Project Manager - EIS

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  • EINS - Enterprise Info System
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full Time
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    Project Manager

    Enterprise Information Systems (EIS), within the Office of Information Technology, seeks a Project Manager who will be responsible for leading, coordinating, and championing various software projects including software integrations, new software implementations, and operational projects such as software releases or database upgrades to continuously improve the software products and services supporting St. Edward's University. In coordination with the Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) team, this person will provide project management oversight throughout all phases of the software delivery lifecycle while continuously working to build strong partnerships with other OIT teams and partner offices across the university. Incumbent is accountable for providing project plans that baseline activities and timelines, proactively manage deviations, identifying and managing project risks, ensuring the project team is properly defined and staffed, and making sure the appropriate internal and external teams are engaged to meet overall project objectives so that EIS may enhance existing (and deploy new) technologies, processes, and capabilities with agility.

    To be considered for this position, a bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of experience in project management or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in higher education and an understanding of higher education business practices preferred. Experience with ERP applications in higher education, including knowledge of add-on software such as document management systems or workflow engines. Experience managing projects with Salesforce CRM or identity management software a plus. Strong familiarity with a broad range of information technology concepts'especially those concepts associated with enterprise information technology infrastructure, identity management, sophisticated websites, database design and integrity, software development and business intelligence. Work experience as a product owner or project manager on a team using Agile methodologies as well as waterfall methodologies is strongly preferred. Project Management certification is strongly preferred. Must possess the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check.

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    The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS package!

    Medical & Rx Coverage Blue Cross Blue Shield (HSA & FSA Available)

    Dental Guardian Dental

    Vision Guardian/Davis Vision Plan

    Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance

    Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance

    Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    Leave & Paid Sick Leave

    Retirement Plan (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match 7%

    Tuition Benefits

    10 Paid Holidays & Generous PTO

    Services & Discounts


    Interested applicants should submit an online application at Please include resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please. Applications will not be considered if it is missing any of these three items.

    In your cover letter, please describe your lived experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and inclusion at St. Edward's University?


    Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at



    We are not offering sponsorship at this time.


    Background Checks:

    A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.


    Equal Opportunity Employer:

    St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

    Reference: J19089

    Posted: 9/30/2019

    Available: Immediately

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    Posted: 10/2/2019
    Application Due: 12/3/2019
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