We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming health services and life sciences organizations in every way.IBM’s Watson Health Cúram Solutions team is seeking an experienced senior level Project Manager with Commercial off-the-shelf implementation services, experience, preferably in public sector human services, to join our team in Vancouver.We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming health services and life sciences organizations in every way. Discover what you can make of this moment.The Project Manager (PM) supports client, systems integrator, and IBM Curam project team members in executing project activities. The PM typically concentrates on leading the IBM Cúram work components during the project life-cycle and will be responsible for working collaboratively with other members of the overall project leadership team.You will pay particular attention to planning, organizing, and tracking work activities amongst team members, with an eye toward schedule, scope, and budget. This coupled with building strong relationships with key client and/or partner resources. The PM usually is the point resource for framing and escalating Cúram related issues, as well as identifying Cúram related risks and creating mitigation strategies.Successful candidates must have the following:
Managing complex Information Technology implementation projects.
Proven track record managing and delivering large, enterprise level business solutions, preferably within public sector/government.
Managing geographically dispersed teams.
*Traveling to client project sites is required.IBM Watson Health is working to enhance, scale and accelerate human expertise across the domains of health, human services, workforce services and social security, to help people live healthier, more productive lives. It is pioneering the use of cognitive technologies that understand, reason and learn to help social program organizations unlock the potential of data and analytics to improve service delivery. To IBM, Health is not just healthcare, it is individual health, community health, employer health and economic health to help foster better outcomes at lower cost.If you feel you possess these skills and experience, this may be the opportunity for you.This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.
PMP certification or equivalent experience
8+ years experience in technology IT related projects
5+ years experience in delivering large, complex, enterprise management solutions
Proven successful track record of team leadership
Ability to travel of minimum of 75% annually
Strong written and verbal communication skills
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