Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.
Reporting to the Director of Strategic Projects, the IT Application Manager supports the Department of Facilities and will oversee and manage a team of software developers and a wide-variety of facilities-related IT systems and strategic initiatives. This position is responsible for independent projects and those aligned under larger, more complex programs and for all aspects of IT in Facilities including any existing operational application systems, their inter-dependencies and life cycle.
Interact with units across Yale University, as well as with senior leadership within IT, Facilities, Finance, Procurement and other units. This position and will focus on ensuring critical IT systems such as Asset Management and Capital Project Management within Facilities are planned, implemented and operated at the Enterprise level.
Oversee and manage the recruiting, training and development of a staff of technical professionals. Manage the staff performance management process.
This position requires an individual who has a mindset that demonstrates stakeholder partnership, judgement, risk management, team leadership and building, ownership, commitment, learning agility and business knowledge.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant technical field and six years of related technical experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Proven experience leading technical projects and individuals, demonstrated and applied experience delivering projects, especially in a large enterprise services environment.
Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage through changing priorities and excellent communication, influencing and interpersonal skills with ability to manage diverse client groups.
Knowledge of business process and functions (finance, HR, procurement, operations etc.), strong analytical and problem-solving skills and solid business and technical acumen.
Stakeholder management experience. Proven ability to earn the trust of key stakeholders, set direction and mobilize teams.
Strong leaderships skills and judgment. Ability to make decisions and work effectively under pressure, self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and manage changing priorities.
Preferred Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in a related field and ten years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in facilities and asset management systems (e.g. FAMIS) and building automation systems.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at http://bit.ly/YaleCareers-62296. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
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.