Boston University's Interactive Design division is looking for a talented, smart senior project manager who will drive definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility; coordinate internal resources for the flawless execution of projects; develop project plans to monitor and track progress; ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget. As part of a team of project managers, youll take on the management of key client projects assuring that the entire portfolio of projects achieve the required business and technical objectives and with the goal of delivering every project on time, within budget and within scope. Youll work in a fast paced, rapidly evolving environment with a terrific work life balance. If you want to work with a creative team of professionals to manage projects that are exciting, have high-visibility, and are high-priority areas of Boston University, we want to hear from you! Once you browse our website (http://www.bu.edu/id), we know youll want to join our team and be a part of BUs rich legacy of serving its students, faculty, and staff as well as the communities beyond campus. You can become a part of this legacy and take advantage of competitive benefits and opportunities for professional and personal growth. Take the first step now and apply now!
B.A. /B.S., or equivalent, five to eight years of experience working in project management in an agency, design or development-focused organization or technology sector. Understanding of, and experience managing design driven projects with a focus on user experience needs.Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in site builds, design projects, software development and web technologies. Experience preferred, but not required, with: WordPress (the development platform of BU), OmniPlan (for scheduling and estimating), ActiveColab (tasking and time tracking). Required Skills: Ability to work in a fast paced, rapidly evolving environment but an environment that does permit a terrific work life balance. Tactically focused, strategic thinker. Some experience with Agile process is preferred. Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and the ability to multi-task. Requires flexibility and adaptability to new technology in a changing environment. Requires ability to prioritize multiple projects. Ability to work well under pressure and on high visibility projects. Thorough understanding of project management phases, techniques, and tools is required.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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