This position is located in the Office of Application Engineering and Development (AED) that is responsible for the full life cycle management of the USPTO’s automated information systems, consistent with the USPTO’s strategic IT plans and supporting technical architecture. AED designs, develops the systems and validates that the business areas’ functional and performance requirements are met prior to delivery to Operations for production testing and deployment.
The selectee will serve as Division Director for Corporate Systems Division within AED.
The Corporate Systems Division implements technical business solutions for the Corporate Business Units (CFO, CAO, OGC, OCIO, U/DIR) and other business units including Patent and Trademark when the solutions are not related to Patent or Trademark application processes. This division is responsible for the communications, collaboration, project management, basic knowledge of technology practices/coding/development processes, resource management, and system/business analysis necessary to support buildable and testable requirements for delivering professional information technology services and solutions to our customers. Additionally, this Division creates and manages the platform for metrics to measure all corporate systems
Coordinating requirements with business customers to determine which Automated Information Systems will be developed/replaced, the feasibility of the development/replacement with new technology.
Developing the mission, goals and vision for the Division and determines the financial and manpower resources required to accomplish the mission and vision.
Working with business customers on overall budget and priorities and justifies funding levels for continuing and improving USPTO operational capabilities.