Contact:
    Lana Kustyn
    (916) 326-3994
  • Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

    EEO Contact:
    EEO Office
    (916) 326-3261
  • California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.


You must include (1) the classification title you are applying for, (2) “RPA #”16-152, and (3) your source of eligibility (i.e. List Eligibility, LateralTransfer, Reinstatement, SROA/Surplus, Training and Development, etc.) in the “Examination(s) or Job Title(s) for which you applying” section of your application. Applications received without this information may be disqualified.


If you are applying for a classification with an educational requirement that you are basing your eligibility on, you MUST provide a copy of your degree or transcripts as proof of meeting the education requirement from the classification specification (link on the right side of the screen under “Additional Documentation”). Example: if you applying for Staff Services Analyst based on your Bachelor’s degree, you must attach a copy of your degree, or transcripts showing the degree you obtained. Applicants who fail to provide this information may be disqualified.


Electronic applications through your CalCareer account are highly recommended. If you are unable to apply electronically, you may mail or drop off a hard copy of the application and required documents to:


Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development

Attn: Classification and Pay Unit

400 R Street, Suite 364

Sacramento, CA 95811-6213


Applications received via email or fax will not be accepted.

Are You Eligible for This Job?

If you do not currently have eligibility for this job, you may obtain eligibility by taking an examination.

Application Methods

You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • Electronic (through your CalCareer Account)
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