JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Cloud and Infrastructure Services Director North Dakota Information Technology Job Opening ID ClassificationManager III Working TitleCloud and Infrastructure Services Director LocationTelecommute Salary Range6,630-11,934 monthly Hiring Range8,500-11,934 (Salary will be commensurate with experience complete compensation package includes employer paid family health care, generous pension plan, paid vacation and sick leave) Grade108 Closing DateSeptember 27, 2020 Position No0359 StatusRegular, Full-time Type of RecruitmentInternalExternal SUMMARY OF WORK Do you have a strong passion to change the world? Do you believe that you can make the lives of people better with technology? If so, this may be your opportunity. The State of North Dakotarsquos purpose is to Empower People, Improve Lives, and Inspire Success. The state is also unifying the technology services across a number of agencies into one technology organization, creating a new technology landscape in its reach for World Class IT. North Dakota Information Technology (NDIT) is seeking a candidate that has the same passion to Empower People, Improve Lives, Inspire Success, and deliver world class technology as a Director of Cloud and Infrastructure Services for NDIT and other state agencies. The successful candidate will be a leader who enjoys working with people in a collaborative environment, who can learn quickly in a rapidly changing technology landscape, and who embodies the core values that we follow as public servants for the State of ND Gratitude, Humility, Curiosity, and Courage. DUTIES AND TASKS Key role in the development of strategic vision, strategy and roadmaps that guides the consumption of cloud and infrastructure services in accordance with security architectures and operational frameworks. Develops the maturity of Cloud Services to improve efficiency, deliver new innovations and increase collaboration with other business areas Manage teams to measurable key-performance indicators and service levels. Collaborate with cross-functional technology and business stakeholders to prioritize requests and projects. Understand and manage service-related expenses and projects with capital expenditures. Develop and maintain successful relationships with other IT and business leaders by developing a clear understanding of business needs, acting as a trusted advisor, and ensuring cost-effective delivery of Cloud services to meet business needs. Provide coordination and communication with other divisions, user agencies, and outside sources to provide information and resolve problems on related issues. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Requires a bachelorrsquos degree in business administration, computer science, or a closely related field, and five years of current and progressively responsible professional-level work experience in information technology and must include supervisory or management experience. Preference given for candidates with the following experience and abilities Building a highly mature cloud and infrastructure organization. Continuous and persistence in process improvement Demonstrated success in driving technology modernization and innovation Experience in building and managing an environment that is highly automated and agile APPLICATION PROCEDURESCOMMENTS Please make sure that your resume includes information to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as posted. Your work history will not be given credit if North Dakota Information Technology cannot determine that you meet the minimum qualifications. All application material must be received on or before the closing date by 1159 pm and must include the following documents Resume North Dakota Information Technology does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. For more information or if you need an accommodation, please contact Kari Sauer North Dakota Information Technology Email faxor TTYor local at Job Announcement Status can be viewed at http Learn more aboutNDIT at http Learn more about Employment Benefits at https Visit North Dakota State government http Equal Opportunity Employer The state of North Dakota does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services, and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.