Infrastructure Project Manager at The Ohio State University

Infrastructure Project Manager at The Ohio State University

Job Type
Posting Date
July 25, 2018
Location of Position

Columbus, OH

Company Summary

For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.

The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.

Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Chief Information Officer for the Office of Advancement, the Infrastructure Project Manager, under general supervision, is responsible for leading the initiation, planning, execution and closure phases of the project life cycle for complex IT projects involving multiple technologies, multiple systems, business unit functions and stakeholders. This position manages IT initiatives through initiation, planning, execution, testing and closure phases as they move from design/requirements, to build, test, go-live, training and ultimately to the customer's operational state. They will conduct project meetings and are responsible for project tracking and analysis; manage, develop, and track the tasks for individuals involved in assigned projects; ensure testing is completed; work with the Advancement IT team members to ensure proper integration between systems; aid and manage the production implementation process.

Position Requirements


2 yrs. of experience leading, implementing systems that utilize Infrastructure As A Service (AWS or Azure) PMI Certification; Experience of formal project leadership with various project lifecycle methodologies (waterfall, agile, etc); Proficiency in use of PM scheduling tools.

Required Experience

Bachelor's Level Degree or equivalent educ/exp; 3 years of direct project management and leadership responsibilities for major, cross-functional IT projects; 2 yrs. of experience leading, implementing and supporting enterprise CRM/ERP infrastructure projects; 2 yrs. of experience leading, implementing systems that utilize Virtual Machines; 2 yrs. of experience leading, implementation IT networks following a set of security and general system policies. Experience dealing with external vendors.

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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.