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Job Family: Information Technology
Req #: PS37730
Date Posted: Oct 16, 2020
DescriptionSHIFT: Day Job
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.
Serve as the department chief of staff providing project oversight to key initiatives and manages special projects
Ensures all projects are remain on track (within scope, budget and timelines) as expected
Provides coaching on delivery best practices to maximize team effectiveness
Manage monthly and executive reporting presentations and other artifacts
Work collaboratively with IT and business stakeholders to ensure effective planning and execution through the initiatives’ lifecycle
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Provides strategic planning support for the Product & Efficiency department.
Provides operational oversight for project delivery monitoring goals, budgets, staffing, schedules, and progress towards business objectives.
Provides expert knowledge of project management methodology approaches, techniques and tools to senior management.
Directs system analysts, software designers and programmers to determine best methods to achieve project objectives.
Coaches and mentors project team members
Mentors other project managers around project management methodology
Determines project scope.
Requires BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline with IT focus degree; 15 years of enterprise project management experience in broad-based information systems, full life-cycle application development and/or building enterprise applications and/or data warehouse planning and development; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Demonstrated experience of managing increasing project size and complexity that are transformational in nature for the organization. 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 required. Requires an understanding of the overall organization. Experience using portfolio management application and Rational tools preferred. Project management certification (PMP) preferred.
Experience writing and selling business cases is required.
Experience with management consulting at a top tier firm in a hands on role with progressive levels of increasing responsibility
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.
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