Associate Director, Business Systems Group

Associate Director, Business Systems Group


Administrative & Residential Information Technology

University of California, Santa Barbara


Summary of Job Details:

Under the general direction of the Director, Data Services & Business Systems, Administrative & Residential Information Technology (ARIT), the Assoc. Director, Business Systems Support is responsible for the planning, coordination, and project management of all Business Systems Support within the Division of Administrative Services. As a member of the ARIT management team, provides leadership, direction and expertise with regard to the strategy of Business Systems Architecture and Design. The ARIT organization is responsible for the planning, development, implementation, and overall administration for information systems and related technologies for all departments of the UCSB Division of Administrative Services, including Housing, Dining and Auxiliary Enterprises (HDAE), Design, Facilities and Safety Services (DFSS), Transportation and Parking Services (TPS), Police department, Human Resources, and the Vice Chancellor's office


Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience / training.

• 4-6 years Business Systems Support and Development.

• 4-6 years Demonstrated experience leading change management activities and managing their impact across multiple units or departments.

• 4-6 years Experience in the management of ongoing technology infrastructure acquisition and expansion, to include the identification and integration of suitable emerging technologies Required.

• Requires thorough knowledge of vendor-provided business systems sufficient for strategic planning, technology assessment and direction.

• Requires knowledge of technical architecture, systems use, maintenance, and planning and integration strategies.

• Leadership / management skills, including abilities in persuasion / negotiation, mentoring.

• Proven ability to present complex business information.

• Ability to understand the process involved to adapt, integrate, and modify existing programs or vendor-supplied products for use within a large and complex technical environment.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present technical topics to individuals and groups with potentially varied levels of technical sophistication.


Special Conditions of Employment:

• UCSB Campus Security Authority under Clery Act

• Maintain a valid CA driver's license, a clean DMV record and enrollment in the DMV Employee Pull-Notice Program. 

• Satisfactory criminal history background check.

• UCSB is a Tobacco-Free environment.


Pay Rate/Range:  $126,300 - $146,900/yr.

Days/Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm

Benefits Eligibility: Full Benefits 


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Application review begins: 9/19/2022

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Job #42092