Office of Information Technology

IT Director’s Office, 410-545-8680

The MDOT SHA Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides strategic direction and coordination of information technology resources within MDOT SHA using a combination of in-house and outside resources. OIT is responsible for ensuring compatibility and interoperability of IT systems within MDOT SHA, including the following:

  • Acquisition, development, implementation, and maintenance of major business systems;
  • Development, maintenance and support of Web systems;
  • Management of local and wide-area network, network security, data loss prevention and support activities;
  • Procurement of all IT products and services following MDOT Transportation Secretary’s Office (TSO) and Department of Information Technology policy; and IT innovation

 

Program Management Division

This division performs the front-end IT project request and prioritization process for submission to MDOT SHA’s IT Steering Committee. Using a combination of in-house and outside resources, this division provides and coordinates the acquisition, development, implementation, and maintenance of all major business systems ensuring security, technology, project management, and coding standards from the State, DoIT, and MDOT are met. This division also coordinates the research, testing, and piloting of new technologies.

Infrastructure Division

This division maintains, supports and enhances the IT infrastructure. This includes the support and on-going utilization of Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) and related engineering applications. Employees in this division are also responsible for local and wide-area network management and support activities. The Infrastructure Division is also responsible for the procurement, distribution and support of desktop systems, as well as operational support of the servers, printers and plotters required for MDOT SHA’s engineering and business applications. This division also supports all web-based services including Internet and Intranet websites for MDOT SHA, MDOT TSO and other MDOT business units.