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Supplemental Questionnaire

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SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE

PBT-1054-079706

1054 PRINCIPAL IS BUSINESS ANALYST - BACKEND DEVELOPER

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY AS THEY CONTAIN INFORMATION THAT MAY AFFECT YOUR EXAMINATION SCORE AND RANK ON THE ELIGIBILE LIST: 

The purpose of this Supplemental Questionnaire (SQ) is to describe your training and experience as they relate to the knowledge, skills, and abilities linked to the essential functions of this 1054 Principal IS Business Analyst - Backend Developer (please refer to the job announcement for a more detailed description of these knowledge, skills and abilities).

Only the information you provide in your answers to these questions will be evaluated to determine your score in the selection process for this position. No attachments or additional documents such as resumes, cover letters, or employment applications will be considered (i.e. Writing ‘see resume’ or ’N/A’ is not a sufficient response).

The SQ will be presented to an expert review panel for an assessment and will be used as the examination process to determine candidates' score and rank on the eligible list. This Supplemental Questionnaire will account for 100% of the total weight of candidates’ final scores. Insufficient or non-responsive answers and/or answers that are plagiarized or have falsified information may result in disqualification from the recruitment process.

The responses that you provide to this questionnaire should be consistent with the information on your application, and are subject to verification.

If there is a question regarding experience that you do not have, try to include examples of similar experience that would demonstrate your ability or potential to perform the specific function. It is suggested that you review the questions before starting, prepare your thorough narrative style responses in a word processing document, and then paste them into the questionnaire. Responses should be sufficiently detailed to assist in evaluating your qualifications for this position. Please limit responses to one page unless otherwise instructed.

Again, please be complete and specific in answering the questions as your score will be based on this information.


 

By checking the following box, I acknowledge that I have read, understand, and agree to the above listed information regarding the supplemental questionnaire instructions.

 

1. Provide an example of a successful internet web based project that you were part of. Describe the project and your role. What made the project successful? What were some areas of opportunity?

 

1a. List the employer(s), your position(s), and date(s) where you gained the experience indicated in the previous question. If you do not have experience, type "none."

 

2. Describe your backend development experience on Drupal based websites which may include data management, website optimization, using virtual machines, and/or creating custom modules.  Describe the project, your role, and the outcome. How did your role affect the overall success of the project?

 

2a. List the employer(s), your position(s), and date(s) where you gained the experience indicated in the previous question. If you do not have experience, type "none."

 

3. Describe a project where you designed the architecture of a Drupal website.  Describe the project, your role, and the outcome. Why does Drupal require a database, and what types of databases are supported? Which of these have you worked with?

 

3a. List the employer(s), your position(s), and date(s) where you gained the experience indicated in the previous question. If you do not have experience, type "none."

 

4. Describe a time you have been a member of a team that struggled or failed to accomplish its goal? What assessment did you make of the reasons for the failure? How did you and your team respond to the failure?

 

4a. List the employer(s), your position(s), and date(s) where you gained the experience indicated in the previous question. If you do not have experience, type "none."

 

5. Provide an example of how working with a team has made your work better or easier. Provide an example of how you have made someone else's work better or easier within a team.

 

5a. List the employer(s), your position(s), and date(s) where you gained the experience indicated in the previous question. If you do not have experience, type "none."

 

CERTIFICATION. I hereby certify that the information provided to this self-certification is true and based on my training, skills and experience. I understand that any false or incorrect statements may result in my disqualification from the selection process for this position and/or dismissal from employment with the City and County of San Francisco.