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  • Assistant Director / Deputy Director of Information Technology - City of San Jose

    The Assistant Director/Deputy Director of Information Technology will help lead and sustain an exceptional innovation and technology team, enabling the City to provide superior municipal services through advanced tools and processes. San José is rebuilding its Information Technology Department for the future. To realize our vision, the Assistant Director/Deputy Director must embody a passion for public service and have the demonstrated ability to deliver programs with speed and integrity.

    Typical qualifications are at least six (6) years of senior technology executive experience or IT consulting practice leadership for organizations of significant scope, that includes five (5) years of applied experience with enterprise/application architectures, broad IT portfolio management, SDLC, and solution implementations.

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  • Digital Strategist - Pennsylvania Governor’s Office

    The Office of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is looking for a Digital Strategist to join their digital communications team. The Digital Strategist will be responsible for managing content on the governor’s website and social media channels and carrying out a consistent brand and voice across all mediums. Candidates should have multiple years of experience in running digital strategy and a strong knowledge of government — as well as superb attention to detail, creativity, and writing skills. The position is based in the beautiful capital city of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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  • Chief Data Officer/Director, Agency Operations - County of San Diego, California - Health & Human Services Agency

    The County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA) Executive Office is seeking online applications and résumés from qualified individuals for Director, Agency Operations. This unclassified management position will serve as Chief Data Officer and work directly with department heads in the formation of operations policy directives, protocols, processes and practices that will have a financial, operational and political impact for HHSA. The decisions made and policies established will influence and impact operations, strategic approaches, and new business and research opportunities among HHSA’s major programs and initiatives, including: Eligibility Operations, Public Health Services, Aging and Independence Services, Child Welfare Services, and Behavioral Health Services, as well as the operations of the Knowledge Integration Program.

    This position will plan, coordinate, direct and evaluate Agency-wide data standards and practices; formulate, evaluate, and implement data...

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  • Crime Analyst I, City of New Orleans - Police Department

    Professional, technical and administrative work utilizing a variety of research methods and techniques to identify and analyze raw information for the purpose of substantiating criminal patterns and/or trends and predictive analysis. Work includes correlating, integrating, and evaluating varying types of information from investigative activities for the purpose of generating investigative leads, and prepares reports to document investigative activities and summarize findings. The positon will also support the development and management of internal management data products as well as ad-hoc data analysis and related work as directed. Incumbents will disseminate and communicate these findings to NOPD Command-Staff as well as supervisors and officers; and related work as required.

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  • Systems Administrator, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    As part of the Technology Team, the Application Systems Administrator coordinates the details relating to the infrastructure to support our applications from initial design through testing and deployment. S/he works closely with team members and partners to ensure high application uptime.

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  • Crime Analyst III, City of New Orleans - Police Department

    Professional, specialized, and advanced administrative and technical work utilizing a variety of research methods and techniques to identify and analyze raw information for the purpose of substantiating criminal patterns and/or trends and predictive analysis. Work includes correlating, integrating, and evaluating varying types of information from investigative activities for the purpose of generating investigative leads, and prepares reports to document investigative activities and summarize findings. The positon will also support the development and management of internal management data products as well as ad-hoc data analysis and related work as directed. Incumbents will disseminate and communicate these findings to NOPD Command-Staff as well as supervisors and officers; and related work as required.

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  • Director of Technology Development, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    The Technology team members develop new applications and maintains citywide, enterprise products. The team leverages existing City technology assets and systems, and also works in an agile, iterative way to build new digital services, collaborating closely with the Design and Data teams.

    The Director of Technology Development leads the vision, strategy, and execution of digital service development. S/he partners closely with the Design and Data teams to deliver human-centered, data-driven digital services that are continuously improved and updated to meet the needs of all users and City stakeholders. The Director oversees the long term strategy for technology support while also bringing new technologies and...

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  • Web Developer, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    The Technology team members develop new applications and maintains citywide, enterprise products. The team leverages existing City technology assets and systems, and also works in an agile, iterative way to build new digital services, collaborating closely with the Design and Data teams.

    The web developer will work closely with design, data and technology team members to enhance and expand our current products and create new digital services. S/he should have strong front end development skills to make tools that are human-centered and help make complex information easy to understand.

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  • Systems Analyst II-Digital Services Developer - City of Asheville, NC

    The City of Asheville is seeking to fill a full-time Digital Services Software Developer position in the Information Technology Department. This position delivers business technology analysis and consulting services to internal customers. Works with the civic technology community and citizens in general to deliver technology solutions that improve engagement between external customers and city government. The position develops and implements information technology systems solutions to address the business needs of the organization. The position focuses on business automation and solutions with an emphasis on self-service, open data and better resilience. This position conducts analysis of systems, programs and the design of business processes involving evaluation of current/proposed information & business process flow. As a full stack software developer handling front end UI/UX, backend and third party integrations, this position stays abreast of available/emerging technologies and...

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  • Design, Technology, and Innovation Fellow - City of Austin

    We’re looking for experienced service designers, content strategists, front-end developers, and back-end developers to serve on multidisciplinary project teams with career civil servants, actively demonstrating the value of iterative development and user-centered design. Our teams are working to improve a wide range of city services, including researching and redesigning our permitting processes, prototyping ways to change behaviors around recycling and composting, building the next generation of ATXFloods, improving the digital presence of our Convention Center, and creating city-wide standards for service design, web development, and user research.

    You’ll also serve as an expert and educator in your discipline, establishing new practices that can work across departments and providing guidance and training for other fellows and city staff.

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  • Project Manager - City of Bellevue

    The City of Bellevue Utilities department is seeking a talented, highly experienced Project Manager who is passionate about putting their skills to use for the good of our vibrant community. You will be responsible for implementation of Smart City technology solutions. For instance, selection and implementation of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) solution throughout Bellevue's water service area. This would include replacing nearly 40,000 water meters and meter boxes or lids as necessary; installing Meter Interface Units (MIU) and communication equipment; Implementation of AMI Meter Data Management Software (MDMS) and other equivalent projects. You will have experience in System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) management and IT technology acquisition process including RFP development, contract negotiation and development, oversight of implementation, and vendor management.

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  • Innovation and Analytics Officer - City of Boulder

    Resumes and cover letters will only be accepted electronically. To be considered an applicant for this critical role or to request a full job description, please email your cover letter and resume to lindapaul@searchpartnership.net. For questions, please call 908-541-0390.

    The Innovation and Analytics Officer position will be focused on providing citywide oversight of metrics and data analytics to facilitate strategic utilization of data. Once the data has been analyzed and understood, the Officer builds actionable thoughts and processes to be used throughout the enterprise. The Officer will be the guru for business analytics and will have the skills, knowledge of the technologies, and practices for continuous iterative exploration and investigation of past business performance to gain insight and drive business planning.

    Must be able to work across the organization to foster an improved culture of innovation, accessibility, efficiency and accountability. This includes the...

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  • Data Scientist, City of San Francisco - DataSF

    Want to transform City services through the use of analytics? Then join the DataSF team to empower and expand use of data in government!

    The City has a bunch of data - your mission will be to put that data to work. We are a small, fast paced team that works with departments across the City. This allows us to work on a range of issues and policy areas and a range of datasets. You will join our team as our analytics guru. You will help identify opportunities for data analysis and visualization, conduct and communicate the analysis and help deploy the insights into products and operations.

    If you are an entrepreneurial and passionate data enthusiast, join our team to improve government through good use of data!

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  • Principal, Content Designer - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Principal, Designer - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Principal, Product and Delivery Strategist - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Principal Technical Architect, Legacy Replacement and Modernization - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Principal Technical Architect, Security and Privacy - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Principal, User Researcher - Digital Services for the State of California

    Part of California's Government Operations Agency, the Department of Technology (CDT) is one of the largest technology suppliers for state and local government in California. Together with state agencies and entities, we deliver technology for everyone. To meet Secretary Batjer’s challenge, our department is changing: adding new skills and new capabilities to support a culture of understanding user needs – not just government needs – and making sure we meet them.

    Our demonstrator projects (the California’s Child Welfare Digital Service, and more to come) start by understanding user needs. Then, we work iteratively with private sector partners. Finally, we build in the open: because it makes things better.

    You can read more about the Child Welfare Digital Service in a blog post hosted by our friends at 18F.

    California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) handles important services like social services, public health and Medi-Cal, the Medicaid program. The Office for Systems...

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  • Director of Project Management Office, City of Chicago - Department of Innovation and Technology

    The PMO Director will be responsible for timely and successful delivery of the Department of Innovation & Technology’s portfolio of projects, and oversees portfolio management, project management, and business relationship management. The PMO Director collaborates with DoIT’s senior management and business partners to develop/maintain strategic plans and operational processes. In addition to day-to-day management of people and projects, the Director will be expected to think strategically and participate in long-term planning efforts to improve delivery models, monitoring tools, support metrics, and overall product(s) quality.

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  • Chief Innovation and Performance Officer, County of Cuyahoga, Ohio

    Cuyahoga County is located in the northeast part of Ohio and is the largest and most populous of the Ohio’s 88 counties. The shores of Lake Erie border the county to the north and the Cuyahoga River bisects the county. As the largest county in the state it boasts a population of more than $1.2 million residents; it is also the county seat for the City of Cleveland. In addition to the City of Cleveland, it is home to thirty seven cities, 19 villages and two townships spanning 1,246 sq miles (3,227 km2).

    Cuyahoga County seeks to fill the position of Chief Innovation and Performance Officer (CIPO) who will lead and champion the evolution of the County’s internal innovation and performance efforts. The CIPO will lead a high-performing team and collaborate with County leadership to: 1) Help Cuyahoga County become a data-driven and high-performing government; 2) Create a culture of employee ownership and investment in Cuyahoga County working with the Chief Talent Officer; 3) Ensure that...

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  • Director of Innovation and Technology - City of Wisconsin Rapids

    The successful candidate will strive to make City government more innovative, engaged, efficient, connected, and responsive with technology. Connects City Hall and all of its resources with problem-solvers outside of it.

    Responsible for determining the Information Technology (IT) needs of the City. Devises the IT framework, technology procedures, and organizational practices. Works with City management, IT, and external partners to ensure that the IT infrastructure and digital assets are working efficiently and effectively.

    Increases City transparency and accessibility by working with City departments to expand public access to information. Makes information freely available online in a readable, open format that can be easily retrieved, downloaded, indexed, sorted, searched, analyzed, and revised, utilizing readily available Web search application and software.

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  • Civic Designer - City of Jersey City

    The City of Jersey City is seeking a Civic Designer to bring expertise and creativity to the team’s work, with a specific focus on research, data synthesis, idea generation, and protoyping. Successful candidates for the Civic Designer position will have a strong ability to work and think creatively about challenges facing residents in cities, and will have significant experience leveraging human-centered design to solve complex problems. An understanding of municipal government and familiarity and knowledge of public sector innovation is desired.

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  • Student Intern, Engineering Division - Port of San Francisco

    The Port of San Francisco is an enterprise agency of the City and County of San Francisco and is governed by a Commission of five members appointed by the Mayor. The Port Commission is responsible for overseeing a broad range of waterfront commercial, maritime, and public access facilities that are held in public trust for the people of California. The Port’s jurisdiction covers approximately 7.5 miles of waterfront land from Pier 98, near Hunter’s Point in the southern part of San Francisco, to Fisherman’s Wharf in the northern part of the City. 

    The Port’s diverse business portfolio includes over 550 ground, commercial, retail, office, industrial and maritime industrial leases including cargo shipping, ship repair, excursion boats, ferry boats, fishing and fish processing/distribution, tourism, filming, harbor services, and cruise-shipping. With some of the most modern and flexible shipping-terminal facilities on the West Coast, as well as naturally deep water, the Port can...

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  • Outreach Manager, Los Angeles Electric Vehicle Carsharing in Disadvantaged Communities - City of Los Angeles

    The City of Los Angeles has recently launched a first-of-its-kind Electric Vehicle Carsharing project focused on service to Disadvantaged Communities in Central Los Angeles, working with BlueCalifornia, a carsharing operator that has launched such systems in Paris and Indianapolis. The City and its technical advisor – the Shared Use Mobility Center (SUMC) has partnered in this work with a Steering Committee comprised of the Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance (KIWA), the Salvadoran American Leadership and Education Fund (SALEF), TRUST South LA, and other community-based organizations, to guide the program design and neighborhood outreach towards ensuring that the program supports the needs of LA’s low-income residents.

    The Steering Committee (SC) seeks committed and well-qualified candidates to fill a full-time 
    Outreach Manager position, which will lead this work. This is a key position in what represents a groundbreaking partnership to...

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  • Performance Data Manager - City of Memphis

    The City of Memphis Office of Performance Management (OPM) is hiring a Performance Data Manager. The OPM makes city government more transparent, more productive, and more accountable to constituents. The Performance Data Manager acts as the nexus for the organization's performance data and serves as the City's subject matter expert in analytics.

    In just two years, the OPM has shifted the culture of Memphis city government and enjoys universal buy-in and engagement among the leadership of the City's operating divisions. The Performance Data Manager will help the OPM meet the demand for its services by growing the City's capacity to acquire, validate, catalog, publish, and analyze the necessary data to make evidence-based policy and operational decisions. 

    The Performance Data Manager is part of the Executive division and reports to the Director of the Office of Performance Management. The OPM has served all...

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  • MassIT Digital Services UX Designer - Massachusetts Office of Information Technology

    The Digital Services team is a new initiative of MassIT, the Massachusetts Office of Information Technology. Our mission is to use the best technology and information to make every interaction with the government of Massachusetts simpler, faster, more meaningful, and wicked awesome.

    We take an agile, human-centered approach to developing great public services, and the products and services that we work on have the potential to touch the lives of thousands of people in Massachusetts.

    MassIT Digital Services is looking for a User Experience Designer to join our team and help develop elegant and intuitive ways to deliver useful, usable, and delightful public services to the people of Massachusetts.

    As a UX Designer, you’ll work in a collaborative environment with product managers, business analysts, content strategists, front- and back-end developers, data scientists, GIS analysts, and more. You’ll be responsible for leading UX and UI design efforts, creating...

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  • Director of Student Systems, Department of Technology in San Francisco Unified School District - City of San Francisco

    The Department of Technology in San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) seeks a Director of Student Systems to join our team. 

    The Student Systems Team maintains the data and codebase within our instance of the Synergy Student Information System to serve the needs of SFUSD’s 56,000 students and families, and more than 5,000 teachers teachers and administrators. This individual would lead a team of business analysts, developers, database administrators, and project managers. He or she would also cultivate partnerships with vendors and other departments as the district continues to implement a system consolidation strategy in coming months and years.

    We are particularly interested in finding candidates who have experience working within—or leading—agile product teams. We also need someone with demonstrable management experiences, preferably in a technology-focused organization.

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  • Apprentice, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    An apprenticeship with our team is an opportunity to grow your expertise in design, product development and management, front-end development, digital services, or public policy and help improve the lives of millions of New Yorkers. We are currently seeking students with an interest in these disciplines: design, product management, data visualization, front-end development, public policy, or social impact.

    Apprenticeships are project-based, part-time, and usually last 2-3 months with a minimum of two days per week. Projects will focus on the delivery, on-going success, and continuous improvement of government services.

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  • Back End Developer, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    As part of the Technology Development Team, the Back End Developer manages the interchange of data between the server and the end user interface. S/he will manage the development of all server-side logic, definition and integration to ensure high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front end.

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  • Design Lead, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    The Design & Product team follows a human-centered process, working with stakeholders to analyze needs, identify opportunities and design and develop products and services that make an impact. Central to the work on all products and initiatives, we conduct user research, which informs the user experiences we design, and work closely with internal and vendor technology teams to prototype, develop, and set ongoing strategy and roadmaps for digital tools.


    The Design Lead uses visual, user experience, interaction, and service design to prototype and design public services to decrease poverty and increase opportunity for New Yorkers. S/he will work closely with design, data and technology team members to...

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  • Data Architect, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    The initiatives that you will work on all share the common goal of delivering more effective services and helping residents address poverty-related challenges. We operate a portfolio of digital tools and offer our expertise across multiple areas, including facilitating data integration to improve social service performance, easing access to services and programs, and designing new digital and in-person services with agency partners.

    The Data team members help access, integrate and analyze data to develop more effective services and inform policy decisions and programmatic designs. The team views data as a protected asset that can be responsibly leveraged across digital products to support analytical...

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  • Full Stack Developer, New York City - Mayor's Office of Operations

    The Mayor's Office of Operations works to make City government more effective, efficient, coordinated and equitable in carrying out its day-to-day business. It monitors the performance of all City agencies and serves as a research and project management hub for the Mayor’s Office.

    The Technology team members develop new applications and maintains citywide, enterprise products. The team leverages existing City technology assets and systems, and also works in an agile, iterative way to build new digital services, collaborating closely with the Design and Data teams.

    The full stack developer will work closely with design, data and technology team members to enhance and expand our current products and create new digital services. S/he should have strong development skills to make tools that are human-centered and help make complex information easy to understand.

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  • Senior Software Engineer: Full-Stack Web Developer, Department of Technology - City of San Francisco

    The senior software engineer, under the direction of the Technical Lead of the Digital Service and Products division at the Department of Technology, will join the engineering team to build modern digital products to better serve San Francisco residents, businesses, and visitors. We’re seeking a skilled full-stack web developer to join our team to work on City services like affordable housing, small business permitting, job placement and workforce training programs, and more. 

    As a senior software engineer, you will serve as a technical authority in building digital products. You will solve large, complex problems by putting the needs of users first and focusing on delivery and outcomes. From writing code one day, to going to meet with partners in city departments another day, you’ll be on a team that is delivering new digital products that will impact the lives of every San Franciscan. This dynamic role allows you to be a key contributor to improving how our city government...

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