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Supplemental Questionnaire

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All applicants are required to complete the Supplemental Questionnaire as part of the online application process. The purpose of the Supplemental Questionnaire is to determine whether applicants possess the minimum qualifications and the knowledge, skills and abilities in job-related areas that have been identified as critical for satisfactory performance in this position. The information provided should be consistent with the information on your application and is subject to verification.

This section of the application will be 100% of each candidate’s final score

Please provide a full response to each question below and address each section of each question – even if the response may appear redundant. Do not write, "See application" or “See resume” or “Cut and Paste” materials from your resume. Although brevity is desired and appreciated, short (2-3 sentence) answers are not sufficient to adequately answer the questions.  These materials will also be used to evaluate your written communication skills – a key requirement for this position.


Describe your experience with PeopleSoft and Oracle technology.  What is the latest version number (e.g. 9.2, 9.1, 9.0, 8.2) of PeopleSoft applications/modules (e.g. Payroll for North America, HCM/Human Resources, Benefits Administration) you have used?  List specific software products/tools/utilities and versions with dates of use (for example, January 20xx – July 20xx).


Describe your specific experience with the PeopleSoft Query tool.  Describe a complex query you wrote and why you consider it complex.  List specific versions with dates of use (for example, January 20xx – July 20xx).


Describe your experience as an Information Technology programmer.  List the specific SDLC (System Development Life Cycle) methodologies/tools you have used with dates of use (for example, January 20xx – July 20xx).


Describe one PeopleSoft applications project (e.g. pension, payroll, human resources), in which you were a team member.  What was your role?  What were your responsibilities?   



Describe your experience integrating or interfacing data stored in Oracle database tables with websites.



I hereby certify that I am the author of this questionnaire and that all information is true and is based on my education, training, skills, and experience. I understand that any false or incorrect statement may result in my disqualification from the 1064 IS Programmer Analyst - Principal exam and/or dismissal from employment with the City and County of San Francisco. I also understand and agree that any information provided is subject to verification.