The Sr. Project Manager, IT will lead complex, multi-disciplinary and enterprise-wide projects. Establish, develop, implement, and control best practices for Community Health Choice's (Community's) Project Management Office (PMO). Ability to demonstrate expertise in project management. Adhere to the PMO methodology in order to deliver projects according to scope, plan and within budget. Manages the day-to-day tasks and activities of the plan to assure appropriate resources are assigned by departments, identify roadblocks and/or obstacles, and assure appropriate communication among team members. Routine decision making at the project level and responsible for managing internal project teams as well as working with vendors.
Bachelors degree. Four years of project management experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
Eight years experience in project management with at least four of the eight years with IT and/or healthcare or health insurance experience.
Experience leading request for proposal (RFP) projects
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Writing /Composing/Correspondence /Reports
MS Word/MS Excel/MS Project or similar program
Experience using formal project management methodologies such as Waterfall and/or Agile. Experience with PMBOK standards and guidelines.
Proven experience in project management deployments; on-time and within budget.
Analytical and organizational skills.
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while adhering to a stringent timeline.
Internal Number: 146701
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.