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​Information Technology

Information Technology classifications perform a variety of activities in support of information technology systems, such as microcomputers, multifunction automated office systems, and teleprocessing networks and/or systems.  The more senior classifications may develop problem solutions using information technology methods; conduct feasibility studies; act as project managers over information technology system projects; work on analysis and support of multifunction office systems; provide information center services and information technology system services; and develop information processing standards and procedures.

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Application Development Support Branch
The Application Development Support Branch takes great pride in providing all the internal programming needs for the numerous diverse programs throughout the Department. Once a project has been approved, the branch staff assists and supports all aspects of the application process from gathering of initial project requirements to the maintenance and operations of the fully implemented system.


Step 1: Create or Login to Your CalCareer Account

With a CalCareer account, you can take state civil service examinations, store different versions of your application, apply for vacancies, track your application status and save your resume all in one place.

Step 2: Take Examination/Assessment

Before you can work for the State, you need to take and pass an examination for the job type (classification) that you wish to be considered for employment. The assessment process can take many forms (i.e. self-assessments or written exams) and maybe required to be completed in-person or online. Examination Bulletins list the minimum qualifications and the steps required to apply and/or complete the examination/assessment. If you have current or past state experience, you may have Transfer Eligibility or Reinstatement Rights.

Information Technology Technician$3,123.00-$4,995.00Sacramento7PB32Continuous
Information Technology Associate$3,877.00-$7,075.00Sacramento7PB33Continuous
Information Technology Specialist I$5,297.00-$8,570.00Sacramento7PB35Continuous
Information Technology Specialist II$6,777.00-$9,354.00Sacramento7PB36Continuous
Information Technology Specialist III$7,184.00-$9,627.00Sacramento7PB37Continuous
Information Technology Supervisor I$6,078.00-$8,145.00Sacramento7PB38Continuous
Information Technology Supervisor II$6,078.00-$8,955.00Sacramento7PB39Continuous
Information Technology Manager I$7,376.00-$9,884.00Sacramento7PB40Continuous
Information Technology Manager II$8,949.00-$10,877.00Sacramento7PB43Continuous

​Step 3: Search and Apply for Jobs

Once you have taken the examination or established eligibility for the job type that you wish to be considered for employment, you may be considered for open positions in that job type by applying for job vacancies. Login to your CalCareer account, locate the job posting you wish to apply for and click on “Apply for This Job” and follow the prompts.

Information Technology Specialist I - Software Engineer Developer$5,297.00-$8,570.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionApplication Development & Support BranchSacramentoJC-2594157/30/20217PB35Continuous
Information Technology Specialist I - Systems Management Engineer$5,297.00-$8,570.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionData Center & Operations Branch – HQSacramentoJC-2593988/2/20217PB35Continuous
Information Technology Specialist II - California Reportable Disease Information Exchange (CalREDIE)$6,777.00-$9,354.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionApplication Development & Support BranchSacramentoJC-2453388/2/20217PB36Continuous
Information Technology Specialist II - Enterprise Systems Architect$6,777.00-$9,354.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionData Center & Operations Branch – HQSacramentoJC# 2472278/5/20217PB36Continuous
Information Technology Specialist II - MuleSoft$6,777.00-$9,354.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionApplication Development & Support BranchSacramentoJC-2574708/12/20217PB36Continuous
Information Technology Specialist I - Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist$5,297.00-$8,570.00Permanent Full TimeInformation Technology Services DivisionData Center & Operations Branch – HQSacramentoJC-2620268/27/20217PB35Continuous
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