You’re invited to join our team of enthusiastic professionals at San Jose Water Company who are working together to create the very best for-profit water distribution utility in the industry!
Who are we?
Founded in 1866, San Jose Water Company is an investor owned water company headquartered in Silicon Valley and is one of the largest and most technically sophisticated urban water systems in the United States. We serve over 1 million people with high quality, life sustaining water, with an emphasis on exceptional customer service.
Who are you?
We are actively seeking a talented, driven and highly productive Director of Corporate Systems to join our dynamic organization. Under the general direction of the Vice President of Information Systems, the incumbent plans, budgets, organizes, and collaborates with operating departments in the implementation and operation of critical information systems in finance/accounting/procure-to-pay and HR, personal productivity (collaboration, desktop applications and records management) and IT infrastructure.
San Jose is home to a mix of the top technology driven companies in the world. You will be surrounded by innovation, an entrepreneurial mindset and a highly talented workforce. Be ready to get your creative cap on!
Outside of your work day you will have the luxury of enjoying over 300 days of sunshine! San Jose lies in the Bay area and is surrounded on three sides by mountains. Because of this, the city is more sheltered from rain, giving it a Mediterranean feel with steady temps year around. San Jose also has a rich historical background going back as far as the 1700’s. Spend your evenings and weekends searching out historical landmarks and local museums, gardens or flee markets. Hit up a NHL San Jose Sharks hockey game at the HP Pavillion! Or get out on the urban trail network, recognized by Prevention Magazine as the nations largest, to explore the open space and surrounding foothills. You will not be short of adventure in San Jose!
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works with key finance and productivity system owners to conceptualize, vision and create 5 year system strategic plans; personally or through subordinates creates, executes and manages 3 year capital and operating budgets and coordinates projects with other department heads, outside agencies, contractors and consultants. Assesses, plans, and applies resources to meet vision; defines and monitors staff development and performance. Leads or facilitates evaluation processes for new systems and capabilities; structures and negotiates deals. Ensures personally or through subordinates that projects are executed on time and on budget; and, identifies and injects opportunities to improve on results and enhance capabilities. Serves as chief information security officer for San Jose Water Company.
A Master’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a closely related field.
Additional Useful Skills:
Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.
NOW IT’S YOUR TURN!
If you are interested in a long term career in a stable yet highly competitive industry where you will be given the opportunity to help grow our business, apply today! SJWC offers a challenging and rewarding work environment along with a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. To learn more about our dynamic organization visit www.sjwater.com. If you are a qualified applicant, please submit your application, including resume and salary history to firstname.lastname@example.org