Project Manager/Senior Business Analyst University of California, Los Angeles
Salary: $6,334 - $12,516 monthly
Position Description: The Office for Research Information Systems (ORIS) is a part of the Office of Research Administration (ORA) which supports the UCLA research program by providing leadership, professional guidance and administrative services to faculty, department administrators, and students. Plan, organize, direct and control Information Systems projects as assigned by the Chief Information Officer of the Research Administration Organization. Responsible for leading projects from conception to completion, while providing advanced applications management, technical coordination, and on-going operational support for web-based applications with the Office of Research Administration. Develop functional and technical design specification based on business requirements. Manage software implementations, quality assurance, training, and deployment efforts to ensure smooth transitions to new or updated software. Aggressively yet diplomatically manage external vendors to ensure deliverables are met per contract agreements, project plan, and action items. Mentor and provide leadership to IT team by setting excellent example in diligence, planning, analysis, and communications. Coordinate with other departments on the implementation of application interfaces with existing systems. Identify project risks and potential resolutions; report issues and on-going project status to senior management team. Monitor and manage project schedule and resource/budgetary allocation.
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 policy - http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.