Responsible for the project management of technology projects including software development and acquisition, infrastructure build and maintenance, and software/infrastructure support. Provide strategic leadership and direction on assigned projects, identify risk components and recommend risk mitigation strategies.
REQUIRED JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Training
BS/BA in Information Technology, Project Management, or related discipline is required.
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Ability:
Expert in the Tri-State G&T project management methodology.
Possess general understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design.
Knowledge of MS Project, Primavera, or other project management software applications.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships both internal and external.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written.
Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite with advanced proficiency in MS Excel.
Eight (8) years of experience as project manager on increasingly complex projects.
Experience and knowledge of project management techniques as applied to technology projects.
DESIRED JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Project management experience with electric utility technology projects.
Experience in working with infrastructure related projects is desired.
Direct experience in software development and infrastructure support as a technical resource.
Oracle E-Business Suite knowledge and experience
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical demands: While performing the duties of this position, the incumbent is required to sit for long periods of time and occasionally stand, walk, stoop, bend, reach above and below shoulder level, and push/pull objects up to 30 lbs. Incumbent is frequently required to use hands and fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, talk and hear. Incumbent must have finger dexterity, good vision, good color vision, good hearing, and ability to speak clearly, and handle intricate work.
Mental demands: While performing the duties of this job, the incumbent is required to read, write, perform basic math, analyze data and reports, maintain and troubleshoot related applications and software, exercise judgment, develop plans, procedures and goals, and present information to others and work under pressure.
Work Environment: While performing the duties of this position, the incumbent is exposed to moderate level of noise. Majority of duties are performed indoors primarily at a desk.
How to Apply:
Tri-State: Join the people behind the power. Tri-State recognizes the value of a highly-engaged and committed workforce and provides an excellent benefits program that includes medical, dental, retirement and life insurance. Please visit our careers site at www.tristategt.org/careers/for more details.
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is a wholesale electric power supplier owned by the 43 electric cooperatives that it serves. Tri-State generates and transmits electricity to its member systems throughout a 200,000 square-mile service territory across Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming.
Serving approximately 1.5 million consumers, Tri-State was founded in 1952 by its member systems to provide a reliable, cost-based supply of electricity. Headquartered in Westminster, Colo., about 1,500 people are employed by Tri-State throughout its four-state service area.
Tri-State's power is generated through a combination of owned baseload and peaking power plants that use coal and natural gas as their primary fuels, supplemented by purchased power, federal hydroelectricity allocations and renewable resource technologies. Tri-State delivers power to its members through a transmission system that includes substation facilities, telecommunications sites and over 5000 miles of high voltage transmission lines.