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Sr. Data Delivery Manager - Minnetonka, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 11/9/2018

Primary Responsibilities:

  • High delivery focus leveraging multiple project management methodologies
  • Plan & Mange Programs / projects using Agile methodology
  • Have deep understanding of other project life cycles including waterfall and how to manage dependencies between Agile Scrum teams and waterfall life cycle projects
  • Play the role of Scrum Master / Program Manager (Servant Leader) as required on projects
  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies as required
  • Identify the key stake holders and manage the expectations of key stakeholders and take their support to help resolve bottlenecks
  • Facilitate ongoing key stake holder communication between Business, Technology teams
  • Support weekly / monthly status reporting to key stake holders
  • Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences
  • Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and / or approaches
  • Plan / track all external team dependencies and help resolve bottle necks
  • Be well-versed with budget (capital & expense) management process and life cycle
  • Develop and maintain a resource / workforce plan that aligns with allocated budget
  • Drive solutions to unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
  • Facilitate / Participates in the development of delivery strategy
  • Predict emerging customer needs and facilitate developing innovative solutions to meet them
  • Drive organization initiatives including Agile maturity, automated testing, continuous integration, continuous delivery and documentation.
  • Understand big picture, while implementing at the detail level
  • Work with sometimes ambiguous / conceptual requirements and guide the technical team to provide functionality with the right amount of engineering.
  • Set and enforce standards
  • Work in a fast paced environment and deal with multiple priorities
  • Bring energy and excitement to the team
  • Mentor, train and coach team members

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or master's degree in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years of experience delivering in a large enterprise environment
  • Data Warehouse experience
  • Agile methodology experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Healthcare industry experience
  • PMP Certification
  • Exposure to multiple PM methodologies
  • Ability to build and manage relationships across a large enterprise
  • Communication skills and ability to influence
  • Ability to manage delivery independently with minimum supervision

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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: Principal Data Engineer, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota, Data Warehouse, Scrum, PMP, Agile

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