Department of Social Services

The Department of Social Services is comprised of more than 4,800 employees who are responsible for the oversight and administration of programs serving California's most vulnerable residents.  Our mission is to serve, aid, and protect needy and vulnerable children and adults in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourage personal responsibility, and foster independence

$5,656 - $7,080 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jul 09, 2020
Full time
The California Department of Social Services (CDSS)   is currently recruiting for a   Research Data Specialist I . This position is  responsible for creating systematic processes for designing, conducting and evaluating data analysis practices across the department. Aid program and department administrators in understanding value from data in areas relating to the data modeling and analysis, business processes, and partner reporting. Manage special research projects of Executive interest. Work on independent and cross-department research and pilot efforts. Derive and present critical department data findings alongside the deputy and other program staff. CDSS is the project sponsor for building a sustainable data culture and maximizing the full value of data assets through: Enterprise Data asset Inventory, management and data migration; Enterprise Road Map regarding Information Sharing Capability and Policies and Procedures; Training of Enterprise Data Workforce; and...
$5,297 - $8,570 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jul 09, 2020
Full time
Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of fellow Californians while achieving your career goals?  Do you set high standards for yourself and enjoy a collaborative and challenging work environment?  The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) is currently recruiting an Information Technology Specialist I (Database Administrator).   We are looking for an experienced Database Administrator (DBA) to help model, design, build, maintain, and troubleshoot our complex and expanding Database infrastructure. You will be a member of the Network Operation Server team that demonstrates superb technical competency, delivers mission critical infrastructure and ensures the highest levels of availability, performance and security. The DBA is responsible for meeting business needs through innovative solutions, optimizing performances, application-level queries, and over-all data architecture.  You will collaborate with application owners and developers to...
$5,406 - $6,771 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jun 23, 2020
Full time
The California Department of Social Services is recruiting to fill one permanent full-time Senior Legal Analyst position, in its Children’s and Community Care Licensing Policy and Litigation Branch.  The position may be filled at the Legal Analyst level for recruitment purposes.  This Branch is dedicated to providing legal advice and services to Divisions within CDSS which are responsible for overseeing numerous social service programs such as Community Care Licensing and Children & Family Services Programs.  The Senior Legal Analyst works under the direction of an Assistant Chief Counsel and is delegated journey level analytical paralegal duties.  The successful candidate will have, or will have the ability to acquire, working knowledge of the laws and procedures pertaining to the Legal Division's role in matters related to the above-mentioned programs.  Duties include but are not limited to:  Preparing legislation and regulations analyses which impact Community...
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jun 23, 2020
Full time
PLEASE NOTE:  A STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ALONG WITH YOUR APPLICATION IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION.  PLEASE SEE “SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS” SECTION FOR STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS INSTRUCTIONS. Join Our Team! The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) is dedicated to serving, aiding and protecting children and adults in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourage personal responsibility and foster independence. We are looking for a highly motivated Research Data Analyst II (RDA II) with strong analytical skills who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment to join the Fiscal Forecasting and Policy Branch (FFPB) team. The FFPB is comprised of three bureaus: Children and Adult Programs Estimates Bureau, CalWORKs and CalFresh Estimates Bureau and Fiscal Policy and Analysis Bureau. The Estimates Bureaus develop the annual Local Assistance Governor’s Budget and May Revision update for programs administered by the County Welfare...
$5,297 - $8,570 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jun 23, 2020
Full time
It is highly recommended that applicants submit their application and supporting documents online through the Cal Career Account. The Department of Social Services, Information Systems Division (ISD),   Customer Support  Branch has an opening for   an Information Technology Associate. The position is located at 744 P Street, Sacramento, CA 95814. ISD is seeking a highly motivated, qualified individual to join an exciting and diverse team. The Information Technology Associate provides immediate support to users utilizing Information Technology (IT) equipment and serves as a “Single Point of Contact” Service Desk support analyst for all users. Duties include: Receiving and logging calls, documenting all work activity in the Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) system, and escalating incidents as appropriate to other support groups. Provide remote support and assistance to users on various software applications and provide hardware support for devices....
$5,149 - $6,446 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jun 23, 2020
Full time
The Department of Social Services (CDSS ) offers opportunities to advance important decisions that affect at least 8 million Californians. Across our programs we work to serve, aid, and protect needy and vulnerable children and adults in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourage personal responsibility, and foster independence. We are not as fancy as Silicon Valley; nor are we a Fortune 500 company. But that's ok, because we work with a purpose- helping and protecting Californians in need. We are currently looking for 16 analysts in several of our programs to help build and implement the innovative public policy projects that address the State’s social issues plaguing our communities. CDSS is a department that fosters and drives innovative public policy projects that address the social issues plaguing our communities statewide. Our teams do their daily work in a work environment where collaborative, proactive problem solving is strongly encouraged.  See State...
$5,149 - $6,446 monthly
Department of Social Services Sacramento, CA, USA
Jun 21, 2020
Full time
The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) launched the Research, Automation and Data (RAD) Division to build a sustainable data culture and maximizing the full value of data assets through: Enterprise Data asset Inventory, management and data migration; Enterprise Road Map regarding Information Sharing Capability and Policies and Procedures; Training of Enterprise Data Workforce; and Enterprise Identity, Credential, and Access Management. RAD is responsible for working with Information Services (technology) and Program partners throughout the data life cycle to ensure best practices are elevated toward the goal of serving California's most vulnerable families using a human-centered and data-driven approach. RAD is currently recruiting for an Associate Governmental Program Analys t who will assist the Data Literacy, Training and Division Support, and be responsible for facilitating, tracking, maintaining records, and maintaining updates of training materials....