Project Manager

NTT Data Corporation Little Rock , AR 72215

Posted 2 months ago

Req ID: 149781

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team in Little Rock, Arkansas (US-AR), United States (US).

This Project Manager (PM) will be a valued member of the ITPMO. The PM will work collaboratively with the client, and other vendors working on the DHS Projects and Initiatives. The PM will provide valuable Project Management and act as a liaison between state business teams and project IT vendors.

The Project Manager will work alongside the State Team to assist with scheduling, prioritizing, and managing efforts to effectively communicate State Business needs as they pertain to various Project Management knowledge areas. The PM will work at the direction of the client to ensure that business needs are met by managing and driving change using finesse and enthusiasm without upsetting or unsettling client team members. The Project Manager will be responsible for performing, delegating, and managing the activities within the project team, working closely with direct business partners and vendor teams. He/she will actively participate in the development and delivery of program and quality management services and associated deliverables.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Client relationship and expectation management including working daily with key client leadership

  • Assist the Contract Project Manager to manage and coordinate the operational assignments of the project team

  • Develop client deliverables in accordance with project requirements and company documentation standards

  • Provide recommendations to the client on critical business and project decisions

  • Ensure that all project identified processes and methodologies are executed and followed as applicable

  • Create and sustain a culture that encourages high performance of individuals and teams

  • Develop client deliverables in accordance with project requirements and company documentation standards

  • Review and assess project schedules and project management plans for quality, completeness, compliance, and effectiveness

  • Identify and report project issues and risks

  • Interface with client, vendor, and business users

  • Collaborate with other team members to provide subject matter expertise and assistance as applicable

  • Ensure that all project identified processes and methodologies are executed and followed as applicable

Employee is expected to undertake any additional duties as they are assigned by their Manager

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of Project Management experience

  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in the state government environment

  • Minimum 3 years of experience providing evaluation services and/or project auditing, in Human Services or Healthcare IT industry

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in business and/or technical analysis

  • Minimum 3 years of experience working on large, complex systems projects

  • Ability to translate between non-technical business users and technical IT resources

  • PMP certification

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

Preferred Skills

  • Ability to review SI contractor deliverables and processes for quality, completeness and technical accuracy

  • Ability to communicate difficult concepts to technical and non-technical staff

  • Ability to communicate succinctly and accurately in written and verbal English

  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under strict timelines

  • Problem-solving skills with demonstrated ability to exercise mature judgment

  • Client-facing delivery experience in Medicaid, Eligibility, or other Health and Human Services (HHS)

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

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