VCN Healthcare Jobs

Virtual Career Network Healthcare mobile logo

Job Information

Kforce Senior IT Healthcare Program Manager in Plantation, Florida

Kforce has a client seeking a remote Senior IT Healthcare Program Manager.Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Responsible for defining program requirements, overseeing scope creation, and obtaining scope approval and overseeing development of project and resource plans and cost estimates across all programs within EPMO * Works with various IT and business teams to implement and plan cutover activities, determine dependencies, handle issues and understand/manage risks * Identifies key requirements needed from cross-functional teams and external vendors * Manages program and project teams for optimal return on investment and coordinates and delegates cross-project initiatives * Works with other program managers to identify risks and opportunities across multiple projects within department * Drives review of project proposals or plan; Determines timeframe and procedures for accomplishing programs on time and within budget * Understands technical scope and objectives of the program and ensures project teams' commitment to the program delivery roadmap * Executes established work plan for each project under the program roadmap in accordance with EPMO project governance framework * Drives execution of project plans and teamwork assignments, directs and monitors work efforts on a daily basis, identifies resource needs, performs quality review and escalates functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately to ensure issue resolution * Prepares relevant status reports for project managers/clients. Adheres to EPMO standards and procedures for project reporting and documentation * Drives communication with all areas of the enterprise that impact scope, budget, risk, and resources of the various projects under the program * Drives the business process change activities to ensure successful project and program implementation and ensure executives are aware of the progress as needed * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or related field. Master's degree is preferred * 10 years of experience in IT project management, requirements definition and/or deployment of business requirements to information systems * Prior experience in leading IT project management initiatives related to the development of the department * Demonstrated experience in leading diverse teams and managing customer relationships * Extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques * Knowledge of how to leverage business applications for competitive advantage * Knowledge of current technologies * Knowledge of the software development process, including requirements gathering, analysis and design, development tools and technologies, release and version control, contemporary testing methodologies and deployment management * Exceptional verbal and written communication skills * Strong conceptual and creative skills * Solid project management skills and the ability to multitask and manage multiple small to large projects in a cross-functional environment * Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills at all levels of management * Ability to blend creativity, problem solving and technical skills for refining existing theories or developing new approaches Preferred Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: * Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM) or Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours