The University of Pittsburgh’s Computing Services and Systems Development (CSSD) Department is seeking an experienced IT Project Manager.
This is a senior-level technical position involving the planning, analysis, design, and implementation of solutions to existing and/or proposed IT systems. This position is responsible for assessing IT needs across the University, recommending programs for meeting those needs and following through to ensure the successful implementation of new or updated services. This position is also expected to assist in requirements gathering and user story creation to ensure documentation is completed for assigned projects. They will aid in the design while making sure the scope of the project is maintained.
Excellent project management, communication, and customer service skills are required. Experience with project management software and MS office suite required. Experience working in or establishing a centralized PMO preferred. Experience with Agile and/or Waterfall preferred.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Master's with 5 years or Bachelor's with 9+ years. Degree in CS or IS preferred. Experience in project management required. Experience with program and portfolio management preferred. Time spent working in a Center of Excellence for Project Management preferred. Willing to pursue training in project management and business analysis (Six Sigma, Lean, etc).
The incumbent must be collaborative, creative, enjoy working in teams, and possess effective problem-solving skills. Excellent communicator PMP or equivalent preferred, but not required.
Candidates should include their complete employment history on their application and attach their resume specifically to this job requisition.