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Orange County is the home of exciting professional sports, a wide range of tourist attractions and quality venues for visual and performing arts. Orange County boasts a thriving business economy and a well educated work force.
The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation.
1 job(s) at Orange County, CA
County of Orange
Orange County, CA, USA
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree or higher in computer science, information systems and extensive experience in managing a complex large scale IT environment, including the following: IT Processing Platforms, Service Desk, Converged Voice and Data Network Systems, Data Centers, IT Security, and Disaster Recovery. In addition, the ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and/or experience in the following core competencies: TECHNICAL EXPERTISE
Managing and preparing multi-million dollar Information Technology infrastructures and projects, IT budgets, and Strategic Financial Plans (SFP)
Working with numerous clients with varying business operations on topics such as IT technology, financials, billings, contracts, and developing business requirements.
Developing and negotiating IT Request for Proposals (RFPs) and managing a large portfolio of IT Contracts
Applying advanced techniques of project management and coordination, for large IT projects: prioritizing competing demands, resource planning, budget estimation and preparation, technical report writing
Staying current on emerging and changing technology to identify and implement innovative IT solutions
Leveraging and managing and a robust team of internal staff teams and contractor staff in order to achieve operational goals.
Establishing and maintaining effective partnerships, through collaboration and information technology in support of the County
Managing the day-to-day responsibilities of a 24x7x 365 IT organization prudently.
Managing a large IT environment with 100+ locations and 10,000+ users.
Assigning clear authority and holding others accountable for goal achievement
Collaborating with clients and fostering a positive business relationship to meet all levels of IT service demands (technical, research & development and operations & maintenance)
Clearly discussing and conveying Information Technology concepts and terminology with both technical and non-technical staff at all levels within and outside the Department
Producing clear and concise written documents, emails, project status reports and briefs
Communicating effectively with various levels of the organization
PROBLEM SOLVING/ DECISION MAKING
Making strategic judgments and evaluating the impact of information technology decisions
Developing strategic, tactical and operating information technology plans which set technical direction, policy standards and objectives for OCIT
Analyzing problems and proposing solutions while dealing with changing priorities
Planning, organizing and implementing projects to meet established time frames