Job Details

Requisition Number 18-0007
Post Date 1/22/2018
Title Project Manager
City Austin
State TX


• Oversees the planning and implementation of medium to complex programs and projects associated with all aspects of FirstCare’s business

• Manages cross-functional teams responsible for major project deliverables anticipated in the initiation, planning, execution and transition stages of the project lifecycle. Ensures program and project goals are aligned with the company and departmental goals

• Leads the planning and implementation of various projects. Facilitates the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables. Defines project tasks and resource requirements.

• Monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders.

• Effective at establishing rapport and building trust-based relationships with business partners to achieve business goals.

• Process driven with a flair for identifying inefficiencies in business workflows and opportunities for optimization

• Results driven with an emphasis on offering solutions and a determination to meet or exceed objectives

• Serves in a technical leadership position with required skill sets to manage staff and project teams, and lead IT and business groups through planning, scoping, identification of requirements as chartering business technical solutions.

• Coordinates major initiatives, including multiple departments, service lines, platforms, and various administrative interfaces with overall business/healthcare solutions.

• Leads and facilitates strategic projects involving high business risk, scope, and impact to the organization and is involved in evaluating and researching new and existing products, procedures, workflows associated with these solutions.

• Provides direction and insight to leaders, peers, and team members regarding the identification and alignment of the listed programs.

• Recognized across the organization for expertise and sought out as a source of resolution for complex system problems.

• Maintains knowledge of industry best practices, strategies, methodologies, procedures, and IT policies




• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Information Technology or related field required

• Significant experience 2-4 years of program/project management experience leading medium to large initiatives.

• Management/Supervisory experience in a dynamic technology environment. Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration or related field a plus.

• Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

• Excellent working knowledge of Visio or similar flowcharting program

• Demonstrated strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

• Proven strategic planner that possesses high level vision

• Effective decision making, strong analytical and creative problem solving skills

• Ability to work effectively at all levels and functions of the company

• Successful execution of problem solving and thinking analytically, including follow-through and resolution

• Demonstrated proficiency in analyzing and documenting complex business processes

• Experience working with business to document business process flows

• Demonstrated proficiency in making effective decisions under pressure

• Demonstrated proficiency in gathering and interpreting relevant data and information

• Strong Problem Solving Skills

•Strong technical writing skills and fine attention to details, to include composition, grammar, punctuation and spelling.

•PMP Certification desired

FirstCare Health Plans is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or any other basis prohibited by law.

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