Sr Manager Operations Research
MAXIMUS - Rancho Cordova, CA

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Position Summary : Reporting to the Sr. Vice President of Business Process Management (BPM), the Sr. Manager Business Process Design directly supports the implementation a nd improvement of BPM best practices for call centers a nd operational functions in Health Services with the goal of driving process repeatability a nd improvement through efficient process design a nd a nalysis. The position manages the implementation a nd improvement of best practices for the design, a nalysis, documentation, a nd improvement of core a nd management business processes. The position employees a dvanced process design a nd a nalysis tools such a s process simulation / optimization a nd statistical a nalysis methods to drive a nd test a lternative designs.

The position seeks to uncover business process improvement needs including enhancements in standardized process design, process performance monitoring, reporting, a nd process a nalysis a nd ensures that efficient process design a nd a nalysis a re included in corporate a nd project system design a nd implementations.

The Sr. Manager Business Process Design works closely with project staff in varied locations a nd corporate teams to ensure that best practices a nd standards a re being a ppropriately a pplied a nd producing the intended results. The position mentors other staff on the proper use of a nalysis methods, tools, a nd practices a nd is responsible for ensuring that complex process models a nd other documentation a re presented to clients a nd stakeholders in a clear a nd non-technical manner. The position is expected to travel up to 50% of their time.

Education Required :
Bachelor's degree in a technology related field, e.g., Operations Research, Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Computer Sciences, Management Information Sciences or related field.

Education Preferred :
Master's degree in a technology related field, e.g., Operations Research, Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Computer Sciences, Management Information Sciences or related field.

Technical Skills/Knowledge Required:
BPM disciplines a nd tools to drive efficient process design a nd improvement

Deep understanding a rticulating processes in standards-based modeling languages, especially BPMN a nd XPDL

Business process a nd simulation modeling including observation a nd subject matter expert interviewing techniques, model verification a nd model validation methods

Subject Matter Expertise/Experience:
5+ years of successful a pplication of BPM disciplines a nd tools to drive efficient process design a nd improvement5+ years of experience a nd deep understanding a rticulating processes in standards-based modeling languages, especially BPMN a nd XPDL

5+ years of successful hands-on implementation of business process a nd simulation modeling including observation a nd subject matter expert interviewing techniques, model verification a nd model validation methods

5+ years of successfully leading the use of a nalytical thinking, methods a nd tools including relevant statistical forecasting methods, to resolve problems

3+ years experience working with a nd leading teams.

Subject Matter Expertise/ Experience Preferred:
Experience with government sponsored health care programs a nd operations

Duties/Responsibilities:
Provide guidance, background information, a nd a ssistance to operations management a nd other staff on the interpretation a nd effective use of BPM models focuses on effective process design in operational, i.e., non - technical language.

Design efficient business processes using BPM disciplines a nd tools.

Collaborate with other members of the BPM team to identify enhancement needs to existing models a nd established BPM best practices.

Collaborate with operations management a nd systems management to ensure effective process design is incorporated into corporate a nd project systems design a nd implementations.

Support integration of BPM principles in strategic initiatives a t the regional a nd corporate levels.

Lead teams in the a bstraction of existing a nd future business processes into logical process models to identify the strengths a nd weaknesses of a lternative solutions, conclusions or a pproaches to problems

A nalyze business processes to develop simulation a nd/or optimization models designed to further understanding of the behavior of processes

Write a nd make presentations to clients, often requiring clear a nd persuasive explanation of complex processes to a non-technical a udience.

Effectively supervisor a nd mentor other a nalysts on the BPM team.

Strong facilitation a nd relationship management skills. Must be a ble to elicit requirements from various personalities a cross organizational boundaries a nd be effective a t a ll organizational levels; users, team members a nd management

A nalyze data a nd other information in order to conceptualize a nd define operational problems a nd/or improvement opportunities.

Define data requirements then gather a nd validate information, a pplying judgment a nd statistical tests

MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS), is a leading government services firm devoted to providing health a nd human services program management a nd consulting services worldwide. Founded in 1975, MAXIMUS has more than 6,500 employees located in the United States, Canada, A ustralia, the United Kingdom, a nd Israel. MAXIMUS has been recognized by Forbes a nd Business Week a s one of the best small companies in A merica a nd is included in the Russell 2000 Index a nd the S&P SmallCap 600 Index.

Education Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree from a n a ccredited college or university

Technical Skills / Knowledge Required: Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word a nd Excel)

Subject Matter Expertise/Experience Preferred: Three to five years of experience in related a rea

Personal/Soft Skills: Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, a nd written communication skills, a bility to perform quantitative a nd qualitative a nalyses of existing business processes based on in-depth knowledge of organizational a nd or client objectives, a bility to coach, develop a nd mentor team members, a bility to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline oriented work environment, a bility to work under standards-based performance measures a nd a bility to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously.

Duties / Responsibilities:
1. Establish operational objectives a nd work plans

2. Review objectives to determine success of operations

3. May develop, recommend changes, modify a nd execute policies a nd procedures

4. May oversee a ctivities of multiple sections/departments through subordinates

5. Responsible for identifying a nd resolving issues, problems a nd concerns by leading cooperative effort of team

6. Interact with different levels of external a nd internal customers

7. A nalytical oversight a nd review of department/project initiatives

8. Ensure the confidentiality a nd security of a ll corporate information

9. Perform other duties a s may be a ssigned by management

MAXIMUS offers a comprehensive benefits package including:
Healthcare Insurance (medical, dental, vision)

Short a nd Long Term Disability Insurance

Life/ A ccident Insurance

Flexible Spending A ccounts (FSA)

401(k) Retirement Plan with company match

Our benefit program a lso includes paid holidays, PTO, tuition reimbursement, a nd supplemental insurance (pet ins., a uto ins., legal plan, long-term care ins, a nd credit union).

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MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS) is a leading health and human services administrator for governments in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and...