Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Business Administration, or a field related to the work AND five (5) years full-time experience in operating system design and development, acquisition, database or data communication development or similar information technology in a large, multi-processing environment, including two (2) years of supervisory/management experience. Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the “Education” and “Work Experience” sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see attached resume" on your application.
Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.
Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent on the results of a pre-employment drug examination.
Plans, organizes, assigns, supervises, reviews, and evaluates the work of professional, technical support and operational staff. Recommends selection of staff; trains staff and provides for their professional development; administers discipline as required. Develops and implements goals, objectives, policies, procedures, and work standards for the division; prepares and administers the division's budget. Participates in long and short-term departmental strategic planning; maintains performance measurements toward meeting objectives of the departmental strategic plan. Maintains current knowledge of hardware and software options; recommends modifications and upgrades to management staff to improve effectiveness and efficiency of operation. Contributes to the overall quality of the division's service provision by developing and coordinating work teams and by reviewing, recommending and implementing improved policies and procedures. Interacts with the other Division Managers of the department to ensure smooth and efficient customer service delivery of all products and services. Maintains accurate records and files; prepares user instructions, documentation, correspondence, and a variety of written materials. Uses standard office equipment in the course of the work; may drive a motor vehicle or arrange for appropriate transportation in order to attend off-site meetings and visit various work sites.
Oversees systems administration and related support to the County's, department's or agency's large scale, multiple computer system; ensures that operating systems are current and optimal to meet the needs of customer departments. Oversees multi-shift, multi-processing multiple computer system operations, help desk and customer support, and data control functions. Oversees and provides first-level support for personal computer and network customer operational support and training activities; direct the installation of all County, departmental or agency personal computers and local area networks. Plans and evaluates data communication hardware and software requirements; directs purchase and installation of such equipment. Coordinates the installation of centralized computer hardware and such associated elements as power and cooling. Confers with County department representatives and members of other local agencies regarding hardware and software purchases and upgrades; evaluates vendors and recommends options; reviews all computer-related purchase requests prior to processing by Purchasing staff.
Oversees information technology projects; sets priorities and timelines and ensures that projects meet customer requirements. Oversees the work of consultants who are contracted to supplement IT project activities; negotiates and develops contracts for professional services. Determines the standard approaches, funding requirements, project management techniques and appropriate methodology for information technology projects. Ensures that quality assurance and security elements are incorporated into systems development projects. Provides project reporting and customer communication on all phases of project activity. Assists in defining the County's information technology program including participating and contributing to the development and execution of the Enterprise IT strategic plan. Confers with County department representatives and members of other local agencies, regarding business needs, functional requirements and resource needs and recommends options. Determines project goals and requirements including size, scope, funding, IT and customer departmental staff and time frames needed to successfully initiate, implement and maintain information system projects. Determines project approach and develops detailed project plans, budgets, charters, and time schedules to successfully implement approved systems; communicates project requirements and assigns project phases to technical project teams. Identifies and selects vendors; negotiates vendor contracts and price agreements; writes and submits final project proposals to CIO and other senior management for review and approval.
Oversees information technology business application projects; sets priorities and timelines and ensures that projects meet customer requirements. Oversees the work of consultants who are contracted to perform business application enhancement and maintenance activities; negotiates and develops contracts for professional services. Determines the standard approaches, funding requirements, project management techniques and appropriate methodology for application enhancement and maintenance projects. Ensures that quality assurance and security elements are incorporated into application enhancement and maintenance projects. Monitors, tracks and reports on application effectiveness and availability. Provides project reporting and customer communication on all phases of project activity. Assists in defining the County's information technology program including participating and contributing to the development and execution of the enterprise information technology strategic plan. Oversees the development of documentation and customer training to ensure the most effective and efficient use of systems and programs. Confers with County department representatives and members of other local agencies regarding hardware and software purchases and upgrades; evaluates vendors and recommends options.Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.
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