About the Department of IT

"Providing value through innovation to City Departments and staff"

The Department of Information Technology is responsible for:

  • Providing strategic technology direction;
  • Supporting citywide technologies and applications;
  • Coordinating citywide infrastructure activities, including information technology (IT) customer relationship management, IT procurement, and the citywide IT budget;
  • Developing and implementing IT operational policies and standards;
  • Managing contracts for IT services with various service providers; 
  • Managing and implementing IT governance processes; and
  • Supporting the cross-departmental IT Business Leadership Group.

The Department's mission is to provide responsive and dependable delivery of IT and communications services to the City organization in order to support a fiscally sound and effective government. The Department goals are to:

  1. Effectively manage the delivery of citywide technology and communications services
  2. Guide technology decision-making to ensure consistency with the citywide business direction
  3. Ensure a skilled, responsive, and innovative workforce that keeps current with evolving business-critical technologies
  4. Provide high-quality customer service
  5. Create and maintain a sustainable, business-focused organization

Employment Opportunities

The City's Personnel Department maintains the listing of available IT jobs within the City. Applications are opened on an as-needed basis when vacancies occur in various departments.