Technical Project Manager - 118812
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#118812 Technical Project ManagerFiling Deadline: Fri 9/30/2022
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Reporting to the Director of Operations of the AVRC and with the direction of the Investigator of Record of assigned projects, the Technical Project Manager will manage the technical aspects of multiple project within the AVRC and with collaboration of outside partners within San Diego county, in California, and throughout the US.
Applies technical project management concepts, frameworks and methods, relevant policies and procedures to resolve a variety of technical project management issues. Works on technical project management assignments of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. Typical projects are of small size and small to moderate impact, budget and / or project team size.
Plans, coordinates and monitors scope, requirements, schedules, budgets, resources, tasks, risks, staff and deliverables involving cross-functional teams. Monitors the project from initiation through completion. Organizes and leads activities relating to the management and completion of projects.
Additionally, applies business process and analysis concepts and organizational objectives to resolve moderately complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Selects methods, techniques and evaluation criteria to obtain results.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.Two (2) or more years of relevant experience.
Requires effective communication and organization skills.
Requires basic knowledge of project management principles, theories, and concepts.
Demonstrated effective organization and project management skills.
Broad knowledge of many aspects of computing and communications.
Demonstrated attention to detail. Demonstrated ability to determine relevance and prioritize tasks.
Effective skill at tracking and reporting on effort and project progress.
Working knowledge of technology-related initiatives and an understanding of impact to the organization of such initiatives.
Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines.
Demonstrated capacity to anticipate obstacles and plan for contingencies.
Requires effective communication and organization skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain positive and cooperative working relationships with members of the department and the campus community.
- Professional certification preferred.
- Must pass a background check.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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