$100K — $150K *
Manages IT projects and project phases of all sizes and scope including large enterprise wide projects utilizing Geisinger standardized Project, Program and Portfolio Management Methodology (GP3). Will manage multiple projects concurrently. Works collaboratively with project stakeholders and functional managers to develop project goals and objectives, set project timeline, manage change, and control scope. Responsible for managing project artifacts. Effectively utilizes project management tools. Leads project team in collaboration with IT functional leadership to achieve project goals and objectives on time and within budget. Reports and appropriately escalates project progress, concerns, and issues to project stakeholders and IT leadership. Receives direction from IT functional managers. Mentors less experienced project managers.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrated ability to successfully lead multiple technology and/or business projects of varying size and scope including enterprise wide projects using a standardized methodology.
Demonstrated success leading multiple technology and/or business projects in excess of 180 person-months effort (i.e. 10 FTEs for a duration of 18 months).
Must possess outstanding verbal and written communication skills along with strong facilitation and presentation skills, and the ability to bring a project team to consensus on issues. Must be able to communicate difficult/sensitive information in a diplomatic and tactful way.
Demonstrated capability to successfully handle multiple project teams and multiple tasks simultaneously and under strict deadlines.
Demonstrated knowledge of and practical application of formal project management methodologies, including PMI's PMBOK® Guide.
Experience using project management software, including Microsoft Projec.t
Demonstrated knowledge of formal business analysis methodologies, including IIBA's BABOK® Guide.
Demonstrates a high level of initiative and independence.
Demonstrated experience working in a matrixed environment.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of eight years’ experience managing projects or working on successful IT related projects.
Healthcare experience preferred.
Associate’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or Information Systems.
In lieu of degree, minimum of two years’ experience managing projects or working on successful IT related projects.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or Information Systems.
Required Certifications or Licensures:
Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification or equivalent within 12 months is required.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment.
Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. These specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Valid through: 9/1/2020