Current Job Opportunity


August 12, 2015

Closing Date

September 9, 2015

Position Number


Position Title

Senior Court Analyst I
*Pending Possible Reclassification

Job Location

Office of the State Courts Administrator, Court Services, Tallahassee, Florida

Salary Range

$3,651.17 - $4,016.28 (Monthly*)

Job Description

This is a professional position responsible for assisting in the collection, processing, maintenance and analysis of data and statistical information for the use in the management of court programs and operations. The position will participate in all aspects of the Data Administration.  The position will serve as a team member on a variety of projects developing computer programs to process and warehouse data, managing data quality, assisting end users in transmitting and receiving data, monitoring server backups and identifying areas for process improvement.

Education and Training Guidelines

Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended educational level on a year-for-year basis and additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis.  

Bachelor’s degree in statistics, social sciences or a closely related field and three years of related experience, including extensive knowledge of the Florida Courts System.

Bachelor’s degree in economics, statistics, mathematics, data management, information technology or a closely related field and one year of relevant experience preferred.


Data Responsibility:
Directs others in major events and reports on activities and results.

People Responsibility:
Provides assistance to people to achieve task completion; may instruct or assign duties to coworkers.

Assets Responsibility:
Requires minimum responsibility for only small quantities of low cost items or supplies where opportunities for achieving economies or preventing loss are negligible.

Mathematical Requirements:
Uses practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions, measurements, or logarithms; may use algebraic solutions of equations and equalities, deductive geometry, and/or descriptive statistics.

Communications Requirements:
Reads and interprets advanced professional materials; writes complex reports and papers; speaks to high level professional groups.

Complexity of Work:
Performs work involving the application of principles of logical thinking, scientific or legal practice to diagnose or define problems, collect data and solve abstract problems with widespread unit or organization impact; requires sustained, intense concentration for accurate results and continuous exposure to unusual pressure.

Impact of Decisions:
Makes decisions with moderate impact - affects those in work unit.

Equipment Usage:
Handles machines, tools, equipment, or work aids involving moderate latitude for judgment regarding attainment of standard or in selecting appropriate items, such as computers, peripherals, or software programs such as word processing, spreadsheets or custom applications.

Safety of Others:
Requires some responsibility for safety and health of others and/or for occasional enforcement of the standards of public safety or health.

Special Comments

Proficiency in the use of Structured Query Language (SQL) required. Programming and analytical experience required.  Experience with the Python programming language and unix tools/Powershell environment desirable. SAS, Perl, R, VBA or other languages a plus. A basic understanding or counting principles and strong experience in data scrubbing and validation techniques.

How to Apply

Submit/upload a current and complete State of Florida Employment Application to the People First Service Center online at

For additional information, please contact: 

PJ Stockdale
OSCA – Court Services
500 South Duval Street
Tallahassee, FL  32399-1900
Telephone: 850-410-1523

An application must be submitted for the position listing the appropriate class title and position number for which you are applying. Your application must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date.

The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information or disability.

If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process, please call the contact person at the number indicated for each respective position. Persons using a TDD may call the contact person through the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771.