Program Manager - Healthcare Domain

Cynet Systems   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Technology

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 3 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Program Manager - Healthcare Domain for our client in San Francisco, CA

Job Title: Program Manager - Healthcare Domain

Job Location: San Francisco, CA

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • Support Veradigm Data Services team by providing project management on key high-profile initiatives.
  • Define overall work breakdown structure, detailed tasks, and assess impacts on other projects and development teams.
  • Ensure adherence to common processes, such as the company Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Work with Data Service team leaders to define, estimate & schedule specific stories and tasks to achieve project scope. Provide a platform for communication and relationship management -- engage stakeholders for buy-in, relieve bottlenecks & complexity. Provide performance monitoring, information and reporting; help diagnose root cause of problems.
  • Identify and escalate critical issues in timely manner.
  • Serve as the primary interface to external teams – legal, compliance, procurement, etc.
  • Ensure teams are taking corrective action as necessary to deliver complete scope, desired quality and timeliness of strategic programs.
  • Keep team apprised via project plans, meetings and discussion minutes of project tasks identified, tasks to be completed, and work not completed.
  • Run daily scrum, organize and execute project definition, story development, sizing activity, grooming, etc.
  • Identify resource needs and competencies
  • Set and communicate team/individual responsibilities
  • Raise concerns timely to leadership regarding mismatch on required project team member's competencies
  • Allocate work load to fully utilize every program team member's talent

Skill Set Desired:

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years' relevant project management experience, plus at least 7 years relevant business experience.
  • 5+ years' experience participating in an agile software development environment as either a project manager, program manager, or software developer.
  • Bachelor's degree or relevant business / information technologyexperience.
  • Demonstrable project management skills, including influencing, communications and tracking skills, and planning and organization.
  • Solid knowledge of project management methodologies, tools & techniques. Strong ability to collaborate with individual contributors to define business process issues, analyze operational efficiencies, implement creative solutions, and measure delivery results

Bonus:

  • Healthcare industry experience
  • PMP Certification
  • Hands on software development experience (e.g. you have worked as a programmer in the past)
  • Full lifecycle experience building a large-scale data/analytics platform
  • Jira experience

Specific Requirements:

  • Academic and professional qualifications
  • PMP Certification required.
  • Successful completion of Bachelor's degree or relevant business / information technologyexperience.
  • Strong and demonstrable project management skills, including influencing, communications and tracking skills, and planning and organization.
  • Lean Six Sigma or other special certifications helpful.
  • In-depth knowledge of project & program management methodologies, tools & techniques
  • Solid leadership, organizational and communication skills.
  • Solid ability to collaborate with individual contributors and business leaders to define business process issues, analyze operational efficiencies, implement creative solutions, and measure delivery results.
  • Strong conviction in the role of program management and willingness to take on challenges.
  • Solid understanding of corporate environment and business metrics, with ability to propose solutions for their achievement.

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years relevant project management experience and typically has 10+ years relevant business experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple concurrent projects, and ability to define work breakdown on complex projects.

Travel requirements:

  • Occasional as warranted by project work
  • Frequency will vary depending on project requirements

Working arrangements:

  • Work is performed in a normal office setting with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards; substantial time is spent working on a computer, having meetings and on conference calls.