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Sr.Project Manager -San Juan, PR - 904226

Blanding, UT 84511
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You'll join a high caliber team where you're assisting, educating, problem-solving and resolving tenuous situations to the best possible outcomes. Bring your people skills, emotional strength and attention to detail. In return we offer the latest tools and most intensive training program in the industry. Get ready to start doingyour life's best work.(sm)

The purpose of this position is to assist Optum in being a transformational force in the health care system by efficiently and effectively managing large and complex projects - typically related to new product development and deployment, mergers and acquisitions, and large, complex change initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Effectively and efficiently own the successful delivery of all assigned projects including managing all cross-function work stream owners (real estate, training, telecom technology, human capital, etc.) - function as the project General Manager
  • Create work order (scope) and charter as required. Create and manage project plan, issue log, lessons learned, close document, failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), control plan, etc.
  • Identify team roles and skill sets required to quickly create a highly functioning team.
  • Direct the team and resolve conflicts: Direct team to complete projects on time, within budgetary guidelines. Escalate issues appropriately.
  • Assesses progress and reports status to management and key constituents (i.e.: sites, other functional leaders, etc.): timely written or verbal communication of project status to management. Highlight areas of concern or needed assistance. Track status of project timelines and milestones and communicate with management and team members. Responsible for overall quality review of project, ongoing and final evaluation and documentation of team/project procedures.
  • Consistently utilize standard project management tools and adhere to document retention standards.
  • Other duties as assigned by management

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or higher completed
  • 5+ years in Project Management experience
  • Broad knowledge of system and technology alternatives
  • Able to direct project outcomes based on long term business objectives
  • Demonstrated ability to engage team members in a cross-functional, virtual environment
  • Exposure dealing with Clients and Internal stakeholders
  • Decision making and negotiations with delivery leaders
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both oral and written.
  • Flexible shifts availability
  • English Proficiency
  • You"will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or other company"location.
  • Employees"are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,"Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a"similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work"site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with"any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group"building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical"distancing cannot be attained.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Possess one of the following certifications PMP, Prince 2 and/or CSM Certification
  • Project management training experience
  • Healthcare and/or healthcare operations experience
  • BPO project management experience

Careers with Optum.Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to doyour life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Project Management, Sr. Project Manager, PMP, San Juan, PR

Posted: 2020-12-16 Expires: 2021-02-13

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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