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Medicaid Project Manager

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Date: Mar 4, 2021

Location: Columbia, SC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 112269 

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 Medicaid Project Manager to join our team in Columbia, South Carolina (US-SC), United States (US).

The Medicaid Project Manager will provide oversight during the design, development, and implementation of component projects for a modular Medicaid enterprise system. The PM will work closely with the client, contracted vendors and business users to collect and analyze information to ensure requirements and business needs are met and to provide recommendations to the project team on project issues, risks and observations.  

Job Responsibilities Include:

• Lead collection, documentation, and tracking of enterprise requirements

• Provide project oversight and support for all phases of assigned projects

• Lead project activities to ensure an effective project management process is consistent with approved project plans, including, but not limited to risk management, schedule management, change management, and issue resolution,

• Monitor outcomes of project controlling activities such as risk identification and mitigation, issue resolution, budget status, change requests affecting scope to ensure processes are being utilized, are effective, and updated as needed

• Contribute to setting required project pace by defining corresponding project and individual responsibilities, objectives, tasks, schedules, and outputs

• Maintain a project schedule and monitor key milestones and deliverables

• Support PMO methodology, process, and implementation guidance

• Attend project and status meetings; prepare or contribute to status reports and agendas for meetings • Collaborate with team members to provide subject matter expertise and assistance as applicable

• Develop and maintain positive client relationship and expectations • Monitor vendor performance on assigned projects

• Manage communication, coordination and performance of other stakeholders as needed  


Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree or an additional 4 years of PM/business experience in Medicaid or Healthcare Payer environment.

• Minimum 4 years of healthcare IT project management experience

• Minimum 3 years requirements management experience

• Minimum 2 years leading a team of 3 people or more

• 50% onsite required once travel restrictions are lifted.  

Preferred Skills:

• Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred

• Experience with Medicaid Claims, Reference, Business Policy Administration, Managed Care policy or processing analysis  

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 will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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