IT Project Manager (Healthcare, Data Management)

IT Project Manager (Healthcare, Data Management) – Contract or CTP – Morrisville, NC
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

A Healthcare IT Company is seeking an IT Project Manager (Healthcare, Data Management)) in Morrisville, NC.

Role Description
The main function of an IT project manager is to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.
• Review project plans to plan and coordinate project activity.
• Manage backup, security and user help system.
• Consult with users, management, vendors, and technicians to assess computing needs and system requirements.
• Meet with department heads, managers, supervisors, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems.
• Provide users with technical support for computer problems.
• Recruit, hire, train and supervise staff, or participate in staffing decisions.
• Evaluate data processing proposals to assess project feasibility and requirements.
• Develop and interpret organizational goals, policies, and procedures.
• Develop computer information resources, providing for data security and control, strategic computing, and disaster recovery.

Skills & Requirements
• Minimum 10 years of experience in a program delivery or consulting role leading Healthcare (Payer or Provider) IT related initiatives, particularly focused on data related initiatives
• Ideal candidate must have proven experience leading one or more of the following data related initiatives: Data Management (governance, catalog & lineage, quality, master data management); Data Engineering (warehouse, operational data store, data lake/hub)
• Creating and managing detailed project plans for projects of all levels of complexity and scope using Microsoft Project (or similar tool)
• Leading / managing IT implementation projects at various levels of complexity using different Project Management methodologies (agile, iterative, waterfall)
• Proven competence in analyzing business needs and working with cross functional (technical & non-technical) teams to deliver enterprise solutions
• Leading a matrix project team to define, establish, and ensure completion of all program milestones while adhering to timelines and budgets
• Leading cross-functional teams which may consist of employees, contractors, and consulting partners
• Working with and managing vendor partners on project deliverables and execution
• Demonstrates proven leadership in project management and will provide leadership and support to all members of the project team, internally and externally• Bachelor’s Degree in related field is required
• PMP certification is strongly preferred
• Utilizes solid knowledge of the Project Management Institute's standards and terminology
• Agile / Scrum Master certification is strongly preferred

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the Information Technology industry and market trends . Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information.


Job type:
Technology & Internet Services
Project Management
Competitive Salary
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