The town of Nantucket, Massachusetts has an immediate opening for the position of Chief Technology Officer. The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) performs a variety of complex technical, administrative, and supervisory work in the planning, support, development, installation and maintenance of information technology (IT) systems. The CTO is also responsible for developing and implementing technology initiatives townwide, with the exception of public safety, airport and the public schools. As a senior level department manager, the CTO reports directly to the Town Manager and exercises leadership and management oversight of the IT Department.

The successful candidate has a bachelor’s degree with specialization in information technology, business, project management, public administration or related field; IT engineering experience favorable; eight to 10 years of responsible experience in diverse areas of information technology with a minimum of three to five years in a supervisory capacity; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Salary range starting at $150,000, commensurate with experience.

Residency required. The town will put forth best efforts to assist with securing housing.

The town of Nantucket offers a retirement pension through Barnstable County Retirement, 90% employer sponsored health insurance plan options, and a diverse selection of supplemental insurance policies.

Application Deadline: Sunday, April 16 at 4 p.m.

The town of Nantucket ( is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.