Job Description :
Job Title: Program Manager (Delivery Lead)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Client: HCL America / Highmark

Job description

Besides below, candidate should have working experience in either of the below areas -Health Care Clinical, ACA, Medicare, Medicaid

Helping global customers leverage technology for implementing complex business solutions.
Extensive experience in software design and development, maintenance and application support.
Should have played various Senior Management roles including Program, Delivery Management, Transition & Service Delivery.
Deep understanding and rich experience managing various technologies and platforms across multiple domains & geographies in a multi-vendor environment. Experience in Healthcare industry is a plus.
Worked on multiple new projects and opportunities scaling them from business case to implementations. Should have Worked with Customer Governance/IT to agree ways of working, governance structures, deliverables and milestones while setting up Communication and Project Plans.
Engage multi-disciplined teams spread across multiple Geo’s, to create an effective results oriented environment ensuring best quality delivery standards and Project Management Best practices.
Help define IT Release strategy, communicate key project plans, QA plans, participate in milestone reviews, Business Go/No-Go reviews.
Lead and co-ordinate Go-Live activities including execution and deployments Plans and Checklists.
Project Planning & providing Process Improvements to existing projects

Proven experience as a Program Manager or other managerial position
Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
Excellent Knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles
Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software (Basecamp, MS Project etc is a strong advantage
Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills
Excellent problem-solving ability
PMP desired.