Gloucester County has an immediate opening for a Chief Information Technology Officer. We are seeking a strategic and forward-thinking, IT professional who can direct the information technology efforts for the County government, Constitutional offices, and other partners, including consultative services for Gloucester County Public Schools (GCPS). The Chief Information Officer leads the County's Information Technology (IT) function, performs complex professional and administrative work in the planning, development, implementation, and maintenance of information and telecommunications systems and related information resources operations. Responsible for IT staff, project implementations, infrastructure, networks, communications, telephone systems, websites, office automation systems, IT hardware and management of the portfolio of software systems and technical solutions across the enterprise. Reports to the County Administrator.
This position is open until filled; all interested applicants should apply without delay. First review of applications will begin Monday, 8/26/2019.
Possession of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Public Administration or related field of study.
Six (6) or more years of progressively responsible supervisory level experience in information technology, five (5) years of which must have been in a management capacity.
Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
Experience with Cognos Business Intelligence and/or Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) is preferred.
Possession of a valid driver's license; possess and maintain a driving record that meets established Gloucester County Driving Standards.
Additional preferred certifications include: Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Cisco Certified Network Associate/Professional (CCNA/CCNP), Project Management Professional (PMP), and/or Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP).
To be considered for this position, your online application must include your cover letter, resume and professional references. A minimum of 3 professional references MUST be listed on the application. (Note: Professional references should include job title, company name and address, phone numbers and email address if available.)