Highmark Health Project Manager - Medicare Stars in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
This job defines, plans and delivers complex programs that require cross-functional collaboration and management of interdependencies between a group of projects and/or related activities within the constraint of scope, quality, time and budget. Manages a group of internal exempt and/or matrixed employees and contractors that serve on the program(s) to deliver solutions for the business.
Workwith business and technical organizations to drive out program strategy and approach.
Organize, plan, and maintainProgram roadmap consisting of cross-functional activities/projects.
Work with business and technical organizations to assemble project teams.
Lead Project Managers and Program team in the development and maintenance of comprehensive plans for a defined program.
Work with Executive Sponsor and Business Owner of a Program, and other management as required, to achieve the Program objectives.
Acquire understanding of the business objectives for an assigned area."
Monitor, evaluate and report on Program status inclusive of scope, schedule, budget and alignment to Program and strategic goals.
Direct corrective action as needed to maintain the viability of the Program.
Develop and maintain positive customer relationships.
Deliver presentations of project status to effectively communicate throughout the project lifecycle.
Adhere to the Organization'sproject management methods, project lifecycle methodologies, and audit requirements.
Support and contribute to the improvement of project management methods and practices.
Other duties as assigned or requested.
High School Diploma or equivalent
1 - 4 years in a Project Manager role for application development projects and/or in a Project Leadership role for same
Solid leadership skills
Solid organizational and planning skills
Experience with an industry standard software development lifecycle
Very good verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Team building skills
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
Experience with customer relationship management
Experience with conflict resolution
Experience with Risk Mitigation Planning
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled