RECRUITMENT AND EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
* POSITION SPECIFIC * ** STATEWIDE PROMOTIONAL ONLY RECRUITMENT ** Limited to Maryland State Employees
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CONTRACTS ADMINISTRATOR Administrator V (3184) (Grade 20)
SALARY RANGE: $54, 009 -- $86, 718
CLOSING DATE: April 8, 2013
DESCRIPTION: This position is a Senior IT Contracts Administrator that acts on behalf of the MDOT Chief of Information Technology Contracts to support and represent the MDOT Chief Information Officer (CIO) with the daily management and implementation of department wide information technology and telecommunications contracts. Duties include but are not limited to: requests for proposals, invitation for bids, task orders, sole source proposal negotiations and agreements, resource sharing proposals, agreements and multiple other projects. The employee will work with all Transportation Business Units (TBUs) including the Maryland Transportation Authority, MDOT Procurement Office, and the State Department of Information Technology. The position also takes the lead and is responsible for creating technology solicitations, task order statements of work, gathering documentation, receiving, negotiating, approving, and processing all information technology change order requests and extensions. The position is responsible for monitoring and evaluating contractor performance and assessment for all agency-specific contracts and task orders. This position interacts directly with all of the MDOT Transportation Business Units (TBU's), coordination with the TSO Procurement Office and the Maryland Department of Information Technology on statewide and MDOT/TBU specific information technology contracts. This position will also have the responsibility of drafting and coordinating Board of Public Works Agenda Items for Information Technology and Telecommunications Contracts and Resource sharing Agreements. The current vacancy is located at the Maryland Department of Transportation's (MDOT) Secretary's Office of Transportation Technology Services (OTTS) in Hanover, Maryland (Anne Arundel County). The list of eligibles compiled for this recruitment will be used to fill this position only. Persons interested in other vacancies will need to reapply.
Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Six (6) years of experience in administrative or professional work. Two (2) years of this experience must have involved the management of technology contracts.*
Two (2) years of this experience must also have involved one or more of the following: the supervision of other employees overseeing and coordinating the general operations of a unit, applying rules and regulations, or exercising responsibility for the development of policies or procedures.
*This statement contains a Selective Qualification, which is more focused in scope than the Minimum Qualifications for this classification. Selective Qualifications are utilized when the position requires specific or additional bona fide occupational qualifications (i.e., knowledge, skills or abilities).
1. Additional experience in administrative or professional work may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
2. Additional graduate level education at an accredited college or university may be substituted at the rate of 30 semester credit hours on a year to year basis for the required general experience.
Licenses, Registrations and Certificates:
Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
TO APPLY: You must complete a MDOT application to be considered for this recruitment. RESUMES CANNOT BE SUBSTITUTED FOR THE MDOT EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION. Please include all relevant experience on your application. This includes, but is not limited to, full or part time, volunteer, military, acting capacity, or any other experience that is relevant to the position you are applying for. Qualified applicants may be subject to background and reference checks. The examination for this recruitment may be an evaluation and rating of the information you provide on your application. Therefore it is important that you provide complete and accurate information. For an application, please call 410-865-1073.
Mail your application to: Recruitment and Examinations Unit, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076, or you may apply online at https://jobs.mdot.state.md.us. Your application must received by 4/8/13. Postmarks will not be accepted.
Applications sent without sufficient postage will not be accepted and will be returned. Applications sent through interoffice mail that are not received by the closing date will not be accepted. Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disability will be provided upon request. Please notify in advance. MD Relay Service Number (711). Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
The Maryland Department of Transportation is not sponsoring new employees in application of the H-1B Visa at this time due to budgetary constraints. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States under the Immigration and Reform Control Act of 1986. Federal regulations prohibit H1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees, all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer.
The incumbent in this position may be a member of a covered bargaining unit and, may be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
MDOT does not discriminate based on age, ancestry, color, creed, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, belief or opinion, sex, or sexual orientation.
Issue Date: 3/22/13