Chief Information Officer

Under limited supervision, strategically directs the information technology (IT) planning, resources, and operations to ensure goals and objectives are achieved in a safe, compliant, and efficient manner for the State Road and Tollway Authority (SRTA), the Atlanta-Region Transit Link Authority (ATL), and the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA), collectively the “Authorities.”.  Performs IT product and service management and support duties in a broad range of technology areas.  Plans, designs and reviews Authorities’ system, telecommunication, and network architecture either directly or through the use of staff and contractors.  Directs the Authorities’ information security program.  Responsibilities include managing staff, contributing to IT strategic planning, managing continuous quality improvements, maximizing Authorities’ investments in IT, driving cost avoidance where appropriate, supporting business applications and systems including technical infrastructure environments and networks, interacting and working with and supporting internal and external customers. Provides direction and instruction to staff and empowers them to effectively accomplish their responsibilities.  Participates in the strategic planning and budget preparation efforts of the Authorities in general and the Office of Information Technology in particular.  Oversees critical IT system and network initiatives as part of the Authorities’ business continuity and disaster recovery efforts.  Manages the documentation of business requirements and determines technical solutions.  Acts as Subject Matter Expert (SME) and Business Owner for IT-related areas. Participates directly or through staff in the Authorities’ projects with significant IT components or needs.

Job: Chief Information Officer
Posting Date: 12/06/2021
Closing Date: 12/31/2021
Job Description:

Under limited supervision, strategically directs the information technology (IT) planning, resources, and operations to ensure goals and objectives are achieved in a safe, compliant, and efficient manner for the State Road and Tollway Authority (SRTA), the Atlanta-Region Transit Link Authority (ATL), and the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA), collectively the “Authorities.”. Performs IT product and service management and support duties in a broad range of technology areas. Plans, designs and reviews Authorities’ system, telecommunication, and network architecture either directly or through the use of staff and contractors. Directs the Authorities’ information security program. Responsibilities include managing staff, contributing to IT strategic planning, managing continuous quality improvements, maximizing Authorities’ investments in IT, driving cost avoidance where appropriate, supporting business applications and systems including technical infrastructure environments and networks, interacting and working with and supporting internal and external customers. Provides direction and instruction to staff and empowers them to effectively accomplish their responsibilities. Participates in the strategic planning and budget preparation efforts of the Authorities in general and the Office of Information Technology in particular. Oversees critical IT system and network initiatives as part of the Authorities’ business continuity and disaster recovery efforts. Manages the documentation of business requirements and determines technical solutions. Acts as Subject Matter Expert (SME) and Business Owner for IT-related areas. Participates directly or through staff in the Authorities’ projects with significant IT components or needs.

Link to Apply: https://careers.georgia.gov/jobs/chief-information-officer-12943