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Humana Lead Program Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Description

The IT Project Management Lead leads a team of program and project managers. Will be responsible for partnering with Digital business and IT stakeholders and mange portfolio of Digital programs and projects

Responsibilities

Are you passionate about improving the experiences of customers using technology? Do you love working in an agile environment and excited about opportunities to scale agile across multiple teams? This is a great opportunity to make a significant impact in improving the experiences of our members while transforming how we work!

The IT Project Management Lead leads a team of program and project managers to implement a portfolio of Digital programs and projects. Examples include mobile and web app development/enhancements, cloud migration, enhancements to improve Net Promoter Score (NPS), etc. Actively manages both business and IT stakeholder partnerships and ensures success of multiple critical initiatives. Leads and champions agile transformation across multiple teams involved in the implementation of products and value streams in support of Humana's agile transformation journey

Oversees the interdependencies and integration of interrelated projects, and sets strategies and leads program execution to deliver longer term business value. Exercises independent judgment and decision making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and works under minimal supervision, Uses independent judgment requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology or a related field

  • 8 or more years of technical experience

  • 3 or more years of people management experience

  • 5 or more years of agile experience with at least 2 years of scaled agile experience (agile across multiple teams using SAFe/other methodology)

  • Extensive management experience in a large corporate technical environment, with oversight across diverse technical platforms.

  • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Business Administration

  • Experience managing development of Web and mobile apps

  • Agile transformation experience

  • Six Sigma and/or Project Management Institute certification

  • Experience in the health solutions industry

Scheduled Weekly Hours

40

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