Harris CountyHouston 77002
Full Time

Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills. Excellent communication (written, verbal, and listening) skills.

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Sr. Developer, Document Management Application Development

Harris County
Full Time 24 per week 400-404 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77002, United States Apply before 9/26/2023 11:59


Position Overview:

Harris County Central Technology Services is seeking an experienced Enterprise Content and Records Management (ECRM) System Administrator Applications Developer. This is a new position that is responsible for assisting with the initial deployment of OpenText Content Suite application/workflow development, application/workflow support and for assisting with the on-going configuration, maintenance, and support of Harris County’s OpenText Content Management system.

This position requires a combination of technical, business analysis, and user support skills. The ideal candidate has 3-4 years of hands-on experience administering enterprise-wide content management systems in very large, geographically distributed environments. Also, the ideal candidate must also have excellent communication skills and feel comfortable working with technical and non-technical team members, customers, and management.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participate on the OpenText Content Server implementation team; complete OpenText Administration tasks as assigned

  • Day-to-day monitoring and support of OpenText environments (PROD, QA, and DEV) in a distributed Windows environment

  • Monitor system performance and capacity; take corrective or proactive measures as needed to ensure optimal performance of the system

  • Provide installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and upgrade of business solutions per vendor specification

  • Provide installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and upgrade of 3rd party integration products related to OpenText.

  • Work with Enterprise Managed Services team (server, database, network, and security) as necessary to maintain a stable environment that provides High Availability and Fail Over.

  • Work with technical personnel in remote data centers and provide them with technical guidance and assistance on installation and maintenance of OpenText.

  • Maintain disaster recovery procedures and participate in disaster recovery testing

  • Administer user groups, permissions, and security within the OpenText environment

  • Assist with authoring and management of Content Management System-related documentation for Harris County.

Harris County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 If you need special services or accommodations, please call (713) 274-5445 or email 

 This position is subject to a criminal history check. Only relevant convictions will be considered and, even when considered, may not automatically disqualify the candidate.



  • A bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field is required. Equivalent professional work experience in a related field will substitute for required degree on a year for year basis. 


  • 5+ years of experience working in the IT domain for a large corporate or public sector entity

  • 3-4 years hands on experience administering OpenText Content Server version 16.x, or 22.x

  • Strong knowledge of OpenText Content Server capabilities, including:

  • Content Server Fundamentals

  • Custom Views

  • Web Forms

  • Appearances

  • Live Reports

  • CIS Modeling

  • Taxonomy

  • Categories and Attributes

  • Users, Groups, and Security

  • Workflow

  • Web Reports

  • Enterprise Scan

  • OpenText Capture Center 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs):

  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Excellent communication (written, verbal, and listening) skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio

  • Ability to work well both as a member of a team and independently

Applicants for this position will be subject to a criminal background check that includes being fingerprinted. This applies to any position with network access to Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) or access to an area where CJIS is received, maintained, or stored either manually or electronically (i.e., custodian, maintenance).
 Automatic Disqualification:

  • Convictions, probation, or deferred adjudication for any Felony, and any Class A Misdemeanor 
  • Convictions, probation, or deferred adjudication for a Class B Misdemeanor, if within the previous 10 years 
  • Open arrest for any criminal offense (Felony or Misdemeanor) 
  • Family Violence conviction

 NOTE: Qualifying education, experience, knowledge, and skills must be documented on your job application. You may attach a resume to the application as supporting documentation but ONLY information stated on the application will be used for consideration. "See Resume" will not be accepted for qualifications.



  • Prior experience installing and configuring OpenText, or other content management system is a plus.