NYU IT-PSO is seeking a 2 year fixed term Project Manager for the Program Management Office. The qualified candidate will lead and implement Teaching and Learning technology and business change management projects to meet business needs and objectives. This person will work collaboratively with other areas of central IT and departmental users to develop business requirements, identify solutions, create and maintain project plans and schedules throughout project lifecycle. This role will be responsible for managing 3-4 projects at a time.
Required Education: Bachelor degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree
Required Experience: 5 or more years of increasingly responsible project management experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Experience in higher education and/ or Teaching and Learning.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent organizational, analytical, problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to interact with both technical and non-technical staff. Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification. Ability to structure and conduct interviews to gather requirements. Analytical skills to analyze the requirements and define scope and deliverables. Leadership skills in working with diverse constituency, consensus building, ability to identify risks and developing risk mitigation strategies.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of Teaching and Learning tools