Job Description :
Position: Project Manager with FACETS Claims and McKesson ClaimsXten
Location: Owings Mills, MD/Remote (For training is owings mills, md then it can be remote)
Contract:24+ Months (Long Term)
Interview: Phone & Skype for Non- Locals, Face to Face for Locals
They all can work remote after 2 weeks on site if desired. Or on site if more convenient.

* Manages projects, develops and directs technical project teams through all phases and activities of the project life-cycle process associated with major information technology systems projects that are essential to departmental missions and affect CareFirst operations on a long-term and continuing basis.
* Supports requirements of the enterprise program manager to provide necessary information and support for successful program delivery.
* Creates all project planning and execution phases documentation and follows all CareFirst Defined processes.
* Manages and communicates a clear vision of the projects objectives, and motivate the cross functional project team to achieve them; create a project environment that enables peak performance by the entire team.
* Establish and publish clear priorities among project activities. Coordinates team activities to meet project milestones.
* Directs/leads project teams comprised of subject matter experts, technical specialists, and support staff, as required to meet project deliverables
* Prepares, implements, monitors, and provides updates to the project plan. Coordinates with the Project Director and Program Director to ensure the actions are consistent with the approved plan.
* Identifies standards or requirements for change management. Participates in change control (for example, reviewing configuration change requests
* Develops or implements information systems security and entitlement requirements and plans; and ensures appropriate product-related training and documentation are developed and made available to customers.
* Manages resource assignment and tracking to the project plan and project schedule in coordination with the Program Director.
*Negotiate the performance of activities with team members and their managers in a matrix environment.
*Coach to clarify assignments and deliverables; mentor others in project management practices; review quality of work and manage the integration of team members’ work.
*Provides Program Director with monthly accruals and forecasts by the due date established by Finance using the tools developed by Finance.
* Provides regular updates to project sponsor and stakeholders on the status of the budget.
* Works with Program Director to document reasons for any budget excess or shortfall.
* Assists in the creation of Executive Summaries for contractor resources, as required

* This position requires a four-year degree in CIS/MIS or equivalent experience of 8+ years of related IT project management experience in a large scale, cross functional, multi-system environment.
* Must have previous experience with FACETS claims processing.
* Must have experience driving multi-discipline business and technical teams to complete required project deliverables within identified timeframes.

Ideal Candidate:
* Experience managing the implementation of McKesson ClaimsXten from a business perspective with Trizetto FACETS
* Experience with FACETS from a claims operations perspective

Out of 8+ years required, at least 5 years in a combination of the following:
* Progressive broad-based information systems Project Management experience (which could include consulting) with state-of-the-art hardware and software systems is desirable; knowledge and implementation experience in new computing architectures and networked computing structures.
* Experience in execution of multiple related development projects simultaneously, particularly as Project Manager on systems development, with working knowledge of Systems development lifecycle and the Project Management Lifecycle.