IT Project Management, Healthcare Infrastructure

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  • Post Date : September 16, 2020
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Job Description

Be part of the team that’s poised to transform the fight against cancer. Backed by the strength of a Fortune 8 company, our entrepreneurial organization develops technologies used by the oncology community to deliver evidence-based, personalized care, as well as insights used by biopharma companies to accelerate drug development and support the entire treatment journey. Our work powers informed decision-making at every pivotal moment in oncology – from the treatment options presented to patients, to the operational considerations for oncology practices, to the design of clinical trials, to the commercial launch plans for new therapies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of the development/implementation of a systems project or program involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of a computer-based system from the design process through a finished state for internal/external customers.
  • Provides a single point of contact for projects and responsible to take projects from original concept through final implementation and responsible for conducting project meetings.
  • Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, computer services, and client services.
  • Defines project scope and objectives. Oversees/coordinates all aspects of project and serves as project manager between clients, systems, line management and other departments. Plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets.
  • Monitors the product/program/project from initiation through delivery, interfacing with customer on technical and non-technical matters.
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals. Manage integration of vendor tasks and tracks success.
  • Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, budgets, and status reports.
  • You will be responsible for managing projects ranging from small to extra-large, multi-phase project focused on managed services support
  • You will manage the planning and execution of the project, communicate with and manage the client, build the project team and develop the budget and timeline estimates
  • Ensure the scope of the project(s) is clearly identified, documented and controlled and that the impact in any shift in scope is made clear
  • Ensure that the project components are planned, managed, and controlled from within agreed time, cost, and quality expectations
  • Responsible for ensuring that all phases of the project are clearly documented – particularly functional and technical specifications
  • Create detailed project reporting & metrics ranging from regular internal status reports to customer progress reports
  • Maintain clear and reliable tracking of effort expended for billing purposes

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in technical project management, requirements definition, building systems solutions and/ or deployment of business requirements to information systems.
  • Project management (PMP) certification

Critical Skills:

  • Ability to generate and track multiple system implementation project plans according to budget, customer expectations, and deadlines.
  • Experience with project management tools and methodologies, strong critical thinking, attention to detail, and problem solving-skills.
  • Demonstrated success in the managing and delegating in a team-based environment.
  • Proven experience delivering large, complex solutions
  • Experience with custom or product software implementations
  • Experience translating business and functional requirements into defined milestones
  • Ability to accurately forecast timelines and associated costs across a range of projects
  • Experience and proficiency in structuring and executing projects of all sizes

Additional Knowledge/Skills:

  • Strong Microsoft Office products experience including PowerPoint, Excel, MS Project; and Visio required
  • Experience using Smartsheet, JIRA and Confluence
  • Excellent written, verbal, and facilitation skills to communicate critical milestones professionally with people at all levels of the organization, including c-suite and with external customers.
  • Demonstrated success in the managing and delegating in a team-based environment.


  • 4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience


  • Up to 25% travel required

Internal Use Only: P3

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