Sunday , April 21 2024

California Fire Department Jobs – Geographic Information Officer

Website Cal Fire

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Chief Information Officer (CIO), the Information Technology Manager II (ITM II) serves as the CAL FIRE Geographic Information Officer (GIO) and manages the most complex department wide Data and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Job Responsibilities:

  • The GIO is responsible for ensuring that CAL FIRE receives the benefits associated with geospatial and other data elements. Specifically, this includes increased data access and sharing; reduced data duplication and costs; development of GIS and data standards; centers of excellence; public outreach; and increased collaboration.
  • The GIO will build and foster a dynamic team responsible for the development, maintenance and support of web and cloud-based technologies and services including the GIS and Data portals.
  • The GIO collaborates with peers within the Technology Division and consults with partners throughout California State Government on the
    development and ongoing support of CAL FIRE’s GIS and Data programs
  • The GIO is also responsible for organizing and leading department communities of practice and supporting strategic data initiatives sponsored by the Deputy Director of Technology and the State Chief Data Officer.
  • The GIO will also outreach and collaborate with the state’s geospatial and data communities to understand critical issues impacting the state and plan, deliver and manage common technology platforms and shared services.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to manage through subordinate supervisors
  • Ability to effectively promote equal opportunity in employment and maintain a work environment that is free of discrimination and harassment
  • Ability to effectively contribute to the department’s Equal Employment Opportunity objectives.

Qualification & Experience:

  • One year of experience as an Information Technology Manager I.

Job Details:

Company: Cal Fire

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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