The University of California, San Diego, is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers IT services to the University under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Information Security delivers a comprehensive set of enterprise information security services in the areas of security policy, assessment, compliance, consulting, operations, incident response and risk management. The department is responsible for the design, deployment and administration of network, endpoint, application and information asset protection systems.
Reporting to the PPMO Manager, the Technical Project Manager for Infrastructure & Security will manage multiple information security projects to better position the organization with regard to the overall security posture and risk mitigation. Initial projects include a combination of technologies including, but not limited to, data loss prevention, multi-factor authentication, secure storage and transport, and threat detection and intelligence.
• Manage technical projects having a defined beginning and end.
• Plan, coordinate and monitor scope, requirements, schedules, budgets, resources, tasks, risks, staff and deliverables for information security projects.
• Organize and leads activities relating to the management and completion of projects.
• Manage projects of broad and diverse scope, size, impact, budget and/or project team size with considerable impact to the organization.
• Apply advanced business process and analysis concepts and organizational objectives to resolve highly complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
• Apply skills as a seasoned, experienced technical project management professional with a full understanding of project management frameworks and methods.
Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce.
This position is eligible for full:
1) Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
2) Vacation/Holidays (15 vacation days and 13 paid holidays a year)
3) Life Insurance
4) UC Retirement Plan
• Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
• Must be available to travel as required.
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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, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html
• A Bachelor’s Degree in related area; and/or equivalent experience/training.
• Effective skill at tracking effort and project progress. Demonstrated highly advanced organization and project management skills.
• Proven strong conceptual and planning skills to analyze projects of broad and diverse scope. Understands the cost impact of projects, project tracking tools and metrics.
• Proven ability to integrate critical information across disciplines. Understands how projects relate to other business strategies and initiatives.
• Demonstrated skills needed to develop process and system implementation plans.
• Experience managing information security projects in a higher education environment.
• Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with all levels of an organization.
• Advanced knowledge of business and process analysis functions.
• Job offer is contingent upon a satisfactory clearance based on background check results.