IT Project Manager Intermediate

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

Job posting number: #7238150

Posted: April 22, 2024

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The University of Michigan's College of Literature, Science, and the Arts is hiring a motivated and driven Intermediate Project Manager to join a diverse team of professionals dedicated to the successful oversight and success of cross-organizational projects. You will report to the Director of Operational Effectiveness in the Technology Services department. Salary Range - $81,000 - $101,000

Why Work at LSA?

In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, the University of Michigan offers comprehensive benefits and wellness programs to help you stay well and to support you as you plan for a secure future. Benefits include:

Generous time off
A retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions
Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Life insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses
Tuition reimbursement
Parental leave benefits include up to six weeks of paid parental leave to all eligibleparents and legal guardians to bond with a new child.
While you will primarily work from our central campus in Ann Arbor, LSA offers flexible work options. To support well-being, LSA has a communication standard that limits non-essential emails to weekday business hours.


Join our forward-thinking team at the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) as a Project Management and Process Improvement Leader. In this role, you'll be the driving force behind a suite of innovative projects that span software development, business process redesign, and technology infrastructure enhancements. Your strategic planning and precise execution will directly influence the evolution of technology and efficiency at LSA.

As the leader of your project team, your mission will involve mapping out tasks, timelines, and resources to ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope, and on budget. You'll hone a collaborative spirit, engaging with stakeholders across the college and fostering an inclusive decision-making process that values each voice.

Your drive for personal and professional development will ensure you remain at the tech forefront, informing your leadership and benefiting the entire team. Mentorship will also be a key aspect of your role, as you share your knowledge and cultivate a culture of growth. We're looking for someone with the passion to lead, the vision to innovate, and the skills to harmonize team efforts towards our shared goals. If you're ready to steer vital projects that make a real impact at one of the university's largest colleges, apply to join us at LSA.


Are you a catalyst for progress, adept at mobilizing teams and driving projects to the finish line? We seek a project management virtuoso to assemble talent, fine-tune resources, and orchestrate schedules that sync with our ambitious goals at LSA. Your proficiency in cross-functional team leadership will lay the groundwork for a multitude of projects, from software development to system infrastructure upgrades.

As the one at the helm, you'll deftly manage the nuances of scope, budget, and timeline, communicating with clarity and steering projects through every ebb and flow. You're not merely overseeing tasks; you're transforming processes and nurturing an environment where every team member flourishes alongside you.

If you're ready to be part of a collaborative narrative that melds technology advancement with academic innovation, and mentorship with leadership, step forward. This is your stage at LSA where your strategic prowess ensures that every project not only meets but elevates our collective aspirations.

Required Qualifications*
Bachelor's degree in a related field and/or equivalent combination of education, certification, and experience.
3-5 years of project management experience to include responsibilities requiring confidentiality, timeliness, customer service, organization, prioritization, troubleshooting, and working independently.
Experience in the information technology industry demonstrating technical or business expertise, and resolution of complex technical or business issues.
Proven ability to lead project teams to meet customer expectations.
Demonstrated understanding of and skills in client relationship management, systems analysis, team building, process improvement, and strategic planning.
Demonstrated ability to organize and work effectively in a matrix organization with cross-functional project teams and manage multiple projects.
Demonstrated proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.
Demonstrated attention to detail and proofreading skills.
Demonstrated ability to learn new software quickly and to understand technical information and communicate it to others using clear, concise, and user-friendly language.
Desired Qualifications*
Experience with Waterfall and/or Agile project management
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
Hardware/software implementation project experience
Cloud/Software as a Service (SaaS) project experience
Experience in Higher Education or Government

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Job posting number:#7238150
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
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