Fairfax County Public Schools
Assistant Superintendent, Information Technology
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the nation’s 11th largest school division, is seeking a proven technology leader to serve as Assistant Superintendent of Information Technology.
FCPS, located in the Washington, D.C. region, serves a diverse student population of more than 189,010 students in grades pre-K through 12. FCPS students come from all over the world and speak nearly 200 languages. FCPS is the third largest employer in Virginia. The school division has approximately 27,500 full-time employees and an operating budget of $3.1 billion.
Plans, directs, manages, and evaluates all FCPS Department of Information Technology programs, services, and personnel to include the offices responsible for technology integration, technology infrastructure, knowledge asset management, and customer products and services; and serves as a liaison between the School Board, community groups, and the Department of Information Technology.
Master’s degree in computer science, public administration or a related information-based field; plus eight years of progressively more responsible experience in managing information technology programs and services. Doctorate degree preferred. Knowledge of the principles and practices of process innovation and reengineering/redesign to provide staff and customers with timely and convenient access to information and services through the use of technology; knowledge and understanding of information technology directions, trends, and the strategic business impact of key business and information technology initiatives; ability to predict, analyze, and manage cultural and technological changes within the organization; and ability to drive enterprise technology objectives.
Interested candidates should apply online:
Preferred start date July 1, 2020
Equal Opportunity Employer