Project Manager - Dublin, Ireland

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UnitedHealth Group
Agile, Analysis, Database, Development, Excel, Genetic, Manager, Management, MS Office, Outlook, PMP, PowerPoint, Project, Project Management, Project Manager
Full Time, Full-time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

There's no better time to bring your software engineering career to the health care industry.You take pride in designing and developing solutions. And not just any solutions - solutions that are scalable and can be used in the marketplace to make an impact on the lives of millions. At Optum, the fastest growing part of UnitedHealth Group, you can bring your passion for innovation to an Agile environment where some of the smartest people you'll ever work with are working together to help make the health care system work better for everyone. When you join us as a Project Manager, you'll have the opportunity to showcase your technical expertise, making historic transformation in health care and changing the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. You will be challenged with delivering high quality software products to impact the health care industry for the better. Here, you'll work at a pace you didn't know you had in you, your performance will be rewarded and, at the end of the day, you'll know you're doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

Responsible for the work flow of all projects
Interact with customers both internal and external to gather project requirements and act as liaison between customer and design team
Simultaneously lead several complex projects with varied, multiple deliverables, team members and audiences requiring ongoing prioritization and relationship management
Communicate job status information to all team members
Promote smooth workflow and communication between departments
Create and manage timelines for all projects
Ensure workflow progresses efficiently and projects/staff are organized as priorities shift
Maintain job tracking and time keeping database
Maintain and update project status report and run weekly status meetings
Help enhance and improve department processes
Communicate consolidated project milestones and deliverables for readiness
The ability to generate detailed project status reporting (including critical path impact, dependencies, milestones, resources, cost, work breakdown structures, etc.)
The ability to work in a matrix environment across cross functional teams
Workflow design, implementation and management experience
Strong negotiation skills

Required Qualifications:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
Experience of IT Project Management experience
Experience of working with all aspects of the System Development Life Cycle
Experience of data gathering / analysis and writing system requirements
Experience working with test plans and test cases
Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions

Preferred Qualifications:

Proficiency with MS Office (Including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Access)
Proficiency with MS Project
Proficiency with MS Visio
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
Healthcare Industry experience

Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Optum is a drug-free workplace. (c) 2017 Optum Global Solutions (Ireland) Limited. All rights reserved

Job Keywords: PM, Project Manager, IT project manager, Project Management, IT Project Management, Dublin, Ireland

Job Title: Project Manager - Dublin, Ireland
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Business: Optum Ops-Ireland
Family: Information Technology
Telecommuter Position: No
Overtime Status: Exempt
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Department: Optum Ops-Ireland All Others

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P.O. Box 1459 Minneapolis, MN, 55440


Company Information

We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 14 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.(SM) Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at