Position Purpose:Manage and oversee the interpretation and linkage of business needs and objectives in applications development and support activities.
Manage day-to-day resources necessary to provide effective applications to support user needs and resolve problems.
Work with departmental staff and users to identify requirements for development projects and support activities.
Effectively integrating new technologies and develop project plans and schedules.
Apply in-depth knowledge of systems to diagnose problems and find solutions to meet user requirements.
Incorporate global and organizational best practices into applications.
Use project management methodologies to effective manage projects.
Create effective organizational structure and develop staff skills and competencies through training and experience.
Bachelor's degree in Business, IS or related field. 5 years of systems analysis or IT project management experience, preferably in healthcare. Working knowledge of the integration of medical and/or claims information and information systems, database modeling, project management, and application or systems development methodologies. Previous experience as a lead in a functional area, managing cross functional teams on large scale projects or supervisory experience including hiring, training, assigning work and managing the performance of staff.
Project Management certification preferred.
Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.