Information Technology Project Manager

Average Salary
Degree Requirements
Associate's Degree

Are you a great collaborator, coach and communicator?  Then you might want to consider being an IT project manager.    They are multi-taskers who oversee technology projects from start to finish.  They ensure that large-scale projects run smoothly, working cross-functionally to ensure that technologies and supporting tasks are implemented on time, budget and meet goals.

Also known as: Cloud Product Director, Data Center Product Director, Information Systems Project Manager, Information Technology Developer, Information Technology Manager, Information Technology Program Manager
Learning Strategies
Financial Management
Management of Materials
Personnel Management
Service Orientation
Social Perceptiveness
Systems Analysis
Systems Evaluation
Identify and understand project objectives, risks and goals
Understand technology, including hardware, software, security, etc.
Assign tasks and individual responsibilities
Collaborate with various teams to determine workflow and timing
Manage project scope, timeline and budget
Liaise across various teams to communicate needs, insight and feedback
Plan for potential risks and determine risk mitigation practices
Oversee implementation of technology
Determine metrics for measuring project success
Meet Matt
Software Architect
Beck's Hybrids
"What excites me about the agbioscience is that I think while technology has definitely been making an impact over the last many years, but I think it's just a brand new frontier for technology. I think it's a space that we're going to see technology really expand into and do all kinds of cool things that we can't even imagine at this point."
B.S. Computer and Information Technology

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