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Project Coordinator

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Date: Sep 29, 2022

Location: Albany, NY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 207007 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Project Coordinator to join our team in Albany, New York (US-NY), United States (US).

Location: Albany NY
Travel: 25/75 remote
Remote work option: see above
The project coordinator will work closely with the Project Director and State client Medicaid IT leader as the trusted partner to provide project management services supporting modernization of Medicaid Enterprise systems. The project coordinator will be responsible for developing and managing the schedule of State activities including participation in requirements gathering, review of deliverables and testing.  The project coordinator will work on behalf of the State to ensure the project plan and schedule meets the requirements of the contract and coordinates with the State activities. The project coordinator will work with the State to review and validate all deliverables against requirements. 


Job Resonsibilities Include: 
•    Manage, coordinate, and report on multiple workstreams of varying complexity over the full life cycle of the project, from origination through closeout in accordance with the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK) and/or New York State (NYS) project management guidelines and project governance
•    Develop and maintain detailed project plans in order to monitor and control project scope, schedule, budget and resources to meet project objectives and commitments
•    Monitor vendor activities, including procurements, implementation, change management and operational oversight
•    Develop and manage communication plan for the effective flow of project information and status across multiple audiences, including the executive leadership, the project team, vendors and all stakeholders
•    Proactively identify, escalate appropriately, and manage project risks and issues, utilizing PMI methodology to conduct a root cause analysis, implementation of corrective/preventive actions, and continual process improvement
 

Basic Qualifications 
•    Bachelor's degree or 4 years of equivalent experience
•    Minimum 2 years expereince within a healthcare environment functioning in any one of the follwoing roles: project management, project coordinator, analyst, office or systems administration, software testing, within a complex, fast paced or large organization structure

  • Minimum of 2 years with Microsoft Excel

 

Preferred Skills
•    Knowledge the Medicaid program and MMIS support systems 
•    Solid analytical skills and ability to make decisions and solve problems
•    Excellent time management abilities
•    Demonstrated problem-solving and customer service skills
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills
•    Ability to work independently and manage work to a defined schedule
•    Experience conducting meetings and making presentations
•    Team player and a consistent, dependable performer with an excellent work ethic, flexible “can-do” attitude, and a results-driven commitment to success
•    Ability to apply industry best practices and future state/federal mandates to existing systems

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.


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