The Mojave Water Agency is seeking a full-time position in our IT Department for:
INFORMATION SYSTEMS MANAGER
The Information Systems Manager is an exempt position with an annual salary range of $119,961 - $167,945; paid bi-weekly
The ideal Information Systems Manager is an experienced leader with a proven ability to strategically plan and manage a diverse portfolio of Information Technology assets.
The Information Systems Manager will manage all the Agency’s Information Technology assets which include but are not limited to voice systems, video systems, network systems, access gates, electronic data and information, Enterprise applications, databases, network infrastructure, and SCADA systems. The Information Systems Manager will also lead the completion and implementation of the Agency’s Information Technology Strategic Plan; and other duties as assigned.
Examples of key job functions include:
Lead and direct the Agency’s Information Technology Department, including staff, consultants, and vendors
Maintain and track the Information Technology Department budget, contracts, assts, and software licensing
Supervise IT department staff including those that are responsible for the configuration, installation, and support of all desktop, laptop, tablet, and mobile devices
Recommend and develop plans for information system development and operations, hardware and software purchases, budget, and staffing
Work collaboratively with Agency staff through support, mentoring, and training
Develop, implement, and monitor information systems policies and controls to ensure data accuracy, security, and legal and regulatory compliance
Maintain security for the Agency’s network and facilities, including monitoring and managing cyber-security alerts and providing regular reports to management
Establish and maintain business continuity and disaster recovery plans
Continually research, evaluate, and recommend implementation of new technologies
Interpret, apply, explain, and ensure compliance with federal, state, and local policies, procedures, laws, rules, and regulations.
The successful candidate will have the following required skills:
Demonstrated ability to successfully supervise and motivate a team
Proven ability to think strategically, resolve conflict, and make decisions
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Demonstrated success in network administration and security
Experience with Cisco voice over IP phone systems
Demonstrated experience managing/administering collaboration toolsets including SharePoint; MS Teams; Windows 10 configuration, installation, and support; Office 365 administration and support
In addition to the required skills, desired skills include experience with: SQL database administration, queries, and maintenance; Microwave networks, cellular, and radios; ClearSCADA; and ArcGIS.
For the entire list of the essential job functions, knowledge & abilities, and licenses/certifications, please see the job description on the Agency website at: www.mojavewater.org.
Qualified candidates will possess:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Computer Science or related field, plus six (6) years of in-depth computer/network experience or technical training in computer science or related field, and eight (8) years of progressive supervisory or management experience.
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS
Valid California Class C Driver’s License and current automobile insurance
Microsoft Certifications (MCSE/MCSA), Preferred
If interested in this outstanding opportunity, please submit an Agency application and resume to:
Completed Agency application and resume are required. Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Additional information and Agency application can be obtained from the Agency’s website at: www.mojavewater.org.