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.
Project Management Professional (PMP)