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Project / Program Manager with Fortune 10

Ref: US_EN_6_971583_1029296

Posted on 05 October 2018
Job Location
Lenexa, Kansas
Contract Type
Contractor
Category
Information Systems

Project / Program Manager 

UnitedHealth Group

Unit: BriovaRx Infusion Services

Location: 15529 College Blvd. Lenexa, KS 66219

Contract

IDEAL CANDIDATE 

Program manager with a track record successfully completing sophisticated end-user desktop migrations and upgrades including call-centers in a F500 size organization. Focus on proven PMP / deep PM skills, excellent written and verbal communications to all levels of an organization. Quick learn, self-starting and able to rapidly adjust course when needed.

POSITION OVERVIEW 

Project is Large-Scale IT integration as a result of a major acquisition. Candidate will fill a program manager role as part of growing team that will be responsible for desktop migration of three acquired entities. Candidate's core work will be to manage all aspects of the desktop rollout, including application certification and packaging, desktop rollout, end user support, automation and program level communication.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 
  • Program management
  • Plan, forecast, allocates resources, and conduct performance measurement and scheduling, while integrating the results into ongoing operations.
  • Labor/hour management of matrixed individual contributors
  • Issue resolution and problem solving
  • Program communications
  • Hosting status meetings, setting agendas, and providing meeting minutes
  • Process discovery and documentation
  • Continuous process improvement
  • Track record working as a career program manager role job descriptions
  • Experience working as a contractor, preference for longer duration assignments
  • Experience working with senior management, strong upward communication skills
  • Experience completing large infrastructure projects that include end-user desktop deployment
  • Experience working in a large (~F500) complex matrix organization with virtual teams
  • Soft Skills / Fit: Able to explain project experiences clearly both at a high level and in details, good energy level, able to engage, ask questions and be assertive
TOOLS/SKILLS 
  • Proficiency with MS Project, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS SharePoint, MS Office Suite
MUST HAVE 
  • 10+ years infrastructure program management experience
  • Highly organized and a self-starter
  • Outstanding communication both verbal and written to all levels of management
  • Confident working frequently with senior management
  • Able to learn and adjust rapidly
  • Proven ability to meet tight timelines
  • Independent and driven
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and dig into issues without increasing conflict
  • Positive approach in motivating others
  • Outstanding conflict resolution/mitigation
  • Experience with creating new processes
NICE TO HAVE 
  • Willingness to travel when needed
  • PMP
  • Agile experience

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