IT Project Manager III
State of Vermont | Montpelier, VT
The Agency of Digital Services (ADS) is seeking an experienced Project Manager to join ADS's Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO). The EPMO is a centralized division comprised of IT Project Managers and IT Business Analysts and provides these services to partner Agencies across the State of Vermont (SOV) Executive branch. This role will work on IT Projects within the Agency of Digital Services providing services to the Agency of Education, Agency of Commerce & Community Development and the Department of Labor.
As an IT Project Manager III, you will monitor the scope, schedule and budget of your projects. Additional responsibilities include completing and maintaining project management deliverables, such as; the project charter, project schedule, risk and issues logs, and providing effective and timely communications, up to an executive level.
Our ideal candidate is self-motivated, able to work under pressure to meet deadlines, is very customer service oriented, and has excellent verbal and written communication skills. He/she brings a solid understanding of project management standards as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and familiarity with the agile approach to software delivery, has basic to proficient skills in the use of Microsoft project, and has experience successfully managing medium to large sized technology projects. Preference will be given to candidates that possess a PMI certification.
Who May Apply
This position, IT Project Manager III (Job Requisition #1063), is open to all State employees and external applicants. This position is open until filled. The State of Vermont posts vacancies for a minimum of ten business days. Positions posted as open until filled can be removed at any time after the initial ten day period. After the initial posting period, departments may begin interviewing and may close the posting without notice.
If you would like more information about this position, please contact Stacy.Gibson-Grandfield@vermont.gov
Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.
Work is performed in a standard office setting, but some travel may be required for which private means of transportation should be available. Work outside of regular business hours may be expected.
Four (4) years or more of experience in the field of information technology where the primary role was project manager.
Certification as a Project Manager Professional AND two (2) years or more of experience in the field of information technology where the primary role was project manager.
As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:
- 80% State paid medical premium
- Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
- Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
- Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
- Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
- Low cost group life insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Incentive-based Wellness Program
- Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.
Nearest Major Market: Barre
Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier