IT Project Manager - IS-Architect DE & Integration - (1.0 FTE, Days)
1.0 FTE, 8 Hour Day Shift
At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.
The IT Project Manager under general direction is responsible for developing, closing and managing all aspects of a unit/department's IT projects. The incumbent integrates user needs, collaborates with Technical Specialists, makes assessment and implements project plans. Scope of the role includes working with a project team that may include physicians, clinic staff, and other staff associated with an IT project from a unit or department. The incumbent manages IT projects and assists Project Managers and Directors on IT projects such as systems selection, design, database building, training, testing, activation and post activation activities.
Assure smooth turnover of projects both at the initiation as well as the conclusion to users
Collaborate with User Groups to maintain an ongoing understanding of business issues and needs
Coordinate with and direct third party vendors
Create project organizational structure and team composition; facilitate communication between project team members on deliverables
Determine project scope and deliverables, sets project expectations; develops and manages project plans e.g., identification of user requirements, analysis and design, buy/ proposals, contract negotiations, risk assessment, specification development, development and implementation, installation, configuration, testing, training, documentation, policy and procedure development, issue resolution, marketing and go-live customer support
Develop training, testing, and security plans to meet defined business requirements working with the appropriate business owners or authority
Monitor project schedule and budget; facilitate discussions on the assessment, documentation, and recommendations on business process flow to achieve project objectives
Work with users to identify and assess organizational strategies and systems/applications that meet operational needs
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: Bachelor's degree in a work-related field/discipline from an accredited college or university
Experience: Five (5) years of progressively responsible and directly related work experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Ability to foster effective working relationships and build consensus.
Ability to research and interpret relevant regulations, guidelines, and standards.
Ability to speak and write effectively at a level appropriate for the job
Ability to strategize, plan and implement change
Ability to supervise, coach, mentor, train, and evaluate work results
Knowledge and understanding of needs, goals, deliverables and interdependencies of various functional groups and departments in a health care environment
Knowledge and understanding of technical disciplines including programmers, systems analyst, and networking in a healthcare environment involving multiple applications and interfaces
Knowledge and understanding of the integration of information systems with specific organizational business needs and plans
Knowledge of new technologies (in specific field) and maintain and stay abreast of updates and changes
Knowledge of PC applications (MS Office and MS Project) and the ability to write reports.
Knowledge of principles and practices of organization, administration, fiscal
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