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$ 89,554-$ 128,182 annually

Date Posted:   02/15/2012
Closing Date:   02/16/2012
Working Title:   Chief Operations Officer
Hiring Agency:  
Division/Bureau:   Commissioner's Office
Location:   St. Paul
Who May Apply:   Open to all qualified job seekers
Posting Number:   12OET000004
Employment Conditions:   Permanent, Full-time
Work Shift:   Day Shift
Days of Work:   Monday-Friday
Travel Required:   no
Job Grouping:   Information Technology
Classified Status:   Classified

This executive leadership position serves as OET?s Chief Operations Officer responsible for overseeing the Service Delivery division in the State?s central IT organization, delivering IT infrastructure and applications services to over 70 executive branch agencies and approximately 40,000 end users as well as various other Minnesota government customers. The Service Delivery Division includes infrastructure operations, applications management, service desk, and process controls and improvement. The position manages a highly professional operations staff and organization capable of scaling in size and scope as the State increases its ratio of centrally delivered utility services for the executive branch, and routinely meets and exceeds service level agreements and expectations.
Minimum Qualifications:   To qualify, you must have three (3) years of managerial experience


a combination of five (5) years of managerial and advanced supervisory experience in a large, complex IT environment.

-Experience must include responsibility for strategic, operational, human resource and financial planning. Human relations experience sufficient to build and maintain relationships with major stakeholder groups and excellent team building and facilitation skills are also required for this position.

If you meet the above required qualifications, to be considered further for this vacancy, please provide a summary of your experience and knowledge in the following areas by the posted deadline in the JOB SPECIFIC QUESTIONS section of Resume Builder:

1. Leadership and management skills. (Please indicate the type and size of the organization(s); dollar values of budget(s) for which you had primary responsibility and the aggregate annual dollar value of the IT projects for which you had accountability; and the number and type of staff you have supervised/managed.)

2. IT environment in which you?ve worked. (Please describe including hardware, software, communications networks, and information systems.)

Selection Process:   The selection process is a resume-based, skill-matching process. Resumes of all applicants to this posting will be evaluated against the Minimum Qualifications stated above. If your skills match the required skills for this position, the department may contact you.

If you have already submitted a resume to this database within the last 12 months that clearly identifies your knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience, you do not need to submit another.
How to Apply:   Most State selection processes utilize a resume-based screening process. You will be contacted by agency staff if your background best matches the selection criteria on this job posting. To apply for this position, click the APPLY box found at the bottom of this job announcement. For additional information about the State?s selection process, go to <>.

Contact for More Information:   Adam Browning,