Project Manager (TCHL PROJECT MGT PROFL 4) - 13006
Company: University of California - Davis
Posted on: November 23, 2020
Information and Educational Technology (IET) often acts as a
technology consultant and project manager to the campus and
individual departments. The objective is to advise the campus as to
the appropriate application of technology in solving business
problems, and to manage critical campus projects which implement
information technologies. The IET PMO has extensive influence on
campus-wide technology efforts by virtue of contributions to the
campus in the use of technology, participation in initiatives with
significant technology policy implications, management of complex
technical projects, participation with business units on
product/solution surveys, and participation in RFP and RFQ
processes related to campus computing.
The mission of Information and Educational Technology (IET) is to
create and support an information technology environment that
enhances the ability of the UC Davis community to teach, do
research and provide public service. In support of the University's
mission, IET will deliver an infrastructure of technological
services appropriate to the requirements of the campus
To see IET job postings and complete job descriptions, please click
THIS RECRUITMENT IS NOT A VISA OPPORTUNITY
As a member of the Information & Educational Technology (IET)
Project Management Office staff, this position will act as a
project manager and analyst under the general direction of
management by evaluating the suitability of proposed and
in-progress IET and campus projects, participating in
recommendations for the organization and construction of project
deliverables and services, and managing the change management and
implementation of chosen solutions.
This position must work cohesively with departmental level
leadership to ensure success and will be responsible for monitoring
the effectiveness, development, and execution of major projects.
This position has extensive influence on campus-wide technology
efforts by virtue of contributions to the campus in the use of
technology, participation in initiatives with significant
technology policy implications, management of complex technical
projects, participation with business units on product/solution
surveys, and participation in RFP and RFQ processes related to
$6,608/mo. - $14,808.33/mo.
No. of Positions
Percentage of Time
Full Time 100%
Monday Friday, Hours TBD
Apply by Date
Occasional travel required. Travel between campus and off-campus
* Due to the mission-critical services provided by this department,
this position may work hours other than M-F 8-5, especially in
response to system problems. Work flexible or extended hours as
* Must be routinely on-call as required.
* Work in a busy office environment with frequent
* Must be routinely on-call as required.
* Vacations are restricted during busy times.
* UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1,
2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use
of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly
prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and
outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
* Experience leading a project team through development and
implementation of project planning documents; budget development,
resource, test, implementation, quality assurance, contingency,
risk management plans, change and scope management, communication
planning and management, operational transition; and development
and application of project methodologies.
* Technical knowledge of architecture and tools for the following:
software application development; web services; security services;
workflow technology; data repository services; client-server
technology; cloud-based technologies; desktop technology; file
services; directory services; and business process analysis.
* Experience applying project management standards, processes,
tools, team leadership, and techniques appropriate for a variety of
project types, sizes and criticalities.
* Analytical skills including translating knowledge into new
context; interpreting, comparing and contrasting facts; ordering,
grouping, and inferring concepts using methods and theories in new
situations; organizing data; deconstructing components; combining
and relating knowledge from several areas; drawing conclusions;
comparing and discriminating between ideas; and making choices
based on reasoned argument.
* Experience managing projects and coordinating teams using Agile
Scrum, Waterfall and hybrid methodologies.
* Written and oral communication skills to communicate to various
levels of knowledge and management levels. Experience presenting
complex concepts and recommendations, including tailoring
presentations to a wide variety of audiences, including executive
* Experience working with Word, PowerPoint, Excel, MS Project,
Google Apps, Box.com, and other project management tools.
* Bachelor's degree in Project Management, Computer Science with an
emphasis in technology management or information management or
related field, or an equivalent combination of education and
* Experience interpreting and applying policy.
* Extensive experience in managing complex information technology
projects for which an application development methodology was
* Experience as primary, lead or sole project manager managing
enterprise-wide, complex information technology projects.
* PMP Certification, Agile Scrum Master certification, and/or ITIL
* Experience adapting to shifting priorities demands and
* Experience in building and managing customer/client
This position is a critical position and subject to a background
check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of
background investigation including criminal history and identity
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or
other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination
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