Description: Responsible for leading teams to deliver projects that meet business requirements. The specific role of the Senior Project Manager will vary project by project and will depend on the combined skills and roles of the team, and the size of the project itself.
Provide leadership and guidance to project team about every aspect of a project enabling team members to understand their tasks fully and act on them efficiently.
Lead projects from initiation to deployment. Prepare estimates and detailed project plan for all phases of the project.
Gather, document, and present to appropriate constituencies the models and process strategies that will drive the effective use of enterprise technology.
Facilitate communication and interaction between the business and IT.
Provide status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across key internal/external stakeholders.
Understand the business requirements and translate them into specific software/system requirements. Understand interdependencies between technology, operations and business needs.
Collaborate with project teams to assess project requirements, define timelines, and meet commitments. Manage project scope and changes.
Ensure application product knowledge and documentation remains current and in-depth with all appropriate business users to enable the successful use of the tools.
Ensure risks and problems are identified as/before they occur and take steps to prevent/resolve them.
Coordinate with contractors, vendors and suppliers as needed.
Collaborate with PMO team to continually enhance project management, business analysis, and quality assurance processes and standards.
Identify all internal/external resources whether staffing or financial required to complete projects successfully.
Manage multiple projects in a dynamic, fast growth environment.
Fill business analyst and quality assurance roles on smaller projects as required.
Other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelor s Degree
Bachelor s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or related field from an accredited institution.
Specialized Skills/ Knowledge:
Experience facilitating a project or solution which involves a team of people, preferably from the beginning to end of project; Team experience includes working closely with Business professionals as well as technical resources and acting as a bridge between the two groups, including liaison with vendors.
Ability to make effective decisions under pressure and work in a fast-paced environment.
Proven experience leading complex technology projects.
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.
Ability to facilitate effective project meetings.
Strong documentation skills (e.g. requirements, test scripts, project status, management presentations, etc.)
Ability to interface with senior managers/business/technology professionals.
Microsoft Office proficient Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Independent worker who takes initiative to identify and react to new opportunities and projects.
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
Preferred Experience with the following:
Healthcare claims data
Project management with enterprise applications such as ERP (SAP, Dynamics) CRM (SalesForce.com), Document Management/Collaboration (SharePoint), and Business Intelligence (SSRS, Tableau)
Microsoft Visio and Microsoft Project
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