Purchasing Information Technology Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of San Jose Finance Department
Location of position: 
San Jose, CA
$113,505 - $138,944
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Job Description: 

The Purchasing Information Technology (IT) Manager (Manager) will report to the Deputy Director of Purchasing, as well as partner closely with the Information Technology Department on Enterprise Architecture, cybersecurity, data access, and interoperability standards applied to purchasing and contracts.

Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with coursework in contract administration and management, contract and procurement laws, acquisition and strategic purchasing, managing supply chains and analysis of costs, negotiating contracts and purchases, project management, computer science, information systems, business administration, or closely related field.

• Five (5) years of experience managing, maintaining, and implementing technology programs, computer system infrastructure and design, network operations, security design, application development and configurations, and system/server administration, including three (3) years of supervisory experience over a technical team.

• Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience performing a variety of contract and procurement administrative duties in a large, complex public agency is highly desirable.

• Designation as a Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM), a Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) or a Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) is desirable but not required. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is also desirable, but not required.

• Possession of a valid license authorizing operation of a motor vehicle in California.

The recruitment is open until filled with the first applicant screening occurring after Monday, February 19, 2018.