The City of San Jose is searching for an Information Technology Manager. Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Transportation, the Information Technology (IT) Manager will have direct responsibility for Department of Transportation (DOT) Strategic Priority #4: Innovation and Technology to Advance Priorities. The IT Manager will plan, lead, manage, and execute the technology and innovation efforts of DOT. The ideal candidate is a results-driven professional with previous experience as an IS/IT Manager. The successful candidate will be a highly effective communicator who is able to build solid working relationships with management, peers and staff. Candidates should possess superior long-term planning and project implementation experience and a commitment to high quality, effective customer service. Experience in the rollout and maintenance of major new initiatives is expected, as well as the ability to translate complicated IT issues into understandable terms. The ideal candidate will have an appreciation for the complexities of DOT operations, and will strategically assess the competing priorities of the Department’s IT projects, determine what is reasonable to implement, and clearly articulate the merits of keeping abreast of new technology improvements and efficiencies to Department leaders.
Resumes will be reviewed on a continuous basis.