Project Manager - Healthcare - Contract
The Los Angeles Post - Denver, CO

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Job Description Project Manager

This is a 9-12 month contract assignment which could get extended. Location is in the Denver, Colorado area and PM must work on site Monday Friday. This company has an amazing company culture that is truly above and beyond its competitors. They are a true leader in their industry and continue to branch out into new areas to stay competitive.

Notes:
  • Local candidates ONLY to Denver no out of state
  • Must have experience with all of the following:
    • Clinical or healthcare/hospital environment experience (mandatory)
    • Serving as a PM for a Mobile Application Development initiative (mandatory)
    • Web Portal experience
    • Presenting buy versus build data and making recommendations (desired)
This first task needs to be completed in less than 90 days from the PMs start date. Following this, the PM will move forward with implementing the new device environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for tracking activities through the full SDLC including new development, design/architecture, and implementation support of application integration solutions. Responsibilities will include:
  • Lead, plan, schedule, track, and manage project deliverables, goals, and milestones; adjust project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers
  • Create strategies for risk mitigation and project contingency planning
  • Design and maintain technical and project documentation
  • Identify and resolve project issues; ensure appropriate communication to project stakeholders
  • Develop project plans and team assignments
  • Direct and monitor daily work of teams including progress toward goals
  • Identify resource needs and secure as needed
  • Provide day-to-day direction and oversight for project engineering team
  • Monitor, review, and/or escalate functional, quality, and timeline issues appropriately
  • Coordinate communication with all areas of the enterprise that impact the scope, budget, risk, and resources of the work effort being managed
  • Participate in identifying and prioritizing opportunities for utilizing IT to achieve the goals of the enterprise
  • Assist customers remotely over the phone using remote control software or in person
  • Partner with departmental management to develop strategic/tactical solutions to support business strategies.
  • Develop and establish departmental technical standards and procedures.
  • Work with the project management team to plan and coordinate project development activities across various teams.
  • Ensures projects are delivered on time, on budget, and with high quality.

Qualifications Required Skills and Expertise:
  • 5+ years of current experience as a Software Development project manager
  • Key attribute that this client looks for his honesty, transparency, and accountability.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • PMP Certification is a must have
  • Ability to work in a very fast paced environment and meeting commitments
  • Must have experience with all of the following:
    • Serving as a PM for a Mobile Application Development initiative
    • Web Portal experience
    • Clinical or healthcare/hospital environment experience (mandatory)
    • Presenting buy versus build data and making recommendations
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to seek out underlying assumptions through probing, questioning, and listening
    • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively
    • Demonstrated ability to work well with cross-functional groups
    • Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills; ability to interact positively with teammates at all levels of the company
    • Approachable and open
    • Demonstrated professionalism and courtesy in responding to phone calls and emails
    • Demonstrated commitment to customer service; proactively communicate and respond promptly to teammate and stakeholder needs
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team, facilitate effective team interactions, and to foster a positive work environment; willingness to assist teammates in order to achieve departmental goals
    • Demonstrated strengths in organizational, attention-to-detail, reasoning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
Desired Skills and Expertise:
  • Experience with Kony would be a nice to have as there is a possibility that this company will select this tool as the technology platform for their mobile development efforts.
  • Any ITIL experience/certifications is also a plus

Additional Information Notes:
  • Local candidates ONLY to Denver no out of state
  • Must have experience with all of the following:
    • Clinical or healthcare/hospital environment experience (mandatory)
    • Serving as a PM for a Mobile Application Development initiative (mandatory)
    • Web Portal experience
    • Presenting buy versus build data and making recommendations (desired)

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