Healthcare IT Project Manager

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Job Category:
Healthcare / Life Sciences / Medical
Yes, 75% of the time
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Healthcare IT Project Manager

Position Summary:      
Incumbent(s) in this position are typically Project Managers on a small to moderate risk project with responsibility for managing many tasks or functions of a single project.

Manages technical, cost, and schedule of assigned tasks or functions and has frequent interface with task leaders, subcontractors, support personnel and customer(s).

Has full understanding of concepts, principles and industry practices within own discipline.  Has deep understanding of industry practices and standards. 

People Management Skills: Incumbent(s) should have the ability to manage cross-functional teams responsible for delivering high-quality project outputs on time and within budget.
Ensures appropriate management, customer, and supplier involvement throughout the life of the project.
Customer Interface Skills: Must be able to listen to and understand customer expectations and concerns, and assures customer we are executing project effectively.

Domain Knowledge and Expertise: Should have moderate knowledge of this field and domain gained by experience in working on similar projects / programs, may have specialized domain technical knowledge that needs to be broadened into a more comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of domain.
External Referral Eligible

Education and Minimum Experience:

Typically requires a BA degree (preferably in a clinical, health administration or business service) and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Minimum of 4 years’ experience working on projects or programs in healthcare IT and or Electronic Health Record (EHR) Implementation.
Master’s degree highly preferred.
Minimum of at least two years of successful task lead or Project Management experience.

PMP or other certification highly recommended.
Intermediate to advanced experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
Strong customer presentation skills.
VENDOR Product, technology and/or industry expertise relevant to the practice focus.

This document describes the minimum, essential duties, responsibilities, skills, abilities, effort and working conditions of the position. It in no way implies that these are the only functions to e performed by the employee. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any job-related functions requested by their supervisor or manager. Successful performance requires that the employee possess and utilize the abilities and skills described. All functions are subject to reasonable modification to accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some functions may exclude individuals who pose a threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or others.

Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

External Referral Eligible 

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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