CWDS Recruiting for Development Chief

Child Welfare Digital Services (CWDS) is recruiting for a Development Chief to oversee a combination of state staff and contractor software development teams.  The goal of CWDS is to design and develop a suite of web applications to replace the legacy mainframe-based Child Welfare Services Case Management System.  As California’s premiere technology project utilizing Agile methodology, CWDS is embarking on a groundbreaking initiative based on the principles of user-centered design and iterative development.

The deadline to apply is June 15th.  Read more details here:  

CWDS Hiring DevOps Engineer, Case Management Product Owner

Child Welfare Digital Services (CWDS) has posted the following two job announcements:

DevOps Engineer

Under the direction of the Chief of Operations (DPM III), the DevOps Engineer (Systems Software Specialist II) contributes to the shared CWDS culture and vision by implementing and supporting cloud-based application infrastructure, as well as continuous integration and deployment automation. The DevOps Engineer supports CWDS by serving as the bridge between software development and operations teams.

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Case Management Product Owner

Under the direction of the Case Management Service Manager, the Product Owner (Sr. ISA) assumes responsibility for the day to day decisions for concept to delivery in development of software that meets user needs and solves real problems for resource family home approval and children’s residential facility licensing. The Product Owner guides and directs a team of software designers and developers to design, test, and deliver user-centered software using agile-based methodologies to meet the Service Manager’s vision and goals for the ultimate product.

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CWDS Recruiting for CALS Product Owner

Child Welfare Digital Services is currently recruiting to fill the position of Product Owner, a key role on the Certification, Approval, and Licensing Services (CALS) team that will help manage the design and development team to create the new module to support the regulation of foster care homes in California.

As a Product Owner working on California’s first major technology project using Agile methodology, you will work in an innovative, high-energy environment, collaborating with designers, developers, and other team members across the project to replace the legacy child welfare system.

Led by user-centered design principles, the Product Owner works directly with the Digital Service Manager to set the vision and priority for software development for CALS.

The Child Welfare Digital Services program, as part of the Office of Systems Integration offers free parking, in close proximity to downtown Sacramento (in the South Natomas area), an Agile working environment, a newly refurbished and innovative office space and working environment and a challenging opportunity to be part of an exciting program and team. Click here to apply!