Project_Management - Project Manager - Project Lead

Confidential Company  •  Starkville, MS and 3 other locations

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/31/18 by Ashish Kadam
Confidential Company
Starkville, MS
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/31/18 Ashish Kadam

Job Duties:

Follows established Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) of Medicaid IT Services.

? Develops and maintains documentation throughout the entire project lifecycle. 

? Is responsible for managing and directing the initiation, planning, execution, control, and closeout phases of the project lifecycle for small to large projects.

? Coordinates and manages projects using project management methodologies from inception through completion. 

? Develops work plan(s).

? Controls scope and schedule to ensure project deliverables, milestones and required tasks completed as planned and on time. 

? Oversees the development and execution of communication plan.

? Prepares status reports and provides updates to project stakeholders, sponsors, champion, etc. 

? Identifies potential problems.

? Facilitates problem resolution by determining or recommending and implementing a risk mitigation strategy. 

? Possesses ability to build a collaborative and high-performing project team with project resources.

?Works within the structure of Change Management and Release Management to coordinate implementations to the Medicaid System of South Carolina.

? This position may require working more than 40 hours per week on an as-needed basis, including weekends.

 

Required Skills (Rank In Order Of Importance):

PROJECT MANAGEMENT. STRONG ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS. STRONG ANALYTICAL, CONCEPTUAL, AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. KNOWLEDGE OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT LIFE CYCLE. ADVANCED MICROSOFT WORD, EXCEL, AND MICROSOFT PROJECT. 

SOFT SKILLS REQUIRED:

Effective Communication Skills (Written And Oral), Adaptability, Flexibility, Self-Motivation, Time Management, Ability To Work Effectively In A Stressful Environment

PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):

Healthcare Claims Processing

Process Development And Management

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

a bachelor's degree and 4-6years of project management experience.

Required Certifications:

Project Management Professional (PMP)

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