Anthem, Inc. Tech Project Manager Sr in Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Tech PM Sr. (PS38705)
Locations: Must be within reasonable driving distance of an Anthem office.
Directs system analysts, software designers and programmers to determine best methods to achieve project objectives.
Responsible for applying project management knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project deliverables, processes, and systems.
In addition to all responsibilities of a project manager which include managing all aspects of a project including initiating, planning, executing, closing and controlling, responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Coaches and mentors project team members
Mentors other project managers around project management methodology
Determines project scope
Develops resource, risk, quality, cost, and scope management plans
Develops training plans
Develops requirements documents
Develops project approval matrix
Identifies project team training and tool needs
Defines, recommends and secures contractual agreements for technical services and products
Coordinates requirements, schedules implementation and post-implement plans, and develops service-level agreements for vendor partners and global resources firms
Defines quality gates for each project methodology phase; defines critical success factors; establishes and manages the project warranty period.
Acts as subject matter expert for project and program management related tools and processes.
BA/BS in information systems or related major; 7 years of project management experience in broad-based information systems, with at least 3 years leading and directing project tasks; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Project Management certification (PMP) preferred.
Demonstrated application of and proven success of project management methodology, management tools, analysis and research tools, documentation tools, and reporting tools required.
Experience in coaching and mentoring project team members preferred.
Experience in creating an effective team environment, building strong relationships, negotiation, solving problems and issues, resolving conflicts, managing resources in a matrix environment, communicating and influencing effectively at all levels of an organization required.
Demonstrated application of project management methodology preferred.
Experience with Jira preferred.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.