Project Manager, Shared Services


Long Beach, CA

What you'll be doing

Initiates projects by setting project scope to meet project owner expectations, gains a thorough understanding of business processes used or needed, documents requirements, manages the deliverables associated with coding, testing and implementation. Plans projects by defining and documenting requirements, preparing task timelines, setting expectations within business, IT and shared services resources and preparing the business for upcoming efforts. Effectively translates business processes and requirements into a functional specifications document that programmers can utilize in the development of a technical specifications document for code development. Conducts first level quality assurance testing either alongside programming staff or prior to hand off to business for user acceptance testing. Executes projects by ensuring all phases of the system development life cycle (SDLC) are completed successfully and on time. Monitors and controls projects by measuring progress and correcting course when projects go beyond scope or are not meeting goals and objectives. Escalates to management when appropriate.

What your background should be

Three years of related experience within an HMO or healthcare company (preferred). 2+ years project management experience. Group motivation and discipline skills. Organization skills. Self-starter, quality minded; work with limited supervision. Strong interpersonal skills. MS Project or other project management software (preferred). Strong verbal and written communication skills. Excellent presentation and facilitation skills.

Required Schooling / Training

Bachelor's degree.

Who is the client company

This is one of the largest not-for-profit Medicare advantage company in the United States.
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