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Senior Technical Project Manager

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Date: Jul 25, 2019

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 54830 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Technical Project Manager to join our team in Durham, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).



The Senior Project Manager is expected to hit the ground running and must have the following:

  • Experience in a healthcare payer environment
  • Experience in:
    • Storage
    • Networking
    • Cloud migrations
    • Telephony


Job Responsibilities:

  • Manages multiple large-sized projects or programs
  • Has extensive interaction with senior leadership
  • Determines and coordinates the sharing of leveraged resources among projects
  • Identifies opportunities and makes recommendations for project management process improvements
  • Works with Business and Technical resource managers to ensure the needed staff are available and assigned to the project; including entering resource requests
  • Creating project charters
  • Conducting thorough project kick-offs that include confirmation of project scope, roles and responsibilities, and high level timelines
  • Developing, managing, and controlling the project plan/schedule.
  • Creation of exception requests, when necessary, to add/delete or change milestones for projects that do not align with the standard milestones
  • Holding status meeting and preparing a weekly status report which includes identification of, and updates to issues and risks
  • Managing and reporting issues and risk, escalating as needed to ensure timely resolution and mitigation
  • Has 3+ years of experience running projects in a healthcare payer environment
  • Has experience with project budgets, capacity management tools, and creating dashboards and communications for the executive level
  • Advanced understanding software development projects
  • Excellent ability to drive projects to successful completion
  • Demonstrates advanced proficiency in the specific tools that are available and required as part of the company's project management information system
  • Advanced ability to identify, develop and quantify any required corrective action plans
  • Advanced ability to ensure that effective project controls are in place to monitor project or program performance
  • Advanced capability at providing effective performance reporting for the customer and company in order to monitor the progress of the project


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of technical project management experience
  • 5 years of storage, networking, cloud migration, and telephony experience
  • PMP certificate


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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