Description
Are you a strong IT project manager and/or IT program manager looking to join an outstanding team? If so, please continue reading.

What you will be doing!
You will implement large, complex statewide information technology projects. You will use your knowledge of technology and project management methodology to ensure the successful completion of projects on time and on budget.

For a complete listing of the duties and responsibilities for this position please review the position description by clicking here (Download PDF reader).

What's in it for you!
Collaborate with a wide variety of individuals to ensure the efficient and effective utilization of state resources. We offer full medical, vision, and dental with paid Sick Leave, Vacation, Personal leave and 10 paid holidays a year.

This is a permanent, full-time, IT Project Manager (Information Systems Specialist 8) position located in Salem, Oregon. This position is represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU).

Qualifications, Required & Requested Skills
To be considered for this position you must meet the following minimum qualifications (required skills):

Seven years of IT project management and/or IT program management experience.
Education in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field will substitute for experience based on the following:
Associate's degree substitutes for two years of experience.
Two year accredited vocational training program substitutes for two years of experience.
Bachelor's degree substitutes for four years of experience.
Master's degree substitutes for six years of experience.
Requested Skills (Desired Attributes)
We are also looking for candidates with a work history that demonstrates skill with the following:

General knowledge and application of:
Project management principles, processes, and techniques.
General management principles, processes and practices.
Team management techniques, principles and practices.
Communication techniques to bring about agreement between divergent points of view.
Methods, techniques and procedures involved in contract administration and procurement.
Professional project management standards.
Principles and techniques used in budget management.

Ability to:
Apply project management principles and standards.
Manage multiple projects of various size and complexity.
Assemble and lead multi-disciplinary project teams.
Recognize technical issues that impact the projects under their leadership and obtain resources to solve project risks.
Communicate effectively with individuals and groups from different socio-economic backgrounds having divergent needs and points of view.
Gain agreement among conflicting individuals and groups.
Speak effectively in public to groups or individuals to communicate technical information.
Identify the scope of an assigned project and decide logical action to meet project requirements and deadlines.
Gather, consolidate and analyze facts in relation to administrative requirements.
Write clear, concise and direct narrative and statistical reports.
Use a personal computer and software typical to project management, spreadsheets and word processing such as Microsoft Project, Visio, Excel, Word, and/or PowerPoint.

Apply general rules, regulations, standards and guidelines to specific technical problems.

Establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with the public, co-workers, other government jurisdictional employees, professionals, and representatives of special interest groups.
Only candidates who meet the minimum qualifications and have work experience most closely meeting the requested skills (desired attributes) of this position will be invited to an interview.
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