$139,000 - $153,000 yearlySacramento County Sacramento, Ca.
Jul 11, 2019Full time
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. Under limited direction, the Information Technology Division Chief plans, organizes, coordinates and directs the operation of a division within the Department of Technology or in an organization with an information technology (IT) program. The duties involve providing overall leadership, direction, and guidance for the development and operational activities regarding the County's computerized information systems and telecommunications in compliance with County goals and business objectives. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of: Principles and practices of management and organizational theory, including planning, organizational design, business finance, business development, project management, and organizational effectiveness Principles and practices of supervision, discipline, leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations Operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Principles and practices of public administration as it relates to the management of computer systems operation and support, local and wide area data communications and a variety of telecommunications systems Principles of advanced computer technology and platforms and systems development life cycles Principles and techniques of software and systems quality assurance and control Principles and practices of technical problem solving Principles of business system applications and computer data processing Ability To: Select, supervise, train, and evaluate staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and review the work of subordinate staff Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues Work independently, prioritize work, coordinate activities and meet critical deadlines Develop, monitor, and interpret budgets and other financial documents Plan, manage, and complete complex work assignments Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations Apply customer services skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Gain cooperation through discussion and persuasion Interpret and summarize a variety of data Exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of information Direct, coordinate, and manage IT related activities Recognize and analyze problems, develop recommendations and alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions, and oversee corrections in support of goals Read and comprehend technical reports to understand trends or areas for improvement Understand highly complex IT systems and issues Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information systems, business administration, public administration, or other closely related field; AND Three years of full-time paid experience at a management level that includes managing, planning, organizing, directing, supervising, and coordinating the work of one or more major functional units of enterprise, client/server or desktop network and systems organization. This experience must include responsibility for budget development, oversight, and control. Note: Additional qualifying full-time paid experience as described above may substitute for the Bachelor's Degree on year-for-year basis. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here (Download PDF reader) or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Criminal History and Background Check The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work weekends, holidays, and non-routine hours. Travel occasionally. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Gary Munson https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sacramento/jobs/2494937/information-technology-division-chief?keywords=Information%20Technology%20Division%20Chief&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs