IT Delivery Lead
Location: Southfield, MI
Duration: 6-7 months
Dept. Name: Project Delivery Services
Manage multiple projects concurrently.
Responsible for initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing complex application and system implementation projects using a formal project management methodology.
Oversee the system development and release management processes.
Oversee client/customer/vendor relations to ensure that service expectations are met.
Involved in the development of strategic plans for projects of high business complexity.
Develops detailed project plans, budgets and schedules, including goals, risks, and resource allocation.
Monitors project metrics for significant deviations in quality, cost, or schedule.
Monitors all project risks and issues and manages their resolution and impact.
Assists in establishing and improving project management methodologies, procedures and policies.
Coaches and mentors individuals on the project teams and provides feedback on performance to their leaders.
3 key required skills:
Project management experience
Healthcare industry experience
Leadership experience and Excellent Communication skills.
Minimum 8 years' experience in leading complex Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence projects.
Minimum 8 years' experience working with Multiple Vendors.
Strong organizational, planning, analytical, presentation and communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service skills including the ability to interact with internal and external customers at all levels.
High Proficiency Level in specific job-related duties and skills are required.
Microsoft Project tool.
PMP certification is preferred
Healthcare experience preferred
Insurance industry experience.
Distributed application development experience
System Analysis experience preferred
Experience using the following technologies and concepts: ETL - Informatica, Adhoc Reporting- Business Objects, and Hyperion
MS Excel, MS Word. MS PowerPoint and MS Visio.
A Bachelor's degree Computer Science required
Project Management Institute's certification preferred.
A Master's degree in Computer Science preferred.
Submit the response to the questions listed below with resume submittals:
What industries have you worked in; i.e., health care, insurance, financial, manufacturing?
Have you had experience with managing multiple projects simultaneously? Please provide examples including the type of projects and the number of projects that you have managed simultaneously.
What do you consider to be your greatest project management achievement? Please describe the project, your role on the project, and how your participation in the project contributed to the success of the project.