The City of Mountain View is seeking an Assistant Information Technology Director. In support of the Chief Information Officer/Information Technology Director, the Assistant IT Director will work closely with department heads, IT Department staff, and others to ensure a forward-thinking and strategic approach to technology in support of all municipal business units. This position will take a lead role in overall departmental administration and support functions. Additionally, the Assistant IT Director will be actively involved in the formulation of the Department’s overall goals and objectives, budget/capital improvement, and personnel training and evaluation programs. Importantly, the Assistant IT Director operates with a broad range of independence and supervises, both directly and indirectly, IT division managers.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of full-time experience planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining information technology programs and projects in the public or private sector. Additionally, 3 years of supervisory experience are required. Master’s degree may be a plus. Certifications and training in technology will be an added plus for a well-rounded applicant. Specific cybersecurity certifications such as CISM and CIISP are most valuable, as well as certification in ITIL v4 framework.
The annual salary range for this position is $159,053 to $238,579 with a control point (midpoint) of $198,816. Appointment beyond the midpoint may be considered DOQE. Salary growth after appointment is in accordance with pay-for-performance plan and increases may be awarded annually for meritorious performance. The City also offers an executive benefit package that includes CalPERS Retirement.