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Director, Information Technology & Data Center Services

San Joaquin Delta College
California, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 12, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology, Technology Administration/Other, Chief Technology & Information Officers
Employment Type
Full Time
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To provide leadership and supervision of District information technology and support services; to oversee and maintain current technologies and services; to develop strategic goals and plans to keep data safe and technology current; and to provide technical services and support to campus users.


Receives limited direction from executive level management. Incumbents work within a framework of established goals and objectives

Incumbents in this classification assign, coordinate, supervise and evaluate the work of others.


  1. Manages the daily operation and support of the District’s information technology department and data center services operations which includes all programming, communication systems, servers, data, data security, video systems, and both academic and administrative desktop and portable computers, and multi-media (smart) classrooms.
  2. Provides leadership to define, explore and implement emerging technologies including building systems and smart building integration, virtualization, and green technologies.
  3. Selects, assigns, supervises, trains and evaluates staff including system administrators, network administrators, computer support technicians, programmers, user support technicians, computer operators, and office staff. Recommends disciplinary actions; recommends staffing levels necessary to implement and support core responsibilities and projects.
  4. Prepares budget and monitors expenditures in department budget.
  5. Oversees District systems administration including security procedures, email, password policies, file permissions, software updates, and installation of virus and malware protection.
  6. Reviews technological services to the campus, defines technical needs based on end-user needs and develops plans for implementation.
  7. Plans, reviews and revises implementation plans for campus technology modifications and emerging technology and creates standards for implementations based on requirements.
  8. Determines equipment, resources and technology needs for Computer Operations and Network Operations. Oversees the installation and upgrade of personal computers, software enhancements, peripherals, development and enhancement of computer operations including updating applications, campus infrastructure for networks, telephones, video systems, and other systems as required.
  9. Develops short- and long-range plans for District information technology and develops annual goals and objectives.
  10. Recommends and enforces Information Technology (IT) policies, procedures and protocols.
  11. Represents the department at campus and community events and programs; serves on or chairs campus committees.
  12. Performs other related duties as required.

Knowledge of:
  • Principles and techniques of applications programming, database analysis, systems analysis, and design
  • Current technology; networks and network design
  • Technical writing
  • Best practices in virtualization.
  • Current and emerging technology.
  • Converged Internet Protocol (IP) disciplines such as telephony, video, and building management systems
  • Principles and techniques of managing cloud native and cloud hosted systems and programs
  • Principles and practices of supervision and training
  • Principles and practices of management, planning and budgeting
  • Laws pertaining to data and data sharing and usage
  • Knowledge of cyber security best practices, e.g., NIST Cybersecurity framework.
Ability to:
  • Analyze and solve complex technical problems
  • Assess a situation and act on it quickly
  • Develop and administer technical policies and procedures
  • Assign, train, supervise, evaluate and motivate professional, technical, clerical and student staff
  • Serve as resource on the continuing development of state-of-the-art technical architecture
  • Analyze and evaluate technology and apply solutions to college business or academic areas as appropriate
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Demonstrate sensitivity and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, gender identity/expression, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community District students.
  • Support the District in achieving its mission, vision, and strategic goals as appropriate in carrying out the duties of this position.
  • Focus on student success, service excellence, and willingness to assist colleagues District-wide, as needed.
Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science, information systems management or a closely related field; and
  • Six (6) years of related experience, with three (3) years at the senior level managing a large Information Technology Services department in a complex technical environment such as a college or university.
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