Senior Project Manager
Job ID: R0041968 | Project Management (IT) | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
UVA Information Technology Services (ITS) is seeking a Senior Project Manager (SPM) to plan, manage, and track complex Information Technology infrastructure, integration, and technology systems projects. The SPM will play an instrumental role in advancing technology across the UVA enterprise. The Senior Project Manager will be a part of the Strategic Projects & Initiatives team within ITS, responsible for managing high priority, complex IT projects within the CIO Portfolio.

ITS at UVA is a phenomenal place to lead, grow, and deliver impact. It's an organization that values results and teamwork. We like the people we work with and the work we get to do. We strive to create a welcoming and supportive workplace where everyone feels empowered to be their authentic selves and share ideas. We embrace a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. ITS values work-life balance and provides flexible work location options where possible. Please see additional information about joining our team.



  • Bachelor's degree and at least five years of directly relevant IT project management experience successfully managing complex technology projects and teams for infrastructure projects OR Equivalent combination of experience, education, and certifications.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience planning and executing large, phased technology rollouts using multiple PM methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, Hybrid).
  • Collaborative IT professional who has led project teams through multiple, enterprise-scale, complex technology initiatives and major process/change management initiatives with successful and tangible outcomes.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including strong presentation and meeting facilitation skills.
  • Experience leading projects to modernize/build enterprise data centers and to upgrade other core components of enterprise-scale IT infrastructure are highly preferred.
  • Experience leading projects in partnership with facilities management, vendors or other third parties to deliver successful project outcomes are highly preferred.



This is a 2- year term-limited University Staff position with benefits. There is a possibility for extension, based on the continuation of funding.

Anticipated hiring range


Benefits Include: The choice between 3 different health plans; vision and dental insurance; life insurance; benefits savings accounts; starting with 22 days of paid time off a year in addition to 12 or more paid holidays; 8 weeks of paid parental leave; short term disability; up to $4,360 after your first year for combined use of tuition toward a degree-seeking program or up to $2,000 for professional development including classes, certification training and conferences; and more!


The selected applicant will be required to complete a background check prior to their first day of employment per university policy.

Review of applicants will begin 11-12-2022, and the position will remain open until filled.

For questions about the application process, please contact Bill Crane, Senior Academic Recruiter, or Hiring Manger Patti Pate,

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