Department of Justice


$7,365.00 - $9,869.00 per Month

Final Filing Date: 8/7/2020

Job Description and Duties

Under the general direction of the Information Technology Manager I (ITM I),

the incumbent performs at the expert level and will architect, install, test, modify, evaluate, and maintain complex computer systems. The incumbent is the ultimate technical authority and acts as the technical mentor to other administrators within the Unit. The incumbent will be responsible for 24 x 7 hour support to troubleshoot the more complex problems and issues. The incumbent will lead the most complex projects, which

includes troubleshooting, monitoring, enhancement, and maintenance of the computer systems that house the Department’s critical applications. The incumbent formulates strategic planning activities and acts as a consultant to other application staff, network staff, system administration staff, vendors, and agencies as the recognized technical specialist for the Department’s WINDOWS environment. The incumbent has the ability to

perform all aspects of implementing a clustered environment for supporting high-availability systems including the design, build, and liaison work that is associated in the coordination effort. The incumbent also participates as the top independent technical specialist in the analysis and planning of computer systems installations and

enhancements for in-house and external clients.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

Minimum Requirements

You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.

Position Details

Job Code #:
Position #(s):
Working Title:
$7,365.00 - $9,869.00 A
# of Positions:
Work Location:
Sacramento County
Job Type:
Permanent, Full Time
CJIS-Nancy Munoz
Work Shift:
Day Shift
Work Week:
Monday - Friday

Department Information

This position is located in the California Justice Information Services Division, Techonology Support Bureau, Strategic Transport & Technology Services Branch, Server & VMWare Administration Unit.


Please disregard the SROA/Surplus language below as the Department of Justice requires applicants to submit their SROA/Surplus Letter if that is the basis of their eligibility.


For more information about the department, please visit the Attorney General’s website at

Special Requirements

A fingerprint check is required.


Clearly indicate JC – 209884 in the “Examination(s) or Job Title(s) For Which You Are Applying” section of your State Application.

This is a re-advertisement for JC 205145. If you have previously applied for JC 205145, it is not necessary to re-apply. Your original application for JC 205145 will be included in this candidate pool for JC 209884.

Application Instructions

Completed applications and all required documents must be received or postmarked by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered. Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Final Filing Date: 8/7/2020

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, have list eligibility, are in the process of obtaining list eligibility, or have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility (please attach your letter, if available). SROA and Surplus candidates are given priority; therefore, individuals with other eligibility may be considered in the event no SROA or Surplus candidates apply.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected to move forward in the selection process.
Applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications stated in the Classification Specification(s).

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:

Address for Mailing Application Packages

You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:

Department of Justice
Attn: Nancy Munoz - JC 209884
PO Box 160608
Sacramento, CA 95816-0608

Address for Drop-Off Application Packages

You may drop off your application and any applicable or required documents at:

Nancy Munoz - JC 209884
4949 Broadway
Sacramento, CA 95820
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Required Application Package Documents

The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Resume is required and must be included.
  • Statement of Qualifications -

    Please refer to the required additional job related information below.

  • Other -

    Click on the following link to complete the California Department of Justice Recruitment Survey:

Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Desirable Qualifications

In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:

1. Extensive and current experience in Active Directory.

2. Ability to analyze and evaluate complex software products for applicability and use for

services hosted by an organization.

3. Current experience administering Microsoft Windows Server 2012 or greater.

4. Current experience in basic scripting (i.e. PowerShell, bat, python, etc.).

5. Current experience provisioning physical & virtual servers, their associated hardware, and

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 or greater.

6. Current experience using VMWare technologies.

7. Current knowledge of emerging trends in relation to Enclosure technologies,

Hyperconverged Infrastructures and Windows Server technologies.

8. Develop and promulgate technical materials for use and/or education of section, bureau

and other data center personnel.

9. Develop and provide technical training to section, bureau, and other data center personnel.

10. Strong ability to advise, create, or participate in the design of new system architecture,

standards, and methods to support organizational needs.

11. Strong ability to analyze and identify system inefficiencies, and make recommendations for

changes to optimize system performance.

12. Strong ability to lead teams.

13. Strong ability to troubleshoot infrastructure hardware and software problems.

14. Strong ability to work independently.

15. Strong Knowledge of storage technologies.

16. Strong Knowledge of TCP/IP networks and the OSI model.

17. Strong technical writing skills.

Contact Information

The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

Human Resources Contact:
Nancy Munoz
(916) 210-3377

Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

EEO Contact:
EEO Officer
(916) 210-7580
California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Required Additional Job Related Information:

Please include a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) with your application package.

1. Please describe your experience and/or education related to DQ #1.

2. Please describe your experience and/or education related to DQ #3.

SOQ Instructions: Please carefully read the instructions. You will be rated on your ability to adhere to the filing requirements in addition to how well your experience and/or education meets the Desirable Qualifications (DQs) of the position. The DQs are identified on the job bulletin under the Desirable Qualifications section.Tailor your response for the specific position to which you are applying for. Your SOQ must be written in the following format. Be sure to closely follow the formatting requirements: 11 or 12-point font, single-spaced, no more than two pages total. You are not limited in the amount of space you dedicate for each DQ, but your SOQ cannot be more than two pages total in length. Nothing beyond two pages will be scored.


Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

Application Methods:
Electronic (Using your CalCareer Account)
By Mail