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Who We Are
UC Berkeley Architecture, Platforms & Integration (IST API) is on the cutting edge of technology application in higher education. We work with leading edge technologies and embrace state-of-the-art methodologies and practices.
Our Core IT Services
bConnected Enterprise Integration Services Web Platform Services
We're currently seeking a Technical Manager to lead, manage, and drive key IT initiatives such as Enterprise Integration and Middleware, Github Enterprise, API Portal, etc. This position will provide leadership to Enterprise Integration services teams and be responsible for the successful delivery and management of software applications/platforms.
Primary responsibilities include successful project implementation and service operations through setting of direction, planning/control of all financials/costs, and managing project schedules/scope. Other duties include service management, project engagement, project proposal, analysis/designs, release planning, and sustaining/support services.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training
5+ years of hands-on experience in managing IT teams and/or projects.
Demonstrated track record of managing all aspects of the software and service development activities & processes.
Ability to manage and coordinate day-to-day production support operation and work closely with various stakeholders to ensure issues are addressed in timely fashion & in accordance to user expectations.
Ability to determine project strategy and scope, lead business system analysis and designs, and develop realistic estimates and quotations for IT services.
Demonstrated track record of managing and leading high-performance teams toward the successful attainment of challenging goals
Ability to balance the long-term (or *big picture*) and short-term implications of individual decisions
Demonstrated reputation for being respected as a leader, influential in the organization, and a team player
Expert understanding of the broader impact of work efforts across architectural system components, critical business processes and applications.
Ability to work in dynamic environment with competing priorities, a team player comfortable with working across other groups and collaborating with customers, stakeholders, technologists, and management.
High commitment to excellence, collaboration, team achievement, and good communication.
PMP and/or ITIL certifications preferred (but not required).
Salary & Benefits
Salary is commensurate with experience.
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights as an applicant see: http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct
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