Job Description :
Job Title: Program/Project Manager Location: PLEASANTON CA 94588 Duration: Long Term Employment: Contractual Rate: $Negotiable Primary Skill Project Management Bachelor's degree in a related healthcare or IT field and/or 4 years of equivalent work experience. A minimum of 6 years of experience in IT software project management; with a preference for at least 2 years of healthcare software project management. Four Plus years IT project management experience on systems integration projects Software Development lifecycle experience in waterfall methodology. Agile lifecycle experience is a plus. Understanding of technology and business acumen in the healthcare area Excellent problem solving and decision making skills Excellent team work, strong customer services focus, excellent people and communication skills Demonstrated facilitation, collaboration, documentation, and presentation skills at a senior and executive level. Demonstrated capability to work with both technical and business resources. Effective communication skills to communicate project expectations clearly and precisely to different stakeholders. Ability to work under pressure and in challenging setting. Must be assertive. Proven ability to present status and other project critical information to business executives Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents. Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion. Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis. Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals. Draft and submit budget proposals, and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary. Where required, negotiate with other department managers for the acquisition of required personnel from within the company. Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants. Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders. Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.