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Pharmacy System Project Manager - Frankfort, KY

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Date: Dec 23, 2018

Location: Frankfort, KY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 31925 


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 Pharmacy System Project Manager - Frankfort, KY to join our team in Frankfort, Kentucky (US-KY), United States (US).



We are currently seeking experienced candidates for the position of Senior Pharmacy System Project Manager.  This is a regular, full time position located in Frankfort, KY.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for coordination, planning, and organization of project activities.
  • Interface with all areas affected by the project, including end users, vendors, and project staff.
  • Perform analysis and negotiation of project scope, budget, and schedule and perform management of the vendor contract.
  • Assist with planning of resources for projects.
  • Proactively manage and track project risks, issues, budget, and schedule.
  • Keep business sponsors and management advised of project status.
  • Ensure that applicable system design life cycle (SDLC) processes are being followed.
  • Oversee vendor and project team members' work and deliverables to ensure compliance with contract.
  • Experience in implementing Federal and/or State regulation changes.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Healthcare IT Project Management experience

Additional Skills Required:

  • PMP Certification.
  • Working knowledge of Pharmacy administration/systems, (Medicaid and/or Medicare).
  • Knowledge of Pharmacy claims and payments.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Product Suites, (Word, Excel, Project, and Visio).
  • Demonstrated ability to lead small to large size project teams.
  • Prior IT experience in the Pharmacy domain and managing IT Pharmacy projects.
  • Prior experience managing issues, scope, quality, escalations, and risks.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing IT projects, collaborating across business and IT teams.
  • Proficient in standard project management tools and methodologies, excelling in Microsoft Project, and PMI methodologies.
  • Must be experienced in management of vendors and contracts for large scale information technology projects.
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent combination of recent, relevant work experience.
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to lead meetings, lead project teams, and communicate effectively at all levels within the project.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to exercise sound decision making skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in managing large scale, enterprise wide projects utilizing Microsoft based technologies.
  • Prior Medicaid or Managed Care experience.
  • Prior process improvement experience.
  • Requests for proposal or bid development.
  • Working knowledge of eligibility systems, (Medicaid and/or Medicare).
  • Experience with healthcare research, healthcare planning, and healthcare financial management.
  • Experience with healthcare policy interpretation, development, and implementation.
  • Research skills.
  • Experience with analysis of regulatory authority, legislative action, and CMS guidelines.



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.




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