Share this Job

Insurance (L&A) Technical Project Manager - Remote: Domestic U.S.

Apply now »

Date: May 28, 2022

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 185784 

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 Insurance (L&A) Technical Project Manager - Remote: Domestic U.S. to join our team in Chicago, Illinois (US-IL), United States (US).

Technical Solution Architect Advisor:

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 an experienced project manager in managing complex business transitions and IT projects.  Individual must have experience in the life insurance industry and a background in driving business architecture.  This person will align deliverables with strategic goals as part of a major program


In This Role You Will Be Responsible For

  • Understanding of business goals (tactical and strategic) and drives development and implementation of business solutions
  • Driving projects to optimize business processes and develop a business architecture framework for continuous improvement
  • Work with Sr. Program Director in the development of plans for the projects assigned across the program
  • Develop with Program Director best practices focused on transition of new clients into the organization and build the repeatable processes to support growth
  • Actively manage the work efforts of functional resources through the project plan and manage project risk through comprehensive mitigation assessment and planning
  • Manage and maintain good communication across team members, leadership and stakeholders across multiple business units
  • Participate in business development activities associated with the growth of the business units this includes: Participation in due diligence, collaborate in responses for RFI
  • Develops the readiness of the organization for new implementations and transitions
  • Manages the project performance (e.g., delivery on commitments, quality, responsiveness, reliability) and financial performance (e.g., business case) expectations.
  • Establishes and maintains appropriate relationships with Solution Development, Solution Operations, and Business Sponsors. Acts as a focal point for assigned project-related activities.
  • Maintains awareness and oversight of project activities through proper status reporting to ensure a timely resolution of project execution issues, including changes in scope, quality/reliability issues, and resource constraints. Responsible for project sponsor satisfaction with project delivery and functionality.
  • Responsible for ensuring projects follow standard project development methodology and that the project conforms to IT-defined standards for security and technical architecture.
  • Apply a structured business architecture approach and methodology for capturing the key views of the enterprise

 

 

Requirements for This Role Include

  • Minimum of 6-9 years of experience in project management transition programs from carrier to a TPA
  • Life Insurance experience a must
  • Proven experience in as PM for large programs
  • Ability to work in a global organization with resources nearshore and offshore
  • Proven experience working with IT delivery teams to set direction on business solutions specifically in enterprise solutions such as Workflow, images, business process automation, deployment of surround solutions
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology or Scrum framework
  • The ability to visualize and create high-level models that can be used in future analysis to extend and mature the business architecture
  • Extensive experience planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives
  • Experience modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to communicate appropriately at all levels of the organization; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualizations
  • The ability to act as liaison conveying information needs of the business to IT and data constraints to the business; applies equal conveyance regarding business strategy and IT strategy, business processes and workflow automation, business initiatives and IT initiatives, and benefit realization and service delivery
  • Team player able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus
  • Strong situational analysis and decision-making abilities

 

Basic required qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in project management transition programs from carrier to a TPA
  • 5+ years’ experience working in the Life Insurance vertical
  • 2+ years’ experience architecting Life Insurance solutions

#LI-SGA

 

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.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Project Manager, Information Technology, IT Manager, Solution Architect, Developer, Technology