Chief Technology Officer – Denton, TX

Client: City of Denton, Texas
Position: Chief Technology Officer
Closing Date: Closed; Appointment Made

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The City of Denton, TX is conducting a national search for a strategic and experienced information technology leader to serve as its next Chief Technology Officer. The selected candidate will enjoy working for a progressive local government located in one of the most economically prosperous areas in the nation. The City of Denton also offers a tremendous quality of life in addition to compelling professional challenges. Reporting to the Deputy City Manager, the Chief Technology Officer is responsible for managing the City’s technology programs and information systems. Reporting to the CTO are a Support Services and Infrastructure Manager, and a Cyber Security Architect. The CTO will provide strategic leadership for the City of Denton’s technology initiatives and will facilitate planning through the City’s executive management structure and a Technology Steering Committee. Requires a Bachelor’s degree in in Business, Computer Science, Management, or closely related field and seven years progressively responsible experience within complex, customer service driven organizations that provide information technology services with a similar sized staff and overall operating budget to the City of Denton. At least five years of the work experience, with a significant amount of time focused on information technology.  Candidate must have also worked in a management capacity with oversight of a sizable professional and technical staff.  The anticipated hiring range will be $130,000 to $182,000 annually, DOQ, in addition to a highly competitive benefits package.