Project Manager (closed)
OBJECTIVES TO BE FULFILLED BY CANDIDATE:
Define the needed team members
Develop a Verification and Validation Plan
Should have, or propose the tools necessary for an team to successfully create & execute the Verification and Validation Plan.
Perform independent review of deliverables and processes
Identify areas of risk to systems and schedules; ensure findings are documented clearly so the client can use the information in its decision-making process
Provides recommendations of risk mitigation or contingency options
Identify deviations from plans or execution of those plans that may jeopardize theproject(s)
Can perform all objectives without conflict of interest (or appearance thereof) and remain neutral with observations/decisions involving all impacted parties
Ensures all proper communications have been identified, documented and are taking place
Ensures that proper Change Management processes and governance is in place and being followed
Ensures that project requirements are correct, complete, accurate, and are testable.
Ensure requirements have been traced through all phases of the SDLC.
Identifies defects of requirements not being met and/or areas of process improvement; provides recommendations for corrective actions.
Perform independent testing to ensure that requirements are meeting all project scope and requirements
Ensures that Configuration Management process is being followed
Ensures that HIPAA/Security processes are being followed
Teams with appropriate parties to ensure that CMS Certification will be successful
Provide reports detailing the work planned, the work currently in progress, and work recently completed.
Provide flexibility in terms of role, activities, tools methods and documentation and to adapt to the projects’ needs.
Ensure that all parties are meeting their contract obligations.
REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) experience
Medicaid eligibility system/business operations experience.
Have the ability to create a work plan, assign and lead IV&V team resources with tasks
Effective oral and written communication skills (English)
PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
Familiar with Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA)
Familiar with Medicaid Enterprise Certification Toolkit (MECT)
Commercial insurance and/or health care data experience
Public sector experience is a plus.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical, business, or field. Master’s degree is desirable. Years of experience can substitute for formal education.
None required. Technical and/or Project management certifications from recognized sources are desirable.