Home, Pennsylvania

**Company :**

HM Health Solutions

**Job Description :**

**General Overview:**

This job will manage small scale projects and enhancement packages with mentorship and leadership from more senior Delivery Owners. The incumbent provides project management leadership and facilitates the delivery of system changes from approval through to release to production. The leadership provided includes all project management outputs as well as extensive communication with business stakeholders both internally and externally with clients. In some cases, the incumbent will be expected to travel to customer sites to help develop project plans and deliver projects. Responsible for the successful completion of the project on time, on budget and with high quality. Projects will be delivered using Agile Methodologies as defined by the Delivery Excellence processes.

**Essential Job Functions:**

+ Manage deliverables based on delivery excellence processes. Present project status to stakeholders in both written and verbal form. Maintain project risk / issue lists and take action to mitigate risks and address issues. Ensure that all stakeholders have full and timely communication of project activities. Manage resource utilization on the project through matrixed delivery across the product teams.

+ Develop artifacts related to the delivery excellence processes and ensuring that those artifacts are properly maintained and shared with project stakeholders. Develop project schedule and work breakdown to ensure complete delivery of the project requirements. Create both internal and external budget documents and prepare to manage profitability of overall project. Develop resource plans and coordinate with development teams to ensure proper resource alignment.

+ Ensure that all project artifacts are updated on expected schedules. Maintain project time tracking including estimate to complete as well as ensuring that all hours logged to a project are accurate. Closely monitor scope adherence to ensure that all documented requirements are delivered as requested. Manage scope through the change control management processes to ensure that all work is properly documented.

+ Identify any changes to delivery and actively escalate those challenges to manager or director as appropriate. Manage tasks across the matrixed organization to own all aspects of the delivery. Build a productive trusting relationship with the stakeholders both internally and externally through communications and accomplishments.

+ Accept the projects from the solution process and developing an understanding of the new work. This includes reviewing domains impacted and understanding the end to end process for delivery of the project. Identification of stakeholders and ensuring the proper communication is developed for all stakeholders.

+ Adhere to all release management stage gates and timelines. Ensure that project delivery outputs are properly included in releases including monitoring release weekend activities and reporting progress during the release activities. Post closing conduct lessons learned and document process improvements.

+ Other duties as assigned or requested.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare, Business, Information Technology or related field

+ 1 year with Project delivery

+ 1 year with Client Relationships

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Project Management Professional (PMI)

**Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:**

+ Project Management

+ Financial Planning and Management

+ Strong Communication skills

+ Problem Management and Resolution

+ Working in a Matrixed Organization

+ Client expectations management

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Req ID: J181455

Home, Pennsylvania

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