Project Manager - West Virgina (OSGS)

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

Job Description

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

Under the direction of the Project Management lead, assist with project coordination, planning and management
Manage sub-project work streams by leading client facing meeting, conducting requirements gathering and documentation
Manage scope to meet project success criteria
Assist with the development of the project plan
Review the project plan to ensure all team members understand assigned tasks and associated deliverable dates
Assist with tracking and monitoring project change request
Capture project metrics and ensure they are clearly communication to the Project Management team
Work with various team members to resolve project/process issues in a timely manner

Required Qualifications:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
4+ years of IT/Business Project Management experience
Knowledge and experience in application of project management best practices
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in vast-paced environment
Proficiency with MS Office (Including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)
Proficiency with MS Project

Preferred Qualifications:

Proficiency with MS Visio
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
Healthcare Industry experience
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Project Manager, Charleston, West Virginia, WV

Job Title: Project Manager - West Virgina (OSGS)
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Business: Optum State Govt Solutions
Family: Information Technology
Telecommuter Position: No
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Overtime Status: Exempt
City: Charleston
State: WV
Country: United States
Department: Optum State Govt Solutions Ops

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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
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Position Id : 746833

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