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Technical Project Manager 3

UC San Diego
San Diego, California 92093
  • Job Status
    Full Time

UC San Diego

Technical Project Manager 3

Filing Deadline: Mon 9/30/2019

Salary Range: $63,400 - $90,000 / Year


UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County.


Reporting to the VC-CFO, Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).


Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.


Project Portfolio Management Office (PPMO) is responsible for the overall direction and management of project and program portfolios, optimization of investments and resources on projects, informing the strategic direction for campus-wide implementation, coordination, business analysis, systems analysis, ROI reporting, as well as delivery of agreed small, medium, and exceptionally large and complex IT projects.


This position will manage multiple technical projects in support of various campus-wide IT initiatives and work collaboratively on cross-functional teams to meet strategic objectives. This position will work on a selection of projects across the realms of academic and business systems, starting with teaching and learning initiatives, systems, and roll out of new educational platforms.



• Manage multiple technical projects in support of campus-wide IT initiatives

• Apply standard Project Management framework processes and methodologies to lead project efforts involving departmental or cross-functional teams.

• Plan, coordinate and monitor scope, requirements, schedules, budgets, resources, tasks, risks, staff and deliverables.

• Monitor the project from initiation through completion.

• Organize and lead activities relating to the management and completion of projects.

• Manage projects of diverse scope, size, impact, budget and / or project team size.

• Apply advanced business process and analysis concepts and organizational objectives to resolve highly complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors


• Employee must be available to work evenings and weekends.

• Employee must be available to travel as required.


Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce.


This position is eligible for full: 1) Health/Dental/Vision Insurance 2) Vacation/Holidays 3) Life Insurance 4) UC Retirement Plan.


For more information about UCSD Benefits visit - http://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/index.html and UCSD Work/Life visit https://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/work-life/index.html


To calculate an approximate value of the UC Total Compensation package, please click here: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/total-compensation-calculator.php



• A Bachelor’s Degree in related area; and / or equivalent experience, training, or certifications.

• Basic knowledge of project management principles, theories, and concepts.

• Demonstrated organization and project management skills, tracking effort and project progress.

• Good understanding of the cost impact of projects, project tracking tools and metrics.

• Effective communication and organization skills.

• Demonstrated attention to detail. Demonstrated ability to determine relevance and prioritize tasks.



• Working knowledge of technology-related initiatives. Knowledge of computing processes including applications, hardware infrastructure, networking, software, and operations.



• Job offer is contingent upon satisfactory clearance based on Background Check results.


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

Salary Details

$63,400 - $90,000 / Year


Posted: 2019-09-17 Expires: 2019-11-01

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