Project Manager (Azure) in Charlotte, North Carolina
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Nation’s largest specialty health plan provider
Founded on improving the health and wellness of members and their families
High growth organization that encourages professional and personal development
Beautiful work environment in uptown Charlotte
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Opportunity to make a positive difference in people's lives
Comprehensive benefit plans for employees and dependents
Collaborative work environment that appreciates individuality and benefits from a workforce of diverse backgrounds and experience
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Works closely with sponsors, stakeholders, users, technical and non-technical resources and management to execute remediation planning for the Azure program.
Follows all project management best practices to deliver projects by developing, managing, and maintaining comprehensive and accurate project plans and schedules, as well as performing estimation, forecasting, planning, analysis, task assignment and management.
Provides regular and timely feedback to team members and their managers as needed. This will help in the identification and resolution of issues that may negatively impact a project or project deliverables. Seeks and implements innovative ways to remove project obstacles.
Uses Microsoft Project to build detailed project schedules. Develops estimations, specifications, flowcharts, and presentations. Maintains a project portfolio and drives prioritization based on business needs.
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
Must be able to think creatively even when you are not the subject matter expert.
Ability to asses impact of changes and delays on projects; analyze and present options and outcomes.
Must be able to
facilitate large groups, conduct effective meetings, enforce accountability and drive issue resolution. Must be able to influence areas outside of direct control in appropriate ways.
Ability to lead project team members who are not direct reports and span multiple functions across multiple departments.
PMP certification is a plus
Prior Cloud strategy implementation experience is preferred, specifically Microsoft Azure.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent business experience.
4 years of formal project management experience.
Minimum of 4-7 years of relevant work experience.
Must be highly skilled at shifting between macro and micro level planning, maintaining both the big picture and seeing that the details are addressed.