Leads large Information Technology projects and engagements through phases of systems upgrade and development including requirement gathering, planning, and implementation. Minimizes exposure and risk on projects. Coordinates and facilitates the execution of multifaceted technology initiatives in line with strategic plans and operating objectives. Manages life cycles, vendors, sponsors, and stakeholders.
An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university with a focus in Business
Management, Information Technology, or related discipline. In the absence of a degree, directly
related job experience providing IT project management, utilization, and support for
systems/applications across various platforms, where a number of years and proven knowledge may
offset the degree requirement.
Experience & Skills
In addition to the education outlined above, at least five (5) years prior project management
experience working with medium to large scale IT projects. Professional project management
certification is preferred (PMP) and/or Six Sigma training certification. A proven track-record leading
teams through medium to large size projects. Strong communication skills are necessary to support
and interact with internal and external customers; must be able to motivate and lead internal
resources to work together to resolve complex technical problems. Additionally, refined
communication skills are required to make formal presentations to management and interact with
potential vendors to evaluate their products or services. Manages projects through proven skills in
problem analysis/solutions, cost/benefit analysis, change management, risk and issue management,
balancing multiple priorities, and being able to explain technical information to non-technical
colleagues and customers.