October 24, 2022
Neuro-Memory and Aging
Full Time
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The Project Manager is a core resource at the center of our innovative and impactful technology program at the Memory and Aging Center that is critical to bringing next generation research tools to researchers in the space of degenerative brain diseases and the biology of healthy aging. This position is a rare opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to neurology clinical research via a health technology position in a diverse environment. The Project Manager’s role is to manage the implementation of small to medium technology projects as well as support ongoing MAC Core Research Technology operations. Most project resources will be from MAC Core Technology team and some will be through partnership with other UCSF entities, and / or via 3rd party vendors/contractors, thus communications skills and a strong ability to work across organizational boundaries is crucial. The Project Manager manages the scope, timing and delivery of small to medium scale projects to support the MAC’s organizational goals and benefits to MAC researchers and stakeholders. The Project Manager provides key support throughout the project lifecycle, adding, tasks, tracking tasks and milestones, running scrums, creating and managing sprints.

The ideal candidate will have a background in information management and draw upon exemplary project management, critical thinking, problem solving skills, and a passion for creating reliable and maintainable technical systems. In addition, the candidate will remain flexible bringing to bear appropriate strategies to the realities of developing technology in an academic research environment. Having an easy going attitude with a clear communication style is a must.

Candidates from across the continental US will be considered and this position will be remote.