Office of Technology & Innovations (OTI) Career Opportunities

 

Join the Office of Technology
& Innovation at the DMHC!

 

We are OTI, the Office of Technology and Innovation! We believe that through implementing innovative new technology solutions, we can improve the delivery of health care for Californians who rely on the Managed Health Care system.

 

We provide Application Development, Business Intelligence and Data Analytics, Quality Assurance, Infrastructure, Technology Support services, Project Management and Information Security services to the DMHC!

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We leverage our technical skills to support the DMHC's mission to protect consumers' health care rights and ensure a stable health care delivery system.
 

 
 

There are two paths to a career in OTI.
Please select the path that best fits your journey.

 

Follow These Steps on Your Journey!

If you are new to the State of California application process, it is important for you to understand how to navigate the process. Below are links to resources that you should review before applying.

Step 1:

Review Job Posting

Start by reviewing the entire Job Posting on the CalCareers website, but do NOT apply for the job yet! This will ensure you understand the position and application requirements.

Step 2:

Learn About Required Examinations

Before you can apply for an open position, you may be required to take an examination which consists of a series of questions that help determine if you are qualified to apply for the position.

Step 3:

Complete Required Examination

Learn about the exam and Application Process. Then watch this video for an example of how to complete an Examination.

Step 4:

Download and Complete the SOQ

Watch this video to learn how to download and complete the Statement of Qualifications (SOQ), when required!

Step 5:

Apply on CalCareers Website

Watch this video to learn how to apply for a job with the State of California through the CalCareers job portal! Find more tutorials on the CalCareers website.

 
Questions?

Email Us at TechTalk@dmhc.ca.gov


Ready to
join the team?

ready to join the team

Please explore our available career opportunities:

Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Application Development Security Operations Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies aimed at detecting vulnerabilities and mitigating threats within the organization. Areas of responsibility include application secure coding integration and risk management.
Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Cloud Security Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies to manage information security technology systems and services. Areas of responsibility include cloud directory services, infrastructure, identity protection services, and access management services.
Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Data Loss Prevention Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies aimed at preventing data loss within the organization. Areas of responsibility include cloud and on-premises information security technology systems and services.
Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Disaster Recovery Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies aimed at responding to hazardous, emergency, and disaster events. Areas of responsibility include planning, documenting and testing of operations and backup plans.
Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Identity Access Control Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies involved in DMHC’s Identity and Access Management (IAM) program. Areas of responsibility include IAM platform and control systems and services.
Classification:
IT Manager I
Salary Range:
$8849.00 - $11857.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Information Security Compliance Manager provides management guidance to staff within the Information Security team and oversees DMHC’s Information Security Policy and Program. Areas of responsibility include promoting equal opportunity in hiring and employee development and promotion and the integrity of information security program standards, guidelines, practices, and procedures.
Classification:
IT Specialist I
Salary Range:
$6,139.00 - $9,932.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Security Analyst works as an integral part of the DMHC’s information security program. Areas of responsibility include Privacy, Risk Management, Information Security Governance, Incident Response, and Security Awareness, Education, and Training.
Classification:
IT Specialist III
Salary Range:
$8,961.00 - $12,009.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Information Security Architect works with the Chief Information Security Officer to Provide master level direction, guidance and mentoring to staff within the Information Security team. Areas of responsibility include DMHC’s application security, vulnerability and risk management, and documentation, compliance and reporting.
Classification:
IT Specialist II
Salary Range:
$8,130.00 - $10,893.00
Department:
Information Security Office
Location:
Sacramento County
Schedule:
Permanent Full-time, Telework Available (Must reside in California)
Filing Deadline:
Until Filled
About the Job:
The Server Security Engineer develops, implements, and oversees strategies and technologies in the evaluation and testing of hardware and software for the server/client infrastructure and systems. Areas of responsibility include Multi Factor Authentication, Server Baseline, Server Hardening, Encryption, Data Classification and Data Loss Prevention.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I required to submit a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ)?

Yes and No! Some jobs require an SOQ, and other jobs do not. If an SOQ is required, it will be specified in the Application instructions.

What happens after I submit my application?

The hiring manager will be notified of your application, and it will be reviewed and scored.

  • After your application has been reviewed, HR will do a Minimum Qualifications check and let the hiring manager know whether you are eligible to be considered for an interview.
  • If you are selected for an interview, you will be notified by email or phone and an interview will be scheduled.
  • You will participate in the interview process (with a multi-person panel). Finalists may be asked back for a second interview, technical evaluation, or informal meeting.

Does the DMHC offer full-time telework?

No. The DMHC supports a hybrid telework schedule which requires employees to report to one of the DMHC offices (located in Downtown Sacramento, Rancho Cordova, or at some point in the future - Los Angeles, California) for a minimum of two days per work week, with the remainder of the work week being conducted from an approved alternate work location or home office. When working in the office, employees are required to utilize a shared or “hotel” workspace. You may also choose to work full time from one of our office locations. Please note that you must work from within the State of California during the entirety of your employment with the DMHC.

Can I live anywhere in the world and still telework?

No. You must reside in the State of California and remain a resident in order to work for the DMHC.

Are all positions governed by a union collective bargaining agreement?

No. Manager, Supervisor and IT Specialist III positions are not governed by a collective bargaining agreement.

Does CalHR provide any FAQs on state employment?

Yes, please review the CalHR Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page of their website which answers FAQs about Benefits, Civil Rights, Controlled Substances, Labor Relations, Policies, Selection, Training and Workforce Planning.

Does the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) provide any FAQs on state benefits and retirement?

Yes, please review the CalPERS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page of their website which answers questions related to benefits and member education.

Questions?

Email Us at TechTalk@dmhc.ca.gov