Operational Environment

Washington County provides employees access to a robust set of technical resources as standard work tools. Employees are equipped with a well-configured, network connected, Windows-based personal computer (desktop or notebook). The PC is essential to employee productivity, providing access to personal productivity software, business applications, and the vast resources presented through the Internet.

Supporting the operational environment comprised of over 2200 end users across all departments is the daily priority of the division. County computer users count on an enterprise computing environment that delivers the access, performance, capacity, stability and security required in the era of digital business.

The Office of the CIO has overall executive responsibility for the division. The Division's 70+ technical professionals are organized into teams along technical functional lines. The technical support teams include: Infrastructure Services, Enterprise Applications and Solutions Engineering, Land, Spatial and Digital Experience. The Project Management Office leads and coordinates major initiatives across the division. A strong administrative team supports the vital business functions for the division including fiscal and human resource management.