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Project Management Intermediate

Project Management Intermediate

Requisition ID 
Info Technology
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
INFO Academic Computing
Posted Date 
Post End Date 

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The Project Management Intermediate, under general direction, is responsible for all aspects of the evaluation, development and implementation of assigned projects and provides a single point of contact. 


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy


Salary:  Negotiable


  • Take projects from original concept through final implementation. Defines project scope and objectives.
  • Develops detailed project plans, schedules, estimates, resource plans, test plans and status reports.
  • Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis.
  • Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables.
  • Manages the integration of project tasks and tracks deliverables.
  • Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team.
  • Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences, Business, Technical Writing or related field of study plus 3 years of experience initiating, planning, executing, monitoring/controlling and closing projects - OR -  High School diploma plus 7 years of experience initiating, planning, executing, monitoring/controlling and closing projects.  


Must be able to provide examples of successful large-scale and complex full lifecycle implementations. Be proficient in using Microsoft Office Professional software suite and have working knowledge of Microsoft Project and Microsoft Visio.


Licenses/Certifications:  Lean Training; Agile/Scrum or Six Sigma Greenbelt 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years or more experience in a lead role with teams or projects.
  • Three years of experience in the field of academic application systems evaluation and development, including testing.
  • Project Management experience with one or more of the following: PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, Banner, or SAP. Experience with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, Banner, Blackboard or similar academic applications.
  • PMP Certification



Physical Requirements

Stand: Frequently
Sit: Frequently
Walk: Frequently
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 11 - 25 lbs
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Occasionally
Talk: Frequently
Hear: Continuously
Taste or smell: Never
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
Physical Environment: Inside Classroom Setting, Inside Laboratory Environment, Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Not required
Hazards: None