University of Utah Health Manager, Information Technology in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah


As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position is responsible for daily technical oversight of the IT operations. The incumbent manages the work and effort of the IT teams by functioning as the IT Manager.


Job Specific Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Performs to required standards for job specific responsibilities and technical competencies.

Talent Management

  • Hiring, training, developing, and communicating with staff.

Financial Management

  • Responsible for developing, monitoring and achieving budget goals.

  • Manages labor and non-labor expenses to budget or flex budget.

  • Manages revenue to budget to maximize potential revenue.


  • Responsible for patient satisfaction scores within assigned area(s).

  • Responsible for upholding PROMISE standards of direct reports and team members.


  • Responsible to achieve quality goals for assigned area(s).

  • Manages and promotes continuous process improvements in assigned area(s).

Performance Management

  • Responsible to provide staff feedback on performance, including on-time appraisals and coaching.

  • Responsible to deal with conflicts in a proactive manner and to reach resolution in a timely manner.

Building Relationships

  • Forms positive relationships with staff, peers, and senior leadership to support the mission, vision, values, and performance standards of the organization.

  • Actively engages staff with updates and news as well as involving staff in decisions and work teams. Provides feedback and recognition when appropriate.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Demonstrate significant experience in formulating, directing, and approving technical work plans.

  • Demonstrate significant experience in managing technical projects and staff in support of new technical initiatives.

  • Ability to project manage, with the capability of managing multiple projects with a high degree of complexity.

  • Strong knowledge of various computer languages, database administration, information security, operating systems, infrastructure design, IT architecture, standards, systems integration, and technical documentation.

  • Advanced Technical Knowledge in multiple software systems.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (any), Computer Science, Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related field or equivalency.

  • Five years of experience managing projects from initial concept through design, implementation, delivery and maintenance of product and application program.

  • Cost Benefit Analysis

  • Report Writing

  • Technical Team Experience

  • Business System Implementation Experience

  • Business Process Analysis and Improvement Experience

Qualifications (Preferred)


  • RTLS/RFID experience

Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements

Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing

Requisition Number 26252

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Regular Business Hours

Location Name Information Technology Services

Patient Care? No


State UT

Department UUH ISC 17A RTLS

Category Information Technology

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.