Job Description :
Must Have:
1. 10y Experience IT Project Management,
2. PMP, Masters really nice
3. Healthcare nice
4. SCRUM experience,
5. Experience with cross functional teams, stakeholder management, $1 mil projects with 25 person matrix teams,
6. Data projects, vendor data extracts projects


Day to Day Responsibilities of this Position and Description of Project:
· Manage complex or extremely complex projects (or multiple projects) spanning across business areas (manage project budgets between $500,000 and $10,000,000 and matrix teams ranging in size from 25 to 100 member teams)

· Able to impact beyond area of responsibility and serve in interim leadership roles as needed

· Ensures strategic direction of projects is in line and designs strategies for alignment with Company and business unit goals and objectives

· Consults and makes recommendations to senior management/executives on significant issues.

· Ability to interact with all levels including senior management and influence decision-making

· Proven ability to determine key business and technical issues, develop effective action plans and implement to successful conclusion

· Ability to operate at a strategic business level and fully incorporate business and IT strategies within all projects

· Manages the design, development and/or implementation of new or enhanced systems projects or programs. Including:
o Assembling project team, assigning individual responsibilities, identifying appropriate resources needed
o Developing schedule to ensure timely completion of project and meeting interim deadlines of project
o Communicates with internal and external parties on project status
o Preparing reports for management review
o Managing the scope, schedule, budget, and quality of the project
o Ensure all phase gates and the appropriate documentation is completed



Education/Requirements:

· Masters Degree preferred

· PMP Preferred

· Technically proficient having broad background in problem solving tools. Six Sigma certification or Project Management certification preferred

· Knowledge in developing and implementing company-wide, organizational development or process improvement programs

· Knowledge of BSC or health care preferred

· Subject matter expert in sophisticated, best-practices organizational development, process improvement or project management processes

· Excellent communication skills, both written and oral. Ability to have difficult conversations.

· Strong negotiation skills and ability to successfully interact with all levels of management.

· Ability to coach and mentor

· Ability to work independently and as a team member

· Prefer expert knowledge of the insurance and/or financial services industries

· Expert facilitation skills required, SCRUM Master skills preferred

· Must have ability to pay attention to both detailed and high level program issues and risks

· Ability to quickly grasp root cause to complex technical issues

· Must be able to articulate options and solutions to complex problems

· Able to navigate in a complex and sometimes political landscape to effectively deliver on project commitments



Minimum Experience Level:

· 10 to 12 years organizational development, process improvement, or project management experience

· IT / Technical background, at least 8 years experience

· Demonstrated experience in cross-functional, cross-disciplinary project management/project leadership on large-scale corporate/enterprise-wide projects

· Demonstrated experience collaborating and negotiating with managers and executives

· Demonstrated experience in coaching, mentoring and guiding employees in areas related to organizational development and process improvement

· Demonstrated experience managing organizational development and change management communication issues

· 4 years experience managing professional staff members

· High/Significant (3-5 yrs) proficiency required in MS Project, Planview, or similar project management tool

· Advanced skills live scribing during meetings while facilitating, utilizing web and audio conferencing, and in MS Office Suite (MS Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio)



Other:
· Able to work in a fast-paced environment

· Adaptable and willing to work in fluid business situations.

· Polished and professional demeanor and appearance


Internal/External Groups with which the Candidate will interface with:
Care1st MIS, IT Applications, Care1st Member Migration Leadership, care1st Member Migration Readiness, Vendors
Will this candidate interface with IT and business teams? If so, which ones?
IT Applications, Care1st Member Migration Leadership, care1st Member Migration Readiness
How does this project impact the line of business or BSC as a whole?
Supports Care1st Member Migration
Required Skills (top 3 to 5/ non-negotiables):
What you like to see on resumes? (nice to have)
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People management
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Real experiences
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Understanding of Vendor Extracts
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PMP
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Data Stores
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It Project Management
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