Requires Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related discipline. Professional certification in purchasing such as CPPO, CPPB, CPM, etc., is preferred. Must possess valid Florida Driver’s License.
Requires eight or more years’ progressively responsible experience in information technology, software development, networking, programming, and communications; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Additionally, this position formulates long-range goals for the organization, develops policy and position papers and negotiates with the chief administrative officer and/or elected officials.
This position directs and manages information technology strategic plans, policies, programs, and schedules for business and financial reporting, computer services, network communications, and management information services to accomplish organizational goals and objectives. Position leads a team of associate or technical employees through subordinate supervisors and a team of professional employees. Position requires extensive depth of expertise and knowledge in specialized functions or business areas that can be used to develop and implement policies and procedures as well as determining efficient and innovative ways to accomplish the City’s business strategies.
This position requires successful passing of a background check and drug screening.All applicants must upload educational diploma/degree and a valid State of Florida Driver’s License to the document section of the online application. This position requires successful passing of a background check. In addition, the selected candidate must successfully complete a six (6) month probationary period.
Residency requirement - Any person who is appointed as a Department Director, Assistant to the City Manager or Deputy City Manager, shall establish a residence within the corporate limits of the City within 12 months of such appointment and shall maintain the principal residence (domicile) therein during the entire term of such appointment.
About City of Riviera Beach
Riviera Beach is a growing harbor city located along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean in southeast Florida, USA. The City's municipal beach is one of the finest in the state. Our beautiful sandy beaches make Riviera Beach an appealing place for sporting events. With an average year-round temperature of 75 degrees, Riviera Beach is also a popular location for business and casual activities. Our community and visitors provide an interesting, varied mix of young people, families and retirees from just about anywhere.