The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

This posting is Closed

Project Manager

Hiring department Lib Arts Instr Tech Sv
Monthly salary $5,202+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-09-08-01-9109
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to university-wide applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

The College of Liberal Arts is seeking dynamic and skilled professionals to support the College of Liberal Arts and numerous other university entities by managing projects related to IT support services for academic units. Weekend, holiday, and overtime hours may be required as work demands.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Manage, develop, direct, and evaluate assigned projects and plans.

Essential Functions

Prepare and implement project action plans. Build and manage support teams while assigning responsibilities to individuals. Identify and resolve problems. Compose, negotiate, and execute Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs), Service Level Agreements (SLAs), Statements of Work, and other agreements. Communicate effectively and work efficiently with faculty, staff, colleagues, and user groups from a variety of university entities.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree. Five years of project management experience. Extensive knowledge of project management practices and experience managing complex projects through all phases of the project life cycle. Demonstrated team player with no issue working in a collaborative environment to meet aggressive goals. Ability to manage others without possessing direct supervisory authority. Demonstrated expertise in presenting and delivering information in a concise, understandable manner. Expertise in using verbal and written communication to mobilize cross-functional teams. Experience in seeking opportunities to improve processes and optimize work functions. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with IT infrastructure projects. Experience conducting user workshops, defining requirements, estimating costs, writing use and business cases, and design workflow processes. Experience creating communication plans for large stakeholder and user groups. Experience writing MOUs, SLAs, and other contract documents. Ability to prioritize and simultaneously attend to a large variety of project details. Experience managing deployment of infrastructure solutions (e.g. file, web, application, and network services) across a large number of users. Experience managing deployment of standardized desktop solutions (e.g. computer equipment, printers, productivity suites, email, and calendaring) across a large number of users. Experience managing deployment of standard desktop management tools and user support tools. Customer service experience. Professional experience working with the UT College of Liberal Arts.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Extensive traveling to and from buildings on campus.

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