1. Develops, supervises and oversees the execution and implementation of detailed project plans in concert with stakeholders. 2. Manages several major projects simultaneously and ensures that the design, testing, training, documentation and prioritization objectives are met. 3. Refines and re-sequences during the implementation and execution phases of multiple projects, as needed. 4. Works closely with senior business analysts, technical professionals, end users and project stakeholders during the requirements, solutions design and implementation phases to develop detailed project plans for implementation. 5. Supervises risk assessment, communication planning, development of performance metrics and project entry criteria. Creates detailed project plans including timelines, budgets, and resource allocation to ensure successful project completion. 6. Manages stakeholder expectations through all phases of the project and ensures stakeholders, senior management and staff are working towards successful completion. Manages client expectations and provides issue/risk identification and escalation pathways. 7. May supervise and train junior project managers in developing detailed project plans. 8. Leads the implementation team of cross-functional project and technical resources. 9. Designs, develops, and executes communication systems to ensure effective exchange of information between project stakeholders, senior management, and staff. 10. Resolves complex project issues that involve representatives from multiple organizations. 11. Complies with and enforces standard policies and procedures.
Preferred Education: Experience in higher education research institution; experience with CISCO networking and SDA preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience in higher education research institution; experience with CISCO networking and SDA preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven ability in project delivery of network infrastructure programs for large enterprise organizations.
Posting Position Title: Project Director
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and set priorities in a sometimes constrained environment. Exceptional team management and leadership skills.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Program Director, Enterprise Networks
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed communication, decision-making, planning, organizational, problem-resolution and leadership skills. Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact at multiple levels within the University and effectively collaborate with groups to accomplish department goals.
Required Skill/ability 4: Advanced knowledge of financial operations, plans, and budget models. Demonstrated ability to manage the work and contracts of multiple supporting vendors.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent analytical and quantitative skills, including ability to extract, manipulate, analyze, and interpret data. Demonstrated ability to understand and apply industry standards as needed and appropriate.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and ten years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 55599BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.