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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Information Technology

Country:

US

Postal Code:

55305

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Sr. IT Program Manager

UHG - Minnetonka, Minnesota

Posted: 10/16/2018

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead large, complex projects to achieve key business objectives
  • Direct cross-functional and/or cross-segment teams
  • Predict emerging customer needs and develops innovative solutions to meet them
  • Participate in the development of business strategy
  • Develop and manages business plans to achieve objectives
  • Solve unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
  • 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
  • May have segment-wide impact



Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years Project Management experience in a large enterprise environment (Fortune 200)
  • 10+ years technical experience in one or more aspects of Information Systems Development or Business / Information Systems areas
  • Previous large program responsibility in the $5-10M range
  • Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) project management
  • Professional PM methodology trained
  • Budget tracking and complex cost benefit analysis
  • Ability to build and manage relationships across a large enterprise
  • C-level leadership interface and presentation skills
  • Ability to influence decisions from top down and bottom up
  • Solid analytical, problem-solving and financial analysis skills
  • Proficiency in computer software such as Project, Power Point, Excel, Visio

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Health care insurance background
  • Agile experience
  • PMP Certification
  • Exposure to multiple PM methodologies
  • Process implementation and re-engineering



Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.SM


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.

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