Project Manager (SW Delivery)


Elite Technical is seeking Software focused Project Manager for our customer, a premier Federal Healthcare Insurance organization, in Washington DC (100% remote now, but will be back onsite, in Washington DC, by the end of 2022). The selected candidate will gain responsibility for multiple projects within our customer's IT Modernization/Software Focused Portfolio efforts, mainly focused around healthcare enrollment & claims. The PM is expected to manage the entire Software Management Lifecycle (SDLC) to ensure project timelines are met, within budget, and team members are completing assigned tasks within their Agile environment. Other responsibilities include:

- Manages all aspects of large and complex projects throughout the project lifecycle including project scope, schedule, resources, quality, costs and change.
- Schedules and attends all meetings with our Partners and Clients and reports back to PMO team as well as Product Team on status and action items that come out of meetings.
- Works with Product Team to help translate project requirements into stories and tasks, managing task assignment to project resources and reporting on and managing project scope throughout the lifecycle.
- Develops detail project schedules, resource plans, status reports and contributes to the effectiveness of a team that integrates multiple functions/disciplines.
- Conducts project meetings, sets and manages client expectations by making risks visible, escalating issues and changes when appropriate.
- Interfaces with all areas affected by the project, including end user, services organizations, vendors and implementations partners.
- Review project deliverables for accuracy and apprises management of issues effecting project status and offers solution to solve the issues.
-Works with Architects to ensure any activities and deliverables for from architecture team are on track.
- Ability to manage multiple competing projects and priorities across all phases of project.
- Facilitate work breadown structure (WBS) sessions with cross-functional team and build WBS with all dependences.
- Develop and effectively manage project schedule to an 8/80 level of detail.

Are you a Project Manager with a history of delivering on Software related Projects? If so, please contact Elite Technical immediately for consideration.

Required Skills


5+ years of experience in the following:

- Project Management activities within a large enterprise environment, working on multiple projects within a portfolio geared around Software related projects
-Must be coming from the healthcare insurance sector (FEHB or BCBS market) is considered a big plus
-High level understanding of software delivery projects. Working knowledge of any of the following: Big Data, Mainframe, Web Services, YAML, Angular, Java, other SW technologies is required
- Agile/Scrum understanding is required
- Deep understanding of/experience managing the financial parameters of a portfolio is required. Understanding of resource utilization, resource spend, project spend, cost allocations, etc.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills. Able to convert technical language for non-technical stakeholders
- Must be able to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision.
- Knowledge of and experience in managing full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) projects surrounding a blend of different technologies (mainframe, infrastructure, Web/Java, etc.)
- PMP Certification and Waterfall Methodology is a plus.

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Location

Washington, DC

Openings

1

Anticipated Start Date

Monday, June 27, 2022

Job Type

Contract

Anticipated Duration

12 months+

Date Posted

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

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