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Senior Project Manager - Information Security

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Date: Aug 31, 2017

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30345

Company: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Requisition #:  18725     
Name of Location:   Park West
Work Schedule:  Day
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Days:  Monday - Friday 

JOB SUMMARY

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is growing and will be adding a Sr. IT Project Manager to the team.  The Senior IT Project Manager provides effective management of midsized or large IT projects within business systems, infrastructure and security projects, and oversees the management of multiple smaller projects being managed by more junior project managers in these areas. Experience managing IT security and infrastructure projects a must.  

 

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for twelve consecutive years. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit/perks package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country and believe in work life balance and flexible and partial remote schedules.  Connect to our mission of being Dedicated to All Better and impact the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients and their families each year by contributing your talent and skills to our organization. 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree

CERTIFICATION SUMMARY

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

EXPERIENCE*

  • 10+ years progressive work related experience with demonstrated proficiency in multiple disciplines / processes related to the position including 6+ years leading IT projects
  • Demonstrated project management experience of multiple large or complex projects from beginning through execution
  • Demonstrated experience handling multiple projects simultaneously and completely
  • Experience with generally known project management software (e.g. – Microsoft Project), commercially available healthcare and business software packages is required
  • PMP certification required
  • Must have experience managing IT security projects

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*

  • Experience with task methodologies and project management software
  • College Degree

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*

  • Demonstrated knowledge of IT systems, terminology, and processes for the purpose of project administration
  • Demonstrated proficiency managing projects that typically have enterprise-wide implications as well as a highly technical complexity
  • Demonstrated understanding of application implications of moderate technical complexity
  • Demonstrated organizational, analytical and time management skills and display the following aptitudes: communication, problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills for the purpose of providing and explaining project information and status to management, staff, and vendors
  • Able to develop and maintain good working relationships and to interact positively and productively with teams across organizational lines, including administrative and executive staff

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

  1. Exercises a leadership role, ensuring the completion of projects within defined time-lines, budget controls and quality standards.
  2. Leads/mentors less experienced staff on complex projects in area of expertise.
  3. Develops planning and implementation methodologies, working with project team, external consultants, and vendors as necessary.
  4. Defines and manages project approach, structure, and charter through the establishment of project requirements and planning.
  5. Defines standards, methodologies, and processes to ensure efficient development and implementation of systems.
  6. Applies project management methodology and standards to project activities in order to meet business expectations.
  7. Administers the project tasks and manages dependencies to ensure that activities are consistent with established IS&T standards, as well as business objectives
  8. Prepares documentation and reports regarding project status, issues, and risks.
  9. Prepares management reports summarizing resource utilization as well as how project plans are performing against critical schedules and budgets.
  10. Develops, manages and monitors the project budget, schedule and scope.
  11. Prepares necessary project documentation as required for an overall Project Manager.
  12. Manages multiple large or complex projects.
  13. Responsible for ensuring that all project tasks are completed successfully, on time and within budget guidelines.
  14. Assembles a project team, identifies appropriate resources needed and develops a schedule to ensure timely completion of project.
  15. Holds and/or attends regular project meetings, vendor presentations, teleconferences, etc. which are associated with assigned projects.
  16. Provides clients/project team members with appropriate verbal/written communications to ensure the overall success of the project.
  17. Prepares presentations for project management and/or senior management relating to project status.
  18. Ability to communicate verbally converting technical to non-technical terms.
  19. Complete appropriate forms/discussions addressing performance and development goals for all employees assigned to each project to give effective, meaningful feedback.

SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*

Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance

Bending/Stooping - Not Present

Climbing - Not Present

Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.

Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Pushing/Pulling - Not Present

Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

WORKING CONDITIONS*

No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

 

Location Address:  2800 Century Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA  30345
Function:  Information Technology - Project Management

 

Overview:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 622 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for twelve consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of being Dedicated to All Better and impact the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients and their families each year.


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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