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Information Resources & Technology (IRT) partners with faculty, staff, and students to provide essential information technology services that support mission critical activities and innovative technology solutions that facilitate the accomplishment of strategic campus goals. We actively engage our faculty, staff, and students to deliver high quality resources and responsive services that meet current and future campus technology needs. IRT is committed to communicating clearly, operating transparently, and taking a data-driven approach to continuous improvement.


Visual Experience Designer

Posting Number AS0223P

Job Summary

Are you a visual problem solver and solutions engineer with UI/UX experience? Does your portfolio tell a story spanning old-school print and newest-school digital media? Are you always finding yourself asking “how can we push for more?” Join Team IRT at California State University, Sacramento!

As a University, we serve a highly diverse audience of students, faculty, staff and the community. Words communicate, design sells vision, and in this role, you will focus on designing and implementing user-centric, brand-compliant collateral for the Information Resources & Technology (IRT) division. We’re looking for a bridge professional whose design portfolio showcases mastery in both print and digital – from brochures/flyers, signage, and visual brand management, to responsive web and mobile application design, digital asset management, social media, banners, and more.

Reporting to the Director of Web & Mobile Services, the Visual Experience Designer will support the University’s enterprise web and mobile applications, collaborate with IRT colleagues and key campus web publishers, and contribute to the visual brand of IT service delivery through multimedia channels.

Who is IRT?
Information Resources & Technology (IRT) partners with faculty, staff, and students to provide essential information technology services that support mission critical activities and innovative technology solutions that facilitate the accomplishment of strategic campus goals at Sacramento State. Its Web & Mobile Services team architects, develops, enhances, and supports the campus-wide web and mobile presence trusted by faculty, staff, and senior-level administrators for data-driven decision making.

About Sacramento State
We are California’s capital university, providing world-class, affordable education in the political, cultural, and economic heart of the Golden State. We are a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement, dedicated to the belief that there are no limits to our students’ potential for excellence and success. We are powering the capital region though groundbreaking partnerships and more than 230,000 proud Hornet alumni. We are a vibrant and diverse community, united by our shared intellectual curiosity, commitment to improving the world around us, and passion for redefining the possible. Join the Hornet Family. Stingers Up!

Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, graphic design, communications, web design or related fields, or similar certified coursework in applicable fields of study.

Experience in print/digital graphic design with current version of Adobe Creative Cloud.

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications
For full minimum and preferred qualifications, please view the full position post.

Hiring range
$4372.00 to $5667.00 per month; Starting salary for very well qualified candidates will typically be near the mid-point of the hiring range

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Director of University Reporting & Data Services

Posting Number AS0210P

Job Summary

Are you an advocate for data-driven decision making? Are Oracle, Cognos, Informatica, SPSS Modeler, and Tableau your go-to strategic storytelling tools? Do you believe that data governance, agile project management and collaboration aren’t merely the way forward, but are the best ways? Join Team IRT at California State University, Sacramento!

Information Resources & Technology (IRT) is looking for an innovative Director of University Reporting & Data Services to champion data governance, and support the planning and execution of complex and strategic technical projects with campus-wide impact. Directly reporting to the Senior Director of Strategic Projects, and working closely with the Chief Information Officer and other senior leaders, this role helms a team of analysts, developers and modelers responsible for supporting data-driven decision making at Sacramento State. You will serve as a campus-wide data steward, project lead and key collaborator in areas such reporting, analytics, and visualizations, and oversee the university’s sustainable data warehouse and reporting platforms to meet current and emerging campus-wide data needs. If you have the vision and expertise to expedite the path between questions and data-driven answers, please review the full position description and apply. We look forward to discovering what’s possible with you!

Who is IRT?
Information Resources & Technology (IRT) partners with faculty, staff, and students to provide essential information technology services that support mission critical activities and innovative technology solutions that facilitate the accomplishment of strategic campus goals at Sacramento State.

About Sacramento State

We are California’s capital university, providing world-class, affordable education in the political, cultural, and economic heart of the Golden State. We are a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement, dedicated to the belief that there are no limits to our students’ potential for excellence and success. We are powering the capital region though groundbreaking partnerships and more than 230,000 proud Hornet alumni. We are a vibrant and diverse community, united by our shared intellectual curiosity, commitment to improving the world around us, and passion for redefining the possible. Join the Hornet Family. Stingers Up!

Education 
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field such as management information systems, data analytics, computer science, social science, education, statistics, data science, etc. Minimum and Preferred Qualifications
For full minimum and preferred qualifications, please view the full position post.
Hiring range
$3,635.00 to $12,456.00 monthly; starting salary for well qualified candidates will typically be near the mid-point of the hiring range.

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Senior Director of Planning and Strategic Projects

Posting Number AS0202P

Job Summary

Are you an agile agent of change? A creative problem solver interested in making a difference in a university setting? A technically savvy leader with a gift for engaging diverse stakeholders to deliver big strategic wins? Join Team IRT at California State University, Sacramento!

Information Resources & Technology (IRT) is looking for a seasoned project director and dedicated steward to champion technology governance, and lead the planning and execution of complex and strategic technical projects with campus-wide impact. Who is IRT? Information Resources & Technology (IRT) partners with faculty, staff, and students to provide essential information technology services that support mission critical activities and innovative technology solutions that facilitate the accomplishment of strategic campus goals at Sacramento State.

Reporting directly to the Vice President and Chief Information Officer, this senior leadership role is the lead diplomat and advocate facilitating the delivery of both internal IRT and strategic university-wide technology projects. Along with a team of project managers and business analysts, this essential role supports successful technology project budgeting, planning, implementation and process improvements to advance strategic university initiatives.

If you are eager for a new challenge that leverages your extensive project management background with exciting opportunities to help guide high-impact change in the academic arena, please review the full Senior Director of Planning & Strategic Projects position description and apply. We look forward to discovering what’s possible with you!

About Sacramento State

We are California’s capital university, providing world-class, affordable education in the political, cultural, and economic heart of the Golden State. We are a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement, dedicated to the belief that there are no limits to our students’ potential for excellence and success. We are powering the capital region though groundbreaking partnerships and more than 230,000 proud Hornet alumni. We are a vibrant and diverse community, united by our shared intellectual curiosity, commitment to improving the world around us, and passion for redefining the possible.

Join the Hornet Family. Stingers Up!

Education

Master’s Degree from an accredited university in Management Information Systems, Business, Instructional Technology, Higher Education, Project Management, or any related field.

Required Certification

PMP Certification

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications

For full minimum and preferred qualifications, please view the full position post.

Hiring range

$9,166.00 to $10,833.00 monthly; starting salary for well qualified candidates will typically be near the mid-point of the hiring range.

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Business Intelligence Analyst/Developer

Posting Number AS0084P

Job Summary

The Data Warehouse Business Intelligence Analyst / Reporting Analyst facilitates data administration and support, with emphasis on solving analytical business and reporting problems through the application of business intelligence technology and processes. This position reports to the Director of University Reporting and Data Services in the Division of Information Resources and Technology. The Data Business Intelligence Analyst/ Reporting Analyst, in many cases, will act as a member of a team of division and campus colleagues and will sometimes serve as a lead on business intelligence and reporting projects. The incumbent’s duties will include working with key business stakeholders to define and enable data reporting and dashboard initiatives and innovative business intelligence solutions to support key University objectives. The Analyst will consult with business users to optimize information and analytic usage to ensure reports and dashboards are focused on providing users with quick and actionable business intelligence. Duties may include documentation development, support and other in-depth customer relations activity to support the analytic reporting environment. Duties may also include working as a team member on issues related to use of database management packages and analytic reporting tools (e.g. Cognos) for reporting and analysis, including ensuring data integrity and serving as a contributor to the definition, design and implementation of the specified data marts making up the University Data Warehouse. Note: All IRT employees should be familiar with the mission of the University, the University Strategic Plan, and the campus information technology strategic plan. In accordance with CSU policy, the incumbent must read and sign an appropriate Information Confidentiality Agreement.
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Information Security Officer

Posting Number AS0120P

Job Summary

Information Resources & Technology (IRT) provides essential information technology services for campus operations and innovative technology solutions to facilitate the accomplishment of strategic campus goals. The Information Security Officer (ISO) reports to the Vice President and Chief Information Officer and serves as member of the IRT senior leadership team and actively participates in planning, projects, prioritization, and continuous improvement of IRT operations and customer service. The ISO will lead and manage all aspects of the campus-wide information security and privacy program including awareness, training, intrusion prevention, incident response, and compliance. The ISO leads and manages a small, high performing team of information security professionals and student workers. The ISO will serve as campus-wide advocate and liaison for compliance, intrusion prevention, incident response, and information security awareness. The ISO will collaborate with campus stakeholders to mature the information security program and the other programs and services in his/her purview. The ISO will stay informed about current and emerging risks and trends through participation in professional organizations such as REN-ISAC and networking with CSU ISOs and other peers. The ISO will collaborate with campus constituents to develop campus security policies and standards to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information assets. System-wide information security policies are documented in ICSUAM Section 8000. The ISO will take a balanced approach to managing risk and enabling our faculty, staff, and students to perform mission critical activities. The ISO will be responsible for metrics/reporting needs in his/her purview including periodic risk reports and audits. All team members work in alignment with strategic goals of Sac State and IRT. The ISO position requires the highest level of confidentiality and integrity; successfully completing a background investigation will be required for this position of trust.
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