The Project Manager is responsible for significant, organization-wide projects for new systems and technologies, typically with large budgets and sizable staff. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of specific technology-related projects ensuring consistency with County strategy, commitments, and goals. The incumbent creates and maintains an information technology project plan that communicates tasks, milestone dates, status, and resource allocation. The Project Manager uses the software life-cycle methodology and coordinates the delivery of development (beta) and production releases that meet quality assurance standards and comply with adopted I.T.I.L. Release and Change Management practices. Incumbent must be able to manage multiple project implementations at one time. Assists technical team in design and development tasks. Assists test team in creating test plans and testing efforts.
MQs: Requires equivalency of bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred) and 6 years of project management experience managing increasingly complex systems and application implementations. Certification as a Project Management Professional and at the ITIL Foundation Level strongly preferred. Experience in government organizations is helpful. Project Management Professional Certification must be attained within 2 years of employment if not currently certified.
Closing: Position will be open until filled.
Hiring Range: $81,824 - $112,509
Apply Online: www.scottcountymn.gov/jobs
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