Director, Information Technology

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San Diego Community College District Application for Employment

Director, Information Technology
Posting Details
Closing Date: 01/22/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Classification Title Director, Information Technology
Working Title Director, Information Technology Services
Recruitment Limits
Location District
Pay Information
Range 21 ($11,147.71 – $18,147.57) per month based on the current Management Salary Schedule.

Initial salary placement is commensurate with related experience and promotional rules. The District offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package including employer paid: medical, dental, and vision plans; sick and vacation leave; and opportunities for professional development. Initial Salary Placement, Promoted or transferred employees will be placed as specified in the Management Employees Handbook. This position is FLSA Exempt and may not accrue overtime. A temporary probationary period will be applied to the employee entering this assignment. The SDCCD Employment Web Page provides a link to employee collective bargaining agreements and handbooks, and more information about terms and conditions of employment to include salary and benefits

Position Equivalent FTE:
1.0 FTE

No. Months: 12 Months
Position Number: 011295
FLSA Status Exempt (does not accrue overtime)
Position Type Classified
Bargaining Unit Management
Range 21
Department Information Technology
The Position
Applications are currently being accepted, for Director, Information Technology Services in the Business and Technology Services division, located at District Office, due to a retirement of the current Director. Hours are Monday thru Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Selected candidate must be willing to adjust work days/hours based on the department’s needs.

The Director is responsible for all information technology services operations to ensure the technical and operational aspects of successful development, coordination and delivery of enterprise applications, infrastructure, academic and administrative technology, and customer service delivery for the District community.

Please note that an employee may be transferred to any site at the option of the Chancellor.

Classification Description
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Desired Qualifications
Please see Classification Description for further clarification of all required qualifications and examples of duties and functions for this senior level manager position.

Furthermore, preferred qualifications include Higher Education experience with strong preference for experience working with an ERP system’s life-cycle implementation in PeopleSoft’s HCM, Finance and Campus Solutions pillars.

Foreign Degree:
Applicants with foreign degrees from colleges or universities outside of the United States must have their coursework evaluated by a professional association that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or Academic Credentials Evaluation Institute, INC.(ACEI). A copy of the evaluation must be submitted with your on-line application.

Commitment to Diversity:
All applicants must have demonstrated cultural competency and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and staff.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
To ensure full consideration, qualified candidates must submit a complete online application that includes the items listed (extraneous material will not be reviewed). References to résumés or other uploaded documents within the online application will be considered an “incomplete” application; please enter “N/A” if any section does not apply.
Complete online application,
Cover Letter,
Résumé, AND
Three Professional References.

Position is open until filled. Applications received by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, January 22, 2021 are guaranteed to be reviewed by the screening committee. Any applications received after the deadline are not guaranteed to be reviewed.
Tentative Timeline (Subject to Change)
January 27, 2021 Screening Committee
February 22, 2021 and February 23, 2021: First Round Interviews
March 1, 2021 – Final Interview

Important: To ensure consistency and fairness to all candidates, please do not submit materials other than those requested (i.e., personal photo, articles you’ve written, etc). Please only upload requested documents using respective document name labels. Uploading extraneous materials, unless specifically requested within this posting, may result in your application not being reviewed. Only complete application packets will be forwarded to the committee.

Application materials sent via mail, fax, or e-mail will not be accepted.
Note that correspondence, including interview invitations, will be sent to you via e-mail.
All inquiries, nominations and applications will be held in the strictest confidence.
Conditions of Employment:
Employed on an initial contract of up to two (2) years that is eligible for renewal annually for up to a subsequent two-year period;
Submit “official” transcripts as stated on application (From all institutions listed in the online application);
Pass a pre-employment physical exam at the District’s expense;
Provide a Tuberculosis Clearance Certificate for initial appointment (Note: The certificate must be renewed every 4 years as a condition of continuing employment);
Have fingerprints taken by a Live Scan computer at the candidate’s expense (Clearance must be received prior to first day of employment);
Present original documents for proof of eligibility to work in the United States as required by the I9 Employment Eligibility Verification form; AND
Attend a new hire processing appointment in Human Resources located at the District Administrative Offices.
If you accept a contract (permanent) position with SDCCD and are a retired annuitant with CalPERS or CalSTRS, you must reinstate from your retirement system. Please reference the CalPERS or CalSTRS website for further information.

Additional Information:
SDCCD provides a comprehensive fringe benefit package for its full-time classified employees. The District contributes toward the cost of the premium (including dependent coverage) for the medical insurance plan options. Additional benefits include dental, vision, sick leave, vacation and opportunities for professional development. Contract employees become members of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) upon appointment.

Posting Number CL01219

Contact Name: 
Jenelle Castillejos
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