Project Manager

Job ID: PP-1019161 Description:

HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants.We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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BASIC FUNCTION:

This position is responsible for planning and managing projects of various sizes and complexity; ensuring the work of the project is aligned with the stated business objectives; setting and managing customer expectations, managing and escalating issues and changes; developing and maintaining relationships with project stakeholders to obtain project objectives while working in a matrix project environment; a comprehensive understanding of systems development life cycles and methodologies; and a basic understanding of IT architecture, infrastructure and networking. This will be with minimal supervision of the PMO supervisor or manager.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree with 4 years project management experience OR Technical Certification or College Courses with 5 years project management experience OR 6 years project management experience
  • Familiarity and experience with Project Management Methodologies (i.e. Project Management Institute
  • PMBOK)
  • Understanding of project financial tracking including monitoring and reporting on budget expenditures
  • Experience in negotiations, influence others and managing conflict
  • Problem solving skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Work independently and within a team environment
  • Analytical skills
  • Leadership skills, including meeting facilitation
  • Balance multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience with MS Office

PREFERRED JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Health care acumen and HCSC experience
  • Comfort/poise with senior management
  • Strong Infrastructure (end user equipment) experience, e.g., leading cross-functional teams for technical infrastructure development & expansion initiatives (moves, new facilities, site expansions, consolidations) including distribution of laptops, desktops, peripherals, servers, voice, etc.
  • Thrive in fast paced environment
  • Ability to travel
  • Willing to work evenings and weekend.

As the health care industry continues to rapidly transform, our IT team conceives, develops and delivers impactful technology solutions to support access to quality, affordable health care for our members. We are driven by our collective company purpose: To do everything in our power to stand with our members in sickness and in health®. Our IT team unleashes the power of this purpose through technology. We come to work every day to make a difference, and we deliver the highest quality and best solutions to our members."

Requirements: Expertise Information Technology Job Type Full-Time Regular Location IL - Chicago, TX - Richardson


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