• IT Program Manager

    Humana Jersey City, NJ 07308

    Job #1836167932

  • Description

    The IT Program Manager oversees various system projects and/or products of a highly complex nature as well as supporting multiple Agile teams in a fast-paced environment. The Senior IT Project Manager work assignments involve moderately complex to complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.

    Responsibilities

    The IT Program Manager assembles and leads project and/or product team, identifies appropriate resources needed, and develops schedules to ensure timely completion of projects. Often actively manages stakeholder partnerships and mitigates risks. Familiar with the system scope and project objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member, in order to effectively coordinate the activities of the team. When managing programs, oversees the interdependencies and integration of interrelated projects, and sets strategies and leads program execution to deliver longer term business value. Contribute and support quarterly planning, facilitating Scrum of Scrums, Program Sync ups, roadmap and OKR updates. Can possess specialized knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC - Agile /SAFE) and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) frameworks used to manage risks and issues unique to technology projects. Begins to influence department's strategy. Makes decisions on moderately complex to complex issues regarding technical approach for project components, and work is performed without direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments. Help champion the Agile transformation in the program.

    Required Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology or a related field

    • 6 or more years of technical experience

    • Demonstrated experience in technical product selection, technical design and practical implementation of IT solutions

    • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Master's Degree in Business Administration

    • Experience working in Information Technology, Identity Access Management or a related field

    • At least 3 years in project management

    • At least 2 years working in an Agile environment

    • SAFe, Agile, Six Sigma and/or Project Management Institute certification

    • Experience in the health solutions industry

    Scheduled Weekly Hours

    40