Add your resume and apply to jobs with your Glassdoor profile. Create Profile. Job. Chief Technology Officer ndash City of Arlington, Texas (389,000). A rapidly growing and vibrant community located in the greater Dallas ndash Fort Worth area, Arlington has experienced considerable residential, commercial and employment growth in the last 25 years. The City is nationally recognized as one of the ldquoBest Places to Raise a Familyrdquo in the U.S., and Arlingtonrsquos entertainment district is the envy of Texas as it hosts world-class sports teams and premiere amusement parks. The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is responsible for providing executive leadership in the planning, coordinating and supervising of the cityrsquos robust network of data and information technology operations. The CTO oversees a department of 67 full-time personnel, several outsourced service contracts, and develops and maintains an IT structure that supports the needs of the City. Reporting directly to the Deputy City Manager, the CTO collaborates with the Cityrsquos department directors to advance a strategic direction for the Cityrsquos use of information technology. The City has approximately 2,500 employees the IT department maintains over 400 applications and 607 servers. Other resources include three data centers, 264 miles of fiber optic cable, and more than 5,100 user accounts. The Director oversees a 14 million operating budget, and an annual capital equipment outlay of more than 1.5 million. The position requires Extensive knowledge of information technology operations and general practices, including current developments and innovations relevant to municipal government. Excellent communication skills and significant career success in building collaborative, effective relationships across departments. Experience in strategic planning, project management and complex problem solving with the ability to work effectively in a wide variety of governmental disciplines. Minimum requirements include A bachelorrsquos degree in computer science, information technology, business management, or related field. A Masterrsquos degree is preferred. Five ndash seven years of progressively responsible experience in information technology including five years experience in managing technical personnel. Starting salary 137,969 ndash 159,753 +- plus exceptional benefits.. Glassdoor has millions of jobs plus salary information, company reviews, and interview questions from people on the inside making it easy to find a job that's right for you.
Associated topics: computer science, database architecture, db2, hadoop, information technology infrastructure library, java, sdlc, security, shell, sw
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