Project Manager - Vc Info Infrastructure # Oit General
Regular Full-time, Market Range 10
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Office of Information Technology (OIT) has an immediate opening for a Project Manager.
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:
This position manages UT technology projects on behalf of the Office of Information Technology (OIT), many of which are, complex, large scale, and highly visible. It contributes to continual improvement of the project management process and develops project plans within constraints of schedule, budget, quality, resources, risk, and scope.
This position works with OIT management and, at times, UT departments to allocate resources to projects. It also evaluates project budgets and schedules; communicates progress to project team members and stakeholders; adapts to accommodate actual performance; and identifies, tracks, and aids in the resolution of project issues.
In addition, this position maintains and administers the project and portfolio management (PPM) system; mentors and trains other staff on project management and the PPM tool; research, recommend, and implement project methodology & process improvements; authors and maintains documentation; and performs other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 217886
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