Date Posted
Job type

Skidmore-Tynan Independent School DistrictSee more

addressAddressSkidmore, TX
type Form of workFull-Time
CategoryInformation Technology

Job description

Job Title: Technology Director

Reports to: Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent

Dept./School: Central Office

Contract Days: 226

Salary: Negiotable Based on Experience

Preferred Start Date: June 15, 2023

Primary Purpose:

Responsible for the overall management of the Information Technology Department and strategic planning of technology systems districtwide. Provide expertise and direction in the development, deployment, and use of information technology in the district.



High School Diploma and some college coursework in computer science or related field

Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of computer network, hardware, and software applications

Knowledge of computer applications development and implementation

Ability to manage budget and personnel; coordinate district function; implement policy and procedure

Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Ability to interpret data


Preferred 3 years of experience in supervision and management of an information systems department for a large organization

Preferred Bachelor Degree in Educational Technology

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Technology and Information Management
  1. Analyze complex business needs presented by schools and administrative departments, and develop and implement technical solutions. Explain technology solutions to senior management through presentation and advocacy.
  2. Manage, direct, and assign priorities and personnel to major projects to ensure attainment of district and department goals and objectives.
  3. Develop and implement district standards and specifications for hardware and software use, and computer networking.
  4. Devise, develop, implement, and maintain systems of internal controls, emergency and backup procedures, proper licensing, system upgrades, and disaster recovery plans to ensure integrity of information, security of databases, and internal network access control.
  5. Oversee support between the education service center and district staff, including programming, application support, and end-user support.

Policy, Reports, and Law
  1. Implement the policies established by federal and state law, State Board of Education rule, and local board policy in the area of information management and technology.
  2. Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents as required.
  3. Participate in the research of and application for technology-related grants or revenue sources.
  4. Follow district safety protocols and emergency procedures.

Budget and Inventory
  1. Develop and administer the information technology budget based on documented needs, and ensure that operations are cost-effective and funds are managed wisely.
  2. Coordinate the purchase of all computer hardware, software, and supplies; initiate purchase orders and bids in accordance with budgetary limitations and district policies.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  1. Supervise, evaluate, and recommend the hiring and firing of information technology department employees.

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Tools/Equipment Used: Standard office equipment, including computer and peripherals

Posture: Prolonged sitting

Motion: Repetitive hand motions; frequent keyboarding and use of mouse

Lifting: Occasional light lifting and carrying (less than 15 pounds)

Environment: Work is primarily performed in an office environment with frequent districtwide and occasional statewide travel; occasional prolonged and irregular hours

Mental Demands: Work with frequent interruptions; maintain emotional control under stress
Refer code: 6557672. Skidmore-Tynan Independent School District - The previous day - 2023-11-10 16:23

Skidmore-Tynan Independent School District

Skidmore, TX
Jobs feed

Family Medicine Physician - Northfield

Northfield Family Medicine

Northfield Family Medicine Denver CO

Not Specified

Primary Care Physician Opportunity

Solara Primary Care

Solara Primary Care East Brunswick NJ

Not Specified

Duke Orthopedics & Neurosurgery Departments Seek Spine Surgeon


ORTHO Spine Durham NC

Not Specified

Rheumatologist - Multi State Telehealth Opportunity - PT


Remote - North Dakota, United States

Not Specified

Plant Worker

Carlton Staffing

Stafford, TX

Cardiology Opportunity

Sanford Health - ND, Bismarck

Bismarck, ND

Not Specified

Duke Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon

ORTHO Sports Medicine

Durham, NC

Not Specified

Duke Health Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Shoulder Surgeon

ORTHO Sports Medicine

North Carolina, United States

Not Specified

Anesthesiology - Sanford Health - Fargo, ND

Sanford Health - ND, Fargo

Fargo, ND

Not Specified


State Of California

Redding, CA

Share jobs with friends

Related keywords

Technology Director