Cerner VA Innovation Business Ops Lead - Lead Federal Project Manager in Virtual District of Columbia, District Of Columbia
VA Innovation Business Ops Lead - Lead Federal Project Manager
The VA Innovation Business Ops Lead – Lead Federal Project Manager within Cerner's Federal team will support the VA Innovation Executive in one of the largest healthcare transformation efforts in our nation’s history. The support and leadership responsibilities can include, but are not limited to, strategy, roadmap, processes, policies, workflows, and deliverables related to Innovation. You will be responsible for leading and motivating the project team throughout the project, including working closely with project stakeholders and managing project changes and challenges. Clear communication skills and an ability to work with all levels of personnel and management are essential.
Plan and direct work of individuals as part of cross-functional teams
Help develop estimates and plans for all phases of the program with guidance as needed
Review work products to meet quality requirements as written
Monitor and control work, taking corrective action based on variations
Maintain good working relationships with client and respond to client requests
Maintain awareness of related programs in client environment
Foster a culture of continuous improvement
Create, implement, and manage Standard Operating Procedures
Accurately report plans and status through written and oral means
Ability to create and deliver presentations
Demonstrated experience managing program budgets including Profit and Loss
Ensure matrix team members are completing assigned tasks
Communicate program goals to stakeholders
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Master’s degree (scientific or health background preferred) with at least 3 years of innovation/process improvement related work experience
Clinical Experience preferred
Startup Accelerator Experience preferred
Federal government work experience preferred
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and/or equivalent Agile certification preferred
Able to define and implement project metrics for scope, schedule, cost, and quality
Able to use project management tools such as JIRA, MS Project, SharePoint, and capacity models
Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance applicable for your position
Willing to reside in a virtually approved city
Willing to travel up to 40% as needed
Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
Perform other responsibilities as assigned
District of Columbia
Relocation Assistance Available:
Yes - Domestic/Regional
Virtual District of Columbia
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Cerner Government Services