22 days old

IT Project Manager

City of Commerce City
Commerce City, Colorado 80022
  • Payrate
    $76,252 To $129,646 Yearly
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The IT Project Manager is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific IT projects.  Performs a broad range of project management duties directly related to these projects including customer requirements definition, systems analysis, facilitating business process re-engineering activities, development of project plan and approach, project communications, change and risk management, vendor management, and other project management duties as required.

Salary to be commensurate with experience. 
The hiring range for this position is $40.3300-$54.4455/hourly; $83,886.48-$113,246.75/annually

The City of Commerce City has adopted a hybrid work environment that includes remote (telework) and in-person duties. This position offers primarily remote work and is required to be on-site when needed with a minimum of one day per week at the discretion of the employee. This position will also have flexible schedule options.  


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

• Develops, plans, and implements both short and long-range project plans to meet organizational objectives in alignment with PMI and PMBOK
• Directs and coordinates activities of project teams to ensure projects and operations are on schedule, within prescribed budget and in alignment with organizational objectives
• Develops and reviews project proposals to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of the project
• Manages the RFP process for the department
• Prepares system documentation pertaining to policies, procedures, hardware and software
• Develops and maintains IT Project Management process documentation and standard operating procedures for the department
• Prepares project and status reports for management and staff
• Reviews status of the project team, modifies schedules, plans and strategies as required
• Ensures product-related training and documentation are developed and provided to appropriate staff
• Facilitates the creation of project charters and task planners
• Implements and manages project changes to achieve project objectives
• Acts as single point of contact for assigned IT projects
• Assembles and coordinates project staff including internal resources and outside vendors
• Provides direction and support to the internal project team and outside vendors
• Confers with employees and project teams to provide technical advice and to resolve problems
• Communicates with the project team to outline plans and schedules, and to assign duties, responsibilities, and identify any risks/issues
• Continually monitors and reports on status of the projects to all stakeholders
• Prepares written project proposals, plans, status reports and other related project documents in the IT Service Management System
• Ensure service level commitments are met to internal and external customers
• All city employees must model and demonstrate the City Values at all times during the course of employment; to include: Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, Respect and Excellence

Performs other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Business Administration and at least five years of project management experience working in a customer service oriented environment.  Must have experience with current Microsoft desktop operating systems, current Microsoft Office suite, and the proper use of personal computers and related computer hardware.  A current PMP certification is preferred.  Experience and training in ITIL with ITIL Foundations Certification preferred. CJIS certified or ability to obtain certification within 30 days of employment.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.  Must possess a valid driver's license.

What is CJIS Certified? For personnel working with information systems containing criminal justice information (CJI) we require additional screenings. Common disqualifiers may include serious misdemeanors or felony convictions, past or current drug use, domestic violence etc. For more information and questions please contact Human Resources.

Salary Details

Salary to be commensurate with experience. 
The hiring range for this position is $40.3300-$54.4455/hourly; $83,886.48-$113,246.75/annually


Posted: 2022-11-04 Expires: 2022-12-19

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