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Senior Business Analyst - IT Governance

Senior Business Analyst - IT Governance

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US-NY-New York
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Band 53
NYU IT (WS1170)
BSO - Governance

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Position Summary

This position performs the role of Project Management Office (PMO) Analyst, supporting IT Project Governance/IT PMO activities. This is not an application development business analyst role. Please see the duties described below.



This position develops, supports and continuously improves NYU IT’s processes and standards in the areas of: IT Demand Management, Project Prioritization & Selection; Management of Projects, Programs and Portfolios; Reporting and Metrics; Resource Capacity Management. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Defining, developing and deploying of standardized tools, templates, and best practices for use in project governance and project delivery, including developing of key metrics and performance indicators. - Overseeing project/portfolio status reporting and analysis. - Improving project demand management processes, including the gathering of demand, and the prioritization/selection of projects. - Supporting the development and maintenance of documentation of key governance processes and providing training to end users and key stakeholders. - Assisting with the continuous review, evaluation and implementation of tools needed to support governance/project management activities. - Developing and refining resource management practices with the goals of better understanding our resource demand vs capacity.


Required Education:
Bachelor's degree.

Preferred Education:

Required Experience:

7+ years' experience in a combination of the following:
Project/program management, with experience in managing IT projects of varying size, complexity and technologies,
IT project portfolio management
IT PMO experience in managing/prioritizing project demand, establishing and maintaining resource capacity management plans, project health status reporting, development of common project management standards and practices, articulation of project benefits and measurement of benefits realization


Preferred Experience:

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
● Thorough understanding of project lifecycle management processes ● Thorough understanding of NYU IT organization and Project and Portfolio management processes specific to the organization ● Ability to collaborate across the IT organization and at various levels of the organization ● Excellent communication skills

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Additional Information

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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