Strategic Roadmap Strategic Program Management - Global Data and Analytics

Cigna   •  

Bloomfield, CT

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

Role Summary

Cigna is seeking a highly motivated and organized program manager, reporting to the Senior Director of Global Data and Analytics (GD&A) Strategy and Operations, to join our growing and dynamic team to help lead the management and execution of our GD&A strategic roadmap priorities. This individual will engage with senior leadership across the organization to manage a highly visible, diverse program while also leading small to medium sized projects.


  • Understands the GD&A's strategic goals and priorities and works across the organization to clearly define the strategic roadmap including the required stakeholders/sponsorship, work streams, major deliverables, milestones, and dependencies.
  • Measure and report on value creation.
  • Engages with various leaders across the enterprise from organizations such as D&A Engineering (IT), HR, business unit analytic leadership (US Commercial, Government, International Markets, etc.) to establish on-going management processes to deliver on strategic commitments.
  • Gathers and provides appropriate cost benefit analysis to help leadership make informed decisions around prioritization.
  • Works closely with GD&A innovation and strategy leadership to continuously measure value and refresh strategic roadmaps to reflect the latest strategic priorities.
  • Has a strong understanding of execution approaches and driving the prioritized work towards execution while partnering with the delivery teams.
  • Gains a strong understanding of the broader portfolio and the alignment of various initiatives within the portfolio. Stays connected with overall portfolio development to evolve scope, approach and prioritization as needed.
  • Partners with the execution teams to ensure smooth transition of work and provide necessary support during execution.
  • Facilitates regular meetings with key stakeholders and sponsors to provide status updates, escalate risks or issues, and review scope and prepares executive-ready communications that effectively summarize program outcomes.
  • Identifies trends/opportunities/emerging issues and takes appropriate actions, including engaging appropriate individuals for resolution.

Skills & Experience:

  • Independent and organized worker who can think critically about problems and how to solve them
  • Ability to effectively communicate (written and oral) at various levels across the business up through Executive Leadership
  • Demonstrates relationship management and influencing skills
  • 5 - 7 years of managing highly complex and visible programs at the enterprise level
  • Consulting experience preferred
  • Understanding of Cigna's business and structure highly preferred
  • Ability to leverage program management discipline and methodologies to deliver value through speed and efficiency
  • Highly motivated individual with the desire to grow and learn


  • Minimum bachelor's degree required
  • MBA preferred