Senior IT Project Manager

Category : Information Technology
Location/City : IL - Chicago
Id : 42044

Are you ready to cultivate your passion for providing care in our community? We are looking for top talent to join our organization and reach their fullest potential.
We are seeking a Senior IM Project Manager (IT Solutions). In this position, you'll be responsible for the collaborative leadership of assigned technology focused projects involving interdisciplinary teams. This position will lead projects with heavy IT, technology, or services involvement. This role must be familiar with leading IT technologies and vendor management. The ability to develop and manage IT and related project budgets will also be a key responsibility.
Are you ready to join this fast-growing team?
Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Leads Epic inpatient project to accomplish corporate goals, including overall responsibility for scope, cost, schedule, and quality of product
  • Responsible for overall project management of assigned projects, including resource management, coordination/integration requirements, business-related issues and internal communications
  • Supervises application coordinators for assigned projects
  • Facilitates and manages multi-disciplinary teams assigned to various projects and sets goals for project
  • Coordinates work flow analysis activities, recommending potential workflow improvements
  • Works in collaboration with project director in the management of vendor relationships
  • Responsible for management of consultants involved in assigned projects
  • Provides communication regarding projects' progress and outcome for leaders and other organizational areas
  • Work with internal and external organizational partners for project management needs related to technology, e.g. new infrastructure, software, hardware and cloud solutions
  • Ensures departmental standards, including security and compliance policies, are maintained for client and server hardware, operating systems, client images and clinical and business applications

Skills & Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or health care related field, Master's degree preferred
  • 5-7 years of experience in large scale enterprise, complex technology related project management and system implementation, and/or managing healthcare IT projects required
  • 5-7 years of experience and knowledge of core IT technology areas and implementation processes for network infrastructure, security/compliance, servers, applications, data center operations, etc. required
  • Certification in one or more Epic applications highly desirable
  • Must have the mobility to travel through the medical center complex to users' locations
  • The ability to translate needs of the healthcare professionals into information management solutions
  • Thorough understanding of the organization's strategic initiatives to better manage customer expectations
  • Excellent analytical and process/systems thinking skills; excellent problem-solving skills
  • 5-7 years of experience with IT construction related project management and technology implementations preferred
  • Project management and/or system implementation and experience in an Academic Medical Center is preferred
  • Experience with Epic application or other healthcare technology vendor/partner project management preferred

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