City of Sunnyvale

Recognized as the “Heart of Silicon Valley,” Sunnyvale, with a population of approximately 149,000, is the fifth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area and the second largest in Santa Clara County Sunnyvale was incorporated in 1912 and has transformed from an agricultural community to a center for the defense industry and the current nexus of research, development, and manufacturing that created Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is home to notable companies such as Amazon Lab126, Apple, Bloom Energy, Fortinet, Google, Intuitive Surgical, LinkedIn, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Mercedes Benz Research and Development, NASA Ames Research Center, NetApp, Twitter, and Walmart Labs. The draw of working in this dynamic community swells the City’s daytime workforce to 230,000.

Sunnyvale is located in the spectacular San Francisco Bay Area. The San Jose, Oakland, and San Francisco international airports are easily accessible. The area is home to many museums, theaters, concert halls, and art galleries, as well as numerous professional sports teams.

In addition to its ideal location, Sunnyvale is also recognized for its park system and public recreation facilities, including eighteen prize-winning parks, two golf courses, fifty-one tennis courts, six public swimming pools, and a state of the art Community Center. The Baylands Park provides over seventy acres of developed parkland offering recreation activities, scenic pathways, and picnic areas for families. A wide variety of cultural and artistic events take place within the City, including the annual Art & Wine Festival, the Summer Wednesday Night Music Series, Jazz & Beyond Music Series, Hands on the Arts children’s art fair, a weekly year-round farmer’s market, and downtown holiday events. Additionally, the historic downtown business district is a vibrant commercial and entertainment hub.

Four school districts serve Sunnyvale, with twenty-six public and private schools. Sunnyvale includes its own community college campus: Foothill Sunnyvale. Stanford University, Santa Clara University, San Jose State University, two University of California campuses, and several community colleges are nearby.

$79,795 - $101,840 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 14, 2018
Full time
*Note: This is a grant funded position.  Continued employment is contingent upon ongoing grant funding.  The position opens Thursday, September 6, 2018 and the final filing date is Monday, October 1, 2018, at 5:00 pm. The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of Accountant with the NOVA Workforce Services Department. Hosted by the City of Sunnyvale, NOVA provides grant-funded workforce development services to job seekers and businesses in northern Santa Clara County and in San Mateo County. Under direction of an assigned supervisor or manager, this position prepares, monitors, audits and analyzes all accounting and financial transactions, budgets, revenue, expenditures and fund balances for the NOVA Workforce Services Department. In addition, this position is responsible for preparing clear, concise and accurate financial reports, month-end and year-end closings and claims for payment required for State, Federal and private sector funding.  When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor. 
$131,472 - $154,673 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 14, 2018
Full time
The City is seeking a highly motivated, self-starter who is skilled at managing capital programs. The ideal candidate will have solid experience managing complex design and construction projects as well as negotiating and managing contracts. Experience creating and managing scopes, schedules, and budgets is highly desired. Candidates should have a proven track record completing public programs/projects on time and within budget. Other skills the City is looking for include: excellent oral and written communication; strong leadership; ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships; and the ability to collaborate with others, quickly driving the decision-making process.   The current vacancy is primarily responsible for managing the implementation of the City's Cleanwater Program (Water Pollution Control Plant reconstruction program) and Civic Center Modernization Project. This position will be managing consultants responsible for program management, design, and construction management.   The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a related field; AND Five years of professional engineering experience, including two years at the advanced journey level which included the direction of staff and management of projects.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire and possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of California. The position opens September 5, 2018 and final filing date is October 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding these current opportunities, please visit: https://sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on City Jobs.   Salary: $131,472.00 - $154,673.00 Annually When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor. 
$117,003 - $137,650 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 14, 2018
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale invites applications for the position of Environmental Programs Manager. This position oversees the implementation of environmental programs which may include services for solid waste management, water pollution prevention, and/or sustainability.  This position plans, coordinates, monitors and promotes the City’s environmental programs and services and is responsible for the day-to-day supervision of assigned staff.  Minimum qualifications are a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public or Business Administration, Environmental Science, Social Science, Engineering or a related field; and four years of experience in developing, promoting and operating environmental programs, including some lead or supervisory experience.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application packet will consist of a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The final filing date is October 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov.   Salary: $117,003 - $137,650 Annually When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.